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Association for Advancing Automation criticizes 60 Minutes segment on robotics

The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) is none too pleased with this Sunday’s “March of the Machines” segment on 60 Minutes, where Steve Kroft reported on how technological advances like robotics are revolutionizing the workplace but may be preventing job growth. A3 is an umbrella group for Robotic Industries Association, AIA-Advancing Vision + Imaging, and Motion Control […]

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60 Minutes reports on robotics and its effect on job creation

Last night, Steve Kroft from 60 Minutes reported on how technological advances like robotics are dramatically changing the workplace. While these mechanical innovations are allowing companies to be more productive and save money, they can be seen as a possible cause for the stagnation of job growth. And yes, that’s an ABB robot at minute […]

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