Robocalypse

Robocalypse? I Think Not.

Predictions of the Robocalypse are everywhere. “Robots Are Winning the Race for Jobs,” headlines The New York Times, which linked workplace automation to the rise of despotic rulers around the world. Elon Musk warns “Robots will do everything better than us.” On one hand, 72 percent of Americans are worried about an automated future (Pew […]

ABB

ABB sensors let low-voltage motors live longer, healthier lives

Low-voltage motors just got a big Internet of Things (IoT) assist with the introduction of smart sensor technology that significantly cuts downtime and extends motor lifespan. This advance in industrial IoT technology could be widely implemented by plant operators using a variety of motors. Switzerland-based ABB announced its new sensor tech for low-voltage motors that […]