The New York Times
recently ran an article about how
South Korea is making a big push in the area of consumer robotics
(doing the jobs no Korean wants to do).
Now, South Korea could follow the example of neo-slavery taken by places like Switzerland
and the Persian Gulf states
. It appears that instead, they`d rather have things like TV on cell phones—and soon a robot in every home.
In a Wired South Korea, Robots Will Feel Right at Home,
By NORIMITSU ONISHI,April 2, 2006]