For smartphone owners, it's now become a familiar moment: that sinking feeling every time their precious, expensive device clatters to the ground after being dropped. Does a shattered screen await or did I cheat consequence once again?
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Fortunately, with Honda's new airbag-equipped smartphone case, those questions are irrelevant. That's right, during free fall, six marshmallowy cushions deploy from the so-called Case N to ensure a safe landing. The only drawback is users must be willing to carry a little added bulk in their pockets, for Case N is the size of a football.
If that last detail wasn't enough to raise a red flag, I hate to burst your bubble, but Case N is just a marketing ploy for Honda's new mini car, the N WGN. However, the actual case and the clever video below are in fact real - just don't expect Santa to come through if you put Case N on your Christmas list.