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Mika The Robot-Boss

Mika is a research project creation that resulted from a collaboration between Hansen Robotics and Polish rum company Dictador.

As far as I know, the first use of the phrase robot-boss appears in Women's World (1939) by David C. Cooke:

The men filled bag after bag with coal, and carried them close to the mouth of the adit near the mouth of a deserted shaft. John was one of the men who were carrying the heavy bags back through the tunnel, and he slipped away on one trip while the robot-boss was busy at the lip of the new lode instructing and egging the men on to greater speed...


(Robot-Boss from 'Women's World' by David C. Cooke)

See also these earlier stories: Still Wondering If You'd Work For A Robot Boss? (2018), One Third Of Young Canadians Prefer Robot Boss (2016) and 'My Boss Is A Robot' Project Automates Journalism (2011).

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