InTouch Health Gains $6M From iRobot

Santa Barbara-based InTouch Health, a developer of remote presence technology and robotics for the healthcare market, has scored a $6M investment from iRobot. iRobot said the investment gives it a minority position in InTouch, and is an expansion of a joint development and licensing agreement between the two companies. The two are working on combining iRobot's platforms with healthcare applications. InTouch's robots are used to allow physicians to remotely work with patients. More information »