There's just too much to do, isn't there? That's the likely the idea behind a lot of these automated innovations. The gadgets, inventions and designs featured in the cluster below include things that perform tasks automatically.
Ideally, having something perform things for us automatically, without us having to invest energy of any kind (from thought to physical movement) will free us up to do the things that really matter to do.
Will automated innovation enhance our lives? Cycle through this cluster and judge for yourself.
Technologies To Make Your Life Easier
Autonomous Need For Speed at Robotic Grand Prix
Automatic License Plate Recognition
British Columbia Cops Go Robot
Automatic Car Secretaries
DriveAssist Intercepts Texts and Calls While Driving
Music-Playing and Dancing Robots
The Automated Music Personality (AMP) Robots
Customizable Automatic Shifting Bike
Even Tom Hanks Likes the Trek Lime
Cell Phone Bag Opens Automatically
Serene by Bang & Ulufsen
Instant Job Board For Your Website
Automated Aircraft Carrier Landings
When Will Robots Completely Take Over?
Panasonic Lighting Solution Dims and Brightens Automatically
Self-Powered Programmable Streetlights
Japanese Automatic Eye Massager
Automated Treadmill Rebuilds Muscles After Stroke
Instant Artsy Rain Shields
Van Gogh Automatic Umbrella Keeps You Dry in Style
Automated Friend Finders
‘Facebook Friend Adder' Software Makes You Pay To Be Popular
Automated Cat Poo Cleaner
Formfitting Automatic Door
Automated Dairy Extractors
Siemens VDO Park Mate Automatically Parallel Parks Your Car
Power Eco Strollers
4Moms Origami Automatic Folding Stroller
Bringing Boring Toasters Back to Life with Style!
Automatic Make-Up Cameras
Casio Exilim Zoom Z300 & Z250
The Uni-ball Kuru Toga Rotates Lead Automatically
Intelligent Coffee Maker Reads Your Mind
Automatic Photo Retouching Software
Intelligent Water Bottle
Your Hydration Coach!
NatureMill's Kitchen Compost Automatically Tranfers Waste
Automated Instant Noodles
Cup Noodles Vending Machine Gives Ramen Push-Button Simplicity
Automated Plant Growing
The 'Power Plant'
Touch Screen Fridge With RFID Tag Reader
Automatic Blanket Remover
The Ultimate Alarm Clock?
Hot Food Vending Machines
Automatic Satisfaction Back in NYC
Fully Automated Dining At Bagger's
Intelligent Future Homes
The Jung Smart House