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Twitter Mirror

Twitter Mirror is a social networking selfie booth for celebrities to take photos at specialty events. It holds a tablet at an optimal camera height and uses the Twitter Mirror App to take the photo which is instantly shared online. The Twitter bird being an iconic brand identity, a birdhouse with a 3D visual illusion was designed. A stylus that appears as a bird perch is to add a personal signature on the photo. Twitter Mirror has integrated LED lighting and can be flat packed for shipment.

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A TRANSFORMATION FORMULA

With the task of building a dream that would become the seed of change in people’s hearts, we came up with a four-element approach: defining a department’s identity (where we synthesized their Balance Score Card to 5 attitudes represented by visual icons which assembled a transformation formula), designing the culture, training change agents and creating a communications campaign system that would keep the new culture in people’s minds everyday.

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Fidular

Fidular fuses modern acoustics and digital fabrication with traditional craftsmanship, enabling instant disassembly and interchangeability of chamber and shafts across different fiddles from Asia to the Middle East. The design manifests a vision of culture aware technology, the convergence of future and traditional technologies, engineered for cross cultural fluidity. Inspired by an apprenticeship, Fidular functions with traditional and novel digitally-fabricated chambers, allowing players to customize timbre by mixing and matching components from various traditions on-the-fly.

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Mobi

Mobi is a unique modular structure system that can expand by simple multiplication, which can be built into both functional and decorative structures. Mobi is made of Polypropylene, and due to the structural design, it can support an impressive amount of weight. Mobi can build usable furniture pieces such as tables and benches, temporary architecture structures such as fair booths and pavilions, or it can be built into sculptures.

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Flip Flop

This design is about a gas cooker which provides an adjustable flame size and intensity, it will be possible to heat various sizes of kitchen utensils on the same cooker eye. Thus, by four pieces of a cooker eye with the same diameter, it will be possible to heat kitchen utensils with a diameter of a coffeepot when the wings are closed and to heat utensils with a diameter of a saucepan when the wings are open. This design is pertinent to improvement of a gas cooker provides an adjustment in gas distribution and flame diameter, supplies an optional adjustment with a easy touch of user.

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Let It Play

With Let It play when the wind blows or tree branches shake by natural factors, people can hear a melody with a random combination of notes in a particular scale, a Pentatonic scale for instance. This makes the combinations pleasant. By any change in wind properties and in branches movements' orders, infinite ear catching melodies will play. People hear what nature is composing. Let It Play has two flexible slings in order to be attached to tree branches. It has flexible solar cells on the body and electronic parts for motion sensing and power storage for night use.

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