I’m all for convergence. Phone and GPS? Yes please. Watch with built-in TV and hairdryer? Gimme gimme gimme. Table and refrigerator? Um, okay? Smart-furniture designers Gorenje have obviously decided that warm drinks are the scourge of dinnertimes, hence a table that has a cooled centre compartment that rises at the touch of a (remote control) button.
Available Summer 2007, each table is bespoke and can be made in a variety of materials – glass, wood, stone, maybe even cheese.