Archive: Aug 2014

Working with robots makes employees happier

With the 21st century’s wave of distrust in technology beginning to wane, research is being undertaken to better understand the best ways to implement automation into the workplace. On such project, being performed at MIT has determined something interesting, that humans seem to be happier when robots are making decisions. [N]ew research coming out of…

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Factory robots play a big role in growing the US manufacturing industry

As the presence of robots in factories has increased in the last few decades, the opinion that robots will take away manufacturing jobs has been growing. Even so, the robots that have replaced human labor have also opened up new opportunities and jobs for people, rather than making them obsolete in the workplace. Yes, a…

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