Meet the RoboBuilder RQ-HUNO Kit: a humanoid robot to teach kids a thing or two about technology. It comes with a visual software and multiple programming language options. The RQ-HUNO has an infrared remote control but you can get an additional Bluetooth module to control it from your smartphone.
The RQ-Huno humanoid robot comes with a controller capable of storing up to 21 motions and 10 autonomous behaviors. It also has a sound sensor and obstacle detection. Costs $500 at this time.