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My girlfriend and I adopted a dog called Roomba from Animal

MY GIRLFRIEND AND I ADOPTED A DOG CALLED ROOMBA FROM ANIMAL

My girlfriend and I adopted a dog called Roomba from Animal Humane Society a while ago. We renamed her Lucy, though with the way she...

5 Takeaways From Robo Madness 2018

5 TAKEAWAYS FROM ROBO MADNESS 2018

A who's who of robotics and artificial intelligence experts gathered at iRobot's headquarters in Bedford, MA, last week. The occasion...

 
 
 
Every ‘X-Files' Season 11 Episode You Must Watch Before the Finale

EVERY ‘X-FILES' SEASON 11 EPISODE YOU MUST WATCH BEFORE THE FINALE

From blood cults to killer twins and deadly Roombas, these new X-Files episodes will make you a believer.

Roombas will soon build a Wi-Fi coverage map while they clean

ROOMBAS WILL SOON BUILD A WI-FI COVERAGE MAP WHILE THEY CLEAN

Enlarge / Roomba's Wi-Fi map. Roomba, the popular robotic vacuums, have a new trick up their sleeve. After learning how to map the...

 
 
 
Control Your Roomba With IFTTT Commands

CONTROL YOUR ROOMBA WITH IFTTT COMMANDS

When the humans are away, the Roomba will play: Keep a closer eye on your iRobot vacuum with new IFTTT functionality. Using If This...

Treat Yourself to a Robotic Vacuum For As Little As $135

TREAT YOURSELF TO A ROBOTIC VACUUM FOR AS LITTLE AS $135

If Roomba's Black Friday deals are a little out of your price range, Amazon's featuring a couple of insanely affordable deals on less...

 
 
 
The Roomba For Your Lawn Has the Biggest Discount Ever For Black Friday, and It's Not Even Close

THE ROOMBA FOR YOUR LAWN HAS THE BIGGEST DISCOUNT EVER FOR BLACK FRIDAY, AND IT'S NOT EVEN CLOSE

Robotic vacuums have finally started to catch on in the mainstream, but mowing the lawn might actually be the more odious chore, especially...

IRobot's Colin Angle on the Home Run of Robotics

IROBOT'S COLIN ANGLE ON THE HOME RUN OF ROBOTICS

When it comes to consumer robotics, iRobot has to be the poster child. It was born 27 years ago out of MIT, founded by legendary roboticist...

 
 
 
Pick Up the iRobot Roomba 690 for $325 - 7/31/17

PICK UP THE IROBOT ROOMBA 690 FOR $325 - 7/31/17

The iRobot Roomba 690 is currently on sale for just $324.99 right now on Amazon. That's $50 off of its regular price and also its lowest...

 
 
 
Roomba 'will never sell your data', says CEO

ROOMBA 'WILL NEVER SELL YOUR DATA', SAYS CEO

IRobot, the maker of Roomba robotic vacuum cleaners, won't sell customer data to other companies, according to its CEO.

Don't worry, iRobot promises Roomba's won't sell your data without your permission

DON'T WORRY, IROBOT PROMISES ROOMBA'S WON'T SELL YOUR DATA WITHOUT YOUR PERMISSION

Some Roomba customers may have had a moment of concern when it was revealed that their Roombas could be spying on them, and that the...

 
 
 
IRobot Wants to Sell Mapping Data Collected by Roomba Vacuums to a Tech Company Like Apple

IROBOT WANTS TO SELL MAPPING DATA COLLECTED BY ROOMBA VACUUMS TO A TECH COMPANY LIKE APPLE

IRobot CEO Colin Angle today told Reuters that he hopes indoor mapping data collected by Roomba automatic vacuum cleaning machines...

The makers of Roomba could one day sell maps of your home

THE MAKERS OF ROOMBA COULD ONE DAY SELL MAPS OF YOUR HOME

Roomba maker iRobot has big plans for its automated vacuum bots, but it could involve gathering up something a little more personal...

 
 
 
Roomba Is Hoping To Sell The Maps Of Your Home To The Highest Bidder

ROOMBA IS HOPING TO SELL THE MAPS OF YOUR HOME TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER

When you watch a Roomba in action when it cleans a home, you might be impressed with how it can figure out when to stop, when to turn,...

IRobot wants to sell your floor plan data to Amazon, Apple or Facebook

IROBOT WANTS TO SELL YOUR FLOOR PLAN DATA TO AMAZON, APPLE OR FACEBOOK

Roomba was the futuristic cleaning bot each of our 12-year-old selves once dreamed of. Today it's a commodity in a space full of cheaper...

 
 
 
This Prime Day deal on a Roomba vacuum is one of the best we've seen

THIS PRIME DAY DEAL ON A ROOMBA VACUUM IS ONE OF THE BEST WE'VE SEEN

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Loyal Dog Protects Family From Roomba

LOYAL DOG PROTECTS FAMILY FROM ROOMBA

There's something about vacuums that dogs have never liked. The dogs are finally fighting back - and it looks like Shasta is leading...

 
 
 
Roomba vacuum cleaners now take orders from Amazon Alexa

ROOMBA VACUUM CLEANERS NOW TAKE ORDERS FROM AMAZON ALEXA

Even before there were smart homes and the Internet of Things, robotic vacuum cleaners, popularized by iRobot's Roomba, have been the...

With Alexa integration and mapping, iRobot aims to make Roomba the center of the smart home

WITH ALEXA INTEGRATION AND MAPPING, IROBOT AIMS TO MAKE ROOMBA THE CENTER OF THE SMART HOME

IRobot CEO Colin Angle has been repeating for some time now that the next step in the evolution of the company's hit Roomba vacuum...