Startup city: The high-tech fever reshaping Kitchener-Waterloo – The Globe and Mail

As BlackBerry fades to a shadow of its former self, a new generation of entrepreneurs is rising out of the Waterloo region

Source: Startup city: The high-tech fever reshaping Kitchener-Waterloo – The Globe and Mail

Robots in Agriculture

Very interesting article about the current state of Agricultural robots. Clearpath Robotics mentioned for the Grizzly robot.

A very surprising statistic:

Cropdusters have the 3rd highest fatality rate among professions in the US.

90% of crop spraying in Japan is done using small unmanned helicopters.

Clearpath Founders Top 40 under 40

Business Insider has listed Clearpath Robotics founders as some of the Top 40 under 40 today!

I couldn’t agree more, this is a fantastic place to work!