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This Cell Phone Lock-Up Cage makes sure meetings won’t be ignored


phone-lock-upHaving a smartphone is a blessing and a curse. It all but literally plugs us into the rest of the world. We can go from playing games to messaging friends, order our lunch, check the stock market, and send off work emails within the span of 5 minutes. It’s no wonder that it can be difficult to keep our attention for an extended period of time in the real world when the information of all mankind is at your fingertips in a digital space.

If you have a group of people who should be listening and tuned in, the best way to make them focus is to remove distractions. This Cell Lock-Up Phone Cage will make sure that no one can get distracted with Facebook or Instagram while you’re trying to talk. It’s a plastic jail cell where you can lock up 7 phones at once and set a timer so that you can’t get your phone out until the digital clock hits zero.

This is not a charging dock, and you’ll want to make sure that everyone either turns their phone off or puts it on silent before you lock them up. If not, you’re going to get a lot of notification noises and no way of shutting them off until the lock opens at the end of the time you set. This will cost $64.99, which is an insanely high price for a novelty item. If you’re really dedicated to studying or getting work done it might feel worth the price tag though.

Available for purchase on Amazon