Jim Cramer Sucks Up To Knightscope

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jan 19, 2017

Credit must be given to Knightscope.

They are raising money right now and despite their $80 million pre-money valuation against a lowly sub $1 million 2016 revenue, having Jim Cramer endorse them is a great step to securing their desired $20 million investment.

****** **** ** ***** ** ***********.

**** ********** ***** ***** ****** ******* ***** $** ******* ***-***** ********* ******* * ***** *** $* ******* **** *******, ****** *** ****** ******* **** ** * ***** **** to ******** ***** ******* $** ******* **********.

[***************]

**** ** *** *** ****** / *** ***** / *********** video:

*** ****** **** *** *********:

****** ***** ** ************** ***********'* "****** ******* ** * ******* business *****." ***** **** ***********'* *** **** **** ***** ***** $7 ** ****, ****** ****** ********, **********, "****'* ***?".

** ******, *********** ** ******* **** * **** *** *** $7 ** **** ** ******* **********. ** ** * $**,*** lease *** ***** *** ****. **** **** ******** *** ******** guards ***** *** *********** ** ****** / ******* ***** ********. Knightscope ******** *** $**,*** *** ****, ********** *** **** ** little *** ***** ** ******. *** *** $* ****** ******* the ********** - ** **** *** ******** ********** *** ***********. 

***********'* *** **** ******:

**** ***** ******** ***** ***** ***** ******

** ******, *** **** ******** ****** ** ******* **** ****** ******** or stopping * ** **** **** * ********* *** - *** things ***** *********** ****** ** *** ****** ******* *****. ******, Knightscope *** ******** **** ***** ******* ***:

**** *** ******* ****** * ******... **** ****** *** **** yesterday, **** **** ******* *** ***** *** **** **** **** the *** ******, *** *** ******, ***** * ****** *** somebody ****

****** ******* **** ***********'* *** ***** ***** ** *****. *************, a ****** **** ***** ** **** ** *** ***** ** read ******** ***** ** *** ******* ****** * ******. *** the ****** **** *********** / '******* *** *****' ***** ** science *******. *** **** ** ** *** *** ******* *******, such ****** ***** ** **** **** *** ***** **** ***** surveillance **************.

****, ****** ******** **** *********** ****** *** "**** ** ******* in ***** *** ******* ************", ********** ******** *************** ** **** ****** *** - ******* **** * *****.

****** **** ********* ** *********:

"* **** ****** *** ***** ** ***** **** *** *** 'I **** ** ****** ** ***********'"

*** ** ********** ******* ***. ****** *** *********** ********** *** ***** are ****** ***** *** ***** **** **** **** ** ****** based ** ****** ********** ********** ******** ** ***********.

****** ********** ********* *** **** *** ** *** *** *** it ***** ***** ****. *** **** ********* * *******'* ****** and ******* **** *** ** ***** ** * **** *** to * **** * *** ** *****. ****, ** ***** for *** ****** *********, **** ** *** *** ** ************* promoting **** ******.

Comments (13)

*** ******... **** ** ** ****** ********** ****** ***** **** Stearns ** $**/*****. *** **** ***** **** **** ******* ** in * **** **** *** * ******** $*/***** ****** ******** upon ******** ** ********* *****. **** ***** ** * **** Street ***** *** ***** ***** ******* ** ** ****** *** blow ** ******* ****** $**** **** ***** ****'* ***** *** real ********** **** **** ** ******** **** *********** *** ******* swaps.

*** *****'* *** *******'* ****** ******** / ********* ** ****** on ****:

*** ** ***** *** **** *********** ** ** ** ***, just ** *** **** ****, ****** ********** ****** *** ***** into * ** ******** ********* *** *** ********* ********, *.*.:

** ** ******** *** ** *** ******* ** ***** ** Cramer **** *** ******** **** ********* ******* *** ************.

"*** ******* ** ***** ** ******" ****'* ** **** ******** like **** ** **** *****? * ***** ** ***** **** was ***** ** *** *** ****?

******* **** ****** ** **** ***** *** ** * ********* wizard ***** ***** ******** ******** ***** **** ** ****** *****.

**! * *** ** ******** ** **** ******...

***** ************ ****** ***** ** *** ** **** *****, ****** they're *******. ** ***** **** *** *** **** ** ***** books...

****'* ** **** ******** **** **** ** **** *****?

****** ***** **** ********** ****** ****** *** ****** *** *** him **********, * *** ** ******* ** *** ***** ********.

******* ** ****** ******, ** **** ** *******, ******* *** ******, ****** ** a ******** ********* ** *** ****** ******** **** **********, *** a ******** ******** *** *****, ****** ** ******* *****, ***. Anyone *** *** ** **** ** ****** ******* ** ****** tough ********* ** * *******. ** ******* *** **.

********** * *** **** ***** ****** ** *** **** ** make ***** **** ** *** ******** ** **** ** ****

*** ****** ** ***** ******

******* ***** ** ***** ***** *** ****.

** ** ********* **** "**-*******", "**-*******", *** *** *************** ********** advise ***** ****** **** ** ****** ********. ** **** **** any **** **** ***** ** ********** ***** ***** ******* ** talking ** **. ****** ***** **** ** ** **** ** listen ** *** ** ****, **** ****'* ***********.

*** *** **** *** ***** * ***** **** ** ***** security **************. *** ***** ************ *** **** *********** *** ******** ... ******* ******* ** *** ******* ******'* **** ** **** and * ****** ** ***'* ** *********. ** **** ** good ** ********** *****, ********** ***.. *** *** ***** ******** and ********** ** ***** ******** (*** * * ** * across *** *****).

** ** *** ****** ******* * ** *** ****** ** ROI ** **** *** **** ***. *************** * ** ******** for **** *** ***** ** ******** ***********.

* **** ** **** *** ** ********** * ****** ******* as ****** ** ******* ******* *** ***** ******* ** ** employee ********* *** **** ********.....

* **** ** **** *** ** ********** * ****** ******* as ****** ** ******* ******* *** ***** ******* ** ** employee ********* *** **** ********.....

***'* *** ********* ********** ********* **** **** ;)

**********, ** *** ****** *********** *** * ******** ** ***** employee *** ******** ***** ******* ** *********. ** ******, **** if **** *****, *** ***** **** * ******** **** ** multiple ****, ** *** *******, ***.

******* **** **** ********** ** ******** **** ***** **** ******* is '*******' ** **** ****** **.

****'* ***** ** ** ** **** **** ** ******* ********* they ***'* ****, ** *** **** **** **?

Login to read this IPVM report.
Why do I need to log in?
IPVM conducts unique testing and research funded by member's payments enabling us to offer the most independent, accurate and in-depth information.

Related Reports on Robot

Best and Worst ISC West 2018 on Apr 16, 2018
ISC West 2018 had strong attendance, modest overall new products, and a surge in Artificial Intelligence marketing. First, here are 20+...
Security Robot Sales Struggle on Mar 21, 2018
2 year ago, PSA Security CEO Bill Bozeman called security robots one of “the biggest game changers” in decades for security integrators. Just over...
The 2018 Surveillance Industry Guide on Jan 16, 2018
The 300 page, 2018 Video Surveillance Industry Guide, covering the key events and the future of the video surveillance market, is now available,...
CES 2018 Show Final Report on Jan 12, 2018
This is IPVM's final edition of our 2018 CES show report. Below are already numerous images and commentary, with more coming tomorrow.   CES is...
MIT Biggest Failures: Knightscope Robots on Jan 02, 2018
From the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the MIT Technology review has picked a security industry company among its...
Fired: Robot Buyers Risk Brand Damage on Dec 18, 2017
Fired. The robot definitely, and maybe the security buyer as well, depending on how bad things get. Suffice to say, most security managers are...
Robot Vandalism on Dec 11, 2017
Vandalism of security systems is a common concern. It is so common that camera vandalism statistics show that designers routinely sacrifice camera...
Honeywell Crowdfunding Bombs on Nov 08, 2017
100,000+ employees and $40,000,000,000 in annual revenue. That's Honeywell. ~200 backers and ~$67,000 in funding in a week. That's Honeywell...
Knightscope Rockets To $20 Million Funding on Oct 03, 2017
Knightscope is celebrating. 15 months after running over a child and 3 months after a Knightscope robot drowned, Knightscope is having the last...
ASIS Show 2017 Final Report on Sep 27, 2017
ASIS is in Dallas for 2017 and this is our final show report (compare to our 2016 ASIS show report). When walking in, one is greeted with Dahua's...

Most Recent Industry Reports

Amazon Ring Alarm System Tested on Jul 16, 2018
Amazon Ring is going to hurt traditional dealers, and especially ADT, new IPVM test results of Ring's Alarm system underscore. IPVM found that...
Hikvision Wins Chinese Government Forced Facial Recognition Project Across 967 Mosques on Jul 16, 2018
Hikvision has won a Chinese government tender which requires that facial recognition cameras be set up at the entrance of every single mosque...
Installing Dome Cameras Indoors Guide on Jul 16, 2018
IPVM is producing the definitive series on installing surveillance cameras. This entry covers one of the most common scenarios - installing dome...
Security Sales Course Summer 2018 on Jul 13, 2018
Based on member's interest, IPVM is offering a security sales course this summer. Register Now - IPVM Security Sales Course Summer 2018 This...
US Tariffs Hit China Video Surveillance on Jul 13, 2018
Chinese video surveillance products avoided tariffs for the first two rounds. Now, in the third round, many video surveillance products will be...
Last Chance - July 2018 IP Networking Course on Jul 12, 2018
Registration ends today, Thursday. Register now. This is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance...
4 Most Difficult Camera Installs (Statistics) on Jul 12, 2018
Heavy housings, cumbersome brackets, heavy ladders required, and tricky field of view requirements will cause difficulties no matter the camera...
Axis Perimeter Defender Video Analytics Tested on Jul 12, 2018
Axis 'high security' video analytics offering is Perimeter Defender, OEMed / developed with Digital Barriers. But how good is Perimeter Defender?...
Hikvision Fights Ban - Claims 'Red Scare', Hires 14 Term Ex-Congressman on Jul 11, 2018
Hikvision is fighting back against the House Bill Ban of their products. Hikvision has hired one of the biggest lobbying firms, led by a 14 term...
Arecont Acquisition By Costar on Jul 11, 2018
Arecont Vision acquisition by Costar Technologies has been approved by the court, concluding the bankruptcy process triggered by Arecont's...

The world's leading video surveillance information source, IPVM provides the best reporting, testing and training for 10,000+ members globally. Dedicated to independent and objective information, we uniquely refuse any and all advertisements, sponsorship and consulting from manufacturers.

About | FAQ | Contact