Anki, maker of Vector, Cozmo and other toy robots, is shutting down (Update: Revival project)

Update 1: 2020/03/13 2:52pm PDT

Digital Dream Labs, which purchased the rights to Anki’s Vector, Cozmo, and Overdrive robots, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring software updates to Vector. It aims to

Anki has been one of the leading companies in this new age of smartphone-connected toys, alongside Sphero. Sadly, Anki has run out of money and is shutting its doors.
Anki has made a few different toys over the past few years, including ‘Overdrive’ race cars, the adorable Pixar-like Cozmo robot (we reviewed the Collectors Edition), and the internet-connected Vector. Read MoreAnki, maker of Vector, Cozmo and other toy robots, is shutting down (Update: Revival project) was written by the awesome team at Android Police.