How to teach coding to your 10 year old?

I started coding around that age [about 12] and one of the things that helped me was being part of a right group. The kid needs to belong to the right group — where the other kids energise and motivate rather than seeing coding as something uncool.  Pull your children away from those with a [...]

By | 2018-06-07T17:58:03+00:00 June 6th, 2018|blog, Robotics|Comments Off on How to teach coding to your 10 year old?

An argument with a Japanese Entrepreneur. Building a lean hardware start-up.

During the Nasscom Emerge 50 awards [India has the world’s third-largest startup base–meet the product firms exhibiting at NASSCOM Product Conclave 2017] I got into an argument with a Japanese entrepreneur. He was a bit unhappy that we were not able to make it to the CEATEC expo [missed due to a visa issue] that [...]

By | 2018-06-06T10:03:30+00:00 June 6th, 2018|blog|Comments Off on An argument with a Japanese Entrepreneur. Building a lean hardware start-up.

What are we building in at Invento? What is our USP?

I get a lot of questions about what we build at Invento. We found it much easier to excite Japanese companies working with robotics than people outside of robotics. I thought I will write a detailed post to clarify. Why is our robot so special? Are we competing with Boston Dynamics? Why don’t our robots [...]

By | 2018-06-02T21:53:54+00:00 June 2nd, 2018|blog|Comments Off on What are we building in at Invento? What is our USP?

Significance behind the name MITRA

Mitron.. yeh robot yahi banayenge!* Just kidding. We named the robot Mitra due to its deep historic and cultural significance. We were a bit disappointed that other Indian robotics companies were naming their robots after western names and wanted to have something Indian. And still be a familiar enough name across different cultures. The name [...]

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