The socially responsible humanoid – Mitra

Mitra recently made its presence felt in four different corners of India - New Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chennai. From promoting women empowerment to sharing the stage with state and international level leaders to displaying its abilities at a tech summit to becoming a part of a major private sector bank - all of these happened [...]

By | 2018-06-12T18:29:36+00:00 June 10th, 2018|Robotics|Comments Off on The socially responsible humanoid – Mitra

What is the difference between Pepper robot of Softbank and Mitra robot?

Pepper is indeed the closest to Mitra in our category. It is a beautiful robot built through a decade of hard work by Aldebaran and later acquired by Softbank. They have been around for a long time, have a lot of global brand recognition and is a much-matured product. However, Pepper robot has a few [...]

By | 2018-06-07T17:55:22+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Robotics|Comments Off on What is the difference between Pepper robot of Softbank and Mitra robot?

The difficulty in building great hardware

One of the things people ask is why can’t we hire an artist and build a nicer robot design. If only building hardware was as simple as that. We had multiple artists working full time with us. We hired one of the best product design firms in the country. And they have helped us greatly [...]

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What is special about MITRA?

Last week we were at an event in Singapore and a large hardware company asked this question about we were able to score some of the largest customers for our product. At the end of our explanation, they were quite excited to work with us. The key challenge is how do we move a 5 [...]

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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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