YouTube theater streams movies from smartphones to the big screen


Puny screens of smartphones are no match for the giant display of the YouTube theater. Created by artist Aaron Jones, YoutubeTheater is a guerrilla theater where users can run videos from a smartphone onto a large screen. Smartphones can dock into the theater that takes advantage of public accessibility of wireless networks to project media from the phone onto a large screen. The theater is planned at the site of a garage in Detroit, where the existing wall will be used as a projection surface.

Via: designboom

Dynamic lights can be modified into the shape of your choice


Guss modular lighting system from designer Santiago Sevillano can have a number of shapes, you just need to have enough creativity to put its units together in the shape you choose. The light is made out of numerous urvilinear components, which can be separated, recombined, and mixed and matched to create the lamp of your choice, in the look that works best for you.

Via: YankoDesign, ShoeboxDwelling

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PaperPhone is a paper thin smartphone


The super thin and super light PaperPhone has about the same thickness as a sheet of paper, but it also has the capabilities you expect from a smartphone. Display for the phone is a flexible e-ink, and users can interact with it by bending the device, flipping corners, or writing on it with a stylus. The prototype phone has memory storage, audio playback, texting, and can make phone calls. And you’ve probably noticed that it does not have a camera or a color display. PaperPhone is the invention of Roel Vertegaal, the director of Queen’s University Human Media Lab in Kingston, Ontario.

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MTV’s flip book animation with balloons [video]

MTV created this incredible animation using balloons on a railway track as a flip book. It is pretty interesting as each balloon bursts, making way to the next frame, a balloon.

Crazy roof dreams of making bicycles weatherproof


In some different dimension, this removable windshield and roof system would actually serve to protect the bicyclist from bad weather. In this world, the poor cyclist won’t stand a chance again gusts of wind, and will have to deal with the weird appendage limiting visibility.

Via: Toxel

Ninja game has a boobalicious Epic Nod advertisement [video]


The video seems to be a rather unusual style for promoting a ninja videogame, but boobies make everything better, so it’s all good. Don’t forget to nod along when you watch.

Via: TheRawFeed

Vintage style posters for Cars 2

If you haven’t been keeping track, know that Cars 2 is all geared up for release. To celebrate the release, Pixar designers created these retro-styled posters for the movie. The movie is about the adventure of Lightning McQueen and Mater, as they take off for the world’s first-ever Grand Prix.

Via: MMM

Transformers sculptures made from waste auto parts


We’ve come to expect a Chinese connection when we hear of DIY transformer sculptures, and we’re rarely disappointed. These sculptures were on display at the Nanjing International Auto Exhibition in China. These Transformers resembling pieces have been made waste pieces/ scraps from cars and bikes. No wonder some of them look so angry.

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