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DomiCopter: Dominos Pizza Delivery Drones

17. June 2013

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So I’m slightly late to the party on this one, but I need to post for the archive regardless! Introducing the ‘DomiCopter’ Dominos’ First Pizza Delivery Drone that will escape traffic, and ensure you get your pizza hot, no matter how far away you are. Clearly a promotional stunt, I wonder if this can actually [...]

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Points: The World’s Most Advanced Street Sign

10. June 2013

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Breakfast New York are famous for creating connected objects and installations, so their most recent piece of work was almost always going to be super cool, and they didn’t disappoint, creating ‘Points’ The World’s Most Advanced Street Sign. Points is a connected object like no other you’ve seen before, taking the shape of a standard [...]

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Intel: PUSH for Ultrabook Installation

6. May 2013

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There’s a new world of promotions coming this year, and you’ll likely see them being played out in the physical world, with Digital Convergence campaigns gaining traction to connect the digital and physical worlds for more exotic competitions, just this like this one from Intel’s Ultrabook. The competition is called ‘Push for Ultrabook’ and provides [...]

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#FLOCK: Twitter’s Connected Cuckoo Clock

29. April 2013

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You might have heard a little bit about Twitters new ‘Connected Object’ called #Flock. A new coveted Cuckoo Clock that few will ever get hold of, as they’ll be reserved as ‘awards’ to a degree, ceremoniously delivered to individuals, brands and organisations that push the creative boundaries of Twitter… #Flock has been commissioned by Twitter [...]

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Heineken Ignite: Interactive LED Beer Bottles

16. April 2013

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Well, someone had to do it. And first prize goes to Heineken with their new Heineken Ignite Bottle, featuring LED lights and sound/motion activation sensors. Heineken hosted a VIP party to unveil the new interactive beer bottles, which light up in time to beats of the music and also on motion when people drink from [...]

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HP: The Festival Photoball

1. April 2013

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Everyone loves having a turn hitting the huge blow up beach balls at a festival or event before security typically grab and destroy them. Well, this one was a little different and it came with security approval. The HP Photoball consists of one huge blow up ball, a HD camera and a wifi-hub allowing the [...]

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GAME: The Future of Golf App

7. March 2013

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If you’re a golfer, this could become you’re next favourite toy. GAME GOLF is a new connected product set that automatically tracks, maps and records your entire round of golf. Puts you against your mates, the course or the world and lets you share your victories. The concept, which has so far raised over $100,000 [...]

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ConnBox: Physical Video Box From Google Labs

4. March 2013

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Meet ConnBox. The Physical Digital Video/Voice Box prototype from Google Creative Labs and BERG, the guys who created ‘The Little Printer‘, which was largely prototyped during 2011/2012 as a series of experiments into what the future experience of a video calling device could become, with this video release just a few days ago. What do [...]

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Sound Bottle: Remixing Everything It Hears

3. January 2013

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This is the coolest object I’ve seen in 2013 so far, and I suspect it might take some time to beat it! Re: Sound Bottle is an auto remixing object that can record any every day sound and then automatically remix it into a beat. It’s another arduino powered device, that acts as an interactive [...]

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Phillips Hue: iOS Controlled LED Lights

31. October 2012

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I think there was a Kickstarter project a little while back that wanted to create an iPhone controlled lighting system. Well, it looks like Phillips beat them to commercializing it. Introducing ‘Hue’ the world’s most advanced lighting system, where each bulb lasts 15 years, has 11 LEDs that can generate 16 million hues per bulb, [...]

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FaceDeals: Facial Recognition Activated Deals

3. September 2012

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This is perhaps the coolest (and scariest) piece of social innovation I’ve seen in a while now and easily the best thing since RFID tags were linked to Facebook. FaceDeals is a deal platform and hardware solution combined to deliver check-in deals based of facial recognition detection when customers walk through the doors, automatically checking [...]

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Instacube: Android Instagram Photo Frame

26. August 2012

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Kickstarter is helping to change the startup world, I’m not sure how many of you have backed projects on there, but I can tell you it feels great to help a start up and still get the product you wanted them to make. So check this one out, launched just a few days ago, and [...]

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Volkswagen Up: A Scream Powered Olympic Car

28. July 2012

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For Dutch people wanting to score tickets to the London Olympics to cheer their country, here’s your best chance yet with “Up! Holland Up!”. Volkswagen have created a sound/scream powered car and are giving you the chance to post your fastest 100m sprint time for the chance to win tickets. Volkswagen have removed the all [...]

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Stanley: The Tweet Powered Interactive Piano

24. July 2012

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Check out Stanley, the world’s very first tweet powered interactive Piano! As a connected object, Stanley is reliant on the us to activate him, all by a simple tweet to @StanleyPiano, upon which he will swing into action as he works through the song requests of the twittersphere, playing them via a host of mechanics [...]

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Evian Water: The Smart Drop Project

14. June 2012

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I love it when brands move from their core product or service and create a new product or object that helps enhance their brand experience… Well, that’s exactly what Evian Water has just done in Paris with the Smart Drop Project, a new, connected digital object that looks great and also orders your water as [...]

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