Are Some Household Gadgets Getting Too Complex?

A lot of gadgets are packed with features through necessity. But are household gadgets—like toasters, kettles and washing machines—getting needlessly complex for no good reason? » 2/27/13 7:11am 2/27/13 7:11am

Slam-Dunk the Funk(y Clothing) with the Tian Chi Washer

Designed for electronic giant Candy and Italian business organization La Fucina, the Tian Chi washing machine introduces an element of fun to the daily grind of household chores, A spring-loaded trap door in the top means that you can play basketball with your dirty clothes every washday. Unlike me, Carlo Casagrande… » 2/27/08 8:11am 2/27/08 8:11am

Mitsubishi Claims World's Fastest Washing Machine: Bring Out the…

If any of you have ever thought that speed is of the essence when watching your clothes go round, then this product is for you. Mitsubishi Electric claim to have brought out the world's fastest washer-dryer whose moving drum changes angles automatically according to how much dirty laundry you fill it with, and the… » 3/22/07 10:02am 3/22/07 10:02am