Saya the fem-bot has not had very much job satisfaction. First she was set up as a receptionist in 2006 and now looking at her face, Saya seems much happier as a robo-teacher at a demonstration primary school in Tokyo.
Hell, they even gave her a new light beige version of the same yellow suit that she has been wearing for the past five years.
www.sfgate.com — May 8, 2009
….Kudan Elementary School children touch the cheek of Japan’s robot teacher Saya, who gave a special class in Tokyo. The remotely controlled Saya, developed by Tokyo University of Science professor Hiroshi Kobayashi, can express six basic emotions — surprise, fear, disgust, anger, happiness, sadness…..