Furhat Robotics, the company behind the world’s most advanced social robot, Furhat, today announces the acquisition of the business assets of Colorado-based social robotics startup Misty Robotics, creators of the highly sophisticated social robot, Misty. The acquisition establishes an American base of operations for Furhat Robotics, and will enable further expansion and development of the next-generation of social robots utilizing both the Furhat and Misty robots and teams. We have admired the work of the Misty Robotics team over the past years and their focus on developers. To be joining forces is an exciting moment for everyone at Furhat, and I believe for the whole social robotics industry” says CEO and Co-founder of Furhat Robotics, Samer Al Moubayed. “We couldn’t have found a better company to join forces with than Furhat Robotics,” says Misty Robotics Founder, Ian Bernstein.