Watch a modded Hexbug perform autonomous tasks

Hexbugs are cute insect-like toys with a remote control. Brad Knox has created a mod that harnesses smartphone technology to make them autonomous, able to distinguish colors and navigate obstaccles.

They have a Kickstarter:

Minority Report gets closer every day!

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