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Awesome Concepts

Hello Europe!

Hello Europe!

Hello Europe! is a plan to install large screens with webcams in different cities all over Europe. Every 30 minutes each screen will randomly switch and connect to another screen to maximize their reach.

Hug Me Collection

Hug Me Collection

A collection of avant garde menswear inspired by hugs and the need for human connection. Made by Chan Si Leong as a project at the London College of Fashion. Photos by Sara Pista.

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The Bat Levitating Mouse

The Bat Levitating Mouse

Vadim Kibardin’s prototype design for a computer mouse which hovers over the mouse pad using magnets. Its reduced friction is intended to prevent and alleviate carpal tunnel syndrome.

Desk Bed Concept

Desk Bed Concept

1.6 S.M. of Life is a concept desk that transforms into a bed. Athanasia Leivaditou says the idea came to her after studying and working in New York. Or maybe she just saw an episode of Seinfeld.

Marie Bean Bag Chair

Marie Bean Bag Chair

Antoinnete Bader updates the bean bag by adding triangular leather pads on its upper half, providing a classier look and making it adaptable to various sitting positions. More here.

Hidden Log Drawer

Hidden Log Drawer

We’ve already seen similar designs before, but Mark Moskovitz’ Facecord drawer is a more rustic take on the natural camouflage offered by stacks of wood. Contact Mark for sales inquiries.

Emergency Bench

Emergency Bench

We already have inflatable mattresses, so why not an inflatable bench? Jamie Wolfond can rely on his quirky concept in case of a seating emergency. Its legs can be removed for easy packing.

DropTag

DropTag

Being developed by Cambridge Consultants, DropTag is a sensor that detects if a parcel has been dropped or shaken en route to the recipient, and can send the data to a mobile app via Bluetooth.

Camp Daybed

Camp Daybed

A tribute to life on the road, this sleeping bag also doubles as a couch. The Camp Daybed was designed by Stephanie Hornig as part of her graduation project, the Camp Furniture Collection.

Capture Chess Set

Capture Chess Set

A brilliant concept chess set where a captured piece is kept underneath its captor to help players retrace their game. Made by Orr Kislev, an Industrial Design student at Holon Institute of Technology.

Discolor Safety Tires

Discolor Safety Tires

Designers Gao Fenglin and Zhou Buyi’s concept for tires would use colored layers to indicate how worn the treads are in a much more obvious way than today’s difficult to use tread wear indicators.

C8ble Headphone Organizer

C8ble Headphone Organizer

A smart, simple concept product by Voxel Studio, c8ble subscribes to a tried-and-tested rule: the best tool is the one you have on you. It has notches that secure it firmly to headphone cables.

It’s Time to Read Me

It’s Time to Read Me

A brilliant concept from designer Kim Sung Min – these illuminated push-pins could be set to a specific time (and date?) and automatically light up when the task at hand is due.

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Smart Forstars Concept

Smart Forstars Concept

Thanks to a longer and wider wheelbase, this all-electric offers sportier styling than the typical Smart. Powered by a 60 kW motor, it even has a projector in the hood to make its own drive-in.

Audi Self-Parking Car

Audi Self-Parking Car

At CES 2013, Audi presented technology that allowed an Audi A7 to park and then return to pick up its owner on its own with the help of Wi-Fi laser sensors embedded in its surroundings.

2013 Acura NSX Concept

2013 Acura NSX Concept

The NSX Concept continues to evolve, with a new cockpit focused on connecting the driver to the vehicle and the road, powered by a sport hybrid drive with a mid-engine V6 and front-drive motors.

Microsoft IllumiRoom

Microsoft IllumiRoom

By combining projection mapping with a regular Xbox 360, Kinect and flat screen TV, Microsoft Research immerses players in games that literally fill the room – without silly 3D.

Audi: The Swarm

Audi: The Swarm

Audi shows a concept demo of a prototype tech that replaces the tail lights on a vehicle with a curved OLED display. As incredibly cool as it looks, we can only imagine how distracting this could get.

ScotteVest Tec 2.0 Jacket Concept

ScotteVest Tec 2.0 Jacket Concept

As part of their CES 2013 lineup, ScottEVest created this concept design for a futuristic upgrade to their Technology Enabled Clothing line, which envisions all kinds of wearable tech we wish we had today.

Transforming Apartment 2

Transforming Apartment 2

We’ve seen personal apartment customizations that make the most out of a limited space. Simon Woodroffe wants to make this concept available to the masses with his high-tech YO! Home.

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Re:Sound Bottle

Re:Sound Bottle

Invented by Jun Fujiwara of Tama Art University, Re:Sound Bottle is a concept device that records everyday sounds and automatically mixes them together upon playback to create original music.

Human Hoist

Human Hoist

Kevin Ferguson and Eric Brittingham’s brilliant chair for auto mechanics. It swiftly transforms from a chair to a creeper. It has neck and back support and magnetic tool trays. More here and here.

Art Lebedev Lentus Clock

Art Lebedev Lentus Clock

A concept timepiece from Art Lebedev studio, the Lentus’ polished exterior and digital facade hides a simple analog mechanism: the digits are made from intersecting strips of transparent tape.

Philips Lumiblade Lighting

Philips Lumiblade Lighting

The Lumiblade is a modular diffuse light source that uses OLED panels. It’s bright but very thin and does not get uncomfortably warm, making it easy to integrate into various surfaces. More at Dezeen.

Atomic Lighting Tubes

Atomic Lighting Tubes

Designed by Malgorzata Ratajczak and Sebastian Szlabs of Emandes, Atomic Lighting Tubes are glowing tubes connected to PVC pipes. Its modular nature allows for an infinite number of layouts.

YotaPhone

YotaPhone

A concept smartphone being developed by Russian company Yota Devices, the YotaPhone is an Android phone with two displays – an LCD touchscreen in front and an always on E-ink screen at the back.

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