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Projector Clocks

Display Time on the Wall

— March 28, 2008 — Unique
This is a projection clock that displays the time to a wall and is sound-sensitive so that it can be turned on and off by clapping like that clapper commercial of many years ago. The clock's measurements are 34.5cm x 29cm x 27cm and the price is $125.

Implications - The mass adoption of mobile phones and their embedded digital clocks has forced analog clock designers to rethink their product and design strategy. By infusing elements of modern technology into a classic aesthetic, such as these sound-sensitive clocks that project the time onto a wall, these designers can appeal to a new market of tech-savvy consumers who desire a contemporary wall clock.
Trend Themes
1. Smart Wall Clocks - Opportunity to integrate smart features into classic wall clocks and appeal to tech-savvy consumers.
2. Projection Technology - Opportunity to incorporate projection technology into various home products beyond traditional projectors.
3. Sound-sensitive Devices - Opportunity to leverage sound-sensitivity in product design for enhanced user experience.
Industry Implications
1. Home Decor - Opportunity to innovate traditional wall clocks and create new product categories within the home decor industry.
2. Consumer Electronics - Opportunity to expand the use of projection technology in consumer electronics beyond traditional projectors.
3. Smart Home - Opportunity to integrate sound-sensitivity and projection technology into smart home devices for improved functionality and user experience.
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