HEALTH & BEAUTY
Straight Up Hair Styling Machine
Beautiful Vending, a UK company, has released a hair
straightener vending machine. Their site describes, “We
all know how frustrating the British weather can be, the
rain, wind and even the heat can cause perfectly styled
hair to ‘frizz’ and ruin the best night or day out.”
The new product offers Tide Liquid Detergent Travel Sink
Packets in single-use "sink" packets, making laundering a
few items by hand simple and convenient when traveling.
AGRICULTURAL & ENVIRONMENTAL
For the first time since it started making trousers for cowboys more than 100
years ago, the famous clothing company is bringing out a pair of "sustainable"
jeans to satisfy environmentalists.
The smells, pumped into shops and the foyers of hotels, range from melon, which
psychologists have found induces feelings of friendliness, to figs, said to be
welcoming, and the invigorating whiff of lemons.
SPORTS & GAMES
Bossaball combines many sports – soccer, beach
volleyball, capoeira, and gymnastics into one giant
pitch that consists of trampolines and inflatable
cushions. Bossaball has become somewhat of a
"phenomenon" in Spain.
Chemoluminescent Hair Gel
Voltage iGlow is a sulf illuminating hair gel. By mixing
fluorophors with an appropriate catalyst a chemical
reaction occurs that produces the byproduct of light.
RoboMop is a battery powered 8.5 centimetre dusting
machine, replete with electro static pad no less helping
to keep the house free from dirt and dust.
Ideal Bite recognizes that people don't turn green
overnight, they do it one shade at a time. Everyday
information for being a more conscientious consumer
resonates with people who don't have time, energy or
money to do the research themselves.
ONLINE AND SOCIAL NETWORKS
Temp Social Networks
Islandoo: The concept behind this site is to find
candidates for the UK reality TV show Shipwrecked
(similar to Survivor). Users of this temporary site
create a profile with photo and video and can then opt
to become a fan of other users.
ATMs for Church
Baker began studying the electronic payment business and
designed his machine and found ATM companies willing to
assemble it for him, to be sold to churches.