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    iRobot Announces Two Cheaper Roomba Models With Wi-Fi and Alexa

    Wi-Fi connectivity has become a major robot vacuum feature over the last couple of years, and the Roomba has been a big part of that. iRobot stuck Wi-Fi connectivity on their 960 and 980 models, allowing users to create schedules and stop and start their robot vacuums remotely using their smartphones. That modern convenience layer […]

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    Roomba Now Takes Orders from Alexa

    Following Neato’s lead from last year, iRobot is announcing that they will add an Alexa skill for their Roomba robot vacuums. The skill is being prepared for a Q2 release, at which point you’ll be able to boss your Roomba around with voice commands. iRobot is also preparing a new feature that will show you […]

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    iRobot’s Roomba 960 is Their Cheaper Wi-Fi Connected Robot Vacuum

    iRobot introduced their 900 series of Roomba robot vacuums last year with the 980, a Wi-Fi connected vacuum with a high-powered motor and an efficient new navigation system. This year, they’re looking to deliver many of those features at a lower price with the Roomba 960 — it’s still not what we’d call cheap, but robot […]

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    iRobot Braava Jet is an Adorable Bot That Mops Your Hard Floors

    Pretty soon, we’re going to have a whole fleet of these things. iRobot is adding to their estimable collection of cleaning robots with the Braava jet, an automated mop that will get your kitchen and bathroom floors spotless with no effort on your part. Glorious times we live in. It’s not a totally new concept, […]

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    iRobot’s Latest Roomba 980 Can Be Controlled From Your iPhone

    We’ve seen robot vacuums like the Neato Botvac Connected finally include Wi-Fi connectivity and smartphone control, but to date, there’s been one conspicuous holdout — iRobot, makers of the Roomba that put robot vacuums on the map in the first place. That changes today with the release of the Roomba 980, the major update since […]

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    iRobot uPoint Multi-Robot Tablet Controller Makes Sophisticated Bots As Easy to Control As RC Toys

    Of course, the iRobot machines in question are anything but toys. Forget about your Roomba, too—the uPoint Multi-Robot Tablet Controller is made for the heavy-duty field bots used by medical personnel and the military to complete life-and-death missions. So, it’s pretty awesome that controlling one of those robots is now so easy and streamlined, the […]

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    Hands On: iRobot Scooba 450

    Only a little while ago, iRobot refreshed the iRobot Roomba 800 series. Now it is the Scooba’s time to shine. The Scooba 450 has gotten a complete makeover. From the inside to the outside, the iRobot Scooba 450 is looking to sweep and mop your floor without you breaking a sweat. The Scooba 450 uses […]

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    iRobot Roomba Gets a Shot of Personality with ColorWare Makeover

    When ColorWare took their business to a KitchenAid mixer, I mused about whether or not ColorWare was running out of things to splash color on. I believe the answer is no, they are not. Now, you can even get a custom job on everyone’s favorite automated vacuum cleaner, the Roomba. ColorWare is grabbing brand-new and […]

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    Hands on with iRobot’s Looj 330 – The Leaf Terminator

    Believe it or not Fall is right around the corner, and that means that the leaves are going to start covering your driveway and taking up residence in your gutters. iRobot’s latest robotic marvel, the Looj 330 is ready to give your back and hands a break by letting the Looj do all of the […]

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    iRobot Debuts the Roomba 600 Series of Robotic Vacuums

    So  you can’t afford the iRobot Roomba 700 series, but you really want something better than the iRobot 500 series of vacuums. Well that is exactly where the newly launched 600 series of Roomba robotic vacs come into play. Roomba has introduced the 600 series with new features and technology that puts it in league with […]

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    iRobot Roomba 790 Wireless Command Center Review

    What could be better than owning a robotic vacuum cleaner? How about controlling it like it’s your very own R/C car. The Wireless Command Center is a slick looking remote control accessory that is currently being bundled with the newest Roomba 790. The Wireless Command Center is the icing on the cake for this robotic […]

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    New iRobot Scooba 390 is Ready to Scrubba Dubba Dub Your Floors

    When a new cleaning robot is announced, you just know it’s a good day. iRobot has announced the release of their newest wet robotic vac the Scooba 390. This newest cleaning machine loves to eat grime and filth off of your floors, and still look handsome while doing it. Like previous models of the Scooba; tile, […]

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    Win 1 of 5 Limited Edition Red iRobot Roomba 780 Vacuums!

    A new year is right around the corner and what a better way to sweep up the mistakes of 2011, than by winning a Special Edition Roomba 780 vacuum robot! There are only a limited amount of these special edition Roombas being made. Each one of them is the amazing Roomba 780, but it has […]

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    iRobot’s Roomba Revenge is Ready To Vaporize Dust on Your iPhone

    Roomba Revenge is yet another reason to love your iRobot Roomba. That’s right, the folks behind everyone’s favorite robotic vacuum has just released an app that is both adorable and addictive. The basis of the game is for the Roomba to suck up dust, vaporize dust bunnies and shake off frisky kitties who like to […]