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Those who love a bit of home gadget future design should get themselves down to John Lewis, Oxford Street this week for a preview of the Electrolux Design Labs finalists. These are the solutions to the problems of the future according to the eight Electrolux Design Lab competition finalists.
Four times smaller than a normal fridge, the Bio Robot cools your goods with an odourless, non-sticky biopolymer gel. The gel morphs itself around the products and cools each one to its own specific temperature using luminescence.
It eliminates the need for a washing units at all, saves water and looks rather good too. Designed by Michael Edenius. When ready, you attach it waves robotic vacuum cleaner uk john lewis the central motor on the wall which spins it and infuses steam to clean it. Probably the most far out idea comes from Daniel Dobrogorsky. It uses ultrasonic waves to ionise the food particles and recycle then into reusable compost. It reduces the size of the dishwasher and also takes into account predictions about the changing way that food will be packaged and perhaps served in more efficient capsule type shapes.
This space saver from Nicolas Hubert is an outside, wall mounted sliding fridge. The idea is that you put it next to your window and slide it across when you need to access it. During winter, the cold temperatures keep your food waves robotic vacuum cleaner uk john lewis and in the summer, the motor is powered by solar energy.
Unfortunately, it's the second absentee in the Oxford Street store. Recognising the inefficiencies of heating foods and drinks, Peter Alwin has come up with a small induction element heater which you can fix to the side of a saucer, pot or cup.
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