iRobot Acquires Coding Education Startup Root Robotics

iRobot, which has long been a leader in consumer robotics, has acquired Root Robotics, an education tech startup spun out of the Wyss Institute at Harvard University. The Bedford-based company will now begin selling Root, a robot that helps kids learn to code.


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