Sphero

Looks like a funny gadget to play with. The Sphero :

„Sphero is like nothing you’ve seen before.

It’s the first robotic ball gaming device that you control with a tilt, touch, or swing from your smartphone or tablet.

You can even use Sphero as a controller for on-screen gameplay.“

On theirs site are alot of videos.

(c) gosphero.com
(c) gosphero.com

What the hack is that – Sifteo interactive game cubes

Never seen the gadget before today, found it as a buyers recommendation when looking for Sphero found via http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Angerollt-Roboter-Kugel-Sphero-1542563.html.

„Each Sifteo cube packs a clickable, full color LCD display, a variety of motion sensors and a rechargeable battery into a sturdy 1.5 inch block – perfect for hands of all ages to grab and play with.

Sifteo cubes connect wirelessly to a nearby computer via a compact USB radio link, and can hold up to 4 hours of play on a single charge. Our SiftRunner desktop software is your command-center: browse and play your games, create your own with the Sifteo Creativity Kit™, and find more in the Sifteo store! The included Sifteo charging dock can recharge up to six cubes at once, and can house your cubes and USB link when not in use.“

https://www.sifteo.com/

Company blog site http://blog.sifteo.com/