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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...

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...

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...

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 hom...

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 th...

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...

Apr 5 2011, 9:56am CDT

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 offe...

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 pu...

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 iR...

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 th...

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 t...

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 st...

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 F...

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...

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 mil...

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 ai...

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 conferen...

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 us...

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 iPho...

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...

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 el...

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 de...

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 fro...

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 v...

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 minim...

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 la...

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 K...

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...

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...

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, sp...

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 lar...

Aug 4 2006, 6:00am CDT