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Stand Back! I have a robotic ball (and I’m not afraid to use it)!

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Max The Magnificent
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Max The Magnificent   2/3/2012 7:26:22 PM
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On the other hand, David is trapped in the depths of the Australian outback with nothing to do except chase kangaroos... ...so my giving him fun things to do is more like a public service... :-)

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ThermalHunter   2/3/2012 7:10:51 PM
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With all the help he's given Max lately, I think David Ashton should be at the top of the list!

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abrokalakis   1/31/2012 8:29:30 AM
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Max, next time someone has a spare of something think about me too!! :D

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Max The Magnificent   1/28/2012 5:48:46 PM
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Hi there -- yes, you can order them from the GoSphero.com site. The thing comes with a little induction charger -- when I finish playing with it I put it back on the charger -- I haven't run out of power yet (if I get the time I'll try to time how long it lasts on a charge). Also I haven;t experimented with the wireless range -- I will do so when I get back in the office (I left it there over the weekend)

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ReneCardenas   1/28/2012 2:48:52 PM
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Max, Please tell us a little more about battery life, and distance range, the video in their website makes it a very appealing toy, but I see more if features can be expanded like you describe. So much potential, can wait to experiment with it myself whenever it becomes mass produced. Do you know if pre-order is possible?

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Max The Magnificent   1/27/2012 2:39:30 PM
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Someone coming into this conversation late might wonder just what it is we are all talking about :-)

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David Ashton   1/26/2012 11:13:41 PM
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We have a comedian in Aussie called Wil Anderson, with one l. But I think the Lost in Space guy did have 2.

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Max The Magnificent   1/26/2012 11:08:14 PM
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Eeeek -- I was just talking to Tim -- it turns out *HE* was the one who slipped the note into my box, so the Sphero folks are off the hook with regard to the "Wil Robinson" (he is hanging his head in shame)...

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Max The Magnificent   1/26/2012 10:56:59 PM
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To be honest (on reflection), I think that it would be OK to omit the comma after the "Danger" on the basis that you wouldn't say "Danger [pause] Will Robinson" ... but "Wil"? I think not :-)

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Max The Magnificent   1/26/2012 10:53:53 PM
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#$%^ I did it again -- it's not WiFi -- the Sphero uses Bluetooth -- I'm a bad, bad boy!!!

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