How Scent Can Become Its Own Form Of Communication
A new scent app promises personalized and networked olfactory experiences
Digital technology has saturated our eyes and ears with networked music, visuals and sound that we never thought possible. Harvard Professor David Edwards thinks we’re missing something: Scent. PSFK has covered his work before, much of which is related to the olfactory senses, but his newest device, Cyrano, is unique in its open-ended approach to scent as a medium. It is likely to draw upon years of previous experiments and research to become a real consumer product.