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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.

How to Achieve Effortless Programming With Skills

Can robot programming really be this easy? Well yes! We compare the traditional vs the new way of programming.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Oct 19, 2017 7:00:00 AM
   
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How to Achieve Effortless Programming With Skills

Can robot programming really be this easy? Well yes! We compare the traditional vs the new way of programming.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Oct 19, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How Long Does It Take to Launch Lean Robotics?

How quickly can you launch Lean Robotics? A day? Six months? Here's how to make it quicker.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Oct 17, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How to Convince Your Boss to Go With Cobots

How do you convince management that collaborative robots are the way to go? Here's the definitive guide to getting robots...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Oct 11, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Six Steps for Preparing Your Team for Lean Robotics

Why should you prepare your team for Lean Robotics? How do you do it? Here's the process to ensure success.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Oct 2, 2017 7:00:00 AM
The Four Principles of Lean Robotics

Lean Robotics involves a change of mindset… which can be hard for a manufacturing business! Use these four core principles...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Sep 27, 2017 9:15:00 AM
What's the Difference Between Lean Robotics and Lean Manufacturing?

What is Lean Robotics? How does it fit with Lean Manufacturing ? Here are all the answers!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Sep 21, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How Procter and Gamble Is Leading the Way With Cobots

The consumer goods industry is starting to accept collaborative robots. Procter and Gamble is leading the way, and has been...

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Sep 6, 2017 7:00:00 AM
How Robots Help the Consumer Goods Industry Adapt

Can small companies keep up with the new, demanding consumer? Here's how robotics can help!

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 21, 2017 7:00:00 AM
Top 7 Robotic Applications in Food Packaging

Cakes, creams, lettuce and milk. Robots can package them all! Here are seven great robotic food packaging applications.

Alex Owen-Hill
By Alex Owen-Hill
on Aug 16, 2017 7:00:00 AM
 
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