Now here's a Gadget that could actually catch on and do some good for folks unable to do the basic tasks many of us take for granted. It's a "Toilet Paper Dispenser Deluxe Makeover!"
This patent-pending gadget preloads, folds and cuts metered lengths of toilet paper with a wave of the hand on the unit. It’s a handy gadget for anyone who suffers from the effects of a stroke, arthritis or other conditions that cause range of motion problems. It’s quite the Gadget. And of course it might even be something the average person might want whether it's due to laziness or the fact it's something new and different to decorate the walls of their bathroom. Maybe Roto Rooter might even make it part of next year's Pimped Out John contest? Now that would be something! Anyone agree?
Ever wanted to see light beyond what's detectable by the human eye? You can with DOLPi - a homemade Raspberry Pi-based polarization camera. You can even use it to detect unseen objects like landmines, IEDs, pollutants, and maybe even UFOs.
A Design News contributor takes on the challenge of building an old-fashioned metric clock that uses French Revolutionary time, which divides the day into decimal units, and shows you how to build your own.
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