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belVita: The Morning Win TrophyBot

4. February 2014

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A little random, a little refreshing. belVita is a breakfast biscuit that gives you steady energy in the morning. So what comes out of that? A twitter campaign of course, designed to give people custom 3D printed trophies for the little things they do in the morning. The call them #MorningWin moments. The best tweets [...]

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Oculus Rift VR: The Gender Swap Experiment

4. February 2014

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So you’ve heard of the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Goggles right? Well, they are pretty immerse, so what would happen if you created an experiment that put the POV of a male, and swapped it with the POV of a female, and then broadcast each others view into the Oculus Rift Goggles? Well, you’d call [...]

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Apple iBeacon: Brining Art Galleries To Life

2. February 2014

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Aside from pushing offers and discounts, Apple’s new iBeacon technology provides a whole different way at creating native location based interaction with iOS devices, and this example from Rubens House Art Gallery in Antwerp gives a taste of what’s to come! Using Estimoate iBeacons, the art gallery has created location based beacons that interact directly [...]

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Introducing Paper: Facebook’s News Reader App

1. February 2014

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This video showcases the new ‘Paper’ mobile app from Facebook, which provides an intuitive news reader app experience pulling from 19 categories including tech, sports, pop-culture .etc It looks nothing like Facebook, and all content displayed will be curated through a process that includes both an algorithm and a human selection to ensure the best [...]

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ELEKS Project G: Google Glass Sports App

27. January 2014

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The Google Glass experiment that will alter you perception of how mobile gadgets and sport will combine to work in the future. ELEKS Project G is a cross-platform solution that will connect your mobile device, web and Google Glass to form an invincible team as you play sports with real-time data and friend input. All [...]

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Google Glass: Race Yourself Fitness App

19. January 2014

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Here it comes, the wave of Google Glass apps that attempt to make these wearable devices useful! I’m not quite sure that Google Glass would be that great to run around in, but hey, if it is, this could be a bit of fun… The Race Yourself App attempts to motivate you, with Zombies, Virtual [...]

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Introducing The New NYTimes.com Redesign

13. January 2014

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With a completely new User Experience and UI, the new, New York Times website, elegantly brings you the world’s best news, in a whole new way. At first glance, you’ll not see a drastic change, but as you use the site, you’ll uncover elements that feel natural, like the way images enlarge, or the comments [...]

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Volkswagen GTI: Play the Road. Create Music.

3. December 2013

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Here is the latest Volkswagen GTI campaign, if you can even call it a campaign, I guess. Think of it more as a new experience, a new way to make music, in fact, its a whole new way to put together driving music, because it’s actually the way you drive the car, that you create [...]

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Amazon Prime Air: Delivered By Drones

2. December 2013

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Amazon Drones! We’ve all seen that Dominos ‘Pizza Drone’ delivery video. That was cool. But the difference is, when someone like Amazon says it’s going to invest in drones that deliver your packages… Well, then they probably actually will make it happen on a commercial scale, and not just a one off stunt! It’s scheduled [...]

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COIN: One Card To Rule Them All

19. November 2013

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Ok, I’m sorry, I had to post this. Yes, it’s had 5 million views in like 5 days, yes the video shows something seriously cool. BUT what I ask, is will you actually trust ALL your credit cards, reward cards .etc with this 3rd party device? Don’t get me wrong, it’s seriously cool. Infact I’m [...]

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HUDWAY AR App: Drive Safely

7. November 2013

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Introducing the latest in-car technology for drivers looking to navigate the road with two hands on the wheel. This Augmented reality app the ‘HUDWAY‘ uses smartphones to outline the road ahead with turn-by-turn directions, and displays it on the windshield using head-up technology – details like speed, distance, and driving instructions are displayed in different [...]

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Nike SB: The Skateboard Tracking App

1. November 2013

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Nike Skateboarding has just launched the ‘Nike SB App’ which aims to gamify skateboarding for the first time to a mass audience. Think of it as Nike+ for skating, but the trick tracking/badges seem to be based on an honesty system with yourself… The app moves through three phases. ‘Progress’, ‘Connect’ and ‘Respect’. You’ll Learn [...]

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BMW i3 Electric Car: 360-Degree Interactive Film

30. October 2013

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Just a few days after I posted what was one of the first 360-Degree Interactive Film Examples, this launches… ‘Become Electric’ an Interactive 360-Degree Film created to launch the brand new, BMW i3 Electric Car, and it’s a hell of a launch, I suspect, a car has never been before been released quite like this, [...]

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KPT Smileball: Smile Controlled Pinball Machine

28. October 2013

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Introducing Smileball, the World’s First Smile Controlled Pinball Machine from KPT, a Swiss health insurer who claims to have Switzerland’s happiest health insurance clients, so they created Smileball to show that less anger equals more smiles. It’s pretty simple, a camera captures the player’s face and from there, face-tracking software transmits the mouth movements to [...]

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Qualcomm: Ultimate Smartphone Photo Booth

24. October 2013

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A 540-Degree Smart Phone Photo Booth powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon processors, sounds pretty cool right? Well, this video makes it look cool, that’s for sure, with 130 Snapdragon-powered HTC One smartphones are synced together to take ‘Bullet-Time’ photos on command, giving random passers by the chance to take home a seriously cool photo-set.

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