Just you weight

PhD candidate Fabian Hemmert is doing a lot of thinking about how cell phones can convey information by changing their weight distribution, width, or “emotional” state. The ability to provide navigational information by shifting the phone’s weight to correspond to the desired direction is very promising as an aid for blind individuals, particularly those who also have limitations to their hearing and/or their fingertip sensitivity.

Ubergizmo: Shape shifting cell phone prototype interacts with you

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