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Do You Prefer Impersonal or Personal Coffee

Touch the Soil News #652 (Feature Photo, courtesy of Café X) While it may seem not such a big deal, robotics are leading the charge of “impersonal” in the food chain. Café X, an evolving approach to robotic baristas, now has a fully functioning coffee bar in San Francisco. No personal service however. Orders are taken via an app and a large automated barista with the help of a robotic arm serve the coffee. Henry Hu, Founder and CEO of Café X is heading rapidly down the robotic path to commerce. Claims are that you can get coffee in 10 seconds rather than 10 minutes. At the heart of the…

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