Chris Alexander

On Engineering

TweetMeme Toys

7th October, 2009

As I guess some of you may have gathered by now, we have quite a few little robotic bits and pieces laying around the TweetMeme office. From the Nabaztag and Pleo to both the Roombas, I thought we had it all.

Until the other day, that is, when I found a BB (you know those small plastic bullets used in slightly-more-than-toy guns) that one of the Roombas had picked up. I asked where it was from, Daniel (@dtsn) mentioned the remote control tank, and of course we had to get it out and have a go. Here’s what happened: