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“Household Appliances”

Jul 18, 2014 01:29 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Track which cat is eating what, and when, with the Bistro smart feeder and phone app. Continue reading →
Jun 18, 2014 09:56 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Chore-busting bots don't have to be humanoid. Continue reading →
Jun 13, 2014 02:17 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
This washing machine/treadmill mashup is an entry for the 2014 Electrolux Design Lab competition. Continue reading →
Oct 12, 2013 03:11 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
The 2013 Solar Decathlon showed how beautiful and affordable solar power can be for the home. Continue reading →
Sep 1, 2011 10:00 AM ET // Alice Truong
When it comes to household cleaning supplies, no piece of equipment has the same wow factor as a Dyson. If you buy a $400+ vacuum, chances are you'll try to bust it out at any possible opportunity -- especially when people are around. Oops, did I spill this platter of crackers on the carpet? So [.....
Jul 20, 2011 12:42 PM ET // Alice Truong
Not sure why this hasn't been thought of before, but this is the future of key design. Scott Amron created the Carabiner Key, which is a blank key with a built-in carabiner allowing it to link to just about anything hassle free. Next time you're out on a run, take only your house key and [...]
Sep 2, 2011 11:30 AM ET // Alice Truong
Two CPUs, 38 sensors, the latest software and fast. We're not talking about a computer here. No, we're talking about a vacuum. Toshiba's Roomba competitor is the Smarbo, TechCrunch reports. It's a high-tech vacuum that can clean 100 square meters in about 90 minutes. There are four cleaning modes (...