Autonomous vehicles, such as cars, forklifts, and delivery robots, may never be able to operate 100% independently. That is where teleoperation could help.
Ships play a huge part in the global economy, and we could soon see a bigger push toward automation in the maritime realm.
As the pandemic stretches on, the threat to meatpacking, meat processing, and distribution center employees has researchers seeking a new production model.
Though automation is creating new job opportunities, many workers are at risk of being left behind. But that bleak future is not inevitable.
The COVID-19 crisis could accelerate a robotics revolution and impact jobs — but it’s not necessarily all bad news for workers.