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FUTURE OF FOOD DELIVERY COULD BE ... ROBOTS?; PITT MIGHT JOIN GROUP OF COLLEGES TRYING IT OUT

Sep 15, 2019 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Imagine dashing to a meeting in Oakland and reaching the crosswalk, only to look down and notice you're standing beside a 2-foot-tall robot poised to deliver burritos to ravenous students in a nearby dorm.

Move over, Uber Eats. Brace yourself, Grubhub. The food delivery business - at least on the University of Pittsburgh's sprawling campus - is about to get more crowded. Not to mention, autonomous.

San Francisco-based Starship Technologies is working with the university and its food ...