Whistle is a communication device for bikers that can be easily attached and detached to the handlebars. Laser beams projected onto the road or sidewalk inform pedestrians, drivers and other bikers of the intent of the rider (such a turning left or right), helping to prevent a possible accident.
Credits: Hyun-soo Song of Samsung Art & Design Institute (South Korea)
ENTRO is a low-cost, self-contained display system for home-based businesspeople. It includes four basic exhibit elements: work surface, storage, display and seat. The four elements are collapsible and are packed into a movable package that is easily carried by one person.
Credits: Wanning Ho of Art Center Collge of Design
The A750 is a premium 3D LED monitor that features a futuristic design and powerful performance. The solid cylindrical stand offers monitor control functions in addition to a beautiful form; the contrast between the chromium metal and high-gloss black creates a strong visual impact. All controls were arranged in a circle to allow more intuitive and use.
Credits: Dong-hee Won, Eui-seok Kim and Jun-ho Yang of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
The 950 is a monitor that can be used for a variety of applications, from business to home use, gaming, TV viewing and movie watching. The 3D panel allows instant converting from 2D to full high-definition 3D mode. It allows users to view old 2D home videos or vacation pictures and instantly converts them from 2D to 3D with the included 3D glasses and a Bluetooth connection between the two.
Credits: Jochen Backs of Studio Backs and Yong-joo Lee and Eui-seok Kim of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
TAG FINDER is a name tag that can be attached to most travel bags and allows travelers to conveniently find their baggage one they arrive at their destination. When the traveler activates the reader (a detachable part of the name tag that easily stores in a wallet or passport) an alarm with an LED light and sound goes off when the baggage comes within certain distance of its owner.
Credits: Donguk Seo of Samsung Art & Design Institute (South Korea)
Show Container is a food container with date indicator. It is composed of a rubber cap with date (month, day) indicator and a glass container. The user sets the date on the rubber cap by sliding through the month and day choices. Show Container not only keeps food fresh, it prevents people from eating spoiled food.
Credits: Gwang su Yeo of Konkuk university (Chung-ju) (South Korea)
UNDERABOVE is a dual-lens camera capable of capturing two scenes that cannot usually be seen at once: the environments above and below the surface of water. Despite their proximity, the environments above and below the surface of water remain ever separate. Visually, we are unable to grasp both simultaneously. Water and air coexist within UNDERABOVE, a dual-lens camera that floats on the water’s surface.
Credits: In Kyung Han of Samsung Art & Design Institute (South Korea)
Target felt that the ordinary metal shopping carts weren’t doing enough to support its guest’s shopping experience. The metal carts didn’t support the premise that Target is focused on its customers and on great design. Designers collaborated with Target on a unique and thoughtfully designed cart that would be fun to use and become an icon of the Target brand.