Meet Xpider: a cute, little programmable robot that fits in the palm of your hand, weighing only 5.3oz. It has a camera, so you can see the world from its perspective. The robot 3D printable components. The companion app lets you control the robot and move it around easily (with AR).
Xpider has a drag & drop programming interface. Thanks to its Curie module, you can teach the robot new tricks. Can be yours for as low as $99 if you are an early supporter.