Sphero, a small, rolling ball controlled by a smart phone or a tablet computer, is a simple toy that is being shown off at the Consumer Electronics Show. But Orbotix, the Boulder, Colo., start-up company that makes Sphero, hopes it’ll end up being more than just a toy and is using the CES to court retailers, the media and developers.
For more info. check out the write-up on Sphero at the LA Times Technology Blog at: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/technology/2011/01/consumer-electronics-show-sphero.html
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