Kiva Systems

Welcome to the future of work

With advances in information technology, robotics, and artificial intelligence developing at a rapid rate, workforce dislocations are happening now and are here to stay. As existing trends accelerate

How startups can compete with enterprises in artificial intelligence and machine learning

If a company is going to out-compete others long-term using AI/ML, it better have the best data to solve a specific problem or be playing a different game from its competitors. Unfortunately for start

Kiva Co-Founder Flannery Dives Back Into Lending In Emerging Markets With New Startup Branch

A decade ago, Matt Flannery changed the world of lending in developing countries when he co-founded Kiva, a peer-to-peer lending model that allowed consumers to support women and micro-entrepreneurs i

(Founder Stories) Mick Mountz: “Solve A Big Problem & Take A Big Swing”

Having successfully created and launched a business where <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/11/18/founder-stories-mick-mountz-kiva-systems-we-have-been-growing-at-over-100-a-year/">robots dart

(Founder Stories) Mick Mountz: East Coast VC’s “Are Willing To Look At More One-Off Type Opportunities”

In episode II of his Founder Stories interview with host, <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/chris-dixon">Chris Dixon</a>, <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/kiva-systems">Kiva Systems

(Founder Stories) Mick Mountz, Kiva Systems: “We Have Been Growing At Over 100% A Year”

After electronically ordering a shredder for your files following a pivot and a case of bottled water to wash away lessons learned, you may have set in motion one of <a href="http://www.kivasystems.c

Workers Of The World, Meet Your Robot Replacements

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/kiva-robots-detail-215x138.jpg" width="215" height="138" /> Industrial robots are nothing new, but they are getting more and more sophisticat