The first time we spotted the six-legged robotic insect Skitterbot, we were a bit creeped out. However, after going head-to-head with the Skitterbot Army, we think that the little bots are kind of fun.
The aptly named Skitterbots are tiny botlike toys that can be made to skitter around in fun and quirky ways as you control them with a USB remote. They travel at a speed of a foot per second and have been dubbed the fastest-legged microrobotic bugs commercially available.
Skitterbots come in different colors, each with a different frequency, to allow for a range of movements. They … Read more