Several automotive companies have begun replacing traditional controls in their cars with touch screens. Unfortunately, their eagerness to set new trends in hardware, is not matched by their ambition to create innovative software experiences for these new input mechanisms. Instead of embracing new constraints and opportunities, they merely replicate old button layouts and shapes on
Enter the Adidas adiVERSE – a melding of the Virtual & Real-World, it gives shoppers an interactive experience for hundreds or maybe even thousands of shoes so that they can learn a lot about the shoe even if it is not physically in the store.
Watch how future technology will help people make better use of their time, focus their attention, and strengthen relationships while getting things done at work, home, and on the go.
A first look at the new “Windows 8” user interface. Read more at http://bit.ly/iCTxY6. Developers: Learn how to take advantage of the future of Windows at the Build Conference: http://www.buildwindows.com/
Iida the Infobar A01 preserves the design DNA of the original Infobar dumbphones, but is a full-functioning smartphone with a custom, tile-based UI that is similar—if less stylized—to that of Windows Phone 7. And you can configure it any way you like with various apps and widgets. Not bad. Not bad at all. Via: gizmodo
Goab TV is a concept thought by Syzygy Lab on the place of the TV in the future. Thinking of the way in which you would like to look at the TV, the latter imagined a system of connections in Wi-Fi between the devices to make the whole ludic and instantaneous. [Source: fubiz]
Dribbble is a network of very talented graphic designers and digital artists from all around the world. Here the community is able to share small photos (or shots) onto their profile and critique others’ work. The list features icons, UI elements, buttons, vectors, and so much more! [Source: wdl]
Konkreet Performer is a music control and performance instrument for the iPad. Its unique and intuitive multi-touch interface reconnects the musician’s actions directly with the music. Use PERFORMER to play your Synth, operate your DAW, or anything that receives OSC or MIDI. Re-explore your favorite music software tools with a whole new way to search,
Yahoo!, Sunnyvale, CA, January 25- Outside a busy conference room on Yahoo!’s campus, a newly installed, hands-free interactive video-wall “sees” passersby, launches its attract program, and having engaged someone, presents details of key Yahoo! properties. Designed and produced by creative studio Tronic, the “Yahoo! Bang” project follows the success of the New York City-based firm’s
Explore the world in 3D with Google Maps 5.0 for Android. Now, you can tilt, rotate, zoom smoothly, and enter compass mode to orient yourself in the world with Google Maps. You’ll also get better offline reliability for Maps if you lose your Internet connection. You’ll be able to continue viewing the map around the
Its slick interface has the media gushing so we decided to give it a go. There’s a diverse collection of content already featured in the Flud ecosystem. Each one you subscribe to gets its own panel and regardless of said content’s CSS, the Flud app overrides it with its utilitarian, yet visually engaging interface. Want
After the proposal of redesign of the distributors with tickets, the Ideo studio comes to launch this video which presents the experiments and innovations around the future of the book. Several added-values to come for the connected readers the-ones with-others. Explanations in the continuation. [Source: Fubiz]
This is the result of TAT’s Open Innovation experiment. It is an experience video showing the future of screen technology with stretchable screens, transparent screens and e-ink displays, to name a few.
Future DJ Heroes will groove on Pablo Martin’s Emulator multitouch MIDI controller software built for tablet PCs, in this example being used on a multitouch screen called Töken. [Source: Awesomer]
A new desktop operating system that, while being fully multitouch based, doesn’t require you to touch the screen. In 10/GUI, a large, flat, multitouch trackpad replaces the cursor/mouse. This video explains the cons and the pros of each system. [Source: GizModo]
Running a website that offers different payment plans requires time, dedication and (as of late) a killer design for the pricing page. You can’t just list the pricing anymore – you need to design something that shows the high quality you offer and that’s exactly what these 25 websites do. They all have great pricing
Discovered French studio So Touch, specialist on the market in tactile the multi-touch and the innovating interfaces. Their work stresses ergonomics and on impressive numerical presentations. Several examples in the continuation with the cinema or football. [Source: Fubiz]
Here presentation of the future iPad application of Time Magazine, developed in 40 days, and presenting the next numerical version. A work halfway between the edition paper and the digital edition, and an interactive and multi-media dimension to discover in video. [Source: Fubiz]
Not only is there a gigantic strip along the entire landing area for the train as it stops that shows the density of the population of the train, there’s LEDs everywhere! Included in this system of items is a revamp of status screens, unique information for certain trains (like wi-fi capability,) and all-around ease-in-use improvements