Sunday, February 24, 2008

Free Idea # 150 - Bi-lingual voice recognition toys

Develop a small electronic parrot with voice
recognition that repeats back words in a
different language. These could be bought for
children as toys and would encourage them to
become bi-lingual.

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Free Idea # 149 - Speed ATMs

Install Speed ATMs which only allow cash
withdrawal. The ATMs would be in busy areas
and users will not be able to check balances,
order statements or pay bills, nor will the
machine will not issue receipts. There will
also be a time limit during which users must
enter their PIN and select the amount of cash
they need.

Sunday, February 17, 2008

Free Idea # 148 - iTunes recording for internet radio

Add a record button to iTunes so that while
listening to internet radio, users can press
record and instantly save any audio directly
to the playlist.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Free Idea # 147 - GPS portable alarm

Develop a portable alarm that is based on a GPS
receiver rather than a clock. It could be set
to ring when it reaches a particular location.
People traveling on public transport could
snooze with confidence, knowing that they will
be woken at their destination.

Sunday, February 10, 2008

Free Idea # 146 - Brake light on the front of vehicles

Place a brake light on the front of vehicles so
that incoming traffic or pedestrians can tell
when a car is slowing down.

Friday, February 1, 2008

Free Idea # 145 - Ethical credit card

Launch an ethical credit card that rewards
green purchases or donations to charities with
extended periods of interest free credit on
the card owner's account.