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Alex Owen-Hill is a freelance writer and blogger who writes about a large range of topics, including science, language, creativity and (of course) robotics. He completed a PhD in Telerobotics from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid as part of the PURESAFE project, in collaboration with CERN. As a recovering academic, he maintains a firm foot in the robotics world by blogging for gripper manufacturer Robotiq.

Is In-House Robotics Expertise Enough?

Training in-house robotics expertise looks like a promising way to fill the skills gap. But, is it enough? As the role of integrators is changing in the world of automation, we discuss whether you can really train the workforce in robotics skills. Is it enough to match the expertise of external integrators?

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Feb 1, 2017 7:00:00 AM
   
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Is In-House Robotics Expertise Enough?

Training in-house robotics expertise looks like a promising way to fill the skills gap. But, is it enough? As the role of...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Feb 1, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How to Learn About Robotics in 2017

Robotics is going to be a vital skill this year and now is the best time to start learning. Whether you are a hobbyist...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 30, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Moving to In-House Robotics Expertise: What to Expect

Are you ready to move to in-house robotics expertise? We understand if you are unsure about making the move. Here are seven...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 17, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How to Benchmark a Robot Application in 10 Steps

You develop a new application for your robot, or modify an existing one. How do you know if you have improved the process?...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 16, 2017 7:00:00 AM
What Is Robot Benchmarking?

Technical industries often have well established benchmarks, but not robotics. We introduce some promising new benchmarks...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 10, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Six Tips to Launch a Robotics Startup in 2017

Is 2017 a good year to launch a robotics startup? The market has improved over the last few years, but there are some...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Jan 4, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Why Singularities Can Ruin Your Day

What do robots have in common with black holes? They both have singularities! In this best published post of the year, we...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Dec 30, 2016 7:00:00 AM
What is the Best Programming Language for Robotics?

It's a question that a lot of new roboticists will ask at least once in their career. Unfortunately, it's also a question...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Dec 28, 2016 7:00:00 AM
The Internet of Things: Why Robotics is Ahead in Top Trends

As everyone starts to look for "the big technology trends of 2016", it seems that one technology is overshadowing all others...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Dec 26, 2016 7:00:00 AM
 
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