Posts Categorized: automation

Designer’s film flags serious issues surrounding society’s obsession with productivity

Add / Remove Spotted: A film by designer Keiichi Matsuda offers a frightening look at the dangers of automation and society’s obsession with productivity. The film is part of the designer’s ongoing work that looks at the dark side of technology. The short four-minute, 360-degree-film documents the life of an unnamed accountant who unconsciously, and then consciously, […]

13 automation innovations to inspire you to reset your strategy

We have gathered together our 2018 pick of the Top 13 automation disrupters that challenge traditional models. Our selection of global innovations showcases the exciting potential that automation presents for the future workforce and wider industries.

Top 5 Automation Ideas

We have picked some of the most innovative solutions that use automated technologies to improve business operations, increase safety and deliver a more enhanced service across a variety of business sectors.

Robot server delivers food in restaurants

A California startup has developed a robot that delivers food and clears tables in restaurants

EU project develops robotic cucumber harvester

The robot cucumber-picker is able to harvest ripe cucumbers without damaging them.

A car that can read your mind

An experimental cap collects data that helps predict how drivers want to drive.

Robot snake can crawl through pipes

Engineers have developed a robotic snake that can conduct inspections in places where humans cannot fit.