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

AI to bring down WhatsApp hoax messages.

We live in an era of limited attention span, whoever grabs customer's attention wins the "views and likes" game. Sadly, this has deteriorated the quality of content we come across. The content is exaggerated, emotionally stirring and in particular targets topics like politics, race, religion and culture. There have been a lynching, violent attacks over [...]

By | 2018-09-23T17:03:19+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Artificial Intelligence|1 Comment

Are we about to bid adieu to chatbots?

  If you've ever visited a website and had a live-chat customer service or had a conversation with Siri/Cortana you've experienced a chatbot, Chatbots are used in dialogue systems to disseminate information. The popular reasons why chatbots became famous were the friendlier interface and 24x7 customer assistance they provided businesses with. Though chatbots have transformed [...]

By | 2018-08-23T12:04:50+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Robotics|0 Comments

Roundup: Invento’s Airport robot grand launch at Chennai Airport

On the occasion of 72nd Independence Day, Chennai Airport authority took an initiative to embrace change and introduced autonomous humanoid “Mitra” robots at Kamraj Domestic terminal. This is the first time that such a robot is being deployed at an AAI-operated airport. “Deciphering variances in accent,” Economic times reports Economic Times reported a tweet made [...]

By | 2018-08-17T14:03:48+00:00 August 17th, 2018|Airport, Product launch, Robotics|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|1 Comment

Mitra hobnobs with corporate and political biggies during the Goa IT Day

Mitra recently made its presence felt among 100+ key names from the corporate and political world during the Goa IT day event held at Panaji on July 14th and 15th. For long, Goa has been known as India’s global party destination. However, the star of India’s tourist map is now ready to embrace a totally [...]

By | 2018-07-19T11:37:43+00:00 July 19th, 2018|blog, Robotics, tech|0 Comments

Case Story: A store launch turned into a massive success with robots

Marketing is about creativity. Whichever brand does things in the most unique manner, wins the brand race.  There are a number of examples which can elaborate on his fact further. Running flash mobs, quirky posters on highways and public places, memorable ad campaigns on television as well as social media campaigns serve the purpose of grabbing the [...]

By | 2018-07-24T10:22:23+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Robotics, tech|0 Comments

The role of robotics in rescue management

At present robots cannot do much in terms of rescue on their own. But, I believe there is a whole range of robots that enable disaster rescue missions over the next ten years. In fact, one of the key themes of this year’s XPrize is that: The $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE The conventional methods used [...]

By | 2018-07-11T22:37:43+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Robotics|0 Comments