[Reuters] Foxconn to use more robots; said up to 1 million in 3 years

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[Reuters] Foxconn to use more robots; said up to 1 million in 3 years - 08/01/11 06:33 AM

HONG KONG/TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, known for assembling Apple's iPhones and iPads in China, plans to use more robots, with one report saying the company will use one million of them in the next three years, to cope with rising labor costs.