What happens if you mix rudimentary robotics capabilities & functionality with a novel smartphone / tablet control system?
You create an exciting game and possibly start a new trend!
This is what start-up Anki is doing with their brand new AnkiDrive offering.
What is it you ask?
Well think of the old slot car racing sets ( from the likes of Scalextric for example) brought to the 21st century. Take a look at the following video (from the 2013Apple WWDC) to witness it in action.
If the concept intrigues you take a look at the science behind it.
And finally here’s an view behind the scenes with the creators.
I personally love it and can’t wait to get my hands on a set. What do you think?