Re: Just take it back to the shop saying that it is leaking
"if it doesn't have enough water in it to start with, which means planning ahead to fill it with water beforehand."
Plus once you've been informed your kettle is boiled you're still going to have to get off your arse to pour it. Unless you have an iButler to do that for you.
Talk about technology for its own sake. This really takes the rich tea biscuit.