A haptic, shape-changing interface for intelligent thermostat
A thermostat you start to have feelings for
Everyday objects are bursting with technology. When the communication becomes too complex, we add extra graphic applications. Done. Or not? This intelligent thermostat lights up, changes shape upon touch, shows what you do. Finally, interaction by touch. How great is that?
Anke van Oosterhout
Industrial Design, Eindhoven University of Technology
Reseacher: Miguel Bruns Alonso