Aptiv and CAC Holdings joined corporate venturing units Trend Forward Capital and Motley Fool Ventures in a $26m round that almost doubled the MIT spinout's funding.

Affectiva, a US-based emotion-recognition software spinout of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has received $26m in funding from automotive parts supplier Aptiv, IT services provider CAC Holdings, cybersecurity technology producer Trend Micro and financial data provider The Motley Fool. Trend Micro and The Motley Fool participated in the round through corporate venturing units Trend Forward…

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