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Gets You to the Train On Time

 - Jul 23, 2007   Updated: Apr 20 2011
References: translate.google & boingboing.net
Got a train to catch? The Tokyo Commuter Alarm Clock has dials for all the major rail lines in Tokyo. Individual alarms signal the real-time positions of the trains The clock is updated wirelessly, so you know just how late you slept and how fast you'll have to run to make it to work on time.

Implications - This unique clock is able to fulfill two consumer needs in one innovative package. The clock gets the user up and shows them where the train hey need to take is. This saves the consumer valuable time. Businesses should look into designing products that help make the day-to-day life of the consumer more convenient and efficient for them.