Category Archives: Toys

Sphero

 Sphero is a robotic ball controlled with your smart phone or iPad. Sphero comes with several pre built applications like golf, but also comes with a simple API so you can build your own applications. The round robot also has … Continue reading

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iPad Telepresence Robot

  Yesterday, at Apples WWDC or Worldwide Developers Conference, Taptic Toys showed up with a telepresence robot. Similar to other robots like QB from Anybots, or VGO, telepresence robots are becoming more popular as Wi-Fi spreads everywhere. Link via (PC … Continue reading

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Robotic Playmate Kibot

South Korean telecom company KT has introduced a robotic playmate for kids called KT that is being made by iRiver. The small robot is about eight inches tall and has the face of a monkey. Aimed at children ages 3 … Continue reading

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Lost Robot Alarm Clock

One of our readers is looking for a robot alarm clock he had about 18 years ago and we thought we would post the question to all of our readers.  Here is Nick’s description. The alarm clock was black and … Continue reading

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Pleo Has Been Reborn

We all know the saga of Pleo, invented by Caleb Chung.  Great innovative robot company that went belly up.  Then along comes Jetta Company to buy up the pieces, promising to bring Pleo back. Pleo did come back last year … Continue reading

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