Starship Technologies

Starship Technologies plans to put more delivery robots on city streets after new funding

by • 2 years ago

The company recently raised another 5 million. It's also hired an Airbnb veteran as its new CEO.

Sidewalk robot test program extended in Washington, D.C., with strong government support

by • 3 years ago

City council is standing behind a pilot program that it says could both relieve congestion on city streets and enable new data collection to support operations.

Delivery drones eye the sidewalks of Arizona

by • 3 years ago

The state would join a growing group seeking to promote the technology's use for autonomous deliveries on city streets.

One San Francisco official’s war on R2-D2

by • 3 years ago

Commentary: Research Analyst Alan McQuinn examines a recent controversy to argue that hasty policymaking around emerging technologies is self-defeating.

Ohio greenlights sidewalk robots in latest budget

by • 3 years ago

Robotics leader Starship Technologies has successfully lobbied the state legislature to legalize sidewalk robots, the fifth state to open its walkways as potential testing ground.

Sidewalk drones find new home in Wisconsin, the third state to legalize

by • 3 years ago

Momentum is growing with a new state law allowing delivery robots, as policymakers and technologists consider the opportunities for the emergent door-to-door service.

Sidewalk delivery drones aren't quite ready for government service

by • 3 years ago

One chief information officer said the emerging industry of land-based delivery robots presents challenges around safety, privacy and logistics.

Virginia gives the OK to sidewalk drones

by • 4 years ago

The first state to legislate in favor of the rolling drones, Virginia is leading the way in a growing market of autonomous delivery.