Proscenic launches M7 Pro Robot Vacuum cleaner

Smart home appliance manufacturer Proscenic - which makes components for Panasonic, Hitachi, Zojirushi and Philips - has announced the availability of its £399 M7 Pro Robot Vacuum Cleaner. Featuring simultaneous mopping capability and 4.0 laser navigation, the M7 Pro utilises the IPNAS 3.0 system to intelligently navigate and map the home, creating a real-time map…

REVIEW: iRobot Roomba 780 robot vacuum cleaner

The future promised a lot, and while robot butlers and hovercars are still pipe-dreams, robot vacuum cleaners are very much a reality. Hot on the heels of its IFA 2011 unveiling, Tech Digest got to spend some quality time with our very own clean-freak R2D2, the iRobot Roomba 780 vacuum cleaner. Read on to see whether or not it's time to send the Dyson to the dumpster.