Roombas Robot Roots - The Roomba\s Controls

By eweek  |  Posted 2007-09-13 Email Print this article Print
The Roomba floor cleaner is designed to make life easier for consumers, but its maker, iRobot, has a long history with industrial and military robots. Check out this slide show to see how the technology that has patrolled battlefields, searched the ruins
The control panel of the Roomba 560 shows some of the robots new capabilities. For example, theres a voice demo that leads the user through some programming functions. The Roomba can be scheduled to perform tasks while the user is away or asleep, and i
Roombas Robot Roots - The Roomba\s Controls

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