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Two different approaches to spawn robotics; one common thread

August 22, 2012

Two different approaches to spawn robotics innovation but one common thread: build a product using robotics that satisfies a specific need.
RE2 (squared) started with defense funding to develop a robotic arm with extraordinary torque and load capacity.
Liquid Robotics started with personal and non-profit funding to capture the sounds of whales as they migrated along the coasts of Hawaii to Alaska.
The profiles of these two successful companies make an interesting read but share a common theme: they both provided a solution involving robotics to solve a real need.
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Frank Tobe
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Frank Tobe is the owner and publisher of The Robot Report, and is also a panel member for Robohub's Robotics by Invitation series.


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