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IKEA Made a Table That Forces You to Put Down Your Smartphone

We're guessing this one isn't going into mass production anytime soon, but IKEA Taiwan produced this fun little video featuring a specially designed table with an embedded hotplate. The twist is that the hotplate won't heat up until everybody has deposited his or her smartphone underneath it, ensuring that nobody can rudely play with their phone throughout the entire meal. The other twist is that the phone area is not hot enough to melt the phones, apparently.

· IKEA Is Selling A Hotplate That Needs Your Phone For A Beautiful Reason [Foodbeast]