On Aug. 9, pioneering scientists will discuss the potential of the next generation of robots at a “We the Geeks” Google+ Hangout event hosted by the White House. The virtual session is part of a larger effort that spotlights the future of tech, science, and innovation in the U.S., and features a panel of leading experts including entrepreneurs, scientists, and scholars from top universities.
In manufacturing, accuracy, speed of operations, and consistency are a recipe for success. For decades now, the U.S. automotive industry has improved these factors with the use of robotic equipment to perform repetitive, heavy, or dangerous procedures. Read more
As manufacturers and other businesses continue to struggle with how to adapt to new costs and regulations from the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a small consolation has emerged. The Obama administration has launched a new website dedicated to educating business owners on how the ACA will affect their bottom line. Read more