About Interactive Media.

… and what moves the world.


28Sep


In the last post, I wrote about the product “Pillow Talk”, which connects two lovers over long distance. The next product which wants to connect two persons, is for a mum and her child. Hey, you see there is much potential in connecting! How about connecting a pet lover with his pet? Or a fruits [...]

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24Sep


Often relationships break up when people are separated for a long time. Skype and other communication devices help to bridge the time, but the feeling that the beloved one is here cannot be replaced. – til now. Ever talked to your pillow? Out of a students project Joanna Montgomery found “Pillow Talk”, a product which connects long [...]

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20Sep


Summary on Chuan Khoo. Actually not only Chuan Khoo was impressive to me. Also some of the other speakers had points which make me think. At first I wanted to write about Benjamin Cheah, because of its way of thinking which is similar to mine. Where are you going? Who are you? These are questions maybe [...]

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12Sep


Currently I’ve read an article from Jack Gold who talks about a mighty failure of smartwatches. And I agree. What smartwatches now are doing is to be a remote control for smartphones and don’t really provide new functionalities which would be worth to spend such an amount of money. “Rather, if I look at wearable [...]

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07Sep


Everyone now knows smartwatches, but what about smart wristlets? When doing research for my current university project, I found a few interesting wristlets I want to share with you.

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01Sep


When talking about ubiquitous media, articles of daily use provided with the newest technology are always in talk. Either Google Glass which was first introduced in April 2012 or  the rumors about Apple’s iWatch: Wearable Computing seems to be a new trend in the mobile industry. Smartwatches will be also an interesting topic at the next [...]

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31Aug


Ever wanted to have your own personalized helicoopter, which can get you a coffee? Or wanted to take pictures out of the air to spy out your neighbors? With the Hex Mini, the Kickstarter Project is not far away from this dream. Quadrocopter Hex Mini Hex Mini is a helicopter which can be controlled with [...]

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26Aug


Since the release of the Samsung S4 and the newest interactive device for gesture recognition –the Leap Motion– is the question entitled: Is the future of interaction really gesture control? After watching “Minority Report” in which Tom Cruise interacts in the first scenes with his futuristic computer via gestures, year by year the technology had developed [...]

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