BizWireTV Accelerator Report: AxonVR Secures Funding to Create a ‘Hands-On’ VR Experience and a STEM-Friendly Bot for Kids

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Featuring AxonVR, Dynamic Signal, Tripping.com and UBTECH

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BizWireTV–On the latest BizWireTV
Accelerator Report
, AxonVR announced that it has secured $5.8M in a
recently-completed seed funding round. This represents the largest
investment to date in a virtual reality haptics company. AxonVR’s HaptX
Platform allows users to feel the physical properties of virtual objects.


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Also featured in the episode is this week’s startup standout, UBTECH
Robotics’ TankBot, the latest addition to its line of STEM-friendly Jimu
Robots for kids and teens. TankBot is an interactive building block
system that combines learning and fun as kids build, program and share
their robot creations.

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This week’s episode features:

AxonVR
Secures Largest Ever Funding Round for Haptics in Virtual Reality

On the VC Watch:

Dynamic
Signal Raises $25 Million to Help Organizations Better Communicate with
Their Employees

Tripping.com
Secures $35 Million in Series C Funding Led by Princeville Global

This week’s startup standout:

UBTECH
Introduces TankBot: the First Jimu Robot That Runs on Treads

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