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Robotics Record

First half of 2017 is benchmark year for automation A ‘Robopocalypse’ is happening by the numbers…even if it may be an overblown theory in real life. The Association for Advancing Automation (A3) announced the results of its research on robotics and automation trends, sales, and growth Thursday, showing record tallies in the areas of robotics, […]

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March EA preview: Post show coverage of Automate 2013

Robots ruled at this year’s Automate 2013 Conference & Exhibition in Chicago. The show, organized by the Association for Advancing Automation, took place January 21-24 and was attended by a record 10,975 end users, government buyers, distributors, OEMs, machine builders and more across the U.S. and 55 countries. McCormick Place was filled with close to […]

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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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