5 things robots do better than humans and 3 things they don’t

COBALT ROBOTICS | September 24, 2018

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Will robots ever replace humans in every area of our working lives? This question is the stuff of science fiction stories. And now that [robots] are making viable contributions to almost every industry, sci-fi writers have fresh material with which to speculate. For now, and for the foreseeable future, the answer is still no. Still, as technology advances, many jobs we hate (and some we love) can be done better by a robot.

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