The oddly-designed Smart Maid RS118 didn't clean up in our tests.
With dual mop and sweeper functionality, this floor cleaner wants to help you tidy up.
With no real smarts and relatively little actual cleaning power, this sad robot is borderline useless.
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?
"Patin" is a robot with a socket that allows you to swap out peripherals, and creator Flower Robotics plans to release an Android SDK for developers, unleashing an infinite number of possibilities for potential accessories. Our robot future is on the horizon...
A brain in a jar might not be your idea of a romantic present for the person you're pledging your life to. But you're not a neuroscientist.
If Google, Amazon, and Facebook usher in a new era of urban delivery drones, will we lose more than we gain? Crave's Eric Mack sees danger ahead for everything from Spam to Slurpees.
Rollin' Justin the robot impresses humans with its dexterous movements when cleaning windows. One household chore down, 3,000 more to go!
Do any of these robot cleaners make decent alternatives to traditional mopping? Sadly, no.
A study from market research firm Toluna suggests there is considerable emotional opposition to the idea of people wearing Glass in public.