Forbes Names Cobalt’s Erik Schluntz to Prestigious 30 Under 30 List

Erik Schluntz Cofounder, Cobalt Robotics Having led the Harvard-MIT robotics team, Erik Schluntz is now on the forefront the smart robot industry. As Cobalt Robotics’ CTO, Schluntz leads development of new AI algorithms, machine learning and robot mapping. Cobalt’s autonomous security robots are built to learn, interacting with human partners and using new information to […]

Cobalt Named ASIS Accolades Winner and Judges Choice

As part of ASIS 2017, the leading international security conference, Cobalt was named an ASIS Accolades 2017 Security’s Best Award winner as well as Judge’s Choice. The awards recognize the security industry’s most innovative new products, services, and/or solutions. “Just six months after the launch of our company, it is an honor to be recognized […]

Why Indoor Robots for Commercial Spaces Are the Next Big Thing in Robotics

Image: IEEE Spectrum; Robot photos: Cobalt, Aethon, Simbe, Savioke, Diligent Droids, and PAL Robotics Companies developing indoor robots for commercial spaces include [from left] Cobalt, Aethon, Simbe, Savioke, Diligent Droids, and PAL Robotics. This post originally appeared on Spectrum. This is a guest post. The views expressed here are solely those of the author and […]


COBALT ROBOTICS This article written by Robbie Gonzalez originally appeared on Wired. THE NEWEST MEMBER of Yelp’s security team wakes just after 8 pm, ready to begin its rounds. It traverses the lobby, gliding over polished concrete toward a small recess in the corner, where it inspects the emergency exit tucked inside. Last year, burglars tried […]

Cobalt Recognized By International Design Awards

Cobalt Robotics was recognized today by the design community and received International Design Awards in Product (Gold) and Brand (Silver). “As robotics and AI touch more areas of our daily lives, the role of the designer is to make these technologies accessible, augment our abilities and create our best possible future,” says industrial designer Yves […]

Cobalt Unveils the Next Phase in Robotics

Former GoogleX and SpaceX Founders With Renowned Designer Yves Behar SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2017 – Cobalt, the robotics company formed by former GoogleX and SpaceX engineers, today unveils a robot specifically designed to work alongside humans. Cobalt is building indoor robots for security, designed to work alongside human guards to provide better security than […]