Tag: Toilet

  • IllumiBowl lights up the pot, saves stray sprays of pee

    IllumiBowl lights up the pot, saves stray sprays of pee

    It isn’t uncommon to be awakened mid-slumber by a bladder that’s every too demanding. That’s the time we bravely tread to the toilet with the confidence of a sharp shooter and do our business without bothering to put the light on. Of course, who’d like a flash of bright light when you’ve not recovered from…

  • Japan’s found a way to muffle embarrassing toilet sounds

    Japan’s found a way to muffle embarrassing toilet sounds

    Our bodies could well be our biggest enemy by going all out and expressing its dominance over our control and self-respect. This happens oftentimes when we’re relieving ourselves and the toilet suddenly turns into a chamber of embarrassment. The sounds our bodies emit may not be in our control, in all cases, and with knowledge…

  • Kohler’s anti-odor toilet is so refreshing, they named it Purefresh

    Kohler’s anti-odor toilet is so refreshing, they named it Purefresh

    A ‘lack of evidence’ is seldom the case after a grueling tussle with your guts. By which, I mean that the very ‘scent’ of our bodily evacuations could leave us miffed and nauseous, let alone those we share our abode with. Which is why we’re glad to have something that makes pooping a less messy…

  • Engineer builds a toilet that tweets after losing his job

    Engineer builds a toilet that tweets after losing his job

    What do most people do when they lose their jobs? A bigger part of us drown ourselves in sorrows and tumblers of beer while the rest of us fall for rebound professions. That’s what keeps engineer Thomas Ruecker a mile away from the rest of us. After losing his job recently, this extremely innovative man,…

  • Beware! Even smart toilets are prone to hack attack

    Beware! Even smart toilets are prone to hack attack

    Ohh shoot! If hacking computers, smartphones and even smart TVs weren’t enough, it’s now possible to even hack a commode. But don’t sweat just yet, if your commode ain’t smart you can be at peace in your loo doing business as usual. Japan’s obsession of making everything smart has driven them to put a computer…

  • Numi Comfort Height goes one up on toilet luxury with upgrade

    Numi Comfort Height goes one up on toilet luxury with upgrade

    It created quite a stir when we first got to know about how expensive and lavish it would be to take a glorious dump on an over priced and over capable toilet. And we haven’t quite recovered from the shock of knowing that there are quite a few people in this world who make it…

  • Make way remote controlled cars! The Mini Size Closestool toilet-on-wheels is on our wishlists!

    Make way remote controlled cars! The Mini Size Closestool toilet-on-wheels is on our wishlists!

    Tired of driving around scaled down remote-controlled supercars and monster trucks? Well, set yourself apart from the rest of the neighborhood kids and drive around a remote-controlled toilet instead! Called the Mini Size Closestool, this is indeed one of the most amusing remote-controlled “vehicles” we’ve come across off late. Capable of going forward, backward, left…

  • Lixil Satis toilet from Japan can be controlled by your smartphone

    Lixil Satis toilet from Japan can be controlled by your smartphone

    Lixil has identified the craving for sophistication in toiletries and so has moved on to conjure the Lixi Satis toilet concept. There are three of these extremely smart toilets that are expected to find their way into common homes. The toilets will be controlled by an Android app and with Bluetooth connectivity tied in, features…

  • Toilet-themed amusement park pays homage to Mr. Toilet, the mayor

    Toilet-themed amusement park pays homage to Mr. Toilet, the mayor

    If you have a mayor nicknamed Mr. Toilet, then there’s little thought needed to come up with a whacky amusement park theme. Just what happened with South Korea’s folk. They’ve come up with a tribute to late Mr. Sim Jae-duck who was born in a toilet, went on to become mayor and encourage public utilities…

  • Camitool offers a toilet paper at your beck and call

    The days of shuffling through a mysteriously soggy toilet roll when on a hygiene spree are over. You can now happily dream of having the toilet paper make it to the palm of your hand, when you want it to. Thanks to Japanese company Shikoku, this toilet paper-dispensing setup is Ready to offer you some…