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Mercedez-Benz employs humans instead of robots in its assembly line

Customised requirements have demanded the increased involvement of skilled human workers in Mercedes-Benz’s assembly lines. Ever heard of an industrialized company reversing its decision on automating its assembly lines and preferring humans instead of robots? In what is an eye opener, Mercedes...

Voice and Touch ID Security Rolled Out by HSBC for Cusotmers

In a big step towards biometric banking in the UK, HSBC is rolling out voice recognition and touch ID services for 15 million customers by the summer.

Walmart Showed the Worst Results in 35 Years

Net income of Wal-Mart - the world's largest retailer - fell by 8%, revenues declined by 1.5% according to a report for the fourth quarter of 2015, published on Thursday. The company's revenue for the whole of last year fell by 0.7%. This is the retailer’s worst result over the past 35 years. The main reasons for such a poor performance - the growth of the dollar, what caused a decline in revenues of the company’s international division, as well as increasing competition from online retailers.
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