New inventions appear on the market every day of the week. Gadgets, smart furniture, fashion trends... The list is endless! Some turn out to be pretty useless, but others have or will transform the way we live...
Here's our selection of the top 27 inventions and designs that will revolutionize our daily lives, although you'll probably have some others that you'd like to add to our list!
1. A bed charging system so your batteries never run out
2. Save space with this stackable furniture
3. Wash sneakers without damaging your washing machine drum
4. Why didn't anyone think of this before?
5. A pen that shows you how much ink is left
6. Use pedal power to charge up your smartphone
7. A 'cone of silence' - the latest high tech invention now found in libraries
8. A fridge with an integrated water filter
9. Kiss goodbye to grimy remote controls!
10. Save time at the checkout by scanning your groceries while you shop
11. A door handle with integrated hand sanitizer
12. A gadget that cleans escalator handrails
13. This college in Malaysia doesn't hold roll calls before class - students use a QR code to register their presence!
14. Batteries that are charged up via a USB cable
15. A Rubik's cube for blind people
16. Avoid dirty handles by using your wrist to open a door!
17. In Sweden some public benches have USB ports
18. Count how many calories you burn when walking up stairs
19. Avoid dripping umbrellas
20. A special door for kids to make them feel more at home
21. A head rest for drunken customers!
22. Fresh meat dispensers for when grocery stores are closed
23. A single faucet for washing and drying your hands
24. A self-service laundry meets gym!
25. A call button so that reduced mobility customers can ask for help
26. Stackable handles so you can carry drinks and avoid spills
27. Chairs with notches for bags so that you don't need to leave them on the floor