Hello Moto

Active Display

Active Display reveals incoming notifications quietly without having to wake your phone. Part of an “always on” feature set—this battery friendly solution encourages more time to be engaged in your life rather than your device.

Publication number US20150082255 A1
2016 IDSA IDEA Digital Design Winner

 

Close to Home

Everything Within Reach

Operating within layered depth and a four directional gesture matrix (top, bottom, left, right); this experience provides everything you need at the top level so there is no need to travel far from home.

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Dutroit

Windows of the World

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Imagine if you could be in two places at the same time. Dutroit creates a realtime telepresent portal between the two sister cities Detroit and Dubai. What cultural potentials exist when two dynamically different places all of a sudden become one? What are the opportunities for cultural exchange, public policy and legal jurisdiction?

Outernet

Extended Reach

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Outernet is an ad hoc wireless network that connects people in an autonomously innovated solution. Initially an inexpensive way to connect regions of the world to a wireless network who had not yet one available—Outernet has shown that it is capable to reach much further to all who desire freedom in communication.

CODR

Cyphertext and Cryptoblobs

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In an age of ever decreasing privacy, the need for modern encryption methods gets amplified. CODR works as two encrypted typefaces (CODR1/CODR2) that overlay each other to reveal hidden text.

Sproket

Community Biking

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Sproket is an ecosystem utilizing city biking as a means for daily commuting. Riders not only get to where they need to go but gain local rewards, share stats with friends and protect the environment while getting exercise.

Peekers

A Collection of Curiosity

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Examining the relationship between structural form and human curiosity, each object contains an interactive element provoking the participant to engage. Observations of behavior were recorded relating to gesture, physical effort, social engagement, and emotional reaction.

Orthosis

Empathy on Record

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Orthosis imposes disability by limiting mobility and function—reminding us of our body’s inherent ability while enabling our empathetic awareness.

Souper Bowl

Touch Down

Two players compete for dominance by repeatedly hitting on a handheld controller made of a plastic cup with a balloon inserted inside of it. Whoever is the fastest hitting the controller is visually displayed on the soup bowl base station via LED light and directional arrow. Arduino based interactive game produced in 4 hours utilizing 1 servo, 2 audio sensors, and 1 red and 1 green LED light. Other materials (ie. cups, balloons, bowl)

Crafting interactive experiences, emergent narratives & engaging aesthetics.