Desktop Toys: The Climb@tron robot

I posted another TechRepublic gallery in our Desktop Toys series. This time it was the Climbatron REX Robot Explorer. A clever little robot that can climb vertically up a window using suction cups. I took a little video of the robot in action.

By Mark Kaelin

Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.