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Ever wanted to find out it's like to be an iRobot Roomba? Now you can with Robot Vacuum Simulator 2013

Ever wanted to find out it's like to be an iRobot Roomba? Now you can with Robot Vacuum Simulator 2013

By 12 July 2013

This must be a question that goes through everybody's minds at least once in their life: what's it like to be a robot vacuum cleaner? iRobot Roombas and Samsung NaviBots have got it easy. Slowly meandering about the house while everybody is out, taking... >>

WIN: A Robot & Frank-inspired tech prize bundle

WIN: A Robot & Frank-inspired tech prize bundle

By 22 February 2013

To celebrate the release of Robot & Frank arriving in cinemas on 8 March 2013, Pocket-lint has teamed up with the film to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a prize bundle that will help make their life a little easier. The techy prize bundle is... >>

iRobot Looj gutter cleaning robot coming to the UK

iRobot Looj gutter cleaning robot coming to the UK

By 8 January 2013

The iRobo Looj will sweep your gutters clean of debris, and it’s heading for the UK soon. The robotic cleaner specialists have been selling this gutter cleaner in the US for a few months now, but having surveyed the gutters of the UK and Europe, the... >>

iRobot Roomba 660 review
4 out of 5

iRobot Roomba 660 review

By 7 December 2012

Cleaning your house is a bore, but sadly one that has to be done from time to time unless you are happy to live in a dirt-invested hovel - we doubt that - so is a robot vacuum cleaner the answer? We set one to work in the Pocket-lint office to find out.... >>

iRobot Scooba 230 review
3.5 out of 5

iRobot Scooba 230 review

By 27 September 2012

The iRobot Scooba 230 is the company's new robotic floor cleaner designed to mop your kitchen floors so you can do something better with your life, like put your feet up and have a glass of wine. But is it really that simple? We got it to work in the... >>

WIN: An iRobot Roomba 660 vacuum cleaning robot

WIN: An iRobot Roomba 660 vacuum cleaning robot

By 27 September 2012

Pocket-lint has teamed up with iRobot and - to wish the iRobot Roomba vacuum cleaning robot a happy 10th birthday - we're sharing the birthday love and giving one away. Over the past ten years Roombas worldwide have picked up snakes, thousands of pieces... >>

iRobot Roomba 600 vacuum cleaner does the hard work so you don't have to

iRobot Roomba 600 vacuum cleaner does the hard work so you don't have to

By 29 August 2012

iRobot has unveiled its cheapest robotic vacuum cleaner range in the shape of the Roomba 600 Series - which will still do all the hoovering without your having to lift a finger.  An entry-level version of the 700 Series, the Roomba 600 is available from... >>

iRobot Roomba 770 Vacuum Cleaning Robot pictures and hands-on

iRobot Roomba 770 Vacuum Cleaning Robot pictures and hands-on

By 21 November 2011

The iRobot Roomba 770 vacuum cleaning robot promises to clean your carpets without you having to lift a finger, but is it really that easy? Well, Pocket-lint has spent some quality time with the automated machine and can confirm that it sure is. Set it... >>

iRobot CEO tells us why "robots should not have legs"

iRobot CEO tells us why "robots should not have legs"

By 19 October 2010

To many the word "robot" conjures up images of Arnold Schwarzenegger's Terminator, Honda's Asimo, Will Smith's friend iRobot from the movie, and maybe Marvin the depressed robot from Hitch Hikers Guide to the Galaxy. However, for Colin Angle, CEO of iRobot,... >>

iRobot's robots of tomorrow

iRobot's robots of tomorrow

By 18 October 2010

You might know iRobot, who've been making robots for the last 20 years, as the chaps behind the Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner. However, the company has a large research and development department that not only works on the next evolution of home products,... >>