New invention claims to be able to get kids to do chores

Sarah Coles
little girls playing on a...
little girls playing on a...

Every parents has dreamed of an invention that could get the kids to make their bed, tidy their room, or even just get beyond the doorstep before casually slinging aside their shoes and coat. Now one man in the US claims to have invented such a gadget - which he is looking for crowdfunding for at the moment.

So what is this invention, and is it a good idea?%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%