What car interfaces may look like in 10 years?

There were several “concept” cars for display at the Tokyo Motor Show 2011. However, Mitsubishi’s opinion of how automobile interfaces may look like in the next 10 years was a little more interesting. Called the EMIRAI automotive interface, the car featured a curved, touch-screen rear projection display.


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Eco Printer allows you to erase ink and re-print

‘Going green’ is an important topic across all large corporations. Wasting paper in offices is a big and sensitive issue for a lot of people. Just to make things a bit better, here’s a concept printer from designer Sharsha Lee from Liteon Technology Corp. The Eco Printer will use specialized ink consisting of photographic materials that will completely disappear when placed under UV radiation.


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The instant coffee-in-a-straw can be a huge time saver

This clever design of instant coffee-in-a-straw called Open It! comes from designer Youngdo Kim, that can be a huge time saver for a lot of people. I bet this would be a great hit if it commercialize/launches in the US. “You simply open up the top end of the coffee mixture pouch, pour the contents into water and use the same pouch as a straw for stirring & sipping the drink!”


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