buys robotics start-up Canvas Technology has acquired Canvas Technology, a robotics start-up in Boulder, Colorado, that has built autonomous carts that can move goods around warehouses. music
The world’s largest online retailer has increasingly automated its fulfillment centers with robots, originally from Kiva Systems which it agreed to buy for $775 million in 2012, that transport shelves of inventory to workers to pick customer orders.

Amazon has also shown growing interest in self-driving technology more broadly, recently participating in a $530 million funding round in driverless car startup Aurora Innovation.