Sphero http://www.stuff.tv/sg/sphero/videos en-SG Meet the rugged Sphero 2B http://www.stuff.tv/sg/android/meet-rugged-sphero-2b/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The upgraded smartphone-controlled toy was let out to play at CES Unveiled [updated with video] </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="514" height="385" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Sphero2B.jpg?1389490528" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The prototype that was shown off at CES Unveiled proved itself to be quite a different animal. You might even call it a beast.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sg/users/elissa-loi" title="View user profile.">Elissa Loi</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-3016489155001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="3016489155001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. 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Yikes.</p> <p>Not only that, but its coloured LEDs (which serve up 16.9 million hues) are now three times brighter than the original's. Squirrels will be hypnotised in broad daylight before they'll have a chance to know what flattened them.</p> <p>Sphero 2.0 has more than 25 games on the App Store and Google Play, and comes with an inductive charging base and pop-out ramps for catching some sweet spherical air.</p> <p>Bumpy plastic Nubby covers are also available if you want to take the fun off-road without scratching the Sphero 2.0 to shreds.</p> <p>The Sphero 2.0 is going for $189 at selected Apple Premium resellers and $169 on the Apple store.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" title="Sphero 2.0 is better, smarter, faster, brighter" alt="Sphero 2.0 is better, smarter, faster, brighter" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/sphero-cases.jpg?1381215235" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Do not make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> http://www.stuff.tv/sg/sphero/sphero-20-rolls-singapore/news#comments Geek accessories Sphero Wed, 02 Oct 2013 07:09:19 +0000 Nigel Yap 1427355 at http://www.stuff.tv