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iRobot's new floor mopper is the most adorable kitchen gadget

Because floor cleaning is the wooooooorst<p>Most people know iRobot for its line of Roomba vacuums, but the Massachusetts-based company offers a whole array of robotic cleaners, from gutter cleaners to pool cleaners to floor scrubbers. Today it's expanding its line of floor cleaners, to include a …

Robotics

Facebook has spent billions of dollars on investments — and it's just getting started

Those are the words of Facebook CFO Dave Wehner on the company's recent fourth-quarter earnings call. To his point, Facebook increased its spending significantly in 2015, up 55% on a non-GAAP basis for the year. At the same time, fourth-quarter operating margin increased to 60% last year, up from …

Investing

The Most Important Design Jobs Of The Future

Designers at Google, Microsoft, Autodesk, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, Lunar, Huge, New Deal, and fuseproject predict 18 new design jobs.<p>Yesterday’s graphic designers are today’s UX designers. Will tomorrow’s UX designers be avatar programmers, fusionists, and artificial organ designers? Yes, according …

Design

6 new Google Drive features you need to know about

Google Docs, Sheets and Slides got new features this week that will help you work better. Check out the highlights here.<p>Just in time for the school year, Google's added new features to Docs, Sheets and Slides, its online productivity tools. But you don't have to be a student to use these cool new …

Apps

How to protect your business from hackers

Recent incidents have shown the critical importance of taking effective action to ensure cyber safety<p>Each week, more companies make it into the headlines following embarrassing security breaches. In December, firms including Amazon and Walmart saw customer passwords leaked online. More recently, …

Information Systems