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03.02.14
IRL: iRobot Roomba 700
03.02.14

IRL: iRobot Roomba 700

Welcome to IRL, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in rea...

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01.08.14
Live from the Engadget CES Stage: iRobot CEO Colin Angle
01.08.14

Live from the Engadget CES Stage: iRobot CEO Colin Angle

Robotic housekeepers? iRobot's got 'em. The CEO of the company behind Roomba, Scooba and a slew of...

By B. Heater,   01.08.14
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01.06.14
iRobot shows off improved Scooba mop 'bot, still not ready to tackle the Las Vegas Convention Center
01.06.14

iRobot shows off improved Scooba mop 'bot, still not ready to tackle the Las Vegas Convention Center

Nothing particularly earth-shattering out of iRobot this CES. A couple of months after dropping a...

By B. Heater,   01.06.14
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11.12.13
Roomba drops the bristles for 880 model (hands-on)
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11.12.13

Roomba drops the bristles for 880 model (hands-on)

There is, I'm told, a revolution happening on the floor beneath my feet. I've got to admit, I wasn...

By B. Heater,   11.12.13
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09.06.13
iRobot CEO Colin Angle on the shortcomings of humanoid robots (video)
09.06.13

iRobot CEO Colin Angle on the shortcomings of humanoid robots (video)

Nearly everyone who's purchased one the 10 million-plus Roombas sold around the world has inevitab...

By B. Heater,   09.06.13
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08.22.13
iRobot gives Mint mopping 'bot a new lease on life as the Braava
08.22.13

iRobot gives Mint mopping 'bot a new lease on life as the Braava

Wondering what would become of the plucky Mint 'bot after iRobot swept up its creator, Evolution R...

By B. Heater,   08.22.13
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06.10.13
iRobot teams up with Cisco for Ava 500 telepresence robot
06.10.13

iRobot teams up with Cisco for Ava 500 telepresence robot

We fully expected to see iRobot offer up further applications for its Ava development platform aft...

By B. Heater,   06.10.13
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05.06.13
RP-VITA bringing its telepresence to seven North American hospitals
05.06.13

RP-VITA bringing its telepresence to seven North American hospitals

We've already seen the RP-VITA in action -- and so, for that matter, has the FDA. Now iRobot / InT...

By B. Heater,   05.06.13
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05.01.13
DARPA's low-cost robotic hand gets put through its paces (video)
05.01.13

DARPA's low-cost robotic hand gets put through its paces (video)

This three-fingered manipulator has just about everything you could ever want in a robotic hand. I...

By B. Heater,   05.01.13
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