Softbank to open store in Japan staffed mostly by Pepper robots

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You may worry about a future in which robots will take your job, but in Japan, that future is already happening — and it’s being led by SoftBank’s Pepper robot.On Wednesday, the Japan-based telecom giant announced plans to launch a public-facing cellphone store staffed primarily by Pepper robots, with just a few lowly humans allowed to hang around as robot helpers.

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