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Customers watch android robot 'Aiko Chihira' at the reception of Mitsukoshi department store in Tokyo, Monday. The lifelike android robot, which was developed by Japanese electronics manufacturer Toshiba, marked her first day at work as a receptionist at the department store on Monday, greetings customers as they walked in.
(Shizuo Kambayashi/AP)