I saw this video over on another blog and, just like the writer there, was totally impressed. While not the most riviting of presentations, the content totally blew me away – WHY on earth is this not done and in the shops already? How can we all get together and fund this? Hmm… Kiva style schemes for innovation funding??? I digress. Take a look.
Apparently the plugs here are so ginormous because they also have to include a fuse AND small power processing plant AND a sprinkler set inside them in case of fire. Why not fit that stuff into the socket end? Aside from everything else, this surely would be cheaper and greener to produce.