KTF Korea Turns Your Vacuum Into a Toy

Roomba competition?

Korean mobile carrier KTF has launched a mobile phone controlled vacuum cleaner. The applications for this are endless, turning vacuuming into a game for your children, scaring the cat and a direct line between the couch and the kitchen are all possible. The cleaning robot can also do double duty as a security bot. Korea has all the fun.

KTF’s CW100 robot vacuum was built in a partnership with Microbot, who developed a cleaning robot similar to the Roomba. The video camera on the robot streams to the users mobile phone where they can direct it remotely using the keypad. The remote access cleaning bot is on sale for KRW 500,000 or approximately $370 USD. (Source)