When IRobot unveiled its Roomba vacuum cleaner robot in 2002, people went crazy for the dinner plate on wheels that zoomed across carpets sucking up dust and dirt.
NEW YORK Global stock markets are on their shakiest footing in years. Investors are fleeing stocks and running to safe-havens like bonds and gold, driven by concerns about economic growth and the effectiveness of central banks' policies.
LONDON - The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local): 5:15 p.m.. European stocks have closed sharply lower amid the turmoil that is engulfing financial markets.
... * Negative rates will help stimulate economy-Kuroda. * Kuroda meets PM Abe, discusses global markets. * Kuroda declines to comment on FX rates (Adds meeting with PM Abe, comments from MOF official).
More than 70 percent of people in North American and Europe believe men and women are already being paid equally for equal work. By Bamzi Banchiri, Staff February 11, 2016.