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“Vibe Motor,” the vibrating alarm-pillow

That a vibrating alarm clock pillow should emerge from Japan comes as no surprise. Forgive the cultural stereotyping, but where else do such ingeniously banal ideas flower into real products? Except for Brookstones, I mean. Vibrating pillows get us up, … Continue reading

Help Me Understand This Belkin Laptop Alarm

Instead of locking your laptop, Belkin wants you to strap its alarm to something secure—then if your laptop is swiped, the alarm will sound. I don’t get it. Why risk someone grabbing your laptop and muffling/destroying the alarm when you … Continue reading