December 19, 2008

One Million Service Bots Have Taken Over Human Jobs

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And so the takeover begins. IEEE Spectrum has compiled a list of industrial robot density in 67 nations. The data comes from the International Federation of Robotics and the International Labour Organization. There are over 1 million working worldwide, with the top three honors in Asia. Japan has 295 bots for every 10,000 humans working, and for no pay we might add. Considering all the problems going on with the "Big Three," Detroit might want to do likewise.

Via IEEE

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at December 19, 2008 9:07 PM
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