In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top tech stories from this week.
The occupants of an Army helicopter flying over New York had a lucky escape recently when it collided with a Phantom 4 drone. It's believed to be the first known case of a drone colliding with a manned aircraft in the U.S.
Sphero, the company behind BB-8, is back with two new iconic Star Wars characters: R2D2 and BB-9E. The remote-controlled robots pair with a smartphone, rove around on surfaces, and react to the major plot points of the films.