Zip Bags from Japan
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A logo should define an entity, and it should encapsulate everything you do in one singular image. With that mantra in mind, creating a successful, simple yet illustrative logo can be a difficult project to undertake.
Sephora’s ‘The New Black’ series is inspired by newspaper typography
Mexican clothing company MACHINA uses gestures to control software
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Take photos with the blink of an eye — Enter Iris
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Coldplay has been turning its audience into interactive participants at recent concerts by handing them Xylobands, LED-illuminated wristbands that can be activated using a radio signal.
Intel demonstrates an ultrabook wirelessly charging a smartphone.
The demonstration shows a smartphone able to be charged by being placed next to a modified Acer Aspire laptop. When in proximity, a notification pops up on the phone to let you know charging is in progress.
New technology allows physical buttons to rise from a touchscreen.
The Tactile Layer technology created by Tactus Technology uses microfluidics to allow physical buttons or shapes to rise up out of a touch screen. The technology adds no further thickness to the screen as it replaces a layer of traditional touchscreen display stacks.
Check out the video, it looks almost unbelieveable! The best part is that this isn’t just a one-off prototype in a lab, but a demonstration Android Tablet using a technique that’s almost ready for mass production. The company says the technology will be available in tablets, phones, and other mobile devices from 2013.