Gallery: BinCam Shows Your Facebook Friends Your Trash, Shames You into...

 

If you, or your friends, are having trouble recycling, the folks over at BinCam have an answer for you. They’ve created a device — that is actually a specially programmed cell phone — that attaches to the inside lid of your trash can, snaps a picture every time you throw something away and then uploads it to Facebook for all of your friends to see. BinCam compares your trash habits with those of your friends, tells you how much money you might be saving by changing your recycling or food waste habits and then gives you online rewards for good behavior.

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