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Sphero

Editors' Take

Sphero 2B

Hands-on with the Sphero 2B phone-controlled robot, which features customisable tyres.

By January 5, 2014

Editors' Take

Sphero 2

Version 2.0 of the iOS/Android-controlled Sphero rolls twice as fast, glows more brightly -- and now comes with ramps for your jumping pleasure.

By August 14, 2013

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Get a Sphero 2.0 for $68, build your own BB-8 "Star Wars" droid

It's a refurb, but it comes with a Nubby case for all-terrain rolling. Plus: two bonus deals and a contest!

By June 11, 2015

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Star Wars droid BB-8 is real, powered by Sphero

Get ready for rolling BB-8 toys. The droid in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a real robot, based on the technology in Sphero's toy robotic balls. And in a galaxy not so far away, SpaceX delivers an espresso machine to the International Space Station.

By April 17, 2015

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Star Wars droid BB-8 is real, powered by Sphero

Get ready for rolling BB-8 toys. The droid in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a real robot, based on the technology in Sphero's toy robotic balls. And in a galaxy not so far away, SpaceX delivers an espresso machine to the International Space Station.

By April 17, 2015

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Crave giveaway: Sphero 2.0 app-controlled robotic ball

Like the idea of a glowing robotic toy ball that controls apps and games? Then let's get rolling.

By March 13, 2015

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Crave giveaway: Darkside Ollie app-controlled robot from Sphero

Control this programmable rolling robot from your smartphone or tablet. It can drift, spin, flip and crash for romping robot fun. And it's free.

By January 9, 2015

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Rolling droid BB-8 stars in ad for new 'Star Wars' Lego sets

A commercial for the upcoming "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Lego kits hits the Internet, and it gives us our first look at a black X-wing and Kylo Ren's custom Command Shuttle.

By August 31, 2015

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Sphero now available for Windows 8

The Sphero robotic toy controlled via Bluetooth is now available for Windows 8 devices, as well as the previous apps for iOS and Android.

By June 4, 2014

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Hands on: learn how to program with Sphero

Orbotix co-founder Ian Bernstein shows Macrolab, an app that's part of the SPRK program to teach kids programming using the Sphero robotic ball.

By June 4, 2014