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The Workplace: Power to People or Robots?
Factory robots are stiff and stupid. Ordinary people don’t touch them. But what if robots become as common as computers and just as easy to use. Rodney Brooks, former iRobot CTO, sees a future where machines become just another “employee,” part of our everyday working life. Meanwhile, Kiva Systems founder and CEO Mick Mountz narrates a play-by-play as smart warehouse robots lift, drive, select, park and refuel.
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Rodney Brooks at Maker Faire
Mick Mountz at WIRED Business Conference 2011