Zaphne – Content Automation News for 03-18-2018

Automation: The Car Company Tycoon Game Windows

Automation allows the player to become an armchair CEO – to build their own car company from the ground up. Create and run anything from a boutique supercar manufacturer to a mass-market multinational mogul. With powerful tools like the Engine Designer, the player can create cars and their engines in mind-boggling detail. The grand campaign starts in the year 1946 and runs until 2020, with the main goal being to build a successful, renowned car company from scratch. All types of car manufacturers can be led to success if managed properly; building the right image over the years is key. The player’s tasks are to design engines and cars, to manage factories, production, R&D, as well as advertising campaigns. In game, time advances at the pace the player chooses and pauses automatically for events and occurrences. Automation is comprised of three major game components – the Engine Designer, the Car Designer and the Company Manager. These components are naturally strung together by the game’s goals, made to be user-friendly and intuitive to use. A multitude of tutorial missions, videos, and descriptive texts help car novices become experts. Almost infinite options give the player all the creative freedom to create unique cars with vastly different engines. Play the demo and preorder now at Automationgame.com. Want to know what the game is all about? See below for a “Let’s Play” from Conedodger240.

Keywords: [“car”,”Play”,”Engine”]
Source: http://www.moddb.com/games/automation

WELCOME TO AUTOMATION TECHNIQUES

THE BEST SOLUTIONS FOR THE BEST IDEAS. At Automation Techniques, Inc. we take pride in bringing our clients’ ideasto life. Whether that idea is a new industrial process that saves millions of dollars, or a medical testing unit that saves thousands of lives, we thrive onmaking new technology happen. Our goal is to deliver timely, cost EFFECTIVE SOLUTIONS to clients who seek to improve and develop the efficiency, effectiveness, and reliability of their products and their processes. We approach each project with thorough analysis, meticulous design,and finally RIGOROUS TESTING. Simply put, if there is a way to make it, or do it better, Automation Techniques, Inc. will find a way. Most important, we offer all the expertise of a large design firm, with the PERSONAL SERVICE and flexibility of a small firm. Unlike larger firms, we aren’t bogged down by the bureaucracy that so often impedes the design process. Working with a carefully selected NETWORK OF EXPERTS, from industrial designers to scientists, we can quickly hone in on a project and swiftly build outward to a solution. Our company, like the equipment and systems we design, is CAREFULLY CRAFTED for top performance. What does this mean to the companies we serve? Very simply it means they get the EXACT expertise they need, when they need it. So all our time is spent finding solutions-not manpower.

Keywords: [“design”,”solution”,”firm”]
Source: http://automationtechniques.com

Chapter 6: Automation and Human Work

The word automation, which comes from Greek, is a combination of auto, self , and matos, willing , and means something that acts by itself or of itself. This is almost identical to the modern usage where automatic means something that is self-regulating or something that acts or operates in a manner determined by external influences or conditions but which is essentially independent of external control, such as an automatic light switch. Automation is defined as the technology concerned with the application of complex mechanical, electronic and computer based systems in the operation and control of production. Automation as used in the ATA Human Factors Task Force report in 1989 refers to a system or method in which many of the processes of production are automatically performed or controlled by self-operating machines, electronic devices, etc. We define automation as the execution by a machine agent of a function that was previously carried out by a human. Automation is often spoken of as if it was just a technology and therefore mainly an engineering concern. Automation is also an approach to work and therefore represents a socio-technical intervention that needs careful consideration. In order to understand how automation relates to human work, it is useful to consider two simple examples, both taken from the history of technology rather than the present day.

Keywords: [“automation”,”Human”,”technology”]
Source: http://www.globalspec.com/reference/44119/203279/chapter-6-automation-and…

Test scripts

With Postman you can write and run tests for each request using the JavaScript language. A Postman test is essentially JavaScript code executed after the request is sent, allowing access to the pm. You can add as many tests as needed, depending on how many things you want to test for. Postman tests run in a sandboxed environment, which is separate from the execution environment of the app. To check what is available in the test script sandbox, take a look at the Sandbox documentation. While there are very few things to remember while writing tests, Postman tries to make the process easier by listing commonly used snippets next to the editor. You can select the snippet you want to add and the appropriate code will be added to the test editor. Of course, you can choose to not look at the test results! Results are displayed in a Tests tab under the response viewer. The tab header shows how many tests passed, and the test results are listed here. Users can add test scripts to a collection, a folder, or a single request within a collection. A test script associated with a collection will run after every request in the collection. A test script associated with a folder will run after every request in the folder. This allows you to reuse commonly executed tests after every request. Collection and folder scripts can be updated in the collection or folder details respectively.

Keywords: [“test”,”collection”,”script”]
Source: https://www.getpostman.com/docs/postman/scripts/test_scripts

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