MiP Robot Toy - Control Me With Your Gestures

WowWee (toy maker) in collaboration with UCSD (University of California in San Diego) has successfully created "MiP" hi-tech toys.

MiP which is stands for Mobile Inverted Pendulum (MIP) is a robot toy that can be controlled by hand gestures or by Bluetooth on a smartphone or tablet.

Interestingly, MiP has the ability to maintain its balance while carrying an object in its attachable tray.

This robot also have interactive capability with its surroundings such as limited “voice” like R2D2, ability to dance with your iTunes, able to play games with humans.

Enjoy the video bellow to see it in action:

MiP by WowWee
Features:
• MiP has an inquisitive and responsive personality communicated through motion, sounds, and RGB LED eyes
• With his unique dual wheel balancing, MiP is able to navigate his surroundings, follow hand gestures, and even follow objects around
• Watch MiP balance multiple objects while moving or standing still! Multiple robotic modes including Roam, Stacking, Dance, and Programming
• Dimensions: 6.8 x 5 x 10.2 inches ; 10.6 ounces
• Price: less than $98