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From Sci-Fi To CyPhy: iRobot Founder Takes To The Skies

From Sci-Fi To CyPhy: iRobot Founder Takes To The Skies The excerpt below comes from Forbes/Wolfe Emerging Technology Report’s recent full-length interview with Helen Greiner, co-founder of iRobot and founder and CEO of CyPhy Works. In 1990, she co-founded iRobot [...

Feb 4 2014, 9:15am CST

CES 2014: 3D Cameras, Practical Robots and Wearable Tech

CES 2014: 3D Cameras, Practical Robots and Wearable Tech The pace at which we are accelerating technology from entertainment devices into objects and connected devices that we can use in our every day lives or helps us live better, is in high gear. Less than a year ago,...

Jan 8 2014, 6:21am CST

What Will 2014 Bring?

What Will 2014 Bring? 2013 was a better year than I expected. My “What Will 2013 Bring?” post talked about 1) a rough ride for the US economy, 2) the fading consumer web, 3) tight money for start-ups, and 4) fascinating new areas of...

Dec 23 2013, 5:26am CST

Ava 500 by iRobot and Cisco is a Robot with a Difference

Ava 500 by iRobot and Cisco is a Robot with a Difference Robots have shifted from the imagination and fantasies of the wild and wooly thinkers to the very real world of offices and homes. Take the Ava 500, a robot with a difference that allows video conferences to take place from its portal and is ideal for business meetings. iRobot Corp. and Cisco TelePresence together build this marvelous robot.

Jun 10 2013, 11:51am CDT

New iRobot Roomba TV Commercial features Awesome Dancer Marquese "Nonstop" Scott

New iRobot Roomba TV Commercial features Awesome Dancer Marquese "Nonstop" Scott iRobot published a new TV commercial for the Roomba robot vacuum featuring dance sensation Marquese Scott. You have to watch the video below to believe his moves.

Apr 19 2012, 5:43am CDT

Holiday Gift Guide 2011: John Deere Gator HPX Ride On Perfect for Kids on the Go

Holiday Gift Guide 2011: John Deere Gator HPX Ride On Perfect for Kids on the Go This is a great way to give your little one his or her own John Deere.

Nov 6 2011, 11:09am CST

iRobot Ava Mobile Robotics Platform is powered by Google Android

iRobot Ava Mobile Robotics Platform is powered by Google Android iRobot announces Android applications for the iRobot Ava mobile robotics platform at the Google I/O 2011.

May 11 2011, 10:07am CDT

iRobot 110 FirstLook throwable Robot breaks Cover

iRobot 110 FirstLook throwable Robot breaks Cover iRobot has unveiled today pre-production prototypes of the iRobot 110 FirstLook robot. The iRobot 110 FirstLook provides quick situational awareness, performs persistent observation and investigates...

Apr 5 2011, 9:56am CDT

CES 2015 News
DARPA Robotics Program Expands in Effort to Build a Better Bots

DARPA Robotics Program Expands in Effort to Build a Better Bots DARPA wants, faster, easier, and cheaper robots

Mar 23 2011, 9:35am CDT

Kinect Hacked to Control Roomba Vacuum

Kinect Hacked to Control Roomba Vacuum Gesture controlled vacuum cleaner is cool

Feb 17 2011, 9:28am CST

Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner at CES 2011: #1 Robot Floor Cleaner on Amazon

Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner at CES 2011: #1 Robot Floor Cleaner on Amazon Now we've got robotic mops too.

Jan 6 2011, 10:18am CST

MORE Robots Invade CES 2011

MORE Robots Invade CES 2011 Rise of the Android Servants

Dec 28 2010, 11:54am CST

Kohl's Black Friday Ad with 400 Doorbuster Deals Unveiled

Kohl's Black Friday 2010 Sale has launched online The Kohl's Black Friday Sale with 400 early bird specials is now available on the Kohl's site. Kohl's pulled out all stops offers tons of Black Friday deals. This year all online Black Friday sales are launching very...

Nov 25 2010, 1:23am CST

Kohl's Black Friday Ad with 400 Doorbuster Deals Unveiled

Kohl's Black Friday Ad with 400 Doorbuster Deals Unveiled The Kohl's Black Friday ad with 400 early bird specials is now available on the Kohl's site. Kohl's pulled out all stops and published a cool interactive Black Friday ad where you can easily create your Black Friday...

Nov 23 2010, 10:22am CST

Robot Cleaners are on Sale on Amazon

Robot Cleaners are on Sale on Amazon Are you tired of vacuuming your floors? Get a robot to do it for you. A robot cleaner is also a great holiday gift idea. The iRobot Roomba vacuum robots are getting competition these days from other manufactures. Amazon...

Oct 31 2010, 5:37am CDT

Walmart Value of the Day: iRobot Roomba 440 Vacuum Cleaning Robot sells for $164

Walmart Value of the Day: iRobot Roomba 440 Vacuum Cleaning Robot sells for $164 Let a robot clean your floor.

Oct 28 2010, 10:15am CDT

iRobot 530 Roomba Vacuuming Robot Keeps your Dorm Room Clean, Mom won't be around

iRobot 530 Roomba Vacuuming Robot Keeps your Dorm Room Clean, Mom won't be around The iRobot 530 is available at Amazon for $271.88. One thing many students do not realize when they leave for school is that they have to clean or end up living in filth. Between classes and socializing who has time for...

Jul 12 2010, 2:30pm CDT

Apad iRobot: The Ballsiest iPad Clone

Apad iRobot: The Ballsiest iPad Clone The one thing most gadget-cloners lack is style. The Apad iRobot is a rare beast indeed; an iPad clone that looks as slick as the original. The iRobot is a 7” tablet that runs on the Android 1.5 OS. It has 2 GB of...

May 2 2010, 3:08pm CDT

iRobot Delivers 3,000th PackBot Tactical Mobile Robot

iRobot Delivers 3,000th PackBot Tactical Mobile Robot We are nowhere near the capability of science fiction with robots today. We may never field a droid army or have terminators striding across the battlefield rather than human soldiers. However, there are robots in use...

Feb 17 2010, 7:00am CST

iRobot Black Friday Sale Starts Today Thanksgiving Day iRobot the maker of the Roomba cleaning robots just sent over their Black Friday 2-Day Sales event details. The iRobot Black Friday sale is featuring a FREE Dirt Dog robot with any robot order of $349.99 or more. This...

Nov 26 2009, 2:00am CST

iRobot continues to ship PackBots to US Military

iRobot continues to ship PackBots to US Military iRobot announced another order from the US military. This time the robot company got a $7.8 million order for 90 iRobot PackBot 510 with FasTac Kit robots and spare parts. This is the ninth order under the $286 million...

Feb 10 2009, 12:00pm CST

Army Orders $13.3M in Robots from iRobot Most who are familiar with the iRobot company will think of round automated vacuum cleaners when they hear the name. The US military on the other hand thanks of a larger scale robot designed for use on the battlefield...

Sep 26 2008, 10:00am CDT

iRobot Roomba Pet and Pro Vacuum Robots Announced

iRobot Roomba Pet and Pro Vacuum Robots Announced iRobot has announced new robot vacuum cleaners called the Roomba 532, Roomba 562, and Roomba 610. The Roomba 532 and 562 are aimed at pet owners and are designed to pick up pet hair and dander. The Roomba 610 is a pro...

Sep 4 2008, 2:00pm CDT

iRobot Study Looks at the Balance of Home and Work

iRobot Study Looks at the Balance of Home and Work iRobot commissioned a study to be performed on its behalf by StrategyOne and the results were announced at the BlogHer conference in San Francisco over the weekend. The study looked at how people are balancing home and...

Jul 21 2008, 11:57am CDT

New Samsung Hauzen VC-RE70V Robot Vacuum Cleaner

New Samsung Hauzen VC-RE70V Robot Vacuum Cleaner Samsung unveils a new robotic vacuum cleaner with the Hauzen VC-RE70V. The new Samsung Hauzen VC-RE70V Robot Vacuum Cleaner uses cameras to automatically generate a map of where it has cleaned the room already. When...

Mar 20 2008, 1:47am CDT

Weekly Top 10: iPhone 2.0, Asus Eee 900 PC, Jules Verne Apple has announced iPhone SDK and iPhone 2.0 Software this week, marking a very big milestone for the Apple iPhone. It is nice to see how much more the current iPhone will be able to do in a couple...

Mar 9 2008, 12:00pm CDT

iRobot Verro Pool Cleaning Robot

iRobot Verro Pool Cleaning Robot We had a swimming pool when I was young and one of the worst things about summer to me was having to clean the pool. Thankfully, iRobot has a new line of pool cleaning robots to make that a non-issue for people this...

Mar 4 2008, 8:20am CST

Buy.com Black Friday Deals

Buy.com Black Friday Deals Buy.com offers some cool Black Friday deals today. Their promise is that they have hundreds of products with over 50% off in electronics, games and DVDs. The iRobot Roomba Discovery SE vacuum robot sells for $139.99...

Nov 23 2007, 10:00am CST

I4U weekly Top 10: Sony OLED TV, 2nd Gen Zune, Looj This week we saw some hot product releases. Sony introduced the first commercial OLED TV, which is only 3mm in depth. Microsoft came out with their second generation Zune players. Verizon...

Oct 7 2007, 3:00am CDT

iRobot Looj Gutter Cleaner is cute, but I stick to the Leaf Guard

iRobot Looj Gutter Cleaner is cute, but I stick to the Leaf Guard The robot experts at iRobot introduce the Gutter Cleaning Robot Looj. The iRobot Looj cleans an entire stretch of gutter from one location, reducing the number of times a ladder must be repositioned and climbed...

Sep 28 2007, 7:00am CDT

New iRobot ConnectR

New iRobot ConnectR iRobot introduces the ConnectR home robot. The iRobot ConnectR connects to your wireless network and provides VOIP-quality video and two way audio communications with a remote person. Similar in scale to the...

Sep 28 2007, 6:00am CDT

New iRobot Roomba 530 and Roomba 560

New iRobot Roomba 530 and Roomba 560 iRobot announces new Roomba 530 and Roomba 560 vacuum cleaning robots. The new iRobot Roomba 500 series got smarter and minimizes the need to prep rooms before cleaning. Using wireless technology, the robots now know...

Aug 22 2007, 5:05am CDT

Converted Roomba Vacuum Weilds Airsoft Gun

Converted Roomba Vacuum Weilds Airsoft Gun I have played with the Roomba robotic vacuums in the past and they were cool. The only real issue with the thing was that my lazy dog wouldn’t move out of the way so the thing could work and if he wasn’t lying in front...

Apr 23 2007, 1:00pm CDT

New iRobot PackBot 510 Next-Gen Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robot

New iRobot PackBot 510 Next-Gen Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robot Besides cleaning robots, iRobot actually makes real robots like the New iRobot PackBot 510. The iRobot PackBot 510 with EOD Kit is the second-generation explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) robot from iRobot. PackBot...

Feb 9 2007, 9:00am CST

New iRobot Create debuts at CES

New iRobot Create debuts at CES iRobot announces the iRobot Create, an affordable, programmable robot. "Innovators dream of creating useful robots, but they often get bogged down with designing a mobile platform that works," said Helen Greiner, co-...

Jan 8 2007, 11:00am CST

I4U Gadget Flyer: PS3 Accessories : Sony Blu-ray Recorder : Hamster Wheel

I4U Gadget Flyer: PS3 Accessories : Sony Blu-ray Recorder : Hamster Wheel The new ! Last week in review: Sony introduces their first ! :: I4U Gadget Flyer - Weekly Top 10 Technology Stories...

Oct 8 2006, 6:00am CDT

iRobot Dirt Dog on Sale

iRobot Dirt Dog on Sale iRobot offers now a cleaning robot design for workshops or you den. The iRobot Dirt Dog is a rugged version of the Roomba, specifically designed to clean your shop floor, basement or garage. When you buy the iRobot...

Oct 3 2006, 2:00pm CDT

iRobot Scooba 5900 Floor Washing Robot only $267.99

iRobot Scooba 5900 Floor Washing Robot only $267.99 Amazon.com has the iRobot Scooba 5900 for a very low $267.99 right now. The iRobot Scooba 5900 floor washing robot is the larger model being able to clean 500 square feet on a single battery charge. The smaller...

Aug 4 2006, 6:00am CDT

New Hack Gives Roomba the Gift of Song

New Hack Gives Roomba the Gift of Song If you're one of the more than 1 million Roomba owners in the US, then you've probably at one point been entranced by the melodic tones the robot emits when it begins cleaning, runs out of batteries, or finishes its...

May 26 2006, 1:00am CDT

Video Interview: iRobot's CEO Talks about the Scooba Robot

Video Interview: iRobot's CEO Talks about the Scooba Robot Here is another kind of interesting video report from CES 2006. Nikki Cash interviews iRobot's CEO and Co-Founder Colin M. Angle about their latest cleaning robot called Scooba. We reported about the Scooba before. Mr...

Jan 15 2006, 8:37am EST