Posts Tagged ‘puzzle watch’

Ikimono cute creature LCD watch

May 22nd, 2013
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: Ikimono is an unusual yet loveable LCD concept watch design that uses cute-looking creatures to display the time and date. Ikimono is the Japanese word for “creatures”.

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IOD shows time inside-out

May 16th, 2013
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: When working on inside-out-displays I thought, what about letting the number segments themselves be interlaced? For IOD I chose a single classical 7-segment digit and gave it the dense information of three digits.

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Digitz watch signals the time with hand gestures.

April 16th, 2013
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: Somebody asked me the time the other day across a busy office and I found myself gesturing the time across the office with my hands rather than having to shout. I then thought this is a pretty universal method of communicating numbers and would suit an LCD display, “Digitz” was born.

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Framed LCD watch thinks ‘Inside the box’

March 28th, 2013
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: “Framed” is an LCD concept watch that displays the time and date in an enigmatic way using rectangular boxes containing strange, seemingly meaningless patterns and shapes.

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DOTRIX LCD watch: Cryptic, but intuitive.

March 6th, 2013
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: “Dotrix” is an LCD concept watch that displays the time and date with a code that uses unique patterns of dots to represent numbers.

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Confusion LCD puzzle watch jumbles up the time.

February 6th, 2013
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: “Confusion” is a modern-looking LCD concept watch that displays the time in a simple but puzzling way using jumbled up numbers. The idea occurred to me over a year ago after seeing Heather and Sam’s design “Out of Order”.

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Hiding LCD watch lets your subconscious fill in the gaps

February 5th, 2013
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Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says: Some artworks are intentionally incomplete, so that the brain constructs alone, the missing parts.

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Tessera LCD watch uses columns to tell the time.

January 24th, 2013
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This LCD concept watch displays the time and date using an enigmatic-looking arrangement of shapes made up of squares. That’s why it’s called “Tessera”, after the small square tiles used to make mosaics.

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Loading… watch shows time as computer progress bar.

January 15th, 2013
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Design submitted by Max from the USA.

Max says: Loading screens are awful, anyone who has ever played a video game know how much loading screens ruin the flow of a game. They’re like getting stuck in heavy traffic. But now I realize a Loading screen makes a perfect watch.

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Arcadia LCD watch for retro gamers.

January 14th, 2013
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: ”Arcadia” is an LCD concept watch design with a choice of 3 fun displays to tell you the time: one has alien invaders similar to the ones in some retro arcade games, another has rain clouds and the other jellyfish. So, hopefully, there’s something to appeal to everyone.

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KAKU watch uses Kanji strokes to tell time

January 9th, 2013
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany

Sam says: KAKU is a 12-5-9 concept that uses kanji with different stroke counts instead of numbers. The inspiration came when looking up a kanji in a dictionary. The kanji were sorted by components, reading and also the amount of stokes, that are required to write them.

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Digital Warp LCD watch replicates a black hole on your wrist.

January 3rd, 2013
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “Digital Warp” an always on LCD watch. This design just came from an image that popped into my head. The image was digits that were distorted around a circle “warped” if you like. So I just made four digits concentric wrapped around each other as if they were being sucked into a black hole in the centre of the display.

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Keiro LCD watch : A digital pathway to read the time

November 12th, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This LCD concept watch design is named “Keiro” after the Japanese word meaning pathway.

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Bermuda LED watch has all the answers

November 5th, 2012
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Design submitted by Colby from South Africa.

Colby says: With inspiration from the intrigue of The Bermuda Triangle and crop circles, coupled with the classic feel of 1960-1980′s sci-fi movies, the ‘Bermuda’ was born. My underlying principle was to use an unconventional watch shape, and include a one-of-a-kind function.

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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 »