Sphero’s New Augmented Reality App Allows You To Walk A Beaver Around Your House

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http://techcrunch.com – Meet Sharky the Beaver, Sphero‘s first augmented reality character for their little robotic spheres. Over the past few months, Orbotix has been developing many new ways to use the toy. With this new app, the company is making its first step into the world of augmented reality. As a reminder, Sphero is a ball with an internal motor. You can control it using a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone or tablet. It also has a built-in gyroscope, accelerometer and compass. Now they’re working on Augmented Reality with Sharky the Beaver. It will transform your sphere into a cute walking 3D charac (IT news)