Start-up ideas

October 2013

A house you’ll be happy to let your cat scratch apart

10:54PM | Monday, 14 October 2013 | By StartupSmart A feline scratching up a house is no longer a cat-astrophe, thanks to a product with a sharp new design your moggy will feel right at home using.

The hamster wheel of fashion

10:47PM | Thursday, 10 October 2013 | By StartupSmart Have you ever wanted to dress up a tiny domesticated rodent as Captain America? Well, in the unlikely event you have, one business is now making it possible.

Watching out for wasted time

10:45PM | Monday, 7 October 2013 | By StartupSmart Perfect for any time-poor and easily distracted ideas person, this watch tells you what the rest of the world is most likely up to at any given time.

Flat out in the kitchen

10:48PM | Thursday, 3 October 2013 | By StartupSmart Like a flat-packed swiss army knife, these three kitchen tools that transform into six are sure to be a popular option with homes (and storage spaces) getting smaller and outdoor activities about to increase with the warm months.

Sitting down for a workout

10:18PM | Wednesday, 2 October 2013 | By StartupSmart With most of us sitting down at desks in front of computers for much of our working day, there’s an increasing number of reports emerging about the adverse impact it’s having on our health.

September 2013

Making a national impression

9:26PM | Monday, 30 September 2013 | By StartupSmart Many patriotic Americans love hamburgers. So it should come as little surprise that a barbeque supply company in the US has begun selling a hamburger press shaped like the USA.

Customising cutlery for that special occasion

9:27PM | Thursday, 26 September 2013 | By StartupSmart Are you looking for a first date experience that can really cut through? If so, this cutlery set is for you.

Wake up and smell the toast

9:22PM | Wednesday, 25 September 2013 | By StartupSmart In this day and age, earning a crust can be tough. Thankfully, you can be sure you always smell delicious at work, thanks to this new toast-scented perfume.

Take your tablet with food

9:59PM | Friday, 20 September 2013 | By StartupSmart Knife makers Victorinox have created a knife block that features a handy shelf for your tablet.

Living in a fishbowl never looked so good

9:32PM | Thursday, 19 September 2013 | By StartupSmart There’s something rather fishy about these new handbags.