This stainless steel lounge table from Intelligent Forms Design combines tech with eco0friendly luxury and is a true conversation piece. It has built-in Bluetooth and allows you to hook up your MP3 player or recharge your laptop or cellphone while getting a sun tan.
With the tempered glass silicon cell solar panels, the company claims it can generate 17kw of electricity in a year if the table is sitting on your sunny porch.
Implications - Companies can appeal to customers by enhancing everyday objects with practical devices and features. The increase in daily use of technology and gadgets has created the need for items that recharge batteries, without using high levels of electricity. A product that offers a solution to these common problems will attract consumers who are both tech-savvy and environmentally conscious.