AKA Computer-Guided Googly Eye Glasses An eye position scrambler. For the shy in can help to initiate eye contact to aid in human connection. For the overly curious or empathetic, helps to keep one out of other people’s business.
A shape-shifting garment. Release quills to increase your spatial footprint.Prototype
Reveals or obscures facial expressions depending on desired level of transparency.
Sometimes being an open book is too much. This allows you to project a more neutral face, enabling you to adjust transparency and reveal your emotions at a more restrained rate so as not to put off those you are conversing with.
Blocking an ex on FB not enough. allow yourself to program event, locations times or dates out of your life by simply noting them on a calendar and blurry them out of your vision forever. Use the “get over it” feature as a time delayed remission of these locations, set a priority rating for their reintegration into your life and rest easy that your emotional connections are completely under your control.
A set of sophisticated blinders that detect non-living motion (things that are moving but are not registering the same amount of IR heat) Allowing you to hide your features, as well as hyper focus on the nearest human to you.
An exclusive device for VR inhabitants. Sits on the head, and using a rotating lidar, motion sensor and microphone shows what is happening outside of virtual reality. (Are there people nearby, are things moving toward you.) Has a pixel display that sends out messages if someone is near. Like "I am engaged in a very important conversation right now" and "please call back in virtual reality" also "Out for a walk."
A gauntlet that acts as a receiver and transmitter of IR signals. Allowing the user to send their hand gestures to another person who wears the same device. As this is IR they have to be within view of each other (or at least the gauntlets do.) The upper arm portion consists of motors that constrain five evenly spaced rings. These act as feedback for what the other's fingers are doing. Allowing for fast (with practice) silent local communication.Prototype
Ear bugs that pop out into a puff ball and make sounds in response to trigger words. Meant to avoid particular topics of conversation.
Scrambles communication connection between two people to create a sense of longing.
A pair of wearable overcoats that can connect to each other to create a private space with desired ambiance. (Light + Sound)
Lights up green if you did it right! (Electrocutes you if you didn’t?)Prototype
A gasmask like apparatus that allows two people to speak and understand each other. But creates random noise via speakers to prevent everyone from even trying to listen in.
A wrist-based device used to control your availability for social interactions as well as your engagement with your environment. These input values are gathered using a microcontroller and transmitted by Bluetooth Low Energy to a neural guidance device that is yet to be developed.Prototype
A program that causes digital correspondence with other people to decompose as the time since you have communicated with them increases.Voicemails become garbled and faint. Text messages and emails blur and fade until they disappear.
A beautiful pod to sit in that blocks all cell signals and radio frequencies. For some quality time with yourself.
Creates a field around an individual in order to make others feel uncomfortable and want to take a step or two back.
Physical, visual indicator that two people are locked in an intimate exchange and should not be disrupted.
Kinetic feather-laden chest piece that raises to create a gentle space or boundary.