From BBQ Branding Tools to Dog Tag Tools

 - Aug 19, 2009   Updated: Apr 19 2011
There are many different tools people can use, whether they are online or hand-held. These 43 tool innovations include ones from tool-less shelving and toolkits for women, to personified designer tools.

Implications - Today's technological advancements are wholly based on saving consumers from manual labor; thus, gadgets are geared towards portability and handheld convenience in order to ensure that users barely have to lift a finger. Creative companies are recognizing that nearly anything can be improved by going handheld--after all, it is this same idea that resulted in the popularity of the laptop. Ultimately, those in the tech industry would be wise to consider going handheld.