"No ordinary alarm clock: the Princess and the Pea Alarm Clock ("PPAC") leaves no room for snoozing, inflating a green "pea" between the mattress and box spring, making it impossible to stay in bed. In the tin can, a homemade Arduino-compatible board with clock and memory chips handles the alarm clock functions, and a power block under the night stand provides power and relays driving the sprinkler valve or other alarming alarm functions."
Now you have a really cool way to open your door, you may see it in the movie. Check out the Chinavision Facial Recognition door lock($456), which sports a pair of night vision cameras which use advanced 3D imaging to map your face in less than a second. It is ability to store up to 500 faces, so it's primary function is logging worker’s attendance, but it does also unlock doors.
This Long-D Clock has a dual time piece that displays twin time zones in a visually subtle manner. See the images again, actually it has secondary hand in a contrasting color that lets yo know the twin time zones. Cool design!
"Intended to allow users to read the times of twin time zones in a visually subtle style while maintaining a regular relationship with someone on the other side of the globe. The colour contrast of secondary clock hands have been delicately reduced to appear like a shadow on the interface acting as a conscious reminder of the distance between the user and their connections abroad. With a passing glance the user can quickly and easily attain the information from the clock.
"FireGlo helps create the perfect ambiance for your decorative fireplace or gel burner. An alcohol based gel fuel, FireGlo provides genuine flames and a realistic crackling sound. It is soot free, has no odor, and can be burned safely in any size room. Each can burns for 2-3 hours, and can be reused until empty"
"Strap it to your wrist or place it under your pillow and it’ll shake and vibrate to wake you up. This vibration alarm feature also means that the Shake-N-Wake alarm is useful for anyone with a hearing impairment, or that needs to be reminded to take medication regularly.
The optional bleep alarm means that it can also be used as a normal alarm clock and a backlit LED display guarantees that it’s easy to check the time in the dark. "
"The delightful Mr.Moustache pillow comes with four interchangeable velcro moustaches (Fu Manchu,trucker,gentleman,& salt 'n'pepper!) and a clear plastic storage pocket on the back!"
An adjustable hammer gently knocks on any vase you place on the stand on the hour, every hour. Different vases produce different sounds so potentially every home’s clock looks and sounds different just from one device.