Misty Robotics Blog

Misty Robotics Introduces the Temp Screening Assistant

Boulder, CO — June 23, 2020 — Misty Robotics, the creators of the Misty II platform robot, today announced the launch of the Temp Screening Assistant. This is the only temperature screening solution to employ a robot with character, Misty II. It addresses a company’s health screening needs with the added value of delivering a great user experience. Employees, customers, and visitors will appreciate the novelty of interacting with a clever and personable robot, who engages dynamically, both visually and verbally. A first of its kind, the […]

Introducing the Misty Solution Hub

A little less than three years ago, Misty Robotics emerged from the skunkworks lab at Sphero, became a separate entity, and started pursuing its own unique vision of a robotic future. We outlined that future in one of our very first blog posts, The 10 Year Plan. Now, we’re six months into our commercial journey. […]

Misty Robotics Launches the Misty Solution Hub

Boulder, CO — April 28, 2020 — Misty Robotics, the creators of the Misty II platform robot, today announced the launch of the Misty Solution Hub.  The Solution Hub is the central connection point between partners offering skills and development services with organizations and people looking to put Misty II to work in useful assignments in […]

Socially Assistive Robots/PEERbots Take Center Stage

A few weeks back (pre-COVID 19) Misty Robotics had the opportunity to host a workshop with Aubrey Shick, Head of Technology and Research at Fine Art Miracles, Inc. and a Misty customer. The workshop took place at our Boulder headquarters. The goal was to introduce non-technical audiences – specifically therapists, teachers, and parents – to the construct […]

What Can the Misty II Platform Do?

There are a few standard options for controlling a Misty II robot. To control Misty manually and experiment with the robot’s functionality, you can send individual HTTP requests to more than 150 endpoints. Each endpoint invokes a command to do an action, obtain some data, or start a process (move head, move arms, drive, start […]

Misty Now Comes in Multiple Flavors

From the first day that Misty Robotics grew out of its roots within Sphero, our objective has remained the same: bring robots to every home and office. How? By providing a general-purpose platform robot through which regular software developers – no longer shackled by the requirement of being a roboticist – could deliver useful robot […]