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Amazon Prime Day breaks Black Friday Sales Record

Amazon Prime Day breaks Black Friday Sales Record

Amazon pulled it off. They created a sales day out of thin air and Prime Day sold more units than Black Friday 2014, the bigges...

Jul 16 2015, 12:41pm CDT

$75 32-inch TV and $115 40-inch TV Amazon Prime Day Deals Beat Black Friday

$75 32-inch TV and $115 40-inch TV Amazon Prime Day Deals Beat Black Friday

Amazon managed to create a huge awareness around the Prime Day sale on July 15. Now Amazon revealed the first Prime Day deals i...

Jul 14 2015, 1:44pm CDT

Dyson Vacuums to Make Robot Vacuums

Dyson Vacuums to Make Robot Vacuums

Dyson vacuums are to acquire robotic tendencies by making robot vacuums, thanks to the plans put into place by the company foun...

Apr 19 2014, 4:52am CDT

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

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

Review: The Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner

Review: The Mint Automatic Floor Cleaner

Let the robots do the swiffering for you....

Mar 6 2011, 6:45pm CST

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 melod...

May 26 2006, 1:00am CDT

iRobot Scooba Review

iRobot Scooba Review

PC Mag reviews the new iRobot Scooba floor washing robot. iRobot started to sell the Scooba early November. As far as I know th...

Dec 15 2005, 2:04am EST

iRobot Takes Orders for the Scooba Floor Washing Robot

iRobot Takes Orders for the Scooba Floor Washing Robot

iRobot takes orders for it's new floor washing robot Scooba. iRobot sells the Scooba for $399.99 with free shipping and a 30...

Nov 4 2005, 10:09am EST

Korean Yujin Robotics Offers iRobi, iClebo Q and Transbot Robots

Korean Yujin Robotics Offers iRobi, iClebo Q and Transbot Robots

Korean company Yujin Robotics has announced several robots by now, trying to catch-up with Japanese and American robot competit...

Sep 3 2005, 1:23am EST

Japanese Robots Versus American Robots

Japanese Robots Versus American Robots

Jeff Yang at the San Francisco Chronicle wrote a nice piece about the different approaches to robots in the United States and J...

Aug 26 2005, 11:52am EST

Tchibo Floor Cleaning Robot Review

Tchibo Floor Cleaning Robot Review

As reported the other day, I got me one of those low-cost floor cleaning robots from the German coffee chain Tchibo. This flo...

Aug 23 2005, 3:50am EST

Coffee Company Tchibo Sells Low-Cost Floor Cleaning Robot

Coffee Company Tchibo Sells Low-Cost Floor Cleaning Robot

Updated 08/16/05 German coffee chain Tchibo is selling beginning tomorrow a floor cleaning robot for a low 89,90 Euros (~$110US...

Aug 15 2005, 12:54pm EST

LG Roboking V-R4000 Floor Vacuum Robot

LG Roboking V-R4000 Floor Vacuum Robot

LG has recently launched a floor vacuum robot similar to the iRobot Roomba called Roboking in Korea. Outside of Korea the LG...

Aug 8 2005, 4:00am EST

iRobot Roomba Scheduler Accessory

iRobot Roomba Scheduler Accessory

iRobot is going public, so there must be many many iRobot Roomba owners out there. iRobot offers now for Roomba owners a acc...

Aug 3 2005, 10:00am EST

Interview with iRobot CEO

CNet has an interesting interview with the CEO of iRobot, maker of the Roomba and other robots. Colin Angle CEO of iRobot tal...

Jul 8 2005, 9:00am EST

iRobot Scooba - Robotic Floor Washer

iRobot Scooba - Robotic Floor Washer

iRobot previews their next generation floor cleaning robot - iRobot Scooba. The iRobot Scooba is designed to vacuum, scrub an...

May 24 2005, 1:31am EST