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'Athena' Sofa Features An Integrated Computer

 - Feb 4, 2009   Updated: May 31 2011
Fans of intelligent multimedia furniture will love this 'Athena' sofa which features an integrated computer.

From the comfort of this geek-chic looking upholstered sofa you can connect with the multi-room systems and do everything from sending emails to watching TV.

This geeky luxury comes at a hefty price though. To enjoy this stylish fusion of furniture and multimedia, the 'Athena' will set you back around $15,000.

Implications - Products that promote and incorporate convergence are at the cutting edge of cool. Convergence allows consumers to use a single product which houses the functions of several products, such as this sofa which allows you to lounge while simultaneously surf the web. Industries should converge their various products into a single model to make them more compact and convenient to carry.