Robots are going to teach English, wash windows

There are 5 comments on the JoongAng Ilbo English News story from Jun 24, 2010, titled Robots are going to teach English, wash windows. In it, JoongAng Ilbo English News reports that:

We haven t come as far as Will Smith in I, Robot, but starting next month, Koreans will be able to watch robots employed in the home and outdoors: taking orders at restaurants, offering banking services from kiosks, cleaning windows and teaching English at public schools.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at JoongAng Ilbo English News.


Jersey City, NJ

#1 Jun 24, 2010

Since: Nov 08

Cologne- Germany

#2 Jun 24, 2010
My language is not English

Since: Nov 08

Cologne- Germany

#3 Jun 24, 2010
English is not a language of decency

Since: Jun 10

Location hidden

#4 Jun 25, 2010
Well, if this the way of language teaching I should have stayed out of school and delivered pizzas for a living; then I might be qualified to teach English in Korea.

Since: Jul 10

Cleveland, OH

#5 Jul 26, 2010
This sounds like more headaches, it's already bad enough the self-checkout machines freeze up all the time!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Robots Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Use These Tips When Buying a Vacuum Cleaner (Aug '09) May 15 Sam Gibson 2
News I. Want my. Robots. Apr 23 Kid_Tomorrow 1
News American Documentary Filmmaker Says Cuban Autho... Apr '15 Orlando Zapata 1
News Was that fake baby in 'American Sniper' really ... Mar '15 T-Fal 1
News Ita s time for presidential candidates to recko... Feb '15 Kid_Tomorrow 1
News Mayor Emanuel, Running for Re-election, Touts C... Feb '15 reality is a crutch 1
News The 'human' side of robots at electronics show Jan '15 Viewer 2
More from around the web