Roomba

Amazon Prime Day Roomba deal: The robot vacuum is only $230 and compatible with Alexa

If you missed out on Black Friday's robot vacuum deals and have been itching for Prime Day for that exact reason, it's your time to shine: The WiFi …

Robotics

PSA: The Roomba Vacuum You've Always Wanted Is $120 Off For Amazon Prime Day

If there's one less thing we have to worry about around the house, we'll take it. The days of robot cleaners have finally arrived, and we couldn't be more game. These helpful gadgets don't come cheap, though, but not to worry because we have good news. The iRobot Roomba Robot Vacuum With WiFi …

Robotics

Believe It Or Not, The #1 Most Popular Roomba Is Actually On Sale

4:51 PM 07/17/2018<p>The Daily Dealer is on the record as being quite pro-Roomba. What’s not to love about a vacuum cleaner that does all the work for …

Conservative View

These Roomba Vacuums Might Be Cheap Enough to Warrant Buying One

A company that names itself iRobot is bound to be up to no good. Namely, by making very expensive robot vacuums.<p>Roomba vacuums have a reputation for …

Robotics

Killer Prime Day Deal: Roomba Robot Vacuum Just $229

Looking for a relatively inexpensive robot vacuum to do your bidding?<p>The Roomba 671 offers 3-stage cleaning, and has two different brush types to …

Smart Homes

The Best Robot Vacuum Prime Day Deals

If your floors are gathering dust as you shop for Amazon Prime Day discounts, why not pick up one of these robot vacuums to help you keep things …

Shopping

You Can Save $120 on a Roomba for Amazon Prime Day

Before the robots kill us, let's make them clean our apartments.<p>iRobot Roomba 671 Robot Vacuum<p>iRobot amazon.com $229.99<p>Shop Now<p>There are a lot of great things you can do with a Roomba. It'll vacuum your place at the push of a button. Jimmy Fallon uses them for beer pong. They give your pets …

Robotics

Top 5 Best Prime Day Robot Vacuum Deals (2018)

Aside from Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Amazon Prime Day can yield plenty of savings and discounts for online shoppers. If a robot vacuum is on …

I, Robot

Our Top 5 Prime Day Smart Home Picks

Prime Day isn’t over yet! You’ve probably had some fun poking around all of the great deals on furniture, textiles and home decor on Amazon. All of …

Smart Homes

Get $75+ Off This Roomba

3:53 PM 07/16/2018<p>The Wi-Fi connected iRobot Roomba 690 Vacuum will clean your floor on its own – you just have to hit “clean” on the connected …

Conservative View

Lunch Time Deals: Save $270 On An iRobot Roomba

When you're buying your lunch today, you might want to take a moment and spend a little more. Gizmodo's Lunch Time Deals posts point out any …

I, Robot

This popular Roomba robot vacuum is $120 off for Prime Day — and it's compatible with Amazon Alexa

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon Prime Day 2018 includes the Roomba 671 robot vacuum. Amazon<p>Prime Day 2018 is officially here, and Amazon has some of the lowest …

Robotics

This sun-chasing robo-plant is wildly impractical, and wonderful

Want to feel warm and fuzzy about the future of technology? Here’s your chance.<p>In 2014, the roboticist Sun Tianqi saw a dead sunflower. It had been planted in the shade, where it was unable to sustain itself. He asked himself: What if that sunflower could move with the intent of a human? Could the …

Robotics

This Deal Will Save You Hundreds You Would’ve Spent On A Roomba

5:32 PM 07/09/2018<p>By now, you know that the Daily Dealer is a big fan of Roombas. We also, however, are a fan of not paying $600 for things. So, when …

Conservative View

Raymond James warns on iRobot

Shares of iRobot (NASDAQ:IRBT) head lower after Raymond James downgrades on valuation and competition concerns.<p>Analyst Brian Gesuale takes the Roomba …

Business

The Space Roomba

<i>The clean way is the right way</i><p>FlashForward, a podcast presented by Rose Eveleth, invited Andrew and Tiago from Clean Space to discuss technology …

Space

Clean Sweep By iRobot in Round One of Roomba Patent Fight (1) (1)

Vacuum maker iRobot Corp. won the initial battle of a patent dispute before the U.S. International Trade Commission.

Law

A package for tidying nested lists

(This article was first published on <b>rOpenSci - open tools for open science</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Data == knowledge! Much of the data …

R Language

Switzerland’s Xherdan Shaqiri Is a Roomba Made of Lead

Switzerland beat Serbia 2–1 on Friday in a terrifically exciting game that was decided at the brink of regulation when Swiss star Xherdan Shaqiri …

Jersey Shore

How Braava Will Be iRobot's Next Big Catalyst

The floor-mopping category is poised for impressive growth.<p>Shares of <b>iRobot</b> (NASDAQ:IRBT) have climbed more than 30% since the consumer robotics …

Investing

Both These Popular Robot Vacuums Cost $500 - Which is Best?

<i>*Prices accurate as of time of writing.</i><p><i>Despite their similar price points, the Xiaomi Roborock 2 exceeds all expectations over the Roomba 694 in</i> …

Smart Homes

iRobot’s Roomba 960 Robotic Vacuum falls to new Amazon low at $529 (Reg. $700)

<i>Update 6/21 @ 3:15PM:</i> Ecovacs Robotics via Amazon offers its iPhone-enabled DEEBOT N79 Robot Vacuum Cleaner for <b>$159.99 shipped</b> when checking out with code <b>I5V25QHP</b>. That’s good for a $40 discount from the normal rate and matches our previous mention. Rated 4.1/5 stars from over 4,700 shoppers.<p>Amazon …

I, Robot

This Fancy Roomba Is the Precursor to Robotic Explorers

Its name is TurtleBot<p>If you told the cartographers of yesteryear that they would one day be replaced by a suited up Roomba, they would have probably …

Innovation

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $120 on the iRobot Roomba 960

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>Wirecutter</i><i>. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read their continuously updated list of deals</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>iRobot Roomba 960<p><b>Street price: $650; Deal price: $530</b><p>If you're …

Shopping

Let this $530 Alexa-compatible iRobot Roomba 960 keep your house clean

Amazon is offering this iRobot Roomba 960 Robot Vacuum for $529.99. It usually sells for $677 and has never dropped below today's price.<p>One of the …

Android News

A Big Eared French Bulldog Puppy Goes For a Wobbly Ride on a Roomba Vacuum Cleaner

Like so many dogs who have come before her, an adorably big eared French bulldog puppy named Maggie took a turn around the tile while riding on her …

French Bulldogs

iRobot Roomba 960 review: This robot vacuum leaves all others in its dust

It’s a testament to the success of iRobot that its Roomba brand name has become interchangeable with “robot vacuum.” It’s easy to see why after …

Robotics

4 cringe-worthy cleaning mistakes that went viral

Unless you're busily procrastinating to keep from doing something you truly hate, most people don't like to clean.<p>You know you have to do it — and so grudgingly, you do. You might even consider paying someone else to clean things — if you're lucky enough to be able to do that, or if you have a …

Food Preparation

A Black Cat Casually Employs a Back Paw to Deflect an Incoming Roomba During a Heated Discussion

While making a point to a fellow feline, a black cat casually employed a back paw to deflect an innocently incoming Roomba to keep it from …

Offbeat News

Two great alternatives to Roomba’s robot vacuums

Salon Marketplace<p>May 30, 2018 11:00am (UTC)<p>Robotic vacuum cleaners have been quietly humming along our floors for over 15 years now, and they’ve come a long way since their initial conception. When the first robotic vacuum cleaner, Electrolux’s Trilobite, was introduced in stores in 1996, its …

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