A new patent enables Amazon delivery drones to converse with humans. Could Alexa soon be talking to you from the sky?
We dug into the private market bets made by major computer chip companies, including GPU makers. Our analysis encompasses the venture arms of NVIDIA, Intel, Samsung, AMD, and more.
From inventory management software to industrial exoskeletons, startups are giving factories a digital facelift. We investigated the private market trends inside advanced manufacturing.
Efficiency is vital in the low-margin grocery business, and startups are offering grocers new tools to reduce waste, optimize pricing and merchandising, automate the checkout process, and more.
Top investors include Amazon Alexa Fund, First Round Capital, and Cherubic Ventures.
While the US accounts for nearly two-thirds of all drone investment activity, there are at least 11 other countries making bets in the space.
From industrial robotics to inventory management, we identified more than 110 startups working to make manufacturing organizations more digitized and efficient.
After a steep drop-off at the end of 2016, deals appear to be slowly rebounding.