Friday, April 01, 2011
Most Brilliant Product Ever Invented? Or the End of Civilization?
Either this is the most brilliant consumer product ever imagined and manufactured, or a sign that the end of civilization as we know it is near. April Fool's joke? I'm not so sure... it looks like PopCap games, the makers of addictive games like Bejeweled and Bookworm, have diversified into interactive microwave ovens. These allow you to play games on it while you wait for your Quaker Instant Oatmeal to cook.
Are we so pathetic that we need to be entertained while nuking our Ham 'n Cheese Hot Pockets? Hmmm, come to think of it... yes... It would be sort of cool to have one...