Tom Swift and his friends at the Swift Institute work together to retrieve a drone that was taken by the custodian, Mr. Conway, who they believe is a notorious hacker.
Someone is sabotaging student projects and all signs point to Tom's friend Sam as the culprit, so Tom and his friends set out to clear her name.
When someone steals an "app" that Amy wrote and profits from it, Tom and his friends use a robot to help catch the thief.
"Something seems amiss when an overnight lock-in at Swift Enterprises turns into a quarantine lock-down, and Tom and his friends must find the real reason behind it all"-- Provided by publisher.
Noticing strange little troll-like figures that have been popping up all over Swift Academy's campus, Tom and his friends begin searching for answers when the mysterious little dolls start gossiping and revealing private...
Tom Swift Inventors' Academy is hosting an Invention Olympics, but Tom suspects that the crew filming a new reality show about the academy may be planning something nefarious.