Through machine learning and artificial intelligence, our app, BUDDY, monitors and manages factors such as fall prediction, prevention, and detection, medication schedules and reminders, GPS location, and emergency notifications. The platform alerts smartwatch wearers, family members, caregivers, first responders, and emergency services providers of irregularities, enhancing the security, connectedness, and independence of loved ones.
SoftBank Robotics is driving technology forward by becoming a worldwide leader in robotics solutions. Rapidly expanding with offices in Tokyo, Paris, London,San Francisco, Boston, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Hongkong, Singapore, Seoul, and Sydney, SoftBank Robotics is constantly exploring and commercializing robotics solutions that help make people’s lives easier, safer, more connected, and more extraordinary. There are currently over 35,000 SoftBank Robotics robots, Pepper, NAO and Whiz, used in more than 70 countries worldwide and offer innovative applications relevant in the fields of retail, tourism, healthcare, finance, education, facilities management and cleaning.
As a holding company that oversees the robotics business in the SoftBank Group, SoftBank Robotics Group Corp. is engaged in management activities with the objective of investing in and growing robotics subsidiaries. In this fiscal year starting April 1, 2019, the Company also started research and development activities for robotics products.
SoftBank Robotics Singapore is the APAC headquarters and currently oversees China, Hong Kong, Australia and South Korea. (exclude Japan as it is SoftBank Robotics Group headquarter.) It was officially launched in Singapore on 25 September 2019 and in Hong Kong on 17th September 2019. Other regions will be launched shortly. SoftBank Robotics APAC currently carry Whiz as our flagship product and work with different partners in each region to bring Whiz into the industry different sectors.