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The omnipresence of AI

What comes to your mind when you hear Artificial Intelligence(AI)? For non-technicals, AI seems like a high-end technology very few superbrains use dabble into. The reality couldn't be farther from it, whether you are a school going kid or a doctor, you are using AI. Our routines are permeated by AI. Here are a few [...]

By | 2018-11-26T18:09:01+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, blog, tech|0 Comments

Is sentiment analysis shaping the retail?

Humans are a stack of emotions at the end of the day. Advertising sells because it appeals to the masses emotionally. They weave a story that perfectly fits our worldview and nudges us into buying their products. Digital era has given us an opportunity to make our products go viral but at the same time, [...]

By | 2018-11-27T10:57:05+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, blog, Retail, tech|0 Comments

What specific skillsets does a mechanical engineer require to intern at Invento Robotics?

Here are the things that this summer interns did: Internship 2018. We had 18 of them from top institutes in India, US and Israel. And we take internships very seriously — every intern is expected to help in product development. Paradoxically, we don’t really look for robotics expertise. That is as vacuous as saying you [...]

By | 2018-12-01T11:28:59+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Robotics, Team Culture|0 Comments

The surprising link between AI and customer retention.

There is one thing more important than acquiring new customers, It is customer retention. According to the statistics, U.S companies spend 2 million dollars yearly on loyalty programs. It is not surprising since the cost of getting a new customer is five times more than maintaining an old one. Apart from cutting costs, customer retention [...]

By | 2018-11-26T16:37:27+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, blog, Retail|0 Comments

The concept of robot-tax and its viability in future

The question is how would you define a robot for these tax purposes? Should Google search be considered a robot for this? It is a software agent that takes your query, goes and searches databases and brings you a result that a librarian would have done. Should the macros in Excel be considered as robots? [...]

By | 2018-12-06T11:27:17+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Robotics|0 Comments

Thoughts on Bangalore’s traffic problem and potential solutions to counter the problem

I have lived in Bangalore for a little over 2 years now. The traffic is bad and I have to often cross some of the biggest chokepoints — Silk board and Sony World. These bottlenecks have their own Twitter handles — (@SonyWorldJn) and Silk Board Junction. There was even a movie about the Silk Board. [...]

By | 2018-12-29T16:18:47+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Robotics|0 Comments

Know about the full functionality of Mitra robot

Mitra robot is in a continuous state of development. We have already started deploying with various top brands operating at the bleeding edge of innovation. As of Oct 2018, we have 15 of them deployed in various locations and getting trained everyday in real life conditions. Our deployed robots have the following functionalities: Patrolling with [...]

By | 2018-11-29T20:13:24+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Robotics, Videos|0 Comments

Learning through our design experiments

We have been experimenting with a variety of different robot designs at Invento. At least with the Indian customers, there has always been a preference for humanoids. While we got advice from top Japanese and Chinese entrepreneurs that we should go for non-human designs, in our applications our customers didn’t want those. Even in our [...]

By | 2018-12-22T10:52:30+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Robotics|0 Comments