Katie Ewer
Jan 10, 2017

'Your hair is unruly': The most annoying idea from CES

The most valued technology is also the most invisible. It certainly doesn't criticise your grooming habits and then make a sales pitch.

Katie Ewer

What makes a technology catch on and endure This year’s CES brought us a deluge of dubious innovations, including a Bluetooth toaster, a robotic suitcase and a toothbrush that er, livestreams a video of your mouth to your smartphone.

There’s been a few genuinely promising innovations too. For instance, the Playbrush, a small rubber device that fits onto the end of a toothbrush, connects to your phone and gamifies tooth brushing for kids.

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