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Desktop-Enabled Autos

Dashboards to Desktops Puts Scraps to Work

— January 27, 2013 — Autos
Dashboards to Desktops is a company that knows how to put scrap materials to good use. Instead of simply throwing out old desks, the company refits them inside a variety of autos.

While the safety of these designs are questionable, the fact that the company is trying to reduce waste is commendable. Having a space to set your computer down while driving could be handy for browsing music and keeping passengers entertained. However, if you are someone who becomes distracted easily, this set up may not be the best decision.

Dashboards to Desktops offers a great way to jazz up your ride and keep things interesting while driving. For those who do have this installed, please use responsibly.
Trend Themes
1. Upcycling Auto Furniture - Using scrap materials to repurpose furniture for use in autos presents opportunities for sustainable design innovation.
2. In-vehicle Entertainment - Providing a space for passengers to use their desktop computers safely while on the move could lead to disruptive innovations in in-vehicle entertainment.
3. Reimagining Auto Interiors - Integrating desktop furniture into auto design presents a canvas for creativity in auto interior design.
Industry Implications
1. Automotive Manufacturing - Collaborating with upcycling furniture companies could offer opportunities for reducing automotive waste during manufacturing processes.
2. Technology - There may be opportunities for tech companies to develop user-friendly desktop interfaces that work specifically for in-vehicle use.
3. Furniture Design - Repurposing old furniture and designing new pieces specifically for auto interiors presents opportunities for innovation and creativity within the furniture industry.
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