Explore Technologies Overview

  • Founded
  • 1995
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

Explore Technologies General Information


Manufacturer of interactive, talking globe known as Odyssey. The company is the maker of a globe which calculates latitude and longitude through a software technology called NearTouch. The globe is marketed as an educational product for children.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Recreational Goods
Primary Office
  • 2880 Lakeside Drive
  • Suite 130
  • Santa Clara, CA 95054
  • United States
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Explore Technologies Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 10-Aug-1998 0000 Completed Product Development
1. Early Stage VC 01-Jan-1995 0000 0000 Completed Product Development
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Explore Technologies Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Social Venture Circle Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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