“According to a translated page from the Chinese site Techweb, each robot costs between $20,000 to $25,000, which is over three times the average salary of one worker. However, amid international pressure, Foxconn continues to increase worker salaries with a 25 percent bump occurring earlier this year.”
:: programable robots are now cheaper than human beings ::
and within a few short years will be just as capable in handling the intricate tasks of electrical construction.
so my question i guess is – what then?” —006 : programable robots are now cheaper than human beings – those jobs at the factory aren’t coming back « T.H.E.J.A.Y.M.O (via new-aesthetic)