Looking through the efficiency glasses

Eye tracking software can be a modern boon to the age-old ISE tool of time studies

By Joseph Byrum

Science fiction writers say the businesses of the future will be run by self-aware robots. After all, these devices can make intelligent decisions unclouded by fear or other emotions. They will work 24/7 without the need for pay, break time, unionizing or vacation. Such an enterprise would outperform the fallible human competition – at least until the last act of the story, when the robots inevitably go rogue.

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