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27 Clever Products That Look Like They're From The Future

"Beep boop, boop beep" — all the products in this post are talking to you in futuristic robot language.

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1. A digital scale that folds up into an easy-to-store, compact size when you're not using it.

Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

2. An android who — conveniently! — has the same taste in literature as you do.

And he promises to never incite an uprising against mankind with his fellow androids. Phewwwwww (now you don't have to worry about that as you read the new Zadie Smith book together).Get it from Animi Causa for $12.99.
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And he promises to never incite an uprising against mankind with his fellow androids. Phewwwwww (now you don't have to worry about that as you read the new Zadie Smith book together).

Get it from Animi Causa for $12.99.

3. Color-changing ice cubes that look like they should be used in cocktails served at a bar on a space ship.

The cocktails would be served by Michael Sheen. Yes, I've had to sit through the trailer for Passengers before the last 45 movies I've seen in the theater. That may be an exaggeration, but not by much. Get them from Urban Outfitters for $14.
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The cocktails would be served by Michael Sheen.

Yes, I've had to sit through the trailer for Passengers before the last 45 movies I've seen in the theater. That may be an exaggeration, but not by much.

Get them from Urban Outfitters for $14.

4. A gadget that lets you create — and view — 3-D holograms on your phone.

You can also send them to other phones. Maybe you'll be one of the first people to master the art of holographic sexting. What an accomplishment that will be.Get it from Animi Causa for $17.99.
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You can also send them to other phones. Maybe you'll be one of the first people to master the art of holographic sexting. What an accomplishment that will be.

Get it from Animi Causa for $17.99.

5. A tumbling alarm clock that you simply flip face-down to silence in the morning.

Or the afternoon. Or the evening (there's nothing like a night nap).Get it from A+R for $95.
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Or the afternoon. Or the evening (there's nothing like a night nap).

Get it from A+R for $95.

6. A trippy beer pong table complete with lights and infinity mirrors to "create the illusion of endless space."

The lights will flash and change colors to a beat if you set up a music sensor.

Get it from Infinity Beer Pong for $579.

7. "Squigz" toys that'll stimulate three of your toddler's senses (touch, sound, and sight).

And — knowing toddlers — maybe even their sense of taste: Little dudes and ladies are bound to put these things in their mouths (thankfully they're BPA-free).

Get them from Amazon for $18.95.

8. Sleek grinders that dispense salt and pepper with a click.

The windows in sides of the grinders allow you to easily see when you're runnin' on empty.Get them from Amazon for $14.99.
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The windows in sides of the grinders allow you to easily see when you're runnin' on empty.

Get them from Amazon for $14.99.

9. Polyamide ponytail holders made from a fabric that won't pull out your hair.

Get them from Anthropologie for $12.
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Get them from Anthropologie for $12.

10. And 3D printed earrings inspired by biomechanics.

Get them from Nervous System on Etsy for $40.

11. Sneakers to slip on before heading to another galaxy.

Get them from Need Supply for $100 or on Amazon for $73 to $199.
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Get them from Need Supply for $100 or on Amazon for $73 to $199.

12. An orb-like light that'll illuminate your bottomless-pit of a purse.

It ~knows~ when to light up thanks to proximity sensors that activate when your hand comes near (and it'll turn off automatically after remaining on for 10 seconds).

Get it from Amazon for $31.90.

13. A round microwave popcorn maker with a sieve-like lid for sifting out unpopped kernels.

Get it from Joseph Joseph for $20.
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Get it from Joseph Joseph for $20.

14. Brightly colored silicone tea infusers that kind of look like...alien egg sacs?

Or at least what I *imagine* some breed of alien's egg sacs could look like. Get them from Amazon for $13.99.
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Or at least what I *imagine* some breed of alien's egg sacs could look like.

Get them from Amazon for $13.99.

15. A LED light that looks like a hunk of Aggro Crag from Guts and can be programmed to display custom colors when you get a notification on your phone.

For example, cerulean for texts, lime for tweets, a macaroni yellow for Facebook messages, and so on.Get it from Amazon for $49.99.
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For example, cerulean for texts, lime for tweets, a macaroni yellow for Facebook messages, and so on.

Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

16. A super-sensitive smart thermometer that can take a reading in less than three seconds.

It syncs with an app on your phone so you can keep track of temperature fluctuations (and other notes) over a period of hours (or days).Get it from Amazon for $79.95.
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It syncs with an app on your phone so you can keep track of temperature fluctuations (and other notes) over a period of hours (or days).

Get it from Amazon for $79.95.

17. A power bank to give your phone a "bump" when you need it.

Get it from Aha for $55 (the cord / cable holder / bank) or $40 (just the power bank and the cord). It's also available on Amazon in very limited qualities for $33.92.

18. An escape pod for your futuristic feline companion.

Get it from Amazon for $68.88.
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Get it from Amazon for $68.88.

19. Non-toxic deodorizers whose pores will suck all the stink out of your favorite sneakers.

Get them from Amazon for $9.99.
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Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

20. A beautiful speaker for people who have trouble sleeping.

It has six relaxing sound options, as well as six "light therapy" modes.

Get it from Amazon for $69.99.

21. A brush that'll clean all the makeup off your face with sonic pulsations.

Get it from Amazon for $139.
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Get it from Amazon for $139.

22. A multicolored, dimmable LED strip to put behind a TV or under a bed or on the edge of a shelf or at the back of a closet or...you get the picture. There are a lot of options.

Get it from Amazon for $79.99.

23. Iridescent walkie talkies with unlimited range to clip on to your shirt or backpack.

These are great for family vacations (especially if your family has a *lot* of people in it).

Get them from Amazon for $189.

24. A cute little robot that can sense colors.

Ozobot's movements are controlled by drawing on a tablet *or* a simple piece of paper.

Get it from The Grommet for $49.

25. A geometric shelving unit made from recycled materials.

Get it from Amazon for $118.
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Get it from Amazon for $118.

26. A smart water bottle that's also a lantern, a radio, a bottle opener, a speakerphone, an emergency light, and more.

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Get it from ThinkGeek for $59 or Amazon for $51.99.

27. And a modular lighting kit that can display over a million different colors.

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So I think it's safe to say that there's no way you won't be able to find a color scheme that matches your sofa. Or even the mole two inches from the right of your belly button.

Get it from Fab for $199.99.

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