According to the report, one of the main factors driving the market is the need to reduce total cost of ownership. Robots help manufacturing companies develop and manufacture accurate and reliable products without defects. They also help companies reduce product failure costs and product wastage.
Category: Future of Robotics
Written by CHRIS ELLIOTT
They may not yet have reached the startlingly lifelike capabilities of Sonny, the soft-spoken android in the movie I, Robot, but they’re getting closer.
It may seem uncomfortably close to science fiction, but robots are moving ever nearer to having humanlike abilities to smell, feel and see their surroundings, allowing them to operate more independently and perform some of the dangerous, dirty and dull jobs people don’t want to do.