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Home Appliances

iRobot Roomba 790 Robot Vacuum

by Johan on June 19, 2012

iRobot Roomba 790 Robot Vacuum

iRobot is back with its latest robot vacuum cleaner namely the iRobot Roomba 790. This robot vacuum is equipped with a wireless command center, which allows you to control the vacuum from any room in your home. The Roomba 790 uses a three-stage cleaning process to vacuum carpets, hardwood, tile, and linoleum floors. It can automatically adjust to different floor surfaces. The iRobot Roomba 790 is currently available in the U.S. market for around $700. [Engadget]

Conceptone. SC1 Coffee Machine

by Johan on June 9, 2012

Conceptone. SC1 Coffee Machine

Designed by Nico Tritschler, the Conceptone. SC1 is a fully automatic coffee machine that comes in a cube-like form, making it perfect for many living spaces and kitchens. It is designed to showcase the flow of water trough the machine while brewing the coffee. Water and coffee beans reservoirs are placed on the right side of the machine. What’s more, you can also change its faceplate. See more pictures after the jump. Read more

LG Electronics Launches D1265MF Dishwasher

LG Electronics is back with its latest product in the form of the LG D1265MF dishwasher. The new dishwasher features the Direct Drive (DD) motors that are smaller in size than conventional motors. The LG D1265MF comes equipped with a steam washing and an ultraviolet (UV) light to clean dishes. It is able to clean up to 12 dishes simultaneously. The LG D1265MF dishwasher will be launched in the South Korean market for 1,220,000 Won or approx. $1,062. [DDaily]

Sharp COCOROBO Autonomous Vacuum Cleaners

Sharp has decided to enter the autonomous vacuum cleaner market by releasing the COCOROBO RX-V100 and RX-V80. Both models feature the company’s ION technology and the “Cocoro Engine”. The RX-V100 is a high-end model that comes equipped with voice control, Wi-Fi connectivity and a 1.3-megapixel digital camera with a LED light. The Sharp COCOROBO works in conjunction with iOS and Android Apps, allowing you to easily control this vacuum cleaner from your smartphone. The COCOROBO RX-V100 and RX-V80 will be released in Japan in the near future for 130,000 Yen ($1,628) and 90,000 Yen ($1,127), respectively. [Akihabara]

Almighty Board Digital Kitchen Assistant

by Johan on April 17, 2012

Almighty Board Digital Kitchen Assistant

Jaewan Jeong has designed the Almighty Board digital kitchen assistant. This digitized cutting board not only allows users to cut up meat, vegetables, or fruits on it, but also displays useful information such as recipes, step-by-step directions, ingredients, etc. The Almighty Board is smart enough to tell users if it has been cleaned enough to avoid food poisoning or contamination. See more pictures after the jump. Read more