Archive for the ‘Design Submissions’ Category

MAZE LCD watch activates at night.

October 31st, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: This watch keeps its LCD screen always on. The built in light sensor is activate the backlight in dark environment. The upper two digits is the hours the two of the middle is the minutes and the lower two digits is the seconds.

Take a walk between the signs and explore the numbers!

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Orbital Decay watch uses single ‘hand’ to show hours & minutes

October 29th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: I was trying to think of a very simple and intuitive way of showing the time with essential a digital “one handed analogue” type of time telling format. The easiest way it seemed to do this is to have a hand moving in two directions, rotationally for one part of the time telling and towards and away from the pivot for the other. I soon realised after looking at one of my older designs “Tri-Ripple” that the most intuitive way of doing this is an expanding orbit around the pivot point. Like a satellite slowly moving slowly away from the object its orbiting.

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∏ / Pi Watch Design Divides Time

October 26th, 2012
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Design submitted by Andrew from the UK.

Andrew says: “The following LCD watch concept uses an analogue display based on a Pie Chart to display the portion / percentage of time that has elapsed. Read the rest of this entry »

11°11’11” Watch Design Points to the Time

October 25th, 2012
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Design submitted by Romain from France.

Romain says: “I had the idea of an arrow-shaped watch design, with also digits like arrows. In short, an arrow-watch! I also wanted that, at a specific moment of the day, there to be three arrows instead of the digits. For this moment, I chose 11 hours, 11 minutes, 11 seconds.

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ZeroPointOne Watch Design Inspired by HAL 9000

October 24th, 2012
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

My idea is an LCD display, that reacts to light, like a human eye does. To express this idea, I let myself inspire by HAL 9000, the ship’s computer in Stanley Kubrick’s motion picture 2001: a space odyssey. Read the rest of this entry »

Sliced Watch Design Lets You Decide How To Read Time

October 23rd, 2012
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Design submitted by Matt from Canada.

Matt says: “This idea came while I was working on another design (the AD 1224). It’s a combination of an analog hour display with digitally displayed minutes and second (or month and day ). Read the rest of this entry »

Time with a Twist – Combination Watch

October 22nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Sarah from the UK.

Sarah says, “I came up with this watch design when randomly when opening a security lock at work. I was thinking… wow, wouldn’t it be awesome if a watch did that too? Read the rest of this entry »

Half Watch LCD design split in two

October 19th, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: What sort of watch display would make heads turn? Perhaps one that looks like only half a watch. The hexagonal case of the “HALF WATCH” is split vertically so that the LCD display screen takes up only the right-hand portion of the hexagon.

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Raptor LED watch races onto your wrist.

October 18th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “Raptor”. I didnt really have a preconception for this design. I simply wanted to create an organic design with a simple time telling method. I started off sketching simple organic snake like forms which subconsciously became more engineered.

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Quad LCD watch overlays the digits.

October 17th, 2012
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Design submitted by Pawel from Germany.

Pawel says: I have been a fan of your watches for several years now. After I discovered the blog I was excited by the idea that a design of mine may come to life! So I started developing a design that would be entirely new while appropriate to your brand and technically easy to implement.

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Saturn Analogue watch narrows your focus.

October 16th, 2012
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Design submitted by Marko from Serbia.

Marko says: I was inspired by planet Saturn. Unlike traditional analog watch, Saturn watch displays only the digits to represent the time while the rests remain concealed under the disk.

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Terraform LED watch scans the planet surface.

October 15th, 2012
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Design submitted by Logan from the USA.

Logan says: What to wear to a formal event?  LEDs, a smoked black lens, and engraved metal.

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Full Binary LCD watch includes binary reading hints

October 12th, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: The screen is divided into three sections, each containing two columns of signs. The first section displays hours, the second minutes, and the final section tells the seconds. The first column in each section represents the first digit (10’s place) and the second column displays the second digit (or 1’s place). Each column is composed of 2-4 signs, each representing a power of two.

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NEXD : The Next-gen Android watch.

October 12th, 2012
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Design submitted by Firdaus (Malaysia) & Sam (Germany)

Sam & Firdaus say: NEXD is the next step in the world of wrist worn gadgets. It’s a futuristic and unique Android powered smart phone companion device that packed with functionality and style.

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N3XU5 LCD watch with interlocking squares

October 11th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “N3XU5″ an always on LCD or e-paper watch design.

Anyone who is familiar with recent Android smartphones may well recognise the inspiration for this design.

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