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sofa

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Antique sofa finds balance through robotics

A 170-year-old sofa balances upright on a single leg thanks to orientation machinery used in satellites.

By August 28, 2013

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Ikea augmented-reality app helps prevent sofa shock

Retailer's app uses augmented reality to help ensure that your new table or chair fits just as nicely in your home as it does in your imagination.

By August 6, 2013

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QWERTY Sofa: The comfiest keyboard you'll ever nap on

Sofa by Italian design firm ZO-loft is modeled after the QWERTY keyboard and features individually adjustable "keys." No, you can't type with it.

By April 9, 2013

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Cat Tunnel Sofa like a giant Habitrail for your furniture

The Cat Tunnel Sofa is a series of tubes built into a human-scale piece of furniture. Your furry friends get to play and you get to lounge.

By August 2, 2012

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Zombie-proof log cabin has 10-year anti-zombie guarantee

If the zombie apocalypse ever arrives, you'll be happy you dropped a ton of cash for a cabin designed to fortify you against attacks by the undead.

By October 20, 2014

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Robot couch can drive you to the fridge and back

With a Raspberry Pi and USB gamepad controller letting you run riot on your sofa, this student project is couched in innovation.

By September 5, 2014

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See evil haunt an IKEA-like store in horror book trailer

Angry spirits torment employees at a modern furniture store, giving new meaning to the phrase "graveyard shift."

By September 22, 2014

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Samsung hires Kristen Bell to help you forget about Apple

Instead of constantly pummeling Apple, Samsung releases an ad for its Galaxy Tab S that features Kristen Bell, her husband Dax Shepard, and the joys of distraction.

By September 15, 2014

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A horror novel hidden in an IKEA-like catalog

Horrorstör doesn't look like a traditional horror novel, but it promises a chilling look at what it's like to be a modern worker.

By September 5, 2014

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Robots could murder us out of kindness, says futurist

Engineer Nell Watson worries that it won't be easy to teach powerful robots values.

By August 22, 2014