31 Aug '17, 4pm

Grab Star Wars droids and drones at Apple Stores on Force Friday II

It’s Force Friday II ! And you know what that means. Yes, yes you’ll feel the Force (of Disney’s marketing muscle tugging at your wallet, no doubt). But if you’re a fan then you’ll find the coolest Star Wars collectibles from companies like Hasbro, Sphero, Lego , Propel and more. Apple ’s feeling the Force too, and is offering a host of Star Wars app-enabled droids and battle quadcopter drones. Your favourite droids like R2-D2 and BB-8 can be coded with commands, built and then reconfigured, trained with an augmented reality Droid Trainer. They can go on missions, as well as interact with and battle each other. Sphero’s R2-D2 is the latest to gain support of Swift Playgrounds . Kids (and the young at heart) will find a special R2-D2 lesson within Swift Playgrounds, so they can learn to write code to control the droid’s stance, flash its lights, roll and swivel its head, an...

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