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

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

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

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

Why don’t police in developed countries like Australia have sophisticated robots?

We are a few years away from that although a lot of work is going on to make that happen. Many police SWAT teams have already started using robots for reconnaissance in dangerous situations. (Mississippi State's CAVS Center helps Starkville police go high-tech with drones) In grad school, I was working on a similar topic. Here is [...]

By | 2018-06-12T18:27:34+00:00 June 11th, 2018|blog, Robotics|Comments Off on Why don’t police in developed countries like Australia have sophisticated robots?