Date: Monday, February 1st, 1999, 00:00
While the iMac broke the mold in personal computer design, this definitely breaks the mold in its own right (“Barrett: Merced reeling in PC makers“):
The PC, shaped like an Ottoman, came complete with a leopard skin pattern cushion. The cushion folds up to reveal a display and keyboard. The concept Ottoman PC may never come to market but ones like it — including a kitchen PC, an entertainment PC and a connected home PC — may debut in the second round of easy to use PCs.