Some of these inventions are seemingly wacky, but that’s the whole point of invention. We don’t know they’re useful until we can’t live without them!
The Pet Plant, designed by Junyi Heo The Pet Plant connects to a USB cable and lets you know soil moisture levels, light levels, temperature and uploads the statistics into your computer so you know when to water them. Who says you can’t have a green thumb?
Glowing Fruit Bowl, by Turkish designers Ahmet Bektes, Koray Gelmez and Eda Kose Blue is a concept fruit bowl that utilizes FotofreshTM technology – the same one found in many new refrigerators. The blue wavelength inhibits and kills bacteria prolonging shelf life. We can start buying expensive organic fruits and veggies and not worry about them going bad too soon.
The Pool PC, designed and invented by Barry Lai Yin Lock Still a concept, this waterproof PC is made from floatable waterproof plastics and solar-powered, so there’s no need to plug in. It uses the pool water keep it cool, has a touchpad, includes Bluetooth wireless and Internet access and has a stretchable attachment so that it can fit to any size of pool ring or inner tube. Need one now!
The Swiss Army Bathroom, featured in Sony House of Tomorrow in London This all-in-one bathroom unit could very well be the way to go for small spaces–think airports!