A recent study by a group of students at MIT set out to find the extent to the which robots have replaced people on the factory floor in the USA.
Instead of finding armies of robots twittering away to each other in Japanese and Chinese, they found:
Other than that, there was nary a robot to be seen.
So, what is going on here?
Is the US hopelessly backwards relative to the rest of the world?
The answer is NO!
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