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Build a UFO with Binary Bot’s clever coding pack and BBC micro:bit computer.
The more you play with Tinkerbots’ My First Robot, the more its personality develops.
Make music on the go with your very own programmable mini synthesizer.
Young At Heart
Designed for babies, this Sensory Discovery Robot from B Kids is noisy and educational: win-win.
Yukai Engineering is crowdsourcing Qoobo – a pillow with a wagging tail like a pet.
from £66, kickstarter.com
No pets allowed? The WoWee MiPosaur Trackball Robot should sort you out.
Learn to code with the Astrobot Jimu Kit – designed for kids, but adults will love it, too.
WheeMe is a hand-sized robot that will massage aching back muscles without losing its grip.
Control Sphero’s Mini robot and play games using facial expressions or try your hand at coding.
The Dyson 360 Eye is the only robot vacuum cleaner that can ‘see’ to map its position.
The Dash Robot’s personality develops via interaction – and it sings and dances.
Scarab, a ‘mechanical beetle’, skitters around on six angled legs. Not for the faint-hearted.
Sky’s The Limit
Attach the included Parrot Cockpitglasses 2 to the Mambo FPV drone for a bird’s eye view as it flies.
The Nemo Robo Fish swimming toy is water-activated. Pop him in a tank and watch him go.
Danboard, a character in manga series Yotsuba&!, has been turned into a robot by V-Stone.
Raise The Alarm
Press the snooze button on Clocky and he wheels away, so you have to get up.
Build Your Own
Meccano’s Meccanoid G15KS Robot Kit learns movements and records sounds.
Coming in May 2018, Olly is the world’s first domestic robot to adapt to your specific needs
Nest’s thermostat learns your ideal room temperature and turns off when you’re away.
Perfect your ping pong with a Joola Buddy V300, which serves 20-70 balls a minute.
Formlabs’ Form 2 is the most advanced industrial-quality desktop 3D printer out there.
Clean your smartphone and tablet screens with this cute, bright Auto Mee S.
Blow your mind with the Polaroid Play 3D Pen – build sculptures with layer upon layer of plastic ‘ink’.
The Sony BRC-X1000 4K robotic camera is designed for remote live broadcasts.
The droid you’re looking for: R2-D2 simulates holograms from Star Wars scenes.
With five models including a cat, Lego’s Boost Creative Toolbox will light up minds.
Recycle drinks cans into robots with a Great Gizmo Tin Can Robot set.
Get moving with this AI personal trainer from Vi, which gives live feedback on your workout.
Write your code, transfer from your laptop et voilà: the Micro Bot will leap into action.