A shape-shifting garment. Release quills to increase your spatial footprint.Prototype
Feel first hand when another is in motion.
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.
Two torcs that track the position of multiple other people wearing them on small vibrotactile 180 degree displays. Both vertical and horizontal position is tracked. Letting you know if someone is above, below or in which direction. But not being able to know who. Possibly learning to discern by recalling patterns of movement.
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.
A small box placed on a busy street. Occasionally the box begins sending out distress signals only to be calmed when two passerbys stand and hold it for 5 minutes.Prototype
Communal tables designed with “traps” so as to direct people at the tables into nudging each other as they position themselve.
Free to use umbrellas that can only be held open by two individuals.
Based on someone else’s fitness tracker data, the less they move the more anchored you are
A pair of wearable overcoats that can connect to each other to create a private space with desired ambiance. (Light + Sound)
A device that remembers proportions and aspects of objects held or grasped. Allows for ‘playback’ of this data. “The fish was *Actually* this long!”
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
Creates a field around an individual in order to make others feel uncomfortable and want to take a step or two back.
When tensions rise in communal living situations the smallest of clutter can be a major point of tension. So, remove them with clutter blinds.
A set of devices that each detect a small subset of pollutants/harmful substances but are networked and notify all wearers if one wearer is in proximity to them.
Two pairs of shoes that mirror the texture of the ground beneath them.
a bed which produces an imprint in response to a matching bed. Allows partners to feel presence in bed without bothersome snoring, noises, fidgeting etc.
Sense a constant vibration in the direction of the nearest exit. acts as comfort for those with anxiety or fear.
A type of spatial as well as emotional wayfinding for your house. Display who is home, where their room is and whether they are interested in having company or busy.
A bench that automatically elongates to accommodate additional people without seating.