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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

Editors' Take

Sphero BB-8

Robotic ball toy Sphero and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" astromech droid BB-8 are a match made in the Netherworld of the Force.

By September 3, 2015

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No mind tricks required: Control BB-8 with Sphero's Force Band

Sphero's new smart wristband lets you control your favorite Star Wars droid with the flick of a wrist.

By January 4, 2016

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Sphero's Force Band sends Star Wars' BB-8 zooming with a flick of the wrist

It's the next best thing to using Jedi mind tricks -- Sphero's new Force Band lets you control a mini BB-8 droid with hand gestures.

By January 4, 2016

Article

Sphero BB-8 teardown reveals its robot tech inside the rolling 'Star Wars' droid

The Sphero BB-8 toy may not be powered by the Force, but Bill Detwiler cracks this rolling robot open to show you the tech inside.

By September 5, 2015

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Cracking Open: Sphero BB-8 Star Wars toy

Bill Detwiler breaks open the Sphero BB-8 Star Wars toy to find out what's inside this rolling droid.

By September 4, 2015

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Rolling around with Sphero BB-8 (pictures)

Sphero's latest toy rolls straight out of the "Star Wars" universe, offering up a robotic toy version of the spherical droid from the upcoming film.

23 Images By September 3, 2015

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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