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47 Examples of Countdown Innovations

From Pregnancy Countdown Chalkboards to Epic Countdown Apps

— August 12, 2014 — Tech
When a big and hugely enjoyable event such as Christmas is around the corner, counting down to the big day is almost as much fun as the day itself. Counting down creates a sense of anticipation and excitement that keeps you going until the big day itself arrives.

There are a wide variety of physical products and virtual apps designed to help you to count down to any event. Of course, the classic example of a countdown calendar is an Advent Calendar, and there are dozens of different kinds on the market.

Now that everything is going mobile however, there is also a good selection of countdown apps out there. Many of these help you set up different events that you can count down to separately to ensure that you don't miss anything, whether it's a birthday, big concert, sporting event or any other event or personal milestone.

Whether you're counting down to the most important event of your life or something irreverent, there's either a physical product, DIY solution or mobile app out there for that!
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Armageddon Countdown Indicators
Armageddon Countdown Indicators
Artist Tom Schofield Created a Real-Time Doomsday Clock
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Military Countdown Blocks
Military Countdown Blocks
Katie Talbo Provides a Great Way to Anticipate Return of Beloved Soldier
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Vacation Countdown Widgets
Vacation Countdown Widgets
This Handy Widget Can Be Easily Added To Websites and Blogs
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Movie Countdown Mashups
Movie Countdown Mashups
This Mashup from Supercut Videos Uses Movie Clips to Count Down from 50
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Digital Celeb Advent Calendars
Digital Celeb Advent Calendars
Love Magazine's Digital Advent Calendar Features a Celeb a Day
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Musical Countdown Apps
Musical Countdown Apps
The Humming Timing App Uses Your Music Library to Track Time
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Countdown Utensil Attachments
Countdown Utensil Attachments
The Timer Cap Can Keep Track of the Duration of Your Exam
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Customizable Countdown Apps
Customizable Countdown Apps
The Dreamdays Mobile App Helps You Count Down to Big Events
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Doomsday Countdown Devices
Doomsday Countdown Devices
This Minecraft Clock Ticks Down to the End of Days
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Fruit Crop Countdown Charts
Fruit Crop Countdown Charts
The Fruit Infographic Shows the Best Seasons to Choose Fruits
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Death-Tracking Timepieces
Death-Tracking Timepieces
The Tikker Watch Tells You the Time and How Long You Have to Live
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Christmas Countdown Magnets
Christmas Countdown Magnets
This 25 Day Advent Calendar is Helps You Count Down to the Occasion
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Apocalyptic Countdown Clocks
Apocalyptic Countdown Clocks
Prepare for the Possible End with the Mayan Countdown Clock
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Sports Countdown Sites
Sports Countdown Sites
Carlsberg Counts Down with Fans Who Are Wondering: Is It BPL Yet?
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Matrimony Awaiting Calendars
Matrimony Awaiting Calendars
Etsy's Wedding Countdown Blocks Mark The Days Before You Say I Do
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Countdown Containers
Countdown Containers
Min Seong Kim's Time Clock Lessens Waste and Keeps Your Fridge Clean
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Fabric Countdown Chains
Fabric Countdown Chains
Michelle Penrod of Evelynkate Creates a Fun Reusable Product for Children
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Tea Time Advent Calendars
Tea Time Advent Calendars
The Andaz Hotel x Eyal Burstein Countdown Involves Decadent Desserts
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Branchy Christmas Countdown Decor
Branchy Christmas Countdown Decor
The Starry Trees Advent Calendar is Hip and Modern
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Age-Tracking Gadgets
Age-Tracking Gadgets
The Life Clock Counts Years, Not Minutes
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Countdown Medicine Timers
Countdown Medicine Timers
Timesulin Lets Diabetics Know When to Reboot
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Pregnancy Countdown T-Shirts
Pregnancy Countdown T-Shirts
This DIY Project is Perfect for Maternity Photoshoots
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Extinction-Simulating Calendars
Extinction-Simulating Calendars
The 'Sanctuary Reverse Calendar' Counts Down Impending Doom
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Politically Correct Countdowns
Politically Correct Countdowns
The All Inclusive Holiday Calenders Celebrates All Faiths
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Epic Countdown Apps
Epic Countdown Apps
The Final Countdown App Adds Excitement and Anticipation To Your Calendar
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Calendrical Countdown Stationery
Calendrical Countdown Stationery
The Hello Weekend Pencils Collection Anticipates the Week's End
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Pregnancy Countdown Chalkboards
Pregnancy Countdown Chalkboards
This Chalkboard Ensures You Don't Miss a Moment
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Festive Manicure Calendars
Festive Manicure Calendars
The Ciaté 'Mini Mani' Set is the Dream Holiday Cosmetic Set
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Thanksgiving Countdown Cards
Thanksgiving Countdown Cards
LeAnne Ballard Provides the Perfect Way to Celebrate Being Thankful
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Tech-Made Chocolate Countdowns
Tech-Made Chocolate Countdowns
The Moving Brands 3D Advent Calendar is Deliciously Intricate
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Apocalyptic Board Games
Apocalyptic Board Games
Environmentally Depressing 'X Monopoly' Has Doomsday Countdown
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Event-Tracking Time Pieces
Event-Tracking Time Pieces
The Countdown Clock Tracks The Time and Life-Changing Moments
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Presidential Inauguration Countdowns
Presidential Inauguration Countdowns
The Obama Advent Calendar
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Beauty Product Advent Calendars
Beauty Product Advent Calendars
The Benefit Countdown to Love Edition is Made for Fashionistas
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Snapping Chocolate Christmas Countdowns
Snapping Chocolate Christmas Countdowns
The Kit Kat Advent Calendar is Made Up of 24 Fingers
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Tea Advent Calendars
Tea Advent Calendars
Karen Gardiner of ArtfulTea Creates a Healthy Alternative to Chocolates
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Numerically Enveloped Presents
Numerically Enveloped Presents
Typography Wrapping Paper is for all 12 Days of Christmas
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Hi-Tech Countdown Tacks
Hi-Tech Countdown Tacks
The Memo Note Timer Pins Light Up to Get People's Attention
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Multi-Tasking Clock Radios
Multi-Tasking Clock Radios
Pure Sensia WiFi Radio Keeps You Connected While You Sleep
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Pregnancy Countdown Posters
Pregnancy Countdown Posters
Andrea Arch Compares Growing Size of Unborn Babies to Fruits & Veggies
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3D Advent Calendars
3D Advent Calendars
This DIY Advent Calendar Will Get You ExcitedAabout Christmas
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Pop-Up Calendars
Pop-Up Calendars
Project Each Day With Johann Volkmer's Faltjahr 2010
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DIY Advent Calendars
DIY Advent Calendars
This Easy to Make Craft Makes Counting Down to Christmas More Beautiful
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Alcoholic Countdown Calendars
Alcoholic Countdown Calendars
The Whisky Advent Calendar Will Make December Days More Bearable
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Mod Christmas Countdowns
Mod Christmas Countdowns
This Modern Advent Calendar Features Graphic Design Instead of Chocolate
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Alcoholic Advent Calendars
Alcoholic Advent Calendars
The Ginvent Calendar Counts Down to Christmas With Drinks
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DIY Alcoholic Countdown Calendars
DIY Alcoholic Countdown Calendars
Beer Can Advent Calendars can be Accomplished in One Afternoon
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