December 15, 2011

A better fly-swatter with science

Often in our Saigon, I get interesting ideas.

fly swatter

We were at a shop where the mom was trying to get the kid to swat the insects with an electric fly swatter such as this. But hard to interest angry-bird playing kids these days in such physical activities.

fly swatter

What if we add a counter to the swatter — the counter keeps a track of the number of insects killed. And build a leader board that ranks fly kills around the world.

fly swatter

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