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Automatic Blanket Remover

The Ultimate Alarm Clock?

— July 7, 2006 — Unique
Need to wake up early tomorrow morning? Well this latest invention should ensure you get up on time –whether you like it or not. If you switch off your snooze button, your blanket will be torn down in the direction of your feet – the more you snooze the lower it goes. But effective only in winter?

Implications - The stresses of daily life can tire out people to the point that even the loudest alarm clock won't wake them up. The creation of troublesome wake-up devices have made its way to the market in order to help people get up on time without the luxury of falling back asleep. No matter the concept, designers are finding ways to help consumers start the day off early and start smoothly.
Trend Themes
1. Troublesome Wake-up Devices - Innovative alarm clocks with disruptive features that help consumers get up on time.
2. Automated Sleep Aids - Devices that assist with falling asleep and waking up, creating a smooth and effortless morning routine.
3. Sleep-related Inventions - A growing market of products designed to improve the quality of sleep and promote healthy sleep habits.
Industry Implications
1. Consumer Electronics - Manufacturers have an opportunity to create innovative and disruptive wake-up devices as a new revenue stream in the consumer electronics industry.
2. Health and Wellness - The development of automated sleep aids creates opportunities for growth and innovation in the health and wellness industry.
3. Home Furnishings - There is potential for incorporating disruptive features into home furnishings such as blankets and bedding to optimize sleep and wake-up experiences.
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