iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS

2:10 Colin Angle of iRobot is about to launch something. We'll let you know what as soon as he stops rambling. Our guess would be the iRobot Looj.

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:16 Do you believe? He's not turning people into believers of robots. He's turning them into lovers of robots.

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:18 Showing product testimonials. Attribution? Probably his family members.

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:20 A demo of a Roomba working. Not even a new Roomba. This is turning into quite a preamble. He calls a baby a mud machine and a dog a shedding device. Charming.
2:24 Still the demo. No news yet. Channel Steve Jobs, Colin. He's moving on to the Scooba demo.

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:30 iLooj is announced. Details, spilled by the FCC, are here. Available now from iRobot.com and for $99.

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:37 iRobot ConnectR virtual visiting robot is announced. It features mobile teleconferencing and has a camera and mic. Details on iRobot's website already; $500, but for $199 you can drive around the first set of pilot program models (READ: beta).

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR Official


2:42 iRobot ConnectR UI revealed. Shows angle of lens tilt and zoom. Has a light.

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:44 The first closeup of the ConnectR. It looks like a red toilet seat. It could show some personality with different colors. Uses a recharging dock. Taser hack imminent, instant security droid.

2:47 Warning, the following photos are creepy. Remote play of board games, playing with your pet, etc...

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS

iRobot Digital Life Event: iRobot Looj and iRobot ConnectR OfficialS


2:49 Here's the FAQ