Ever wanted to combine the touchscreen experience with the feeling of pressing a genuine physical button? Valentin Neda has the next best thing, through a phone design called Flex Click, a cellphone that provides tactile feedback while pressing touch buttons on the screen. (more…)
Developed as a concept for Samsung, the “Jot” by designer Raymond Bessemer is a mobile communication device that uses a capacitive OLED display, removable stylus and physical rotary dial to allow mobile communication in a fun and intuitive way. Developed for the year 2015, the new communication device replaces the keypad with a rotary dial for making calls. (more…)
Designer Fabrice Bardon almost had us thinking that was an unusual iPhone, but then we spotted the Sony Ericsson branding on the device’s pictures. Dubbed the Flex iPhone, this handset has nothing in common with Apple’s cellphone, but a lot in common with the future and modern devices. (more…)
London designer Patrick Hyland has come up with a rather zany conceptual handset, borrowing the Nokia name for his design. What makes the Nokia E-Cu (E is for environment, while Cu stands for Copper) so special, you ask? Well, it can be juiced thanks to available heat in your pocket. This is made possible since an integrated thermogenerator will convert heat from any source into electrical energy ...
Nissan has unveiled a new solar tree concept at CEATEC 2010, which is a part of the 2030 Zero-emission City proposal that Nissan and some other companies are participating in. The Solar Tree concept is a tree-like structure with three translucent solar panels onboard. The solar panels track the position of the sun for optimal energy generation. (more…)
Growing vegetables in the backyard or in front of the house is always a common and enthusiastic hobby among a range of people. Many people find this hobby an appreciable one, and others consider this as a total waste of time and energy. But now, its time to rethink. (more…)
Sometimes, a concept device really makes you sit back and think to yourself, “is this possible?” Surely I’m not the only one that is thinking the same thing about the Seabird concept device from Mozilla Labs, which would truly push the boundaries of a mobile device if a physical unit ever sees the light of day. The most interesting thing about this concept, and ultimately the least plausi...
Designed by industrial designer Tony Leung, the Beach Ball is a concept solar energy generating system for Abu Dhabi. The system features photovoltaic panels contained within an inflatable clear latex material. Once inflated, the latex material forms a ball which is stabilized by the counterweight bottom cap and a base station. (more…)
Concept system designed to harvest solar and tidal energy. The WSG or Wave and Solar Energy Generator is the brainchild of Korean designers Seung Woo Jung, Jung Seung Woo, Kim Hyun Jun and Kim Min Jung, who believe that the answer to green energy lies in ocean tides and sunshine. The concept system has been devised to generate renewable electrical energy from ocean tides, waves and sunshine dur...
Relevo PC by David Alabau Raga Have you ever imagined that future computer might look like a tablecloth? Relevo computer by David Alabau Raga is a tablecloth PC that can connect to each other. The screen magnetizes the edge when Relevo connects with the other one. You’ll be able to carry your 15″ computer in your pocket as a tube. (more…)