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Better, Faster, and Cheaper – These Robots Are Invading Car Manufacturing Plants

Does anyone doubt that it really is just a matter of time before human assembly line workers are a thing [...]
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Foxconn Worker Strike Over For Now, iPhone 5 Production Resumes

Technology : The Inquisitr - Tech (2 years ago)

A worker strike at Foxconn, the manufacturer of Apple’s iPhone 5, has ended with workers in Zhengzhou, China returning to their assembly line. Between 3,000 and 4,000 Foxconn workers at the Zhengzou plant walked off the job early on... Read Post

General Motors Cutting Production To Relieve Inventory Glut

Vehicles / Automotive Industry News : The Truth About Cars (yesterday)

Facing growing dealer inventories, General Motors is cutting back production at two of its plants to adjust supply and demand. Automotive News reports Orion Assembly in Detroit and the Flex line at Oshawa Car Assembly in Oshawa, Can... Read Post

Robots Replacing Human Factory Workers at Faster Pace

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Savings Experiment (2 weeks ago)

Paul Sancya/AP By Paul Wiseman WASHINGTON -- Cheaper, better robots will replace human workers in the world's factories at a faster pace over the next decade, pushing manufacturing labor costs down 16 percent, a report Tuesday said.... Read Post


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