Get the Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 30 for just $180 ($90 off), other models up to $100 off

Anker is known for building reliable yet relatively affordable products. Its Eufy sub-brand focuses on delivering the same promise for smart-home appliances such as robot vacuums, mops, smart cameras, doorbells, light bulbs, and more. This Black Friday, you can save up to $100 on a range of robot vacuums and mops, with models as low as $180.
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When it comes to robot vacuums, Eufy has a substantially large offering. Although not all of them are on sale this weekend, five are marked down, and you’ll get to pick the one that’s the most suited to your needs. Read MoreGet the Eufy BoostIQ RoboVac 30 for just $180 ($90 off), other models up to $100 off was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

Sphero BOLT review: A good robot for schools, but not for everyone else

As the name might suggest, Sphero’s claim to fame is its sphere-shaped toy robots. These include the original Sphero, Sphero 2.0, Sphero Mini, BB-8, and BB-9E. The company has also been marketing some of its products towards education as STEM learning tools, particularly with the SPRK+.
Sphero’s latest product is another educational robot – the Bolt. It’s a minor upgrade from the existing SPRK+, with a configurable LED matrix display, infrared sensors for communicating with other robots, and “more than two hours of continuous play.”
I think the Sphero Bolt is a well-designed product, but I’m not sure there’s enough value to justify the $150 price tag, especially when it’s only an iterative improvement over the company’s existing robots. Read MoreSphero BOLT review: A good robot for schools, but not for everyone else was written by the awesome team at Android Police.