14 de agosto de 2009

The Universal Phone Has Sighted People Jealous


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via Yanko Design by Long Tran on 8/13/09

The Universal Phone is designed for both blind and sighted people. How? Thousands of micro pins dynamically raise and lower forming a tactile surface for all to get touchy with. Sighted people get the elusive tactile feedback they're missing with ordinary touch-screens and blind people get a whole new interface made of braille. The idea was inspired by the little raised dot on the number 5 on almost all mobile keypads. Hey if it works, why not extrapolate the idea into a whole new interface?

Designer: Seunghan Song

The Universal Phone For The Blind And Sighted by Seunghan Song




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