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Toyota invests in Israeli robotics

I reported previously (Jan 2017) on Israel’s Intuition Robotics, and its ElliQ empathic desk lamp. Intuition has since raised tens of millions of dollars, including from Toyota and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking. https://www.intuitionrobotics.com/copy-of-press-release-funding-14m https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Companies/Toyota-backed-fund-invests-in-Israeli-robotics-startup https://www.youtube.com/embed/x43Jo44nW9M?rel=0 https://www.youtube.com/embed/5EvS9zeH-Yc?rel=0

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ElliQ is launched

After five years of development, Israel’s Intuition Robotics officially released the ElliQ system (see here previously) in the US. The AI robotic companion helps the elderly stay active, connected, and engaged. A study showed lonely 60-year-olds to live 3-5 years … Continue reading

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Robot companions for New York seniors

The New York State Office for the Aging (NYSOFA) is partnering Israel’s Intuition Robotics (see here previously) to supply ElliQ voice-operated robots to 800 older people who live alone. ElliQ performs daily check-ins and can send texts, conduct video calls … Continue reading

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Nine of the best 100 inventions for 2019

Nine Israeli startups are in TIME magazine’s 100 Best Inventions for 2019. They are Or Cam, Theranica, WaterGen, TytoCare, Temi, ECOncrete, Eviation (Alice), Intuition Robotics and Lemonade. All have been reported previously in this newsletter – check www.IsraelActive.com https://www.timesofisrael.com/9-israeli-inventions-find-place-in-time-magazines-100-best-inventions-for-2019/

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Computerized companion for the elderly

Israeli startup Intuition Robotics is developing social companion technology to positively impact the lives of millions of older adults.  Its first product is ElliQ, robot resembling a lamp that uses body language to convey emotion, plus sounds, light, in addition … Continue reading

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An AI experience for Toyota cars

I reported previously (7th Jan) on the funding Toyota was giving to Israel’s Intuition Robotics. Intuition has now released details of its partnership with Toyota Research Institute (TRI) to develop its Artificial Intelligent Agent – a proactive, personalized, adaptive in-car … Continue reading

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