elephant News of 01/25/20
The Robot Homecoming Is Upon Us
Robots were everywhere at CES, as has been the case for at least a decade. But there’s a different tenor to the robots shown off at the recent annual consumer tech event: they’re designed for home use, and they’re shipping products, ...
Meet MarsCat, A Robot Cat With Lots Of Love To Give And Room To Grow
At CES 2020, one of the more well-represented gadget categories was definitely consumer robots – but none was more adorable than MarsCat , a new robo-pet from industrial robot startup Elephant Robotics. This robot pet is a fully autonomous ...
From Seed To Series A: Scaling A Startup In Latin America Today
Nathan Lustig Contributor Nathan Lustig is an entrepreneur and managing partner at Magma Partners , a seed-stage investment fund in Santiago, Chile. More posts by this contributor Latin America’s Movile is ...
China Just Eased A Ban On Rhino And Tiger Parts. Here’S How Organized Crime Fuels Illegal Poaching
On Oct. 24 in a New York courtroom, two kingpins of Kenya’s illegal wildlife trade pleaded guilty to crimes that carry a maximum sentence of life imprisonment. Baktash and Ibrahim Akasha had been connected to seizures of over 30 metric tons of ...