For Rent: 327 Square Foot Apartment With 5 Rooms—Thanks to Robot Furniture

Our properties are, as comic George Carlin put it, only a place for our stuff. However what if, asks a brand new technology of startups, all that stuff might simply…disappear?

Inventors, architects and designers everywhere in the world have recently converged on methods to do exactly that. Their expertise could make components of residences and houses, and all their contents, slide out of view on the contact of a button. Former researchers on the Massachusetts Institute of Know-how, ex-Apple and Tesla engineers toiling in San Francisco and a design and architectural agency in Spain are amongst these devising what can solely be described as robotic furnishings. And it’s already rolling off the manufacturing unit ground and into the domiciles of scholars, church program administrators and movie star {couples} like Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis.