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At left, David Catania, spokesman for Starship Technologies, explains how an autonomous robot, pictured, could be used to deliver everything from groceries and prescriptions to mail. (Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services)

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What’s being called a “personal delivery device” doesn’t have the personality of WALL-E, nor the communication skills of that small, waste-collecting robot of Pixar-film fame.

By Howard Fischer, For the Courier February 8, 2018