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Humanoid Companies
Alphabet, Inc. (Google)
Alphabet, Inc. (Google) is a Public company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View California in the United States.
Over the last two months, Alphabet, the new holding company that separated Google from its collection of speculative projects, has reframed the robots effort, moving it from a stand-alone division inside Google to a piece of the X research division. The company has also hired Hans Peter Brondmo, a technology industry veteran who last worked at Nokia, to help with management. In 2013, Google Inc. (Google) shook up the robotics industry with its acquisitions of seven superb and technically diversified robotics companies—all in rapid succession: Boston Dynamics, Bot & Dolly, Holomni, Industrial Perception, Meka Robtics, Redwood Robotics, Schaft, Inc. More about Alphabet, Inc. (Google).
Rethink Robotics
Rethink Robotics is a Private company with a focus on Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator robotics. It is located at 27 Wormwood Street, Boston MA in the United States.
Rethink Robotics develops adaptive, low-cost robots for manufacturing. Rethink's solutions are targeted for the SMB market and designed to be human-safe and easily programmable. The company's flagship product, Baxter, is the world's first low-cost industrial humanoid robot. More about Rethink Robotics.
Samsung
Samsung is a Public company with a focus on Humanoid robotics. It is located at 1320-10 Seocho-2-dong, , Seoul Seocho-gu in Korea, South.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. mainly engaged in the production of consumer electronic products. It operates in two divisions: end product division and component division. More about Samsung.
SoftBank Robotics Corporation
SoftBank Robotics Corporation is a Public company with a focus on Humanoid robotics. It is located at 1-9-1 Higashi-shimbashi, Tokyo Minato-ku in Japan.
SoftBank Corp. is a Japanese telecommunications and Internet corporation, with operations in broadband, fixed-line telecommunications, e-commerce, Internet, broadmedia, technology services, finance, media and marketing, and other businesses. More about SoftBank Robotics Corporation.
Toyota
Toyota is a Public company with a focus on Humanoid & Mobile robotics. It is located at 2-1 Toyoda-cho, Kariya-shi, Aichi in Japan.
Toyota Motor Corporation engages in the design, manufacture, assembly, and sale of passenger cars, minivans, and commercial vehicles. It sells its vehicles in approximately 170 countries and regions, including Japan, North America, Europe, and Asia. Toyota Motor Corporation has collaboration with Microsoft Corporation for the development and deployment of telematics applications on the Windows Azure platform for electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. More about Toyota.
Humanoid News
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Humanoid Shows Iran’s Potential for Robotics
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Google, Boston Dynamics Part Ways: 5 Takeaways
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