Solving the Autonomous Vehicle Safety Challenges

2019-05-24T11:15:39+00:00May 22nd, 2019|

The future of driving is automated.  The certainty of this future—despite well-publicized delays and technical challenges—derives from the numerous and substantial benefits of autonomous vehicles (AVs).  The potential safety benefits are extraordinary. At least 31% of road deaths happen in DUI crashes, and an additional 10% occur when the driver is either distracted or [...]

Realtime Robotics Introduces RapidPlan and RapidSense Solutions Enabling Faster, More Capable Robots With Real-Time Motion Planning

2019-05-24T11:15:46+00:00April 10th, 2019|

Makes Robots Do Real Work, Real Fast, in the Real World AUTOMATE – Chicago – (Apr. 10th, 2019) – Realtime Robotics, Inc. announced today the immediate availability of its collision-free motion planning solutions that make it possible for all robots to navigate dynamic environments smoothly, quickly and intuitively. Its RapidPlan and RapidSense solutions harness cutting-edge [...]

MassTLC Announces Realtime as a Finalist for Robotics Technology of the Year Award

2019-05-24T11:16:07+00:00July 19th, 2018|

BOSTON, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leaders of the Massachusetts innovation community gathered last night at Foley Hoag in Boston for a reception where the state's leading technology industry association announced finalists for the 2018 Mass Tech Leadership Awards. The 15 award categories highlight the vitality, innovation and importance of the region's internationally [...]

Realtime Robotics, Inc Awarded Competitive Grant from the National Science Foundation

2019-05-24T11:16:13+00:00July 3rd, 2018|

Small Business Innovation Research Program Provides Seed Funding for R&D Boston, MA, July 3, 2018 – Realtime Robotics has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for$225,000 to conduct research and development (R&D) work onRisk-Aware Motion Planning for Autonomous Vehicles. This R&D work will change the way that [...]

Realtime Robotics in the news: QB Insights

2019-05-24T11:16:43+00:00January 9th, 2018|

Toyota AI Ventures’ Adler: The Next Step In Autonomous Vehicles Is Moving From Perception To Prediction The head of Toyota's new venture fund talks the arrival of self-driving cars, but says they must first overcome a host of technical challenges and public perception issues. Toyota is racing to stay competitive in autonomous driving, artificial intelligence, and robotics [...]

Realtime Robotics in the news: Medium

2019-05-24T11:16:49+00:00November 22nd, 2017|

Self-driving Cars vs Humans — 100x Power Efficiency Gap By Nitin Vaish Excerpt: The development of self-driving cars is moving rapidly, with Waymo launching the self-driving car service on the road without front safety driver earlier this month. Kudos to the team! It’s an awesome outcome of the research that was spurred by Darpa urban challenge [...]

James Kuffner, CTO at Toyota Research Institute, blogs about Realtime Robotics

2019-05-24T11:16:56+00:00October 31st, 2017|

Helping Make Robots Smarter Welcoming Realtime Robotics to the Toyota AI Ventures portfolio By James Kuffner, Chief Technology Officer, Toyota Research Institute Excerpt: Visions of the future often feature robots. Whether working in factories, attending to humans, or piloting our cars, they compose a large part of our futurescape. While we imagine how robots [...]

Realtime Robotics closes $2 million seed round

2019-05-24T11:17:03+00:00October 30th, 2017|

Investors include SPARX Group Ltd., Scrum Ventures and Toyota AI Ventures BOSTON, MA – October 30, 2017— Realtime Robotics, which develops breakthrough technology that unleashes robots and autonomous vehicles from their current limitations, announced today that it has secured $2 million in seed funding to further its growth. Key investors in the seed round [...]