We normally try to stay away from Kickstarter products but this is too crazy to not talk about.
It’s a spoon and fork case for your smartphone. Yup, the Everyday Carry Cutlery world may have gone a step to far. Compatible with iPhone 7, 8, X and XS this case has a plastic spoon or fork inside that can attach to the phone.
Wondering why you smelt soup on your last phone call? Now you know.
There has been a lot of press lately about how to communicate with your cutlery to the kitchen and serving staff at a restaurant. Supposedly the idea is that various ways of leaving the flatware on your plate will tell them how you liked your meal or whether or not you are done.
In all honesty, I’m not too sure about any of this. Leaving your fork and knife in special configurations isn’t exactly the most effective way of communicating. How about you speak to the server, like a normal person?
The Internet is alight with fevered discussions about how to organize your cutlery drawer. The picture above shows something we have never thought of. It’s a great way to fit two different sized spoons into the same spot. But the discussion continues on whether the forks go on the left or this question: “Hold up, do you place the head of the cutlery towards the drawer handle or the back of the drawer?”. So where do your forks, knives and spoons go to sleep? And what about all the other kitchen stuff?
There is a great article about this discussion on the Stuff website.