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A fast-food chain in California is using a burger-flipping robot

Veggie burgers are cooked over a flame on a grill in Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S., on June 26, 2017.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif - RC1E5872A3A0

Featuring a six-axis robotic arm bolted to the kitchen floor, the machine works lunchtime shifts at CaliBurger's Pasadena location, according to The Washington Post. Image: REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Leanna Garfield
Reporter, Tech Insider
Leanna Garfield
Innovation Reporter, Tech Insider
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