The Industrial Revolution began at the end of the 18th century with the introduction of mechanized manufacturing. This led to the assembly line and mass production. Since 1970, machines have become computerized. Now we're entering Industry 4.0.
German chancellor Angela Merkel has opened the world's biggest industrial fair. Poland is the partner nation of the fair that also seeks to allay fears from technological advances associated with Industry 4.0.
Robots have descended upon the world's largest industrial fair by the hundreds. But the big question that reverberates through the trade floor is this: Will fellow robots steal my job?
A machine-tool maker called DMG Mori has its headquarters in Iga. What's special about the company is that it's working on the next generation of industrial machines - the 'Industry 4.0' generation.
The military's computers are attacked from online sources thousands of times each day. To improve defense, the Bundeswehr has now launched its own cyber command.
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