This $350 robot vacuum maps your home and avoids obstacles — and gives you back hours of your life you’d otherwise spend cleaning

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. ECOVACS Ecovacs is back at it with its latest robotic vacuum, the $ 350 Deebot 711. This may just be my favorite robot vacuum yet, with its Smart Navi Mapping […]

McGregor avoids jail time after deal

IRISH mixed martial arts superstar Conor McGregor has pleaded guilty in a Brooklyn criminal court to disorderly conduct, cutting a deal that allows him to avoid prison time over a New York brawl. The 30-year-old, who is nicknamed “The Notorious,” had been charged with multiple counts of assault and criminal mischief after attacking a bus […]

A Trump administration ‘myth vs fact’ sheet on its family separation policy deliberately avoids the most important point about the scandal

Susan Walsh/AP The Trump administration is under fire for its policy of separating children from their parents at the US-Mexico border. As a result, the Department of Homeland Security has published a supposed fact check of its family separation policy. It details “myths” about the policy, and blames the media and congressmen for negative stories […]

WATCH: Shocking moment falling pillar CRASHES onto moving bus yet passenger avoids injury

A viral video has emerged in China showing an accident between a bus and a falling object. The CCTV camera shows a moving bus driving down a road on 5 March. Due to the high winds, a pillar is dropped from the building in Shanghai which crashes onto the top of the vehicle. Miraculously no-one […]

WATCH: Boat narrowly avoids being crushed by AVALANCHE after glacier collapses

A viral video captures the terrifying moment a collapsing glacier almost injures two men in a boat. The men can be seen in a speedboat as they’re surrounded by icy tundra. They appear to be working in the area as they wear professional gear whilst starring the boat. It makes for a heart-stopping watch. The […]

WATCH: Car narrowly avoids getting hit by THIS from a speeding bus

Bad drivers are often the star of the show in viral videos, with many of their highly illegal actions being caught on car dashcams. Dangerous manoeuvres and bad judgement calls are just some of the things drivers have been seen doing on camera. A man driving on the motorway in Japan caught one coach driver […]

Piers Morgan avoids skin cancer scare thanks to own serial killer series – see how here

The 52-year-old presenter explained that Melanoma expert Gillian Nuttall was watching his gripping ITV documentary Serial Killer with Piers Morgan when she instantly noticed the tell-tale sign of a potentially cancerous blemish.  Speaking to the Daily Mail, Piers explained: “When my Serial Killer crime documentary aired on ITV in November, Gillian Nuttall, founder of Melanoma […]

Theranos avoids bankruptcy thanks to a last-minute loan

Theranos has come a long way from the days when it was a darling in the biotech industry. The Wall Street Journal‘s sources have claimed that the blood-testing firm has avoided bankruptcy by securing a $ 100 million loan from Fortress Investment Group. The move should keep Theranos afloat “through 2018,” founder Elizabeth Holmes reportedly […]