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iRobot Announces Mirra 530 Robot
2013-01-04 17:46:36

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online iRobot's new Mirra 530 pool-cleaning robot could make your life a little less stressful as it cleans up the messes that come with owning one of the summer's favorite past times. The Mirra 530 pool-cleaning robot replaces iRobot's Verro 500 model, and will become available this spring for $1,300. The robot uses a self-contained pump to vacuum and filter debris and dirt off of any pool surface. Mirra 530 is supposedly cheaper...

2009-01-08 07:00:00

World's Only Gutter-Cleaning Robot Sports New Internal Antenna, Anti-Flipping Auger and Smart Speed LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Consumer Electronics Show -- iRobot Corp. (Nasdaq: IRBT) today unveiled the second generation iRobot(R) Looj(TM) Gutter Cleaning Robot at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The Looj, which makes gutter cleaning fast and easy by reducing ladder work and dangerous over-reaching, has new features that help it break up clogged leaves and...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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