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    +-8Wrist Watch for the challenged

    Prof. Ying Fangtian, Chai Chunlei, Chen Qingyuan, Li Ke, Pan Yu, Cao Yu, Gu Shirong, Liu Yi, Pan Xiaobi and Li Xiaowei came up with a noble design that could help visually-impaired people also tell you what the time is. … Continue reading

  • ASETNIOP keyboard replacement makes typing on touch-screens easier

    Touch typists are known to have a particularly hard time using touch-screen devices like smartphones and tablets. This concept we came across called the ASETNIOP however gives tablet users the advantage of a full-fledged QWERTY keyboard. Developed by Zack Dennis, … Continue reading

    A wristwatch that will sings the time to you

    As the title suggests, an LCD/E-ink display watch that instead of showing the time with the hour and minute hands, shows the wave file of the voice that is generated to tell the time. The three primary function of any … Continue reading

    POW! Concept is a sturdy yet efficient smartphone

    We have all seen pictures of damaged smartphones as soon as they come out and a careless owner drops them. What makes these phones extremely advanced is the same that makes them extremely fragile. Bringing a fresh concept to the … Continue reading

    Stand in ROBOT means no missing school anymore

    Its kind of a bummer to know that you will still attend school even when you are sick. You don’t have to be personally present on sick days in school, but still manage not to miss any classes. This is … Continue reading

    HDRchitecture goggles give your world a 3D effect!

    Ever wished you could peek at the world in high definition? Well, this project by the researchers at the University of Toronto is bound to make your life a lot more interesting. In essence a pair of high-tech goggles that … Continue reading

    Golmoo gaming device makes mobile-gaming easier

    Gaming can be tedious, particularly if the peripherals you’ve put to use are mediocre and moody. Designers Woo Seunghyun, Eim Sanghyun and Kim Changmok have recently unveiled a concept device designed to increase your gaming efficiency and accuracy. Called the … Continue reading

    4th Dimension tabletop watch made from concrete

    Watches are a piece of technology that has often doubled up as works of art. Designers Sean Yu and Yiting Cheng came up with this spectacularly unconventional table watch. Called the 4th Dimension, the watch resembles a spiral staircase, with … Continue reading

    Washit, not only washes you but also your clothes at the same time

    Washit, an innovative shower unit is a combination of a shower and a washing machine. It collects and filters used water for washing clothes or showering. It is a closed plumbing system with two water pumps, three filters, a UV … Continue reading

    Social networking bracelet that lets you find similar people around you

    As creepy as it sounds, Cambridge-based startup company has developed the Amico Bracelet that accesses you social networking profiles, analyzes and keeps transmitting it to people up to 50 feet from you. This bracelet helps you find people similar to … Continue reading

    Intel’s “Display without Boundaries” turns plain surfaces into multi-touch screens

    There were times when staring at blank walls was considered silly. Now, you could turn your otherwise harmless wall into a full-fledged display screen with the flick of a switch! The Intel Developer Forum saw the unveiling of a promising … Continue reading

    Sound of Tangibility gives you a complete 4D experience

    The 4D experience lets you “feel”. Quite simply put there, however with the Sound of Tangibility, you can experience the same without having to go into some sort of a high-end theatre room. The vibration device is wearable on your … Continue reading

    Microsoft’s Printed Dress shows up Tweets in real-time

    Whoever said technology isn’t fashionable and is restricted to the kingdom of geeks wasn’t obviously thinking ahead. Microsoft recently managed to woo the crowd at the New York Fashion Week with its one-of-a-kind Printed Dress. In essence a Tweet-enabled garment … Continue reading

    A luxurious Blackberry PlayPhone or a Windows phone?

    To be clear, it is both! Although just a concept, the Blackberry Playphone Windows Phone 8 Concept is designed by Vietnamese freelance designer Pham Tran Hai and perfectly compliments the suit-clad businessman. The powerpacked phone comes with a 4.3 inch … Continue reading

    A printer that prints smell of the food

    A Chinese student Zhu Jingxuan has made a food printer that is a combination of a camera, smell extractor, and printer. The innovative design that took months of designing won the “most-fun” award of the sixth Sony Student Design Workshop. … Continue reading

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