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The Orbotix Sphero Rolls to New Ball Game Possibilities

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: • References: blog.orbotix & ohgizmo
Sure, your rubber ball is a blast, but soon you'll be able to bounce and roll your Orbotix Sphero with iPhone power instead of muscle! To be presented at CES 2011, this smart little sphere can be controlled by means of your smartphone's Bluetooth with the help of your gadget's tilt sensor.

Now with a new futuristic design, the Orbotix Sphero robotic ball released an open API, which means that Android and iOS app developers are already working their magic to bring off-the-wall diversions to your handheld device and your Orbotix Sphero. Stats for Smartphone-Controlled Balls Trending: Older & Mild
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