Qualcomm
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Industry Responds as Trump Kills Tech Deal

March 14, 2018 admin 0

NEW YORK (AP) — The decision by President Donald Trump to scuttle a hostile takeover by Singapore’s Broadcom of the U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm caught some on Wall Street off guard. Shares of Qualcomm slid more […]

Smart Manufacturing Technology
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Smart Manufacturing—It’s Not (Just) About Technology

January 31, 2018 admin 0

Competition between suppliers of advanced manufacturing technologies has driven improvements in delivery and quality while driving down costs. Though most new technology investments meet buyers’ specifications, too many fail to deliver the business impact that […]

AGVs: Predictably Flexible
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AGVs: Predictably Flexible

January 23, 2018 admin 0

Automatic guided vehicle (AGV) or cart (AGC). Autonomous mobile robot (AMR). Vision-guided vehicle (VGV). Self-driving vehicle (SDV). And there will likely be more additions to this list of acronyms in the coming year, as mobile […]

The many movements of robotics
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The many movements of robotics

January 16, 2018 admin 0

When designing an automation project that involves moving an object from place to place or some repetitive motion function, it may benefit the project to include robots into the system. Choosing the correct type of […]

Where the robots are
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Where the robots are

August 16, 2017 admin 0

Where are the robots, exactly? One answer—if you read the steady flow of doomy articles online — is that automation is everywhere, not just all over the media but (you would have to conclude) thoroughly […]

Top 5 Digital Transformation Trends In Manufacturing
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Top 5 Digital Transformation Trends In Manufacturing

August 10, 2017 admin 0

Like the Industrial Revolution impacted manufacturing, digital transformation is now responsible for changing the industry. Finally, industrial manufacturers are joining their counterparts — as I’ve previously discussed — and are moving to a digital world. […]