/News/

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 receives confirmation of DARPA Phase II Selection

2019-05-24T11:16:32+00:00May 11th, 2018|

Realtime received notification today of being selected for DARPA's Phase II for $1.5 million. Once negotiated, this award will enable Realtime to accelerate the development and integration of spatial perception hardware and software tools, and deepen the software tools for the combined spatial perception-motion planning product offering for market release in mid-2019. [...]

Realtime starts autonomous vehicle feasibility studies funded by major multinationals

2019-05-24T11:16:38+00:00March 13th, 2018|

Realtime Robotics today kicked off significant new feasibility studies for application of its motion planning technology to support real-time quantitative risk assessment of various path choices in complex urban driving scenarios. The studies are expected to be completed in approximately six months, and are designed to allow performance comparisons with and without the Realtime [...]

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 [...]