Inspired by a water hose, MIT’s Tangible Media Group has come up with a way to make cords and cables part of your gadget’s UI. Bending your lamp cord to turn off the light? Pinching your headphone cable
No wonder when they set out to make a short film about this creeping monster within our midst, they portrayed it as an alien invasion that destroys the world. Farfetched, perhaps, but it gets your attention.
Innovation MIT's Personal Robots Group has created a tiny mechanized zipper that zips itself — good news for the absent-minded among us who forget now and then, but also for disabled people and any situation