Making Furniture Interactive

September 8, 2007

Dunne & Raby, GPS Table

Filed under: Exercise 1: What Is?,Mike Levy,Uncategorized — mjlevy @ 6:02 pm


GPS Table

This table has a global positioning sensor inside it. It can only display its position in the world when it has a clear view of the satellites, the rest of the time it is lost and indicates this fact. The ideal owner will need a conservatory or large window, or a garden so that they can at least bring the table outdoors from time to time so it can connect with a satellite and fulfill its potential. We like the idea that people might feel a little cruel keeping it indoors.


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