iRobot, the maker of the Roomba home cleaning robot, has launched a new software update that removes some of the automation it has built into the robot and puts more control into the hands of users, according to a report from IEEE Spectrum. The change means that users can set up Roombas to clean specific areas at specific times–as opposed to the robot charting its own course around homes–using...
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Iger’s Disney Fix-It Plan Has Something for Everyone
Bob Iger really should have run for president, as he once considered doing. His political instinct is unmatched, at least among CEOs. On Wednesday, in his first quarterly earnings call since returning to the top job at Disney, Iger offered something for everyone. A return of the dividend! Layoffs! Creative executives get their power back! Traditional TV is still important, Iger reminded...
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