While it’s cool enough to double as jewelry, this cast can speed up bone healing by up to using ultrasound technology. Designer Deniz Karasahin won the Printed Forms & Product Design Golden A’ Design Award for with the Osteoid Cast.
On my way home from the Mission I biked alongside this guy sporting his self-designed jacket with integrated LED lighting, a delightful safety aid. I hope to see more of them on the road (and to own one, natch').
Hövding, an invisible bike "helmet" invented by Swedish industrial designers Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin, is actually an airbag contained within a collar worn around the neck that uses sensors to deploy when an accident occurs.