After seven years of innovative research and development, Willow Garage decided to focus its efforts elsewhere, transferring most employees to one of its spin-off companies, Suitable Technologies, Inc.
Suitable will use its new resources to develop and build actual products rather than just working on R&D, as was Willow?s mission.
New goal, new markets
Willow Garage?s goal as a company (founded in 2006) was to integrate ?personal robotic applications [into] everyday life.? The company worked ...