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Kiwibot acquires Auto Mobility Solutions

Kiwibot, a start-up known for its AI-powered autonomous delivery robots on US college campuses, is to acquire Auto Mobility Solutions (AMS) a Taipei-based IC Chip developer for AI mobile self-driving core technology and robot cybersecurity.

This strategic collaboration marks a significant milestone in both companies’ journeys towards innovation and safeguarding privacy in the robotics industry, particularly for intelligent robots sourced from China and deployed in the Western markets.

Bringing AMS under its wing, Kiwibot gains a team renowned for its technological prowess and will have the right to use over 100 licensed patents in robotics.

Furthermore, Auto’s strategic locations in Taipei and Shenzhen amplify Kiwibot’s global footprint. This geographical expansion is a testament to the company’s growing influence and enhances its capacity for collaboration and innovation.

Felipe Chavez, CEO and founder of Kiwibot, says: “The acquisition of Auto is a game-changer for us, bringing a wealth of technological innovation and a strong patent portfolio that will significantly enhance our cybersecurity measures for AI-powered robotics. 

“This move not only strengthens our position in the market but also connects the manufacturing expertise from Asia with the AI development in the West securely.”

Sming Liao, CEO of Auto Mobility Solutions, says: “Becoming a part of Kiwibot opens up new avenues for our technologies and patents. Together, we are poised to redefine the landscape of autonomous delivery services, ensuring greater security and efficiency.”

The acquisition by Kiwibot reflects a strategic move to lead the market in delivering secure, efficient, and innovative robotic solutions, meeting the evolving needs of consumers and businesses alike.

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