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Roomba

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iRobot Roomba 880

The Roomba 880 is the most well-rounded, capable bot we've encountered so far, but the $449 Neato Robotics XV Signature Pro still wins the pet hair performance test on all flooring surfaces.

By November 11, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 11, 2013
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Best vacuum cleaners of 2015

The CNET Appliances team has reviewed all kinds of upright vacuums, stick vacuums, and robot vacuums. Here are the stand-outs within all three categories.

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iRobot Roomba 790

If price-point isn’t a factor and you’re looking for a robot vacuum to help you maintain multiple flooring types in your home, the Roomba 790 is an effective, low-maintenance purchase.

By September 8, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 8, 2013
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Talk techie to me: RealDoll wants to make sex dolls that move, chat

RealDoll is reportedly working with robotics experts to make a more lifelike and unintentionally creepier love doll. Hopefully it won't dump you for the Roomba.

By June 12, 2015

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A worthy Roomba competitor from Neato

Neato's Botvac 85 offers Roomba-level features and performance.

By April 23, 2014

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Samsung PowerBot VR9000

Top-of-the-line models from Roomba and Neato each clean better than the PowerBot while costing hundreds less. We're sticking with those.

By May 14, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2015
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How to maximize your Roomba's battery life

Avoid replacing your Roomba's expensive battery and keep it vacuuming longer with these handy tips.

By September 11, 2013

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Maximize your Roomba's battery life

Avoid replacing your Roomba's expensive battery and keep it vacuuming longer with these handy tips.

By September 11, 2013

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Robots roam hallways of SF's newest hospital, lending a helping hand

A fleet of 25 new workers rolls through the hallways of UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay, delivering meals and medicine, among other tasks formerly completed by humans.

By January 16, 2015

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Rosie or Jarvis: The future of the smart home is still in the air

We're getting ready to live in a world where it's less about taking care of our homes, and more about our homes taking care of us. But will that come in the form of robot maids or intelligent homes?

By January 14, 2015

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Unveiling the iRobot Roomba 880 (pictures)

Check out iRobot's brand new Roomba 880.

15 Images By November 12, 2013