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iRobot Sells Defense & Security Division

iRobot from Bedford Ma has sold off it’s defense division to Arlington Capital Partners. iRobot makes a variety of robots including the Packbot, which has seen active duty overseas in Iraq and other countries.  The other defense robots in the … Continue reading

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Braava jet, iRobot’s Mopping Robot

Braava jet is the smaller version of iRobot’s previously released Braava 300 series floor mopping robot.  Currently Braava jet is on sale for $199. Just put on a cleaning pad and press the clean button.  Now word on battery life … Continue reading

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iRobot’s RP-VITA Healthcare Robot

iRobot has partnered with InTouch Health to create a new healthcare robot called RP-VITA (Remote Presence Virtual + Independent Telemedicine Assistant). Basically this is a telepresence robot so that doctors can see patients without actually being in the same hospital … Continue reading

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iRobot Reveals Enhanced Seaglider

iRobot announced a new version of their glider robot Seaglider. Seaglider is UUV or unmanned underwater vehicle that operates between 65 and 3,280 feet underwater and has completed mission longer than 9 months without needing a battery replacement.  The Seaglider … Continue reading

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iRobot’s 110 FirstLook

iRobot unveiled their newest military robot this week. It is also their first throwable robot. The robot called FirstLook is a tread based robot with flippers to help it up stairs or over obstacles. FirstLook can also right itself if … Continue reading

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