Toll tags and electronic systems like EZ-Pass are a convenient way to pay a toll. You don’t need to fumble around looking for change, you don’t even need to stop; just proceed through the booth and the cost will automatically be taken from your account.
That’s the good news. The other side of that is that every time you pass through a toll, you are letting people know exactly where you are, and where you are headed.
There has been a growing concern for a number of years about what can be done to be more ‘eco-friendly’ and have less of an impact on our environment. The President has even created a green jobs program to promote industry that offers incentives for businesses to operate in a more ecological friendly way.
We own lots of home appliances and toys these days, but do you ever wonder exactly how they work. Youtube user, bitonioj, mounted a GoPro inside of a dishwasher for a full cycle.
Oddly enough, the results are quite interesting. Apparently, dishwashers can clean dishes and cameras too.
What will they think of next. For those of us who keep forgetting to drink, which they say is most of us, Vitel has come up with an ingenious way to remind us to have a drink of water. They’re hoping the design will motivate behavior to drink more water. Interesting concept and a possible answer to get us drinking more of what we need.