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Robot servant commits suicide | BoingBoing

curated by | November 18, 2013

A Roomba housecleaning robot committed suicide in Austria. Apparently the iRobot Roomba 760’s owner had put the machine on the counter to clean up spilled cereal.


The Robot Launch Pad‘s insight:

I’m probably more concerned that the stove was left on. Once you start leaving the stove on, then any mobile appliance will be toast. :)

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