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  • Bossa Nova raises $17.5 million for retail robots

    Bossa Nova raises $17.5 million for retail robots

    Why count inventory when the robots can do it? Retailers are using machines from a startup called Bossa Nova Robotics to analyze what’s selling on the shelves. The robots drive autonomously through store aisles figuring out what has sold and then sends back data. The company is now raising $17.5 million Series B led by Paxion to scale its business. Intel Capital, Cota Capital and others… Read More

  • Bossa Nova Robotics Launches The MObi, A Bot That Rides On A Ball

    Bossa Nova Robotics Launches The MObi, A Bot That Rides On A Ball

    If you told me yesterday that today there would be a robot that balances on a single ball and can locomote itself around the room on said ball, I’d say you were a crazy person. Well, you’re not a crazy person. Bossa Nova Robotics, makers of the Penbo line of robotic toys, has just launched the mObi [sic], a robot that “is based on technology that allows the robot to balance on… Read More