Balance Lamp Keeps Phone Away While You Work
This design will ask you to give up your mobile device in exchange for office space light
The Balance lamp is a cleverly designed tabletop light. Inspired by the archaic balance scale, the lamp is unusable without leaving a counterbalance (in this case, an iPhone) on the other side of the pole. The lamp automatically turns on when a smartphone is placed on the receptacle.
On Balance Lamp’s page, the creator asks:
Technology has brought us a lot of convenience. But are we mentally ready for it? Why do we often find ourselves unable to concentrate, and distracted, for example, by smart devices?