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Appliance Science: Dishwashers and the physics of water

What do rockets have in common with your dishwasher? How does your dishwasher tell when the dishes are clean? Appliance Science looks at the physics that help get your dishes clean.

By May 12, 2015

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These connected cameras take DIY security to the next level

Browse our list of cameras to see if do-it-yourself home security is right for you.

By January 30, 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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iRobot says one bot should command your smart home

Roombas are great, but not much fun to talk to. iRobot CEO Colin Angle feels intelligent human-interface robots must be the future of any smart household.

By July 14, 2014

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Vacuum buying guide

Here's where you'll find everything you ever wanted to know about vacuum cleaners -- and then some.

By October 22, 2013

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Norah the jet bike: Horribly unsafe, terribly fun

Hobbyist inventor and several-time Guinness World Record holder Colin Furze has strapped a pulse jet to a rickety old bicycle. Why? Well, in his mad world, why not?

By June 11, 2013

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Medical robot RP-VITA gets FDA approval

This bot from iRobot and InTouch Health can roll up to your bedside and help a remote doctor treat you.

By January 9, 2013

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Robots invade iPad with content-rich app

IEEE Spectrum's Robots is like a mini-encyclopedia of bots with 360-degree animations, videos, and plenty of facts.

By November 28, 2012

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iRobot sucks up Mint maker Evolution Robotics

The $74 million acquisition of California-based Evolution Robotics brings the Mint floor cleaner into the iRobot fold, as well as navigation technologies.

By September 17, 2012

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Could these be Apple's ads apologizing to Samsung?

A judge in the UK tells Apple to run ads saying that Samsung didn't copy the iPad. The text of the ads might be up to Apple. Here are some versions.

By July 22, 2012