Launched in 2009, Quirky sells innovative products "invented by real people, as its website says." It solicits product ideas from its customers -- anyone can submit product ideas online. With the help of its expert design staff, Quirky brings at least three brand-new consumer pro ... Read More ducts to market each week. The company's goal is to make it easy for people to execute their great ideas. Quirky's emphasis is on innovative lifestyle products, such as iPhone cases, various organization tools, and electronics. Its Converge Docking Station displays electronics while they charge. The wires slip in easily and stay out of sight for a clean, modern look. The docking station also has four USB outlets and is designed to manage charging cables for both bottom-connected and side-connected electronics, including iPhones, Blackberries, Nooks, and more. Other products in Quirky's lineup are a stapler with a detachable base that lets you staple items of any size, a nifty egg separator, cord organizers, a customizable pocket knife, a mesh-bottom beach bag designed to keep out sand, and a multipurpose sensor that lets you monitor what's going on in your home - temperature, motion, humidity, sound, and light - from your smartphone.