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Are Robots the Croupiers of the Future?

Written by Contributor, on 18th Nov 2020. Posted in General

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The introduction of robotics and artificial intelligence has taken the whole world by storm. Read on to know how robots can be used in casinos.

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With new technology getting introduced regularly, robots have become extremely popular all over the world. They have been sent to space, used in factories, etc. and with time, these uses are only going to increase. It seems there is no limit to all the places where robots can be used, and it makes us think, are robots the croupiers of the future? Read on to

Virtual Casinos

 

Just like all the other industries, the casino industry has also been taken by storm with the advent of technology. Earlier, while mechanical machines were used in the casinos, with the changing times, there has been an arrival of electronic entertainment devices as well as digital touchscreen monitors. Not only this, technology has made it possible to bring the whole casino experience online, which has not only reduced operational costs for the casinos but also provided much more comfort to the players. Online casinos have made it possible for the players to log on to their favorite casino from the comforts of their home – all they need is a computer or a smartphone and internet connection.

Robots in the casino

 

After introducing online casinos, the casino industry is all set to introduce robots in the casino. Having robots in the casino will not only attract more customers, but it will also result in a decrease in the money that customers have to pay their staff as salary. With robots, there would be a less human touch to the casinos, which will ensure that the customers are entertained by a machine, which never gets tired and is completely impartial. If everything goes well, soon, more and more casinos will see a robot as a croupier. The robots are believed to attract young people who are not much interested in traditional slots and jackpots and will appreciate some change. The presence of robots in casinos will mean that the croupier will not only be pleasant to its customers but will also be able to detect cheating. Although robots have already been used in some of the casinos all over the world, the idea of using robots will take time to get popular.

Robot Bartenders

Not only as a croupier, but robots can also be used as bartenders in casinos. On days when casinos are overly populated, it can get extremely difficult for bartenders to correctly remember all the orders and cater to all the customers, especially when the staff is limited. In such a situation, using robots won’t only reduce the prices for the casino owners but will ensure that guests receive their orders on time. Not only this, these robots will be able to create alcoholic cocktails, that too in no time. All the customers would need to do is place their orders through their smartphones. Afterward, the customers can make the payment through an electronic card. Not only as bartenders, but robots can also be used as waiters, where they can be in charge of bringing the food and plates from the food area to the customers. This way, robots can handle a lot of the work in the casinos, right from being a croupier to waiters. This ensures that the activities in the casino are seamless and in order. However, no matter how efficient the robots become, they will never be able to completely replace the casino staff. This is because customers will still need some personal touch in the casinos. No matter how fast and effective a robot is, it still requires a helping hand from a human. The changes in robot technology are still in development, and it cannot be said when robots will become more popular in casinos. It cannot be denied that even after so many developments, there is still more to be desired of robots.

The biggest advantage of robotics in casinos is that it will help in saving money, especially for casino owners. It is a fact that a robot croupier can help in saving money; however, at present, this technology is not at all cost-effective. In the future, more and more casinos will have robots. However, we still have time till the whole game shifts from human hands and is taken over by robots. In the beginning, we will most likely see a mix of both human staff and robots in the casinos. Moreover, for now, robots are not even considered legal, and it will take some time till we see a robot in all casinos.

 

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