Have you ever been someplace off the beaten track and needed to wash your clothes? Australian inventor and frequent traveler Ash Newland has been there, done that. He has invented the Scrubba Back Pack, a washing machine that travels with you.
A man shoved his son into a washing machine as a joking response to a sign that said "Junior wash $2.95." But the washing machine didn't know it was just a prank. Panic followed as the auto-lock mechanism initiated and a washing cycle began.
A toddler from Oregon, 2-year-old Ollie Hebb, died after getting stuck in the family's washing machine. Ollie was helping his mother with the laundry when he climbed into the washer and drowned in the water.
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As many electronic devices go the "smart" route and use wireless technology to provide consumers with enhanced, hi-tech features, Samsung just unveiled a new appliance that kicks this trend to a new level.