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Advertising Tablet Automatically Transfers Drawings From Paper To Screen [Video]

Qualcomm unveils device that lets notes and animations created with real ink simultaneously appear in a digital form.

Advertising Coke's Carol-Powered Vending Machine Brings Holiday Spirit

JMW Stockholm lets you sing a Christmas song in return for a Coke by creating a karaoke machine with microphones attached.

Design Blow On This Interactive Dandelion Painting To Scatter Seeds

Jie Qi's 'Pu Gong Ying Tu' combines traditional painting elements with technology.

Design Wooden Tunnel Plays A Soundtrack Created From Capturing Visitors' Movements

Ekko is an installation by Thilo Frank that records the sound of people as they pass, remixes them, and plays them back.

Design Taxi Transforms Ambient City Sounds Into Music

The ‘Sound Taxi’, created by artist Yuri Suzuki, converts the noises heard during a trip through the streets of London into original music in real-time.

Home Listen To Shifting Tectonic Plates With In-House Microphones

Nine geological microphones embedded into the foundation of artist Doug Aitken's house allow guests to listen to the shifting tectonic plates.

Retail Make Mobile Payments Using Ultrasonic Sound

Start-up Naratte introduces new tech that uses a device's speaker and mic to make transactions.

Technology Laser Assisted Microphone Makes Next Leap in Sound Technology

David Schwartz, a digital audio pioneer, will soon be unveiling a new design for a microphone that is aided by lasers to isolate "pure sound."