Anki, a San Francisco, CA-based robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) company, raised $52.5m in Series D funding.
The round was led by J.P. Morgan with participation from Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures and Two Sigma Ventures.
The company has raised $182.5 in total funding to date.
Founded in 2010 by Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute graduates Boris Sofman, CEO, Mark Palatucci, CPO, and Hanns Tappeiner, President, Anki is dedicated to bringing consumer robotics into everyday life, leveraging artificial intelligence.
The company is advancing Overdrive, which converges toys, videogames and robotics into an entertainment experience, and Cozmo, a small robot that evolves the more users hang out.