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Service Robots stories in the RBR50
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Service Robots Companies
Bosch Group
Bosch Group is a Private company with a focus on Industrial & Mobile robotics. It is located at Postfach 30 02 20, Stuttgart in Germany.
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. In 2012, its roughly 306,000 associates generated sales of 52.5 billion euros. Since the beginning of 2013, its operations have been divided into four business sectors: Automotive Technology, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. More about Bosch Group.
Dyson
Dyson is a Private company with a focus on Humanoid & Mobile robotics. It is located at Tetbury Hill, Malmesbury in United Kingdom.
The oldest robotics startup in the world voted to the RBR50. When you have been engineering robots for over sixteen years as Sir James Dyson has (Back in 2001, a year before iRobot’s Roomba, Dyson demonstrated his DC06 autonomous vacuum that featured more than 80 sensors and two on-board computers. It never went to market) More about Dyson.
Ecovacs Robotics, Inc.
Ecovacs Robotics, Inc. is a Private company with a focus on robotics. It is located at 108 Shihu West Road, Wuzhong District Suzhou in China.
ECOVACS Robotics (Suzhou) Co.,Ltd was founded March 1998 targeting the home robot industry. Now, over 30 million families utilize ECOVACS products in their homes. More about Ecovacs Robotics, Inc. .
Google
Google is a Public company with a focus on Humanoid & Industrial & Manipulator & Mobile robotics. It is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View California in the United States.
Google Inc. (Google) is a global technology company…and on everyone’s dance card as the next great robotics giant, with its acquisitions of seven superb and technically diversified robotics companies—all in rapid succession in late 2013: Boston Dynamics, Bot & Dolly, Holomni, Industrial Perception, Meka Robtics, Redwood Robotics, Schaft, Inc. More about Google.
Kinova Robotics
Kinova Robotics is a Private company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Manipulator robotics. It is located at 355 Peel St., Montreal Quebec in Canada.
Kinova is a Canadian company engaged into the design and manufacture of innovative solutions in the field of personal robotics. The team of experts at Kinova is dedicated to offer practical robotic platforms solving real and concrete problematic of daily life, especially in rehabilitation. More about Kinova Robotics.
Panasonic
Panasonic is a Public company with a focus on Medical & Assistive & Industrial & Mobile robotics. It is located at 1006, Oaza Kadoma, Kadoma-shi, Osaka in Japan.
Panasonic Corporation, formerly known as Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (changed its name to Panasonic Corporation in October 2008), develops, manufactures, and sells electronic products worldwide. More about Panasonic.
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.
Touch Bionics
Touch Bionics is a Private company with a focus on Medical & Assistive robotics. It is located at Unit 3 Ashwood Court, Livingston EH53 0TH in United Kingdom.
Touch Bionics Limited develops and markets upper-limb prosthetics for the treatment of patients with upper-limb deficiencies. More about Touch Bionics.
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