Posts Tagged ‘puzzle watch’

Geometrik LCD watch is both artistic and cryptic.

August 6th, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: ”Geometrik” is an LCD concept watch that displays the time and date in a cryptic and artistic way.

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Morse Kode watch with a radical case design

August 2nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Mark from New Zealand.

Mark says: Inspiration / theme for this design came from the well known Morse code.

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Subway LCD watch maps the route for reading the time.

August 1st, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “Subway”. I had an idea of a always on LCD display that showed continuously changing apparently random numbers. Some of the numbers tell the time but without knowing the order are completely meaningless.

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Glyph LCD watch: The time hidden in plain sight.

July 26th, 2012
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: The idea for GLYPH came when thinking about mirror LCD. The term itself became inspiration for this concept.

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Hypercube watch merges Jewel-like facets into Analogue, LCD & LED possibilities.

July 25th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “Hypercube” an analogue format LED watch. I wanted to come up with a simple LED watch that tells the time in an analogue style.

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Play LCD watch links ancient numerals to modern icons.

July 16th, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: ”Play” is an LCD concept watch that displays the time and date using symbols resembling those found on DVD players and other modern gadgets.

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Encryption LCD watch with morse code style display.

July 4th, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd Says: ”Encryption” is an LCD concept watch that displays the time and date in an enigmatic way using what appears to be Morse code.

Don’t worry you don’t need to know Morse code. If you just ignore the dots, you’ll see that the remaining dashes form 4 digits giving the time or date.

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Watch That Shows Time Between The Numbers

April 19th, 2012
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Design submitted by Jens from Sweden.

Jens says: “When I played around with different shapes for digits, I discovered the empty spaces between them and thought these patterns should give enough information to show the time. Read the rest of this entry »

Find the Time within the LCD Bubbles

April 2nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: “In this concept watch design called “Bubbles” the digits are hidden in groups of bubbles. Each of the watch’s 4 oval windows contains 8 identical overlapping transparent bubbles.  Read the rest of this entry »

KAZU displays time as anagram

March 22nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This concept watch design is called “Kazu” after the Japanese word meaning ‘numbers’. I thought it would be fun to create a watch that uses the letters that make up the numbers 0 to 9 instead of the digits themselves and present them in a puzzling way.

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Shadows LCD watch lifts time out of the shade.

February 17th, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This concept watch design is called “Shadows” and is based on a puzzle idea I had some years ago. The display may look cryptic at first, but is actually very easy to read once you know the trick behind it. Read the rest of this entry »

Sudoku watch puzzles the mind whilst telling the time.

January 27th, 2012
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A new concept from the Tokyoflash Design Studio.

Quite simply, the watch face is a game of Sudoku. The missing numbers need to be solved to read the time.

The display is LCD & features would include date, alarm, EL backlight. The touch screen can be used to reveal the answers.

For people who enjoy puzzles & particularly Sudoku, its a great way to keep your brain stimulated during the day. Read the rest of this entry »

Kisai Optical Illusion – Concept To Reality

January 25th, 2012
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Kisai Optical Illusion is the latest concept to become reality from the Tokyoflash Design Studio Blog. The concept was originally featured on the blog in September 2010. Kisai Optical Illusion is now available to buy in a choice of four color variations. Read the rest of this entry »

An LED Wrist Watch That Has Domino FX

December 12th, 2011
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: “This watch design is based on one of my puzzle ideas and, although it looks baffling initially, is actually incredibly easy to understand. It is called “Domino FX” because of the 4 domino-like figures in the display. However, these are not really dominoes, but digital 8s with up to 7 spots arranged inside each.

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Tsumu watch stacks numbers to build time.

December 6th, 2011
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This watch design is called “Tsumu” after the Japanese word meaning “to stack”.

Instead of having 4 relatively small digits displayed beside each other, as with conventional digital watches, I thought it might be fun to make them much larger and of different shades, colours and thicknesses and stacked on top of each other so that, while they might still be easily recognizable to the initiated, they might just seem like a meaningless array of colourful shapes to everyone else. That said, the time and date can be displayed as an animation by pressing the appropriate button twice, so that the digits are revealed one after another in order from the bottom to the top. Read the rest of this entry »