[MUST-HAVE] Every season, "Le Monde d'Hermès" celebrates the venerable house in a playful and elegant way. The Spring/Summer 2014 edition is no exception and its digital version perpetuates the house taste for metamorphosis.
[MUST-HAVE] This new concept adapts the structure of the shoe to the anatomy and biomechanics of the wearer. After compiling data from a test run with trainers equipped with pressure sensors tracks, the system generates a shoe unique to the feet and activity of the wearer.
[MUST-HAVE] Build a plush controller that actually works! Made of conductive fabric and a Flora board, a wearable electronics platform created by Adafruit, the controller is so easy to build, everyone can do it.
[MUST-HAVE] Your computer's keyboard will never been as comfortable as this clever design imagined by ZO-loft. Micro motors controlled by a remote let you adjust the position of each key, for an optimum support and a playful experience.
[MUST-HAVE] Just like a regular kazoo, it contains a flute which acts as a breath synthesizer. You can also produce sounds by tapping on its touch sensitive surface or record your voice with the built-in microphone. If the "most versatile entertainment assistant ever" was primarily built to create music, it can actually achieve so much more.
[MUST-HAVE] The world's first thermochromic athletic shirt is now available! The Radiate shirts will give you "thermal vision on your body". The clothes react to your body temperature. They change color when your veins expand or your muscle swell, giving you a precise idea of which parts of your body are working out.
[MUST-HAVE] 3D printing innovations keep flowing! This week: a pen. The 3Doodler enables you to lift your imagination of the page and create in 3 dimensions. The pen extrudes heated ABS plastic which solidifies once it is cool. You can draw on a surface or directly in the air, in 3 dimensions.
[MUST-HAVE] Details about the highly-anticipated Google Glass were just released today. A new video gives us a better look at the functionalities and design of the device and will make you totally desperate for one.
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[MUST-HAVE] This small blackboard shaped as a tablet will let write down your to-do lists or draw some sketches on its acrylic surface. The wooden back has beautiful laser-etched geometrical patterns.
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[MUST-HAVE] The artificial protocells located in this belt turns your white fat into ATP (Adenosine triphosphate), a coenzyme which can transport chemical energy. The energy can then be used to power electrical devices such as a mobile phone or a pacemaker.
[MUST-HAVE] This brain-sensing headband has four sensors which measure your brainwaves in real time. The waves can be visualized on your phone or tablet but, more importantly, you will be able to control games and applications with the sole power of your thoughts.
[MUST-HAVE] This web-based app conceived by Nervous Systems offers you to create your own intricate structures inspired by nature. Modify a basic piece of hexagonal mesh to your liking by applying forces or dividing cells.