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Foxconn’s Robot Army Yet to Prove Match for Humans – Digits – WSJ

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iPhone Maker’s Robot Turns Its Hand to Noodles: A robot created by Foxconn is becoming a celebrity in north China’s Shanxi Province, where it cuts traditional noodles. Photo: Menglin Huang/The Wall Street JournalFour years ago, Foxconn founder Terry Gou envisaged an army of one million robots would now be working the assembly lines at the world’s biggest contract electronics maker.Today the Taiwanese assembler of iPhones and iPads has around 50,000 automated employees and still has more than one million humans in its chain of Chinese factories.

Source: Foxconn’s Robot Army Yet to Prove Match for Humans – Digits – WSJ

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