- New gadgets always seem better than the old ones, but sometimes it's best to stick with last year's model. In this week's episode of Upgrade Your Life, Yahoo! News' Becky Worley shows us some old gadgets to hold on to, and new stuff to hold off on!Read More »from Upgrade Your Life: Wait, don’t upgrade
- Jared Spurbeck | Upgrade Your Life – Wed, Jun 15, 2011
We were all promised, growing up, that one day robots would do our housework. Well, the robots are here. So how do they stack up? In this week's episode of Upgrade Your Life, Yahoo! News' Becky Worley matches her housecleaning and cooking skills with those of modern home robots to see who does a better job!More...
Mopping the bathroom floor -- iRobot Scooba 230 ($299)
The original iRobot Scooba 380 cost almost $500, and was so big it couldn't fit behind your toilet, which is the most inconvenient spot to scrub because you have to get down on your hands and knees to get to it.Read More »from Upgrade Your Life: Do home robots really do a better job?
Did you just drop your cellphone in water? Or maybe you'd like to know what to do if that happens! This week on Upgrade Your Life, Yahoo! News' Becky Worley shows us first aid techniques for rescuing a drowned smartphone.Read More »from Upgrade Your Life: Wet cell phone rescue