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Posted on March 26th, 2004, by Steve Hardy in Archives, Uncategorized. No Comments

A clever connection between the morning weather forecast and your morning piece of toast…

It’s the engineering equivalent of a haiku: Robin Southgate’s Java toaster, a device he assembled as part of his final year design project at Brunel University in England. The toaster dials a freephone number to get the weather forecast and burns the appropriate symbol on a piece of toast. And … that’s it.

(via Adland)





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