Along with the summer heat comes all manner of insectoid pests, but the most hated is most certainly the fly. Flyswatters are messy and sprays put poison in the air, so a clean, eco-friendly solution would be a welcome solution. Enter: The Bug-A-Salt gun.
We already have remote controlled robots, door locks, alarm systems and even vacuums, so why not a stove? That's the thinking that went into a new stove that actually allows you to control the appliance via the Internet.
File this one under devices that make so much sense we thought they already existed. Someone finally invented what might be the most practical kiosk ever: an automated key duplicator.
This unusual light bulb manages to marry the old and the new into something that is eye catching. It is an energy saving light bulb that casts a warm wooden glow thanks to a covering of extremely thin wood.
Japan loves its rice so much that the country has perfected numerous ways to quickly cook the perfect bowl of the stuff. Now that obsession with creating the perfect rice dish has extended to the current Holy Grail of technology, the smartphone.
Remember those dire warnings years ago from you parents to avoid touching that pink fluffy insulation in your home? Well if one company has its way, such warnings will become a thing of the past.
With Japan's declining birth rate it's only natural that the country's engineer begin to focus more on baby-centric devices, but this latest invention truly raises the stakes in the realm of sympathetic pregnancy simulators for men.
As you probably know if you've ever played World of Warcraft with the smells turned on, video games don't teach you how to do laundry. This new washing machine concept is hooked up to a video game console, and for the first time, the cleanliness of your clothes is directly, not inversely, proportional to your gaming skill.
Somehow some of the simplest solutions to our most persistent problems, like getting a good night's sleep, have remain unsolved until enterprising geeks started putting their thinking caps on and making their way to Kickstarter to present their concepts and turn them into reality.
The legend of the time traveler known as Doctor Who has been given new life in the U.K. and around the world, so it's only natural that the most iconic of the character's devices make its way into your most intimate spaces--the bathroom.