Conrad Gausmann

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The Best New Star Wars Toys Released on Force Friday

Google might be developing its own self driving car, but they probably could use some help from the droid BB-8. He has his own Hot Wheels car too. (Photo: Mattel)

These guys destroyed the Star Wars BB-8 droid we all want just to see how it works

<b>It might be the must-have toy of the year, but that didn’t stop the guys over at Youtube channel uBreakiFix from taking apart a BB-8 hot off the</b> …

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Get the awesome Star Wars BB-8 droid everyone is talking about on Amazon for $180

Sphero’s new remote-controlled BB-8 droid toy is the talk of the Internet right now. Everyone is buzzing about it, and rightfully so — it’s awesome. …

American Airlines Used the Wrong Plane to Fly Passengers from L.A. to Honolulu

There's a reason flight schedules are created—some airplanes are made (and certified) for longer journeys and some aren't. At the end of last month, …

Make your own full-size BB-8 'Star Wars' droid

When the newest "Star Wars" BB-8 droid rolled across the screen in the the first trailer for robot geeks everywhere began their search for blueprints and instructions on how to build their own life-sized ball-shaped astromech.<p>Luckily, none of us have to befriend a gang of Jawas to figure out how to …

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Watch a BB-8 toy reduce a giant man to toddlerhood instantly

Not all of us are in a position to drop $150 on a palm-sized robot toy from Star Wars, so thank goodness for videos of other people playing around with them.<p>The man in the above video appears to have somebody who loves him very much: enough to buy him one of Sphero's BB-8 toys and secretly hide it …

Dissecting Sphero's Star Wars BB-8

Sphero's Star Wars BB-8 is sure to be the Cabbage Patch Kid of this Christmas, the ungettable gift that will spur mall fistfights, eBay price …

Sphero BB-8 App-Enabled Star Wars Droid Review - Malibu Stacy's New Droid Hat

In the last week, the internet has been on fire with what's likely going to be the hottest toy this Christmas, the Sphero BB-8 App-Enabled Droid. The …

Teardown Of BB-8 Droid Toy Explains How It Works

<i>That's pretty twisted, even for a Jawa.</i><p>This is a video from the folks at uBreakiFix highlighting the inner workings of the new BB-8 droid toy. I'm …

Where to find the Star Wars BB-8 droid robot by Sphero

The most talked about Star Wars toy to launch during last week's "Force Friday" is the new $150 BB-8 droid from Boulder's Sphero (and no -- it's not …

Somebody tore apart the Star Wars BB-8 toy to see how it works

The new BB-8 Star Wars toy, which was launched last week in part to hype up the upcoming <i>The Force Awakens</i> film, has captivated everyone from humans …

Someone has destroyed Sphero's BB-8 droid to see what's inside

If you’re still saving up for your very own Sphero BB-8 – the adorable app-controlled mini robot, based on the equally adorable orange and white rollerball droid from JJ Abrams’s forthcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens – you might want to look away now.<p>The must-have robot , unveiled last week as …

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Star Wars fanatic husband goes crazy for BB8 droid

Watch what happens when this man finds a Star Wars BB8 droid in his luggage<p>Would you like nothing more than to get your hands on one of the BB8 droids which feature in the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII?<p>Well this man did, and his reaction is priceless.<p>Not created with CGI as fans had originally …

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BB-8 Droid review: Star Wars’ most loveable robot is now in toy form

By Spencer Hart<p><i>Star Wars The Force Awakens</i> isn't even out yet, but we've already got a favourite character - meet the BB-8 Droid.<p>If you didn't know …

Yet Another Cool BB-8 Droid Project

It’s amazing how much the BB-8 droid from the upcoming <i>Star Wars</i> film has captured the public’s imagination. Part of this is due to the fact that the astromech droid’s design is so unusual, and that its workings are a mystery. This has sent robot builders to the drawing board to try and work out the …

Three Kittens Test Out the New BB-8 Rolling Droid Toy From ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Vanity Fair recruited three kittens to test out the new BB-8 rolling droid toy from <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>. All three kittens and many others …

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