Sphero Rolls Out Learning Bot, SPRK+

Boulder-based Sphero has launched another product, a new robotic ball called the SPRK+, aimed at the education and learning market. According to Sphero, the new robot connects to a new Lighting Lab app, which is designed to teach students different STEAM activities. The new app lets users learn programming, and features more than 150, hands-on learning actives. The robot itself features inductive charging, a built in accelerometer and gyroscope, programmable sensors, and much more. Sphero said the SPRK+ costs $129.