Technology

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Definitions of technology
the application of practical,mechanical, electrical and related sciences to industry
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the four types of technology
robotics, automation, communications, designs
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the application of robotics
handling operations, welding, other production application, assembling, packaging and pallesting
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definition of automation
the use of machinery to replace human resources
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benefits of using stock control in technology
computers have customer info, retailers are able to link their tills to stock
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benefits of using communication in technology
it allows the business to improve internal and external communication. internal information can be processed and solvd quickly
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benefits of using design in technology
company and testing of new ideas, creation of new products
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benefits of using technology
reducing costs, improving quality, reducing waste, increasing productivity
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other benefits of technology
flexibility, financial monitoring, new and better products and services, better working conditions
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Issues in introducing and updating technology
resistance to change, lower morale, cost, keeping up with change, lower barriers to entry
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the four types of technology

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robotics, automation, communications, designs

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the application of robotics

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definition of automation

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benefits of using stock control in technology

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