The Robotics Revolution Is Taking Place Essay

2265 Words Nov 28th, 2016 10 Pages
The robotics revolution is taking place and has been taking place for the past few years. With the increase of production and consumption of technological devices like the smartphone, televisions, smart computers (like Mac), and even smart gaming systems (like the Xbox one), robots are slowly integrating into our society. Companies like Google and Apple have made advances into their products in order to maintain a footing in this revolution. Google, in particular has already bought eight robotics companies in the second half of 2013, and continued on well into 2014 with the purchases of Boston Dynamics and Titan Aerospace. Other companies like Tesla Motors an Audi are testing self-driving car prototypes. Products like the iPhone has responding software called “siri” where we command “her” to perform certain tasks and “she’ll” do it. Along with the Amazon echo dot, that functions the same way.
Robots are coming. Whether we like it or not, we cannot stop science from evolving into bigger and better things. Everyone, at one point, has been conflicted with the idea of robots integrating into our human society. On one hand, it could go well. Robots would most likely take over simple labor work like cleaning, cooking, or even driving. They will provide assistance in the work force. They might even help save the government tons of money on labor work. On the other hand, it could go wrong. They could malfunction or crash. We already have this problem with our electronics today.…

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