TAG: Korea

Solar Powered Plug That Sticks To Your Window

Photograph of Korean-designed 'Window Socket'

This is new. A solar-powered plug from Korea  that sticks to your window and absorbs sunlight for use later. Brilliant. Unfortunately, it’s only available to European markets due to the style of the plug, but a version for the U.S. is on its way. The Window Socket is the brainchild of Korean designers Kyuho Song and Boa Oh. It’s not too powerful–yet–but it can definitely get you through the day. Just like all other solar devices, the Window Socket absorbs sunlight and converts it into electricity you can use to power small electronics, charge your phone/tablet, plug in a reading… read more