This trippy box puts a disco spin on home automation

Studio apartments can get pretty tiny, but MIT is working on a new arrangement that could make them feel a whole lot bigger. For several years now, it’s been iterating on a concept product called CityHome that could efficiently pack key pieces of an apartment into a single modular unit, allowing owners to pull out a bed or a table and then store it again when they’re through with it in order to free up space. Many concepts and even some actual products have already done this, but MIT’s latest vision goes far beyond simple storage.

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