Soothing is a device to create awareness while simultaneously giving the ability to control the sound around us and enhance the hearing experience. The device monitors your sound intake and displays it on your phone. Your phone will serve as a remote allowing you to control the sound you are hearing. For example in a conversation you can filter background noises and highlight the voice of the person you are talking to.Soothing is giving you and relieving you from sound.
AND I FEEL! (LAURA VAN DE KRUIJS) The problem often lay in the inability of family members to express their feelings towards each other. ‘And I FEEL’ is a toolkit that playfully breaks down barriers. These wooden message boards with compliment labels, love signs, an honesty stick and a mood meter allow parents and kids to communicate without words.
Carpal Skin is a prototype designed by Neri Oxman for a protective glove to protect against Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, a medical condition in which the median nerve is compressed at the wrist, leading to numbness, muscle atrophy, and weakness in the hand.