NeuroSky, a San Jose, California-based provider of body and mind monitoring and analysis technologies, secured an investment from SoftBank Corp.
The amount of the transaction was not disclosed.
NeuroSky has also formed a strategic partnership with SoftBank Mobile Corp. to accelerate the delivery of its technologies. Additionally, Hironobu Tamba Vice President, Product and Services Division at SoftBank Mobile, will join its board of directors.
Founded in 2006 and led by Stanley Yang, CEO, NeuroSky has developed biosensor technologies that can be used in solutions that improve consumer experiences, provide health and wellness benefits or advance medical care.
It delivers adaptable chips and algorithms that offer ECG multi-function cardio monitoring, and quantitive and interpretive algorithms in an integrated, adaptable and extensible solution.
The company has offices in Asia and Europe.