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Zeo Personal Sleep Coach: Helping Rich People Sleep Better

Zeo Personal Sleep Coach: Helping Rich People Sleep Better
Zeo Inc.’s Personal Sleep Coach system consists of a headband, an alarm clock/bedside display, and personal coaching sessions. All of these are designed to help their clients sleep better, smug in the knowledge that they’re rich enough to afford a personal sleep coach. The headband supposedly measures brainwave activity and sends the data it gathers to the display.

Weird Gadget of the Day: 1″ LCD Fragrance Releasing Talking Cat Alarm Clock With Temperature Display

Weird Gadget of the Day: 1″ LCD Fragrance Releasing Talking Cat Alarm Clock With Temperature Display
I couldn’t make this stuff up. Filling a niche that I’m pretty sure nobody needs filled, this weird alarm clock from China is definitely not something I had on my gadget wish list. This cat-shaped alarm clock, and not only tells the time, but releases an unknown fragrance as it does its business.
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Digital Clock Needs 48 Analog Hands to Tells Time

Digital Clock Needs 48 Analog Hands to Tells Time
It took me a second to figure out what was going on when I first got a look at this table full of analog clocks. But once I stood back from my screen, I realized that none of the clocks have the correct time and the whole thing is a macro timepiece that tells the time using 24 individual clocks. Created by Swedish designers Humans Since 1982, the Clock Clock installation features 48 electronically-controlled analog clock hands which automatically rotate into the proper positions to form a giant digital display. Here’s a video of Clock Clock in action to give you a better idea of how it works: If you happen to be in Sweden this summer, the Clock Clock will be on display at the Röhsska Design Museum June through mid-August 2009. Brilliant idea.

Gear4 Crg-60 iPod Clock Radio Lets You Choose How It Will Ruin Your Sleep

Gear4 Crg-60 iPod Clock Radio Lets You Choose How It Will Ruin Your Sleep
Like many other iPod docks/alarm clocks, gear4’s latest iPod accessory can wake you up with music from your iPod. But the crg-60 can also be set to play music from the built-in FM radio or just do a good ol’ buzz to make you get out of bed.

Sonoro Stardust: Now That’S What I Call a Crystal Radio

Sonoro Stardust: Now That’S What I Call a Crystal Radio
If you’re into sparkly things, this new radio from Sonoro is sure to catch your eye. The top-of-the-line Elements Stardust clock radio is adorned with nearly 4,000 hand-placed Swarovski crystals, making the case sparkle and shine like diamonds.

Buzz Zzz: Vibrating Pillows

Buzz Zzz: Vibrating Pillows
We’ve already featured a pillow that can wake you up using light and an alarm clock that has a vibrate option. Here’s a quirky yet functional combination of the two: Vessel’s vibrating alarm clock pillow. Just set the time on the pillow’s built-in clock and it will wake you – and only you – with a few buzzes.

Rocket Launcher Alarm Clock Blasts Into Orbit to Wake You Up

Rocket Launcher Alarm Clock Blasts Into Orbit to Wake You Up
Do you constantly oversleep? Does your snooze bar get a serious workout every morning? Here’s an alarm clock that should help you get your ass out of bed the next time your feel the urge to sleep in. Instead of just beeping when it’s time to get up, the Rocket Launcher Alarm Clock offers up a vocal countdown every morning, then fires a rocket into the air if you don’t turn it off before the timer runs out.

Time Tuner Clock: Analog Face, Digital Brain

Time Tuner Clock: Analog Face, Digital Brain
Istanbul-based Antrepo design industry took the classic analog radio tuner and gave it a sleek makeover with the time tuner alarm clock. Instead of frequencies, the scale on the clock’s face has the hour marks arranged in a line.

R2-D2 Projection Alarm Clock: It’S Droid Time

R2-D2 Projection Alarm Clock: It’S Droid Time
R2-D2 is a master of product merchandising. The little droid’s likeness has appeared on everything from desktop speakers to USB hubs and salt and pepper shakers. Now you can take Artoo to bed with you every night with this new alarm clock. This October, UK toy maker Wesco Limited will release these tabletop R2-D2 alarm clocks.

Vibrating Alarm Clock Wakes You With a Cheap Thrill

Vibrating Alarm Clock Wakes You With a Cheap Thrill
If the Screaming Meanie alarm clock had you grabbing your ears in pain, maybe this alarm will work better for you. Instead of waking you up with shrill beeps or buzzy klaxons, this new clock rouses you (or is that A-rouses you?)

Dumbbell Alarm Clock Forces You to Work Out

Dumbbell Alarm Clock Forces You to Work Out
This new alarm clock makes you tone up when you wake up. By embedding a motion sensor into a dumbbell, this clever clock ensures you’ll work out every morning. Designed by Yuk Wang for Fred Worldwide, the SHAPE UP!

LED Alarm Blocks Deconstruct the Time

LED Alarm Blocks Deconstruct the Time
Looking for something a little different to set on your bedside table? This new alarm clock tears apart the hours, minutes and seconds and places them on individual time-telling blocks. Seiji’s LED block alarm clock are interconnected using ribbon cables with enough slack in them to let you stack them pretty much any way you like. You can even arrange the blocks into a vertical configuration, instead of the more typical horizontal orientation. While they do seem a little derivative of Jonas Damon’s Open Edition LED clock, they’re just different enough to stand on their own.

Screaming Meanie Alarm Clock Blows Eardrums

Screaming Meanie Alarm Clock Blows Eardrums
I’m kind of an insomniac, so I don’t usually oversleep. But for those of you who like to hit the snooze bar 10 times before waking up, even though you’ve absolutely got to be awake on time, this super-loud alarm clock should do the trick. The Screaming Meanie 220 portable alarm clock offers three settings: normal (75dB), loud (95dB), and earsplitting (120dB).

LED/LCD Cat Clock Glares at You With Glowing Eyes

LED/LCD Cat Clock Glares at You With Glowing Eyes
Somewhere around 3 or 4 in the morning, at the deepest point of my R.E.M. sleep, my orange tabby insists on jumping into the bed, meowing incessantly, as he plots to claw my eyeballs out. Now I’ve got a whole different way for a cat to freak me out and jar me awake from my slumber. The Multi Color Magic Cat clock displays the current time and date inside a pair of glowing LCD eyeballs.

Rubik’S Cube Clock is Unsolveable

Rubik’S Cube Clock is Unsolveable
If you spent way too many hours of your childhood trying to solve that infuriating Rubik’s Cube, now you can have a constant reminder of your frustration every single morning when you wake up. This Rubik’s-inspired clock takes the basic design concept of the classic cube puzzler, and turns it into an LCD digital alarm clock.

Mp3 Alarm Clock Gets Color Video Screen

Mp3 Alarm Clock Gets Color Video Screen
This wouldn’t be the first time I saw an alarm clock that could play MP3 tracks, but it is the first one I’ve come across that can play movies after it wakes you up. JWD’s pint-sized MP3 media player has a compact 2.0-inch
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