April 26, 2013
A gripping article this week on Manufacturing.net from Robert Atkinson, president and founder of Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. In the article Atkinson dismisses the perception of that robots are replacing humans in the workplace.
Outlining the benefits, Atkinson believes that “Technological growth has been principally responsible for the development of new industries, products and processes that have created better paying jobs, cheaper goods and a higher standard of living for society.”
“By embracing the machine we are all better off.”
Paired with the IFR’s study, Positive Impact of Industrial Robots on Employment, this story provides further commentary that “Technology Is Not The Problem — It Is The Solution.”
Read the full, insightful article on Manufacturing.net