Kilmatec's AirWater Machine Can Extract 5 Gallons of Water From the Air in 24 Hours

According to Kilmatec, their Base 1 AirWater Machine can extract up to 20 liters (around 5 gallons) of water from the air in a 24 hour period. Unlike a common dehumidifier, it also makes that water suitable for drinking by running it through a carbon filter and ultraviolet light chamber to eliminate any pollutants or… » 6/30/08 6:00pm 6/30/08 6:00pm

Proximity Sensing Watercooler Knows When You're Thirsty

Phileo has just developed a watercooler with "human sensor functionality," which can automatically turn on when it detects that someone's within a 3-meter radius. We're not sure what needs to be turned on in a watercooler other than the heating and cooling—which needs to be on all the time—so we're a bit confused at… » 3/21/07 3:00pm 3/21/07 3:00pm