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Wi-Fibulous

Crossing the waves to touch more markets than ever before

Implications - In 2008, Wi-Fi was still something considered mostly for cell phones and computers. In 2009, we revisit Wi-Fi, but only to show how its uses have spread to a diverse range of other innovations, from Wi-Fi connected clothes hampers to rings that can beam signals to control your iPod.
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11 Featured, 10 Examples:
255,690 Total Clicks
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Apr 08 — Sep 08
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Featured Examples

Wi-Fi Sneakers
Wi-Fi Sneakers
A Step in the Right Direction
I thought the Wi-Fi Detector T-shirt we featured was truly awesome, albeit so geeky, no one with a hint of fashion savvy would dare wear the digital display. These sneakers, on the other hand, aren't as… MORE
WiFi Washbaskets
WiFi Washbaskets
The iBasket From Electrolux
The iBasket has a double life as a laundry basket and washing machine. The device starts automatically once full to clean and dry your laundry, then finally sends a message to your computer to tell you… MORE
Solar Powered Loungers
Solar Powered Loungers
The Tech Chair
Are you a sun worshiper that's also addicted to gadgets? Meet the Tech Chair, a solar powered lounger that will allow you to nerd it up under the summer rays without draining your laptop or MP3 player… MORE
Apple Control at Your Fingertips
Apple Control at Your Fingertips
iRing (UPDATE)
Designer Victor Soto has updated his iRing concept so that it can now control the playback functions of your iPod or iPhone using wifi. The updated iRing uses bluetooth and is USB powered. Unquestionably,… MORE
play_circle_filled Webcam Backpacks
Webcam Backpacks
Porta2030 Streams On The Go
If you've ever recorded video footage of yourself on the go, you probably looked like a goofball with your camcorder or cellphone stretched out in front of you... not so stealth. With this slender backpack,… MORE
play_circle_filled Musical Bookshelves
Musical Bookshelves
The Wazz AL by NoDesign
The Wazz AL by NoDesign is a bookshelf and music player embedded with a control panel that is connected to a computer. This wooden shelf doubles as a device for sound diffusion and archiving digital music… MORE
Facebook-Compatible Digital Photo Frames
Facebook-Compatible Digital Photo Frames
eStarling's WiFi Frame
Addicted to Facebook? So am I, which is why I love eStarling’s WiFi digital photo frame that instantly uploads photos of you and your friends through your Facebook account. Each frame gets its own email… MORE
WiFi Balloons
WiFi Balloons
Floating Cell Phone Towers
Wifi doesn't reach all areas yet, but with the help of tiny balloons invented by Jerry Knoblach, coverage in rural America could reach new heights. "Space Data Corp, already launches 10 balloons a day… MORE
Hot Spot Finder
Hot Spot Finder
Pen Detects Wifi
If you're not quite comfortable wearing a Wifi detecting Tshirt, then this $8 gadget might be the next best thing! The nifty Wi-Fi Detecting Pen is able to sense wireless hot spots, and has four LEDs… MORE
Outdoors Holographic Streaming
Outdoors Holographic Streaming
Transforming Studio Streamer Concept
The Studio Streamer concept brings holographic video streaming to the street. It is a conceptual 60m2 studio that can transform itself to a hi-tech scene, for streaming videos in holographic form. It features… MORE
In Car WiFi
In Car WiFi
Chrysler Turns Radios into Internet Ports
Chrysler will offer Internet access later this year, making them the first car manufacturer to offer the feature. The WiFi will available as an add-on to cars that are already built and later will be… MORE

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