Friday, April 9, 2010
High Tech Bathing
The 15-inch TV Mirror starts at $1,326; add another $150 to $300 for the 20-inch unit.
Tired of turning the tap on and off? This "intelligent faucet" from iHouse uses facial recognition to recognize you automatically and adjust the water temperature and flow to your tastes.
The touchscreen lets you access e-mail, weather forecasts, and your daily schedule while bathing.
It's a social scale too, capable of routing your body analysis data to online communities like Facebook or Twitter — if you dare. Price: $168.
Price: $5,460 to $6,280. Now that's one luxurious loo.
Uber-hip designer Karim Rashid has designed this all-in-one TV-tub unit for the Saturn Bath Company of Korea.
Soak your troubles away in this modernistic, white oval tub while catching up on "Real Housewives" of, well, wherever. The LCD TV is waterproof, naturally. I'll bet Zoolander owns one.