Sleepy Students Will Get Godawful Automated 6:30 AM Wakeup Calls from…

Among the things that could have possibly made high school more annoying, getting a robo-call telling me to wake up at 6:30 am would probably be high on the list! That or having the principal pour water on my face. » 5/16/11 9:40pm 5/16/11 9:40pm

REMY Biometric Blanket Wakes You with News on Your Snooze

Designer Dasha Anokhina has created a concept that takes Glo pillow's design to a new level: REMY is a whole dawn-simulating alarm blanket. The system monitors your sleeping movements with a bedside camera. Then, near your chosen alarm time, the blanket begins to light up with an image representing your sleep pattern,… » 5/27/08 6:25am 5/27/08 6:25am

The Boynq Wake Up: Just When You Were Getting Sick and Tired of iPod…

If you are anything like me, the whole iPod dock thing is getting way, way old. However, one look at this stylish Boynq Wake Up iPod Dock Alarm Clock is (almost) enough to make you fall in love with iPod docks again. The Wake Up isn't just a pretty face however, because it also features a 20-watt amp, a wireless… » 10/25/07 6:50pm 10/25/07 6:50pm

Brain Pacemaker Awakens the Near Vegetative

A new device could add hope to those who live in semi-consciousness from brain injury. Like a pacemaker, this device manufactured by Medtronic Inc. is embedded under the skin near the chest. But its two electrodes journey to the brain instead of the heart. Buried into the area controlling consciousness, the electrodes… » 8/02/07 9:25am 8/02/07 9:25am

Japanese Extreme Wake Up Service Vacuums Your Face, Shoves Wasabi Up…

Sleepy heads in japan can pay a few bucks to have this extreme morning wake up service get their morning started faster than you can say mcdonaldscoffeeburningmycrotch. » 12/13/06 11:19pm 12/13/06 11:19pm