Oh Shazbot! It’s the Globus Workstation

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Oh Shazbot! The Globus Workstation is sort of a mid-century modern space age egg shaped desk. The desk folds up into a ball and the whole apparatus is on wheels and can be moved around. It does look pretty slick but I can’t help thinking that it reminds me of something else… ...

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GloPillow Wakes You Up By Lighting Up

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The GloPillow has an LED fabric substrate below the surface which slowly increases light intensity to gently wake you up. “This natural waking process helps to set the circadian rhythm or “body clock” and results in more healthy sleep/wake patterns”. Even cooler- it can also display the time in LED’s right on ...

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Bleeding Ink Calendar and Growing Plant Artwork

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The Ink Calendar from London based product designer Oscar Diaz is a calendar that keeps track of time by controlling the ink bleeding on the paper. The ink slowly bleeds up from the inkwell into the paper at a speed that allows it to keep proper time. He has also designed “growing” ...

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Look Ma, No Hands- FootFlush Hands-Free Toilet Flusher

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Grossed out by those nasty germ-covered flush handles? With the FootFlush hands-free toilet flusher, you’ll never have to worry about that again. The FootFlush easily attaches to any standard toilet by clipping onto the chain inside the tank. A wire runs to the pedal on the floor and you just step on the ...

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perCushion Bluetooth Enabled Pillow for the Sleeptalker

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The perCushion from UrbanTool is a pillow with an embedded microphone, speaker, bluetooth receiver and volume controls to allow you to receive phone calls without ever getting out of bed. The pillow has 300 hours of standby time and an 8 hour battery life. While it does look like a pretty good ...

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Best Looking Piano Ever Schimmel Pegasus Grand Piano

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This piano looks like it’s straight out of the future. Or out of the 60’s version of the space age future. The Schimmel Pegasus Grand Piano not only looks fantastic, it’s also technologically advanced. It’s curved keyboard and hydraulic opening lid allow it to have an exceptional range of sounds. Only 14 were ...

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BedUp Ceiling Mounted Murphy Bed Saves Space, Looks Cool

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The BedUp from Decadrages (note: site is in French) is a huge space saving invention for anyone living in tight quarters. While the wall mounted fold up Murphy Bed is popular here in New York City and elsewhere, the BedUp takes the concept to a higher level- the ceiling. The major advantage ...

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Etch-a-Sketch Clock Redraws the Time Every Minute

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The Etch-a-Sketch Clock might be the coolest clock ever invented. It’s a standard issue Etch-a-Sketch hooked up to some circuitry. The device flips over to clear the screen and then redraws the current time every minute. So freakin cool. If they could gather up all the wires and controllers into a neat box that ...

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