For all our crippling caffeine addictions, the disposable coffee cup is a highly imperfect art at best. Seattle-based company Vaporpath wants to change that with a total coffee cup lid overhaul. But is the fancy new redesign actually superior to its classic brethren? We decided to find out for ourselves.
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Putting the lids back on jars is one thing, but using a FreshJarLids suction lid is quite another. By sucking out all the air via its handy pump, the FJL kit helps keep your various foods-in-a-jar fresh for further enjoyment. $24 for a pack of five. [ImprovementsCatalog via Book of Joe via Coolest Gadgets]
The Smart Lid system was developed to save your precious
face from being burned by hot coffee (and retailers from lawsuits) by turning red when it's "too hot" to drink. It also tells you whether the lid is properly sealed by showing a broken rim line where the lid isn't attached.