We always take the clock for granted as something we buy and forget about. However, the clock is not always stuck back in time - this gallery of pictures shows some of the most futuristic designs of clocks.
Some of the designs change the clock from a mere accessory to something you want on your mantelpiece. No one really knows what things will look like in the future, but no one can blame these designers for trying.
If you need a better looking device to wake yourself up each morning, then go ahead and check out these clocks.