BlackBox by Joe Doucet Makes Hard Copies of Messages

 - Jan 1, 2012
References: joedoucet & designbuzz
People may not see the value of the BlackBox by Joe Doucet at first, but it could prove very useful when it comes to backing up important electronic conversations in a non-electronic fashion. It allows people to print past SMS and IM messages via a standard, noncarbon receipt printing system.

Although the BlackBox by Joe Doucet would be used more for sentimental purposes than practical ones, it can really foster a deeper appreciation for a loved one's words. Emails and texts messages often become buried under newer conversations, or simply deleted in order to free up space. BlackBox by Joe Doucet provides a traditional, convenient and easy solution to keeping these messages on hand. It even prints out a message twice so that the user can share that conversation with another.