Japanese artist Mio Lizawa has created the creepiest gadget yet: a pulsating, mechanical 'tumor' attached to his PC that grows the harder the computer has to work.
The 'lifeform' is built out of a air compressor and an actuator motor inside of it, and is hooked to a PC. The grayish-pinkish blob communicates with the PC so that the 'tumor' expands and shrinks in response to increases and decreases in the computer's processing demand. Read more about how it works here.
Why? You tell us. See the video below.