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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Exploiting Industrial Collaborative Robots

By Lucas Apa (@lucasapa)
Traditional industrial robots are boring. Typically, they are autonomous or operate with limited guidance and execute repetitive, programmed tasks in manufacturing and production settings.1 They are often used to perform duties that are dangerous or unsuitable for workers; therefore, they operate in isolation from humans and other valuable machinery.