Robo record

Over 1,000 smart robots dancing in unison at the International Beer Festival in Qingdao, in China's Shandong province, last Saturday. The robots set a new Guinness World Record by dancing together for more than one minute. The previous record was hel
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Over 1,000 smart robots dancing in unison at the International Beer Festival in Qingdao, in China's Shandong province, last Saturday. The robots set a new Guinness World Record by dancing together for more than one minute. The previous record was held by 540 dancing robots. This year's Beer Festival event also features intelligent robots being used for various purposes, including bartending and opening beer bottles.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 01, 2016, with the headline 'Robo record'. Print Edition | Subscribe