Sphero launches Misty Robotics for home and office personal robots

Sphero launches Misty Robotics for home and office personal robots

BOULDER -- Sphero, Inc., maker of the connected play robot Sphero, announced it has successfully completed the spin-off of its advanced robotics division into the newly created Misty Robotics, ... Read More

Wednesday June 21, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Sphero, Misty Robotics, Ian Bernstein, Paul Berberian, Tim Enwall, David Pakman, Brad Feld, Venrock, Foundry Group

Sphero announces interactive race car based on Disney Pixar movie

Sphero announces interactive race car based on Disney Pixar movie

BOULDER -- Sphero today announcedUltimate Lightning McQueen, an app-enabled, interactive race car that uses the newest advancements in technology to create the most lifelike Lightning McQueen... Read More

Thursday May 25, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Sphero, Ultimate Lightning McQueen, Paul Berberian

Sphero secures $45 million in new funding led by Mercato Partners and The Walt Disney Company

Sphero secures $45 million in new funding led by Mercato Partners and The Walt Disney Company

BOULDER -- Sphero , a leader in connected play robotics, announced it secured an additional $45 million in funding, bringing its total funding to $80 million. The investment was led by ... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday June 4, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Sphero, Mercato Partners, Greg Warnock, Paul Berberian, TechStars, Walt Disney Company

Sphero adds gaming industry veteran and former Epic Games prez Mike Capps to its board

Sphero adds gaming industry veteran and former Epic Games prez Mike Capps to its board

BOULDER - Sphero , formerly Orbotix, has appointed Mike Capps , a gaming industry veteran and former president of Epic Games, to its board of directors, joining as the company's first... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday October 30, 2014 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Connected Play, Epic Games, Mike Capps, Paul Berberian, Sphero

Orbotix gets $15.5M investment from Shea Ventures, Grishin Robotics and Foundry Group

Orbotix gets $15.5M investment from Shea Ventures, Grishin Robotics and Foundry Group

BOULDER - Orbotix , the connected play company and manufacturer of mobile device-controlled robots Sphero and Ollie, today announced it has raised $15.5 million from Shea Ventures, Grishin... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday May 5, 2014 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Dmitry Grishin, Foundry Group, Grishin Robotics, Ollie, Orbotix, Paul Berberian, Richard Gottlieb, Shea Ventures, Sphero

Orbotix launches SPRK, company's first robotics-based education program for kids, teachers

Orbotix launches SPRK, company's first robotics-based education program for kids, teachers

BOULDER - Toy maker Orbotix announced the launch of the company's first education program called SPRK, fusing technology with robotics for an app-controlled toy offering a new kind of open-play... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 18, 2014 0 comments Tags: Adam Wilson, Boulder, Orbotix, Paul Berberian, Sphero, SPRK

Orbotix named one of Fast Company's '10 Most Innovative Companies'

Orbotix named one of Fast Company's '10 Most Innovative Companies'

BOULDER - Orbotix , makers of robotic toys such as Sphero and 2B, has been recognized by Fast Company magazine as one of the "10 Most Innovative Companies" in its Consumer Electronics category,... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday February 19, 2014 0 comments Tags: 2B, Boulder, Fast Company, Orbotix, Paul Berberian, Sphero