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First Humanoid Robot Set to Fly in Space

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Robonaut 2 (R2), which was jointly developed by NASA and General Motors, makes its visual decisions using the imaging software Halcon from MVTec.
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Quality Bingo

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A twist on the classic board game, Quality Bingo is meant to enhance employee productivity by educating its players. The game encourages workers to improve metrics and meet goals to support continuous improvement efforts.
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A Streamlined 3-D Approach

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A municipal ice rink recently contracted an engineering firm to install new cooling equipment in the mechanical room. The challenge for the engineers was to limit the downtime while updating the old cooling unit. The firm was able to quickly perform updates with minimal disruption of the structures’ functions through 3-D laser scanning.
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Becoming a Lean Machine

By Ross Mauri
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IBM is transforming its manufacturing into a leaner, more efficient operation. By using deep business analytics, simplifying its offerings and product development and implanting test clouds, the company is is cutting costs and getting products to market more quickly.
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Remote Visual Inspection Equipment

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Johnny Gonzalez, sales manager at GE Measurement & Control Solutions, talks about remote visual inspection (RVI) and how advances in software have helped improve the RVI experience. He also discusses ongoing trends in the field.
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Ultrasonic Testing Solutions

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Barry DeLong, sales manager at GE Measurement & Control Solutions, discusses ultrasonics (UT) and some of the trends in UT inspection. He also addresses how the equipment is becoming more simplified for the customer.
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PRE-Control on a Spreadsheet

By Bill Levinson
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PRE-Control is a simple visual control--one that makes the status of an activity obvious--for real time management of production processes.
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Art Conservation with Computed Radiography: Buffalo State College

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The Art Conservation Department at Buffalo State College, in Buffalo NY, provides its students with cutting-edge Carestream technology.
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Machine Vision System Used at Confectionary

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Orbis' machine vision system for the food industry, Imprint Verifier, inspects both markings and package qualities.
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Trends in Eddy Current

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Dave Jankowski, senior sales manager at GE Measurement and Control Solutions (Billerica, MA), discusses eddy current and the developing technologies around it. He also talks about the type of training that GE provides for customers.
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 In honor of World Quality Month, we spoke to James Rooney, ASQ Past Chairman of the Board of Directors 2013, for his take on quality around the world.
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