Music players may be engaging the ears, but what about your hands? The Chukka does both using a kinetically powered operating system. This tactile music player is made up of a few 'beads' that can be shifted and twirled around for your amusement and to also charge the player.
The energy is sourced through electromagnetic induction and it is environmentally friendly thanks to its recyclable case made of thermoplastic polyurethane and stainless steel parts.
Implications - Businesses that offer their clients products that require different levels of consumer involvement or interaction will benefit in may ways. Consumers will likely appeal to products that are able to hold their attention for an extended period of time.