Mother is a system of sensors that you attach to things around your house (toothbrushes, houseplants, pill bottles, refrigerator, baby crib, etc.) Mother will process the data and send a cute-looking report to your iPad.
Will it make your life better?
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects