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Lazy Low-Tech

Low-tech peripherals make already-convenient digital devices even simpler

Implications - While high-tech gadgets have contributed to unparalleled convenience, they are limited because of the ephemeral, immaterial nature of digital networks. Low-tech addenda let users expend even less effort when they use their high-tech devices, providing real-world, physical aids for digital interfaces.
Workshop Question — How is emerging technology impacting the way your consumers behave and how can you adapt to meet new demands and needs?
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Wheelchair Hoverboard Attachments
Wheelchair Hoverboard Attachments
HoverSeat Turns Hoverboard Toys into a Rolling Beach Chair
Hoverboards—the two-wheeled motorized toys that are so popular with teens—are convenient, but without the HoverSeat, they take a relatively high degree of focus and skill to use. The... MORE
Tech-Centric Travel Pillows
Tech-Centric Travel Pillows
This Travel Air Pillow Enables One to Rest While Using Their Phone
Consumers often look towards their smartphone to provide entertainment during travel, so this travel air pillow allows them to relax as they do so. Featuring an ostrich-like design, the pillow... MORE
Swiveling Smartphone Security Cameras
Swiveling Smartphone Security Cameras
Presence 360 Turns Old Smartphones into Security Monitors
Smartphones have been around for years now, and most families have at least one old and unused device between them, so the Presence 360 is taking advantage of that to help people get a comprehensive... MORE
Magnetic Ceiling Tablet Mounts
Magnetic Ceiling Tablet Mounts
The 'SkyFloat' Tablet Holder Mount Provides a Hands-Free Experience
Those looking to keep their smartphone or tablet at the optimal viewing height will find the ‘SkyFloat’ tablet holder mount to be an exceptional product for use in the bedroom, bathroom... MORE
Smartphone-Holding Waist Bags
Smartphone-Holding Waist Bags
The 'Handee Holder' Fanny Pack Bag Holds Devices for Handsfree Use
With smartphone usage being ubiquitous, the ‘Handee Holder’ fanny pack bag comes as a logical solution for users that want to utilize their device in a handsfree manner. Currently... MORE
Baseball Cap Camera Mounts
Baseball Cap Camera Mounts
The 'Smabow' Baseball Cap Has a Phone and Camera Mount on the Brim
The Smabow baseball cap is a piece of novelty apparel that recognizes the importance of a constant live broadcast. Shaped like a standard, flat-brimmed baseball cap, the Smabow comes with a phone... MORE
Rubberized Camera Mounts
Rubberized Camera Mounts
GekkoGum Can Stick Cameras and Smartphones to Almost Any Surface
Though the phenomenon of the selfie isn’t going anywhere, GekkoGum offers a convenient and effective way to expand on taking one’s own photo. The obvious problem with selfies is that... MORE

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