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Vacuum Cleaner controlled by KFT mobile phone

It appears that a mobile phone is no longer just a mobile phone as technology takes hold. According to an article over at UnwiredView, South Korean telecom company, KTF has take mobile tech a step further.

Apparently, KFT has announced a cleaning robot which is controlled via a mobile phone. The CW100 as it is called, was constructed jointly with Microbot and is a “smart vacuum.”

It works by the CW100 vacuum using an onboard video camera to send live images of what it sees to the mobile handset and the users remotely controls the CW100 via the handset keypad. The CW100 will retail for KRW 500,000 which is roughly $370.00 with a data plan of KRW 5000 that’s about $3.70.