Reuters is reporting that Foxconn workers are getting a pay bump to 1,800 yuan per month and it could further raise above 2,200 yuan a month if the worker passed a technical examination. 25% increase in pay! The pay three years ago was 900 yuan a month.
Sounds great except 1,800 yuan is about $285, meaning around $10 a day, or less than a dollar per hour.
The advancements in robotics is getting serious. Now, MIT's robot cheetah can chase you down, while it runs on its own power. Also, it can jump, so don't think walls or fences will stop it. Watch the video below: Read more