Tons of robot vacuums also mop, but only these 4 hybrids actually ace the job

The best 2-in-1 robot vacuums and mops do more than drag a damp cloth across the floor. We tested and loved these hybrids from iRobot, Shark, and Narwal. UPDATE: Apr. 13, 2024, 5:00 a.m. EDT Roborock, Ecovacs, Eufy, and Samsung debuted new.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagApr 15th, 2024

This shark self-emptying robot vacuum is $100 off for Memorial Day

Self-emptying robot vacuums are great, and this early Memorial Day deal on the Shark Matrix knocks $100 off the usual price......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

Jenny Young and the story of Brooklyn Robot Foundry

“I’m not selling kits; I’m selling a service.” Jenny Young is a mechanical engineer who founded Brooklyn Robot Factory thirteen years ago to bring hands-on learning experiences to kids in schools and afterschool programs. Her.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

Dreame X40 Ultra vs. Roborock S8 MaxV Ultra: Which is the best premium robot vacuum?

They both carry the term ultra in their name, but which is truly the best robot vacuum -- the Dreame X40 Ultra or Roborock S8 MaxV Ultra? Here's what to know......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

There’s a robot vacuum for $79 in Walmart’s Memorial Day sale

The iHome AutoVac Juno robot vacuum is a great introduction to the robot vacuum world and it's now down to just $79......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

GM North America President Marissa West: Assessing plug-ins and which segments need them

Marissa West, who became president of GM North America in January, talks about the automaker's plan to bring back hybrids and launch more affordable EVs......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

Redwood to recycle battery materials from Ultium Cells

Ultium Cells will send about 10,000 tons of scrap to Redwood. That's on top of the more than 40,000 tons of scrap Redwood already recycles annually......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

Ford invests in hybrids and battery recycling amid EV transition, company vice president says

Lisa Drake spoke about strategy changes that Ford has made involving EVs, as part of a keynote discussion at the Automotive News Leading Women Conference......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2024

Ecovacs Deebot X2 Combo vs. Ecovacs Deebot T30S Combo: Which is the better robot vacuum?

The Ecovacs X2 Combo and Ecovacs T30S Combo share a lot of similarities beyond their names, but one offers a bit more value. Here's what to know......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

Best Buy has tons of Dyson cordless vacuum deals for Memorial Day

If you've been thinking about getting a Dyson cordless vacuum, you should take advantage of the discounts that are available from Best Buy for Memorial Day......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

You can now buy a 4-foot-tall humanoid robot for $16K

No one is quite sure what you're supposed to do with the robot, but you can buy one. The Unitree G1, with karate kick action! [credit:.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 20th, 2024

iPhone 16: Release date, price, specs, features, and other rumors

iPhone 16 rumors are heating up. Let's dive into all the leaks for the next-generation flagship line. The iPhone 16 rumors are flooding in – and we're curious about how it'll be different from the iPhone 15. We’re hearing tons whisp.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMay 20th, 2024

Why Earthlings are safe when huge solar storms strike our planet

When solar storms and coronal mass ejections hit Earth and create the Northern Lights, people are physically protected from radiation by Earth's magnetic field and atmosphere. From time to time, the sun discharges billions of tons of solar matt.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMay 20th, 2024

NASA spacecraft spots dead robot on Mars surface

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter viewed the space agency's retired InSight lander as it gradually collects dust in the Martian desert. Mars is collecting artifacts.Without the large, powerful camera aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter,.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMay 20th, 2024

Cats playing with robots proves a winning combo in novel art installation

Cat Royale project explores what it takes to trust a robot to look after beloved pets. Enlarge / A kitty named Clover prepares to play with a robot arm in the Cat Royale "multi-species" science/art installation . (credit: Blast T.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 18th, 2024

Kia believes adding hybrids is a win-win for consumers, industry

Kia Corp. will expand its hybrid powertrain to most of its models as EV sales slow and lagging infrastructure becomes a concern......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 17th, 2024

Hybrids replace EVs on industry"s center stage

Consumer preferences shift to hybrids and plug-in hybrids as interest in fully electric vehicles cools......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

NASA eyes levitating robot train for the moon

NASA is considering building a railway on the moon that uses levitating robots to move payloads around the lunar surface......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

Guest commentary: Let"s stick to the science when talking about hybrids, emissions reduction

When Toyota or any other car company claims that hybrid drivetrains can reduce emissions further and faster than EVs, we know that's objectively untrue......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 16th, 2024

Ecovacs Deebot X2 Combo vs. Dreame X40 Ultra: Which robot vacuum is best for your smart home?

Both use rotating mops to clean floors and docking stations that wash the robot after each cycle. But which is better, the Ecovacs X2 Combo or Dreame X40 Ultra?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024

Repurposed beer yeast encapsulated in hydrogels may offer a cost-effective way to remove lead from water

Every year, beer breweries generate and discard thousands of tons of surplus yeast. Researchers from MIT and Georgia Tech have now come up with a way to repurpose that yeast to absorb lead from contaminated water......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 15th, 2024