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Smartworks adds touch of innovation with the introduction of “smart receptionist” Mitri

Reception areas are not going to be the same. At least, at Smartworks's latest co-working space in Bengaluru. Founder Neetish Sarda's objective to do something out of the box for the launch of their 33,000 seater space led to the idea of having a humanoid robot as part of their day-to-day operations. The idea clicked [...]

By | 2018-12-29T16:24:21+00:00 December 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sin City to host Mitra Robot at the CES 2019 gadget extravaganza

CES 2019 is just a couple of weeks away and major tech companies from all over the world are revving up to showcase their innovations. Just like every year, Vegas will see a deluge of new gadgets which will not fail to impress us, for sure. All the latest and smartest in wearables, TV and [...]

By | 2019-01-02T12:20:25+00:00 December 29th, 2018|blog, Events, Robotics|0 Comments

Watch: Let’s Probe Into The Future Of Robotics

India has gained a massive reputation of being a hotbed for software talents in the past couple of decades. Reports point out that more than 25 per cent of the software engineers in the world belong ot India and consequently, some of the major tech leaders are Indians. But, while India has grown leaps an bounds [...]

By | 2018-12-08T14:44:35+00:00 December 8th, 2018|Robotics, Uncategorized, Videos|0 Comments

Automation will result in a boom of new, more exciting jobs

Rejecting new technologies/products initially for the fear of being replaced by it is a phenomenon that still happens in many “high-skill” industries. Electric bulbs, Airplanes, Personal computers, Mobile phones are some of the most popular innovations that faced such one sided cricticism. They were not thought to be successes or were outrightly rejected as useful [...]

By | 2018-11-30T15:14:25+00:00 November 30th, 2018|blog, Economy, Robotics|0 Comments

6000 visitors throng Reliance Corporate Park to interact with Mitra

Do you know that Mitra has acquired a new nickname these days? It’s “Mr Encyclopaedia” And, it’s not without any reason.  If you acquire an ability to know just about anything, what would your peers call you? Interaction with more than 6000 visitors Mitra was invited to the Reliance Corporate Park, a facility spread over [...]

By | 2018-11-19T10:39:37+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How can robots bring more productivity reduce less repetitive tasks in restaurants?

Over the last couple of decades, various industries have slowly transitioned to robotics and the restaurant industry has been no different.  The robotics disruption, although yet to happen in a full-fledged fashion, is already in news.  The rush to gain maximum business is as usual in the industry known for its cut-throat competition. Therefore, restaurants [...]

By | 2018-10-15T11:23:20+00:00 October 6th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, blog, Economy, Robotics|0 Comments

Here’s how robots can add a new dimension to “smart stores”

The retail sector has emerged as one of the largest sectors of the Indian economy. Various emerging factors like the development of e-commerce in the 2nd and 3rd tier cities and the increase in the consumer expenditure capacity can be termed as the biggest driver of this growth.  This upsurge is set to continue exponentially [...]

By | 2018-10-03T10:11:11+00:00 October 3rd, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Economy, Robotics, tech|0 Comments

Mitri gives a tech upgrade to Chennai Airport 

Mitri, the female humanoid assistant, was welcomed at the Chennai Airport with a lot of enthusiasm, adding a dash of innovation to the 72nd Independence Day celebrations. Mitri, with chocolates and national flag in its hands, was unveiled in front of an audience of kids and other senior airport authorities who were present as a part of the [...]

By | 2018-08-22T15:05:05+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Airport|0 Comments

Teaching Mitra to Understand Human Body Language

A funny lesson in humility If we want to have more intuitive conversations with robots, the robots will have to learn to understand what we are saying. So far this problem has almost exclusively been a natural language processing (NLP) problem, and some of the largest research groups in the world from Google to Baidu [...]

By | 2018-08-09T15:53:58+00:00 August 9th, 2018|blog, Robotics, tech|0 Comments