Dustpan Roomba

30 07 2009

From iRobot, a Roomba mod designed to help people grab stuff on the floor:

Pretty interesting for people that, for some reason (disabilities, sickness, lazyness) needs help picking up stuff on the floor. 😀

Source: Gizmodo

I Can Has Cheezburger – Dog Dislikes Roomba

12 06 2009

Cats shure like their roombas, some dogs are not as confortable with them though:

Or at least with their batteries. Maybe he was just like “This battery needs replacement” or something… 😛
From I Can Has Cheezburger YouTube Channel.
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Roomba Path

29 05 2009

What’s this? A sofisticated laser security system? A LED carpet? An artistic representation of what you see after eating the wrong type of mushrooms?

Roomba Movements

Roomba Movements

Well, none of the above really… but still, so very awesome!
A Roomba owner (this time, not a Roomba cat though), took this picture by turning off the room lights and setting the camera to a 30 minutes exposure while the Roomba cleaned the floor.

Source: Gizmodo

Roomba Kittens

3 02 2009

It seems Roomba Cat got some young disciples on the fine art of Roomba driving

They still need some more lessons though… 😛
I wonder if they like the ride because it’s moving around, or because it vibrates… cats do seem to have a thing for vibrations

Source: Gizmodo

Roomba Cat

1 02 2009

Cute cat “driving” a roomba automated vacuum cleaner!

A sign of modern times? 😛

Source: Gizmodo

I Can Has Cheezburger – Cat goes for a Ride

21 05 2009

After roomba cat and roomba kittens started the trend, it seems more and more cats are starting to adopt roomba as means of transportation! This one even “tuned” his roomba with confortable padding… xD

From I Can Has Cheezburger YouTube Channel.
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iRobot Create Powder Graffiti

16 05 2009

Devices like the Roomba are having some creative usage lately.
So, it’s time the iRobot also display it’s creativity!

Here, it uses inkjet printer parts to make interesting powder prints on the carpet!
Funny how opposite to the Roomba, the iRobot is being used here to “dirty up” the floor. xD

Source: Gizmodo


6 04 2009

Too busy to take care of your baby? Don’t worry!

Ghetto modified Roomba TO THE RESCUE!!

Do note that the translation is far from accurate. But still…
I wonder if the guy’s idea will turn into some real autonomous craddle that goes around the house avoiding walls and stuff… 😛

Source: Gizmodo

Bionic Hamster

28 02 2009

Or hamster ball controlled vehicle? Hamster ball controlled roomba?
Well, I’ll let you decide:

Seems they decided to publish without the Hamster Dance… oh well.

Source: TechEBlog