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iRobot Finally Makes A Roomba That Empties Itself

iRobot Finally Makes A Roomba That Empties Itself

With the new i7+, it looks like iRobot is taking robot vacuums a step closer to truly being a hands-free way to keep your floors clean. Instead of having to constantly empty the robot’s tiny dirt bin, the i7+ has an oversized dock that transfers dust and debris into a…

Roomba CEO Swears That He Will Never Sell Maps Of Users’ Homes

Roomba CEO Swears That He Will Never Sell Maps Of Users’ Homes

iRobot, the maker of Roomba, made big news this week when an interview with its CEO mentioned plans to sell the map data of customers’ homes to third parties. Today, the company launched damage control measures and the CEO is spreading assurances that this is all just a big misunderstanding.