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Touchable 3D Display System: Augmented Virtuality

Touchable 3D Display System: Augmented Virtuality
Gaming devices like the PlayStation EyeToy, Nintendo 3DS, Microsoft’s Kinect and the upcoming PS Vita are all presenting ways of bringing virtual characters into real world environments. But a research group at Keio University is working on a more uncanny technology.

Food Allergen Detector Concept: the Digital Nose Knows

Food Allergen Detector Concept: the Digital Nose Knows
Many people who have food allergies often resort to exposing themselves to minute amounts of food to verify if they are indeed allergic to it. Not only is this inexact, it’s also freakin’ primitive (and potentially dangerous).
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Space 3 Concept Phone Has Two Touchscreens, Zero Explanation for Name

Space 3 Concept Phone Has Two Touchscreens, Zero Explanation for Name
Touch-based interfaces are all the rage today, so it’s no surprise that most designs for future devices are based around touchscreens as well. Designers Wenhing Chu and Kok Keong Wong have an incredibly innovative concept: Two.

The Finger Reader Can Read the Fine Print for You

The Finger Reader Can Read the Fine Print for You
A lot of people use technology for all the wrong reasons, but many more use it to make life better for those who need it. One more for the latter bunch is the Finger Reader, which is an innovative concept by designer Hansub Lee.

Breathalyzer Jacket: More Drinks, More Bling

Breathalyzer Jacket: More Drinks, More Bling
Matt Leggett has designed a jacket that gives him a rough estimate of his blood alcohol level. He just looks at the amount of vomit on it and he gets a very very very rough idea of how smashed he is.

Plasma Ball Watch Concept Won’t Electrocute You, We Swear

Plasma Ball Watch Concept Won’t Electrocute You, We Swear
Remember those plasma ball things you used to play with when killing time at The Sharper Image back in the 1990s? You know, the ones that shot bolts of electricity towards your fingertips when you touched the glass on the outside?

The Raincatch Raincoat Turns Rainwater to Drinking Water As You Go

The Raincatch Raincoat Turns Rainwater to Drinking Water As You Go
I feel like an impending water shortage is about to hit Earth pretty soon. I mean, there’s a drought stricken town in Texas that’s going to be recycling urine soon for drinking water, for crying out loud.

CLOO iPhone App Wants You to Rent Out Your Loo to Total Strangers

CLOO iPhone App Wants You to Rent Out Your Loo to Total Strangers
It’s always annoying when you have to go (go as in poop or pee, not go as in, to leave) and find that there’s no vacant toilet nearby. You can run and search the immediate vicinity, but chances are, the bathroom will almost always be occupied (especially in times when you most need it.)

iPhone Flask Perfect for Drunk Dialing

iPhone Flask Perfect for Drunk Dialing
I suppose that there’s a reason these iPhone-inspired flasks never made it to market. How easy would it be to pour booze into your iPhone if you accidentally mixed it up with this thing?

Tomodachi Blocks: for Brady Bunch Convos, Impromptu Hollywood Squares Games

Tomodachi Blocks: for Brady Bunch Convos, Impromptu Hollywood Squares Games
The Tomodachi Block system is an interesting concept that allows you to stay connected with friends by using wooden blocks that act as tiny wooden displays. Remember the intro to the Brady Bunch where they are all in a grid and yet are seemingly interacting with each other?

Ford EVOS Concept Car: Great Looks and a Big Brain

Ford EVOS Concept Car: Great Looks and a Big Brain
We here at Technabob aren’t exactly known for our automotive reporting, but that doesn’t mean we don’t like cool cars. Now, Ford is showing off a new car that combines sporty performance with the type of geeky technology we love to write about here.

DrawBraille Phone Concept: Texting for the Blind?

DrawBraille Phone Concept: Texting for the Blind?
This interesting concept is called the DrawBraille phone, created by Shikun Sun while he was studying industrial design. It’s basically a haptic phone that uses a braille board as a display. Braille boards mechanically raise dots so that visually impaired and blind users can read using their fingers. There is also a touch-sensitive input pad to allow users to interact with the display.

iPhone 5 Concept: More Like iPhone 15

iPhone 5 Concept: More Like iPhone 15
The Internet is abuzz once again with rumors of the inevitable iPhone 5. Some say it will have an end-to-end screen, some say it will have a curved glass back, yet others say it will work with both GSM and CDMA networks.

Privacy Shell Lets You Shut Out the Rest of the World, Anytime, Anywhere

Privacy Shell Lets You Shut Out the Rest of the World, Anytime, Anywhere
In a world with over two billion people, sometimes life can get a little bit too crowded. It’s not always easy (or possible) to run into an empty room and lock yourself in it whenever you need some alone time.

Tube Squeezing Toothbrush Helps You Get Every Last Bit of Toothpaste Out

Tube Squeezing Toothbrush Helps You Get Every Last Bit of Toothpaste Out
You might recall that new tube design called SavePaste that some smart folks came up with to help get every bit of toothpaste out of the tube. The last dollops of paste left inside the tube might not amount to a whole lot of dollars’ worth, but the point is recycling and not letting things unnecessarily go to waste.

Squirt Umbrellas Collect Rain for Water Gun Chaos

Squirt Umbrellas Collect Rain for Water Gun Chaos
You probably never thought that you’d go back to playing in the rain again, now that you’re an adult. Designer Alex Woolley, however, has other plans. Fun plans.
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