Sphero has acquired LittleBits
Sphero and Little Bits have long been kindred spirits in the world of entertaining STEM toys, and soon they’ll be...
Silicone 3D printing startup Spectroplast spins...
3D printing has become commonplace in the hardware industry, but because few materials can be used for it easily, the...
Waymo releases a self-driving open data set for...
Waymo is opening up its significant stores of autonomous driving data with a new ‘Open Data Set’ it’s...
Researchers look into keeping autonomous vehicles...
If you're like me, and I'm just going to assume most of you are, motion sickness is a serious consideration on any car...
Waymo self-driving cars head to Florida for rainy...
Waymo is taking some of its autonomous vehicles to Florida just in time for hurricane season to begin testing in heavy...
These robo-shorts are the precursor to a true...
When someone says "robotic exoskeleton," the power loaders from Aliens are what come to mind for most people (or at...
Inside Voyage’s plan to deliver a driverless...
In two years, Voyage has gone from a tiny self-driving car upstart spun out of Udacity to a company able to operate on...
London edtech startup Pi-Top sees layoffs after...
London-based edtech startup Pi-Top has cut a number of staff, TechCrunch has learned. According to our sources the...
Autonomous air mobility company EHang to deploy...
China’s EHang, a company focused on developing and deploying autonomous passenger and freight low-altitude...
Toyota partners with AI startup Preferred...
Toyota is enlisting the help of startup Preferred Networks, a Japanese company founded in 2014 with a focus on...
Applications still open for Hardware Battlefield...
We’re still in the hunt for innovative early-stage hardware startup founders. And by that, we mean...
Amazon Scout autonomuous delivery robots begin...
Amazon’s Scout six-wheeled, sidewalk driving delivery robots have begun doing deliveries in Southern California,...
Optimus Ride’s Brooklyn self-driving shuttles...
Self-driving startup Optimus Ride will become the first to operate a commercial self-driving service in the state of...
Digitizing construction sites with Scaled
Approximately 20% of construction costs are wrapped up in fixing errors. Barcelona-based Scaled Robotics wants to...
Dasha AI is calling so you don’t have to
While you’d be hard pressed to find any startup not brimming with confidence over the disruptive idea...
Calling all hardware startups! Apply to Hardware...
Got hardware? Well then, listen up, because our search continues for boundary-pushing, early-stage hardware startups to...
Can robots find a home in the classroom?
With the demise of some robot makers, it’s fair to wonder if there will be a time when robots have a real place...
Ford acquires mobile robotics company Quantum...
Ford has acquired a small robotics company based in Michigan called Quantum Signal, which has produced mobile robots...
Waymo and DeepMind mimic evolution to develop a...
Alphabet’s autonomous driving and robotaxi company Waymo does a lot of training in order to refine and improve...
Postmates’ self-driving delivery rover will see...
Postmates’ cooler-inspired autonomous delivery robot, which will roll out commercially in Los Angeles later this...