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Robots (By Samsung, Of Course)

LCD Juggernaut: Tom's Hardware Looks Into Samsung's Seoul
Robots (By Samsung, Of Course)

The rule in fabs is that the fewer humans you have in the mix, the better. Robots never sneeze, trip, throw out their backs, or anything else that might lead to thousands of dollars of glass shattered on the floor and hundreds of thousands of dollars in production setbacks. Having felt a pane of mother glass, I can’t imagine humans actually attempting to carry it. Instead, these robots do the job, looking like a cross between a Transformer and a pallette jack. The speed with which these things whip around inside their sealed hallways, shuttling panes through various processes, is a marvel to behold.

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