When was the roomba invented?

Answer In 1999, Helen Greiner, founder of iRobot, a company that primarily made military robots, invented the Roomba robotic vacuum. The inspiration for this new product was R2D2, the robot from the "Star... Read More »

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Who invented the IRobot Roomba vacuum cleaner?

Dr. Helen Greiner invented the IRobot Roomba vacuum cleaner. She also wanted to invent an R2D2 robot, but her mother said she needed the vacuum cleaner. So she listened to her mom instead.

When was the IRobot Roomba vacuum cleaner invented?

How tall is the Roomba 560?

The iRobot Roomba 560 is a programmable robot that vacuums your floor at scheduled times, stays within designated areas and docks itself to recharge between uses. The vacuum itself weighs approxima... Read More »

Who created the Roomba?

The Roomba, a robotic vacuum cleaner for home use, was created by the company iRobot, which was founded in 1990 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology roboticists Colin Angle, Helen Greiner and R... Read More »