A Dismal Future for Man versus Machine? (.PDF Download)

In a tragic turn of events this past June, a robot at a Volkswagen plant in Baunatal, Germany, crushed a worker to death. Even though the actions were seemingly due to human error, indirectly it may portend the future of humans and machines...

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