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Automation refers to an array of technologies to control and monitor processes without human intervention. It replaces tedious, repetitive manual work. In this space, we will explore how automation is revolutionizing manufacturing, transport, utilities, defense, facilities, operations, and lately, information technology.


Global effects of automation: Toward a jobless society?

It is undoubtedly true that robots are faster, more efficient, more agile, and more intelligent than human workers, and they can only benefit humanity....
School Workflow Automation

The ultimate guide for School Workflow Automation

Process automation is a trend globally towards increasing a business’s productivity and cut down on operational costs. An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system helps...

How to get started with robotics and automation in manufacturing

Integrating robotics and automation into an existing manufacturing process requires a strategic approach. The deployment of any industrial robot application requires a unique end...

Interview with NFC Touch’s chief solution architect Sunny So on RPA

I recently had a chat with Sunny So, Chief Solution Architect of Hong Kong-based robotic process automation company NFC Touch, which recently launched the...

HRG Robotics to showcase new robotic systems at Automate 2019

HIT Robot Group (HRG Robotics or "the Group"), one of China's leading manufacturers of robots, will unveil its new smart robotic systems at Automate 2019 running...
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AI and automation in HR: A quick guide for our future workforce

Human resource is one of the essential parts of any business or organization. Out of all the parts of a company, this one deals...

What makes the best AI chatbot? Let’s find out!

Chatbots are known by various names, such as a conversational AI bot, AI assistant, virtual customer assistant, intelligent virtual assistant, digital assistant, conversational agent,...

How to secure your RPA ecosystem from security risks (Checklist)

Robotics Process Automation (RPA) brings a lot of benefits to organizations. By creating a virtual workforce, it improves business efficiencies, error reduction, standardization, faster...

10 steps to get started with chatbot development

Do you want to build a chatbot? Then, you are not alone! Facebook Messenger alone has more than 34,000 chatbots, which are increasingly helping...

Top 12 manufacturers of 3D printed houses and buildings

3D printing technology, aka additive manufacturing (AM), has been around for the past 30 years. Perhaps, it was only recently that as manufacturing technology,...