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6 Apr 2016

Rough Draft Writing App

Rough Draft is a writing app that wants you to just focus on the writing, not the editing. Instead of being able to delete words as you go, Rough Draft shows a strikethrough of the words instead,
24 Feb 2016

Free Short Stories Vending Machines

In Grenoble, commuters can get their hands on free fiction from one of eight vending machines from publisher Short Édition placed throughout the city, mostly in public buildings such as libraries and city hall. Users can select
25 May 2015

Mobile Input Device Phree Writes Anywhere

Phree is the world’s first digital high resolution, write-virtually-anywhere mobile input device that lets users write in any language, draw, annotate, and express themselves on virtually any surface. Phree connects to practically any device – phone, tablet,
14 Apr 2015

Pay or Share Content

German platform PayOrShare allows readers to first enjoy the content and then decide how they want to pay for it by choosing one of two options: a small amount of money or a post on their social network of
28 Jul 2014

Dual Purpose Book of Barbeque

Offering a more innovative take on a regular cookbook, Brazilian cookware brand Tramontina and JWT Brazil created Biblia Definitiva Do Churrasco (The Bible of Barbeque), which contains instructions and all the tools and materials needed to cook
19 Jun 2014

Scribble Colour Pen

Scribble is the first coloring device of its kind that can take the world of color around you and transfer it directly to either paper or your favourite mobile device. The Scribble pen and stylus pairs with
12 Mar 2014

Spritz Re-imagines Reading

Reading is inherently time consuming because your eyes have to move from word to word and line to line. Traditional reading also consumes huge amounts of physical space on a page or screen, which limits reading effectiveness
9 Oct 2013

Skydive Website

Chris Hirst and Huilin Zhao from Kiwi start up Designbymobile are claiming a world first for the creation of a webpage built in mid-air, while skydiving from 8,000 feet. Hirst and Zhao attempted their claimed world first
25 Feb 2013

Clipped Summaries

Clipped analyzes text grammatically to extract the most important information from an article. The algorithm identifies sentence structures statisitically, and graphically determines predicate-subject relationships to generate the best bullet-point summaries possible. Plus, Clipped re-reads all of its
21 Jan 2013


One of the drawbacks of a wholehearted conversion to ebooks is the loss of the personal library, without which spontaneous title browsing and recommendation-making among friends is less likely to occur. Ownshelf aims to keep this tradition
16 Oct 2012

Live Broadcast for Friends

Broadcast for Friends is a mobile app, created by popular lifestreaming service Ustream, which allows users to broadcast on their Facebook Timelines live footage as it is recorded on their mobile phones in real-time. There is no
15 Apr 2012

ContactMonkey Easy Sharing

ContactMonkey allow your contacts to download your contact information as quickly, seamlessly and accurately as possible. People will have no problem importing your contact details: ContactMonkey supports address books everywhere. By listing your information on ContactMonkey, you’ll