How Much Is That Robot Dog In The Window? About $75,000

Recent advances in robotics and artificial intelligence have made a huge impact on industries of all kinds. Now, Boston Dynamics is providing the opportunity to own the latest, and arguably strangest looking, robot technology. Spot, Boston Dynamics’ robotic dog can be yours for the low price of just $74,500. The company says it has already …

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Boeing to Consolidate Dreamline Production in South Carolina after Demand Drops

The demand for air travel still remains low as airliners and aircraft manufacturers prepare for the fourth quarter. As such, the lack of orders is causing those like Boeing to take some cost-cutting measures. Among those is their plan to consolidate production of their 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Back in July, the company said that it …

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COVID Pandemic Speeds Up Changes in Manufacturing

When the Covid-19 pandemic began earlier this year, its impact was felt in many different ways. In China, where the first cases were reported, cities and towns were placed under strict lockdown measures in order to contain the outbreak. This meant that many Chinese factories also shut down, which had a negative impact on manufacturing …

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MFG Talk Radio Correspondent Cliff Waldman Launches a New Consulting Company

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ARLINGTON, Va., June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cliff Waldman, whose respected research has solidified his reputation as one of the leading experts on manufacturing, has launched the consulting firm New World Economics (www.newworldecon.com). Through its products and services, New World Economics provides much-needed clarity and guidance for manufacturers at this time of massive economic uncertainty …

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