Sphero Updates Robot Programming App

Boulder-based robotic ball developer Sphero has released an updated mobile app, SPRK Lighting Lab, it tool which lets users drag and drop commands to create software code for the Sphero. The tool is aimed at teachers who are teaching programming to kids, using Sphero's robotic ball. According to Sphero, the latest release of the tool also includes school support, where teachers can set up a virtual classroom, crate and share activities, and more. The updated app is free, and runs on iOS, Android, Amazon Fire, and Nook devices.