These 16 Innovative Creations Are The Best Of The Best From 2015
While the "Back to the Future" franchise (surprisingly accurately) predicted some of the year's technological advances, these 17 examples of innovation take 2015's creative cake.
Yes, the Hydro Hammock made its all-too-welcome debut in 2015 so now we can all enjoy the toasty bliss of a hot tub in our own snowy backyards.
The Scribble Pen amazingly scans anything you like and perfectly replicates that same color. And if that wasn't enough, it can also be used on just about any surface, so don't limit yourself to ROY-G-BIV or paper!
This awesome clock stores digital photos and displays them a year later at the exact time they were taken to let you walk down memory lane and check the time, all in one!
Your plant will never outgrow its original planter with this unique, geometric pot that needs only some simple unfolding when it grows as opposed to re-planting.
This amazing invention can be customized right from their smart phone app whenever you like, and also offers varied permanent colors and personalization options. They've thought of everything as the sneakers are machine washable, waterproof and have unique walk-to-charge technology.
Not only does this collar use GPS to constantly keep track of your best friend, but also lights up with colorful LEDs when it gets dark out to keep your furry friend visible to cars, cyclists, and you.
Couchlet is a double USB port attached to a 6-foot long cord to provide you the charging you need in the comfiest of surroundings.
These headphones not only look cool but also protect the nighttime runners among us with light changes synchronized to your movement. And as is expected, they use the smartest technology out there with simple touch controls, a heart rate sensor, and a high quality sound system.
The Sesame app uses your smartphone to unlock your door. More than that, it lets you give access to certain people to unlock it themselves and lets you know in real time any time the door is opened. Of course you can always use the "old school" key if your phone is dead or the 500-day Sesame battery needs changing.
These smart pedals can be attached to any bike with the provided hardware and along with tracking activity, also notify you whenever anyone touches your bike or tries to ride it away. It also provides GPS tracking from miles and miles away to find your bike again if necessary.
Lumo Lift is a small, magnetic device that can be hidden under layers of clothing or accented with decorative covers that reminds you to sit up straight when your posture begins to slump. Not only will you look more confident, but good posture accompanies a myriad of health benefits as well.
The JEVO jello shot machine will revolutionize frat parties everywhere. Just choose your vodka and let the Keurig of jello shots work its 10-minute magic. It is also being marketed toward in-home use for gelatin recipes and soothing cold remedies, but let's be honest, how well would that sell comparatively?
The Phree Pen takes what you write absolutely anywhere (your hand, the window, your bathroom mirror) and transfers it to your phone, tablet or computer, so jot down that phone number while you're on a call, no problem!
Sync the Flic button with hundreds of action options from synced phone apps to do just about anything from ordering pizza, to taking a photo to locking your doors.
This adhesive ACPAD brings a whole new life to acoustic music with touch options for hundreds of instruments, effects, and loop commands.
The FEBO wood burner allows you to customize just about anything using your own artistic ability and the power of the sun.