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orbotix

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Orbotix's education initiative bright SPRK gets the ball rolling

After just a month and a half, Orbotix's education initiative using Sphero to teach children programming is gathering serious momentum.

By June 4, 2014

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Orbotix launches Sphero education initiative

The creator of smartphone-controlled robotic toy Sphero has launched an initiative aimed at teaching kids programming, robotics and maths.

By April 21, 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

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Sphero 2B: Rough-and-tumble robot

We get our mitts on Orbotix' Sphero 2B -- a follow-up to the Sphero phone-controlled robot toy. See how it handles in our First Look video.

By January 6, 2014

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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

Editors' Take

Sphero 2B

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

January 5, 2014

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Sphero: A new ball game for smartphone gaming

Boulder, Colo., start-up Orbotix aims to take smartphone gaming to a new level with its robotic ball, called Sphero.

By December 13, 2010

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CES: How men from NASA decided balls were more fun

Half the employees at Orbotix used to work at NASA. Now they make little balls you can control with your iPhone. The balls allegedly glow blue when you get a Facebook message.

By January 7, 2011

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Get a Sphero robot ball for $49.96

Originally $129.99, the Sphero is an RC toy like no other.

By April 11, 2014

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Sphero 2.0 is totally amaze-balls

The first time around Sphero was a fun idea with not much meat on the bone. With Sphero 2.0 there is so much fun and even more potential it's a killer idea for Christmas.

By December 16, 2013