Some Chinese theaters have introduced cinema texting, where viewers’ comments can be sent directly to the screen for everyone else to see.
Spain’s Instituto de Biomecánica de Valencia has now created the Harken project, which places sensors into seatbelts and car seats to track drivers’ alertness.
Ignore No More is an Android app that enables parents to remotely shut down their child’s smartphone until they return their calls.
QBracelet is a minimalist wristband that can give smartphones extra power when there’s no available outlet.
Singapore-based Packnada enables passengers to travel with only a passport, through a wardrobe storage service that delivers to their hotel every time they land.
SOUNDSIGHT headphones use an on-board camera to instantly capture and share video and audio of the wearer’s location or activity.
The Defender is a small tool that includes an alarm, pepper spray, photo capture and automatic emergency service alerts in one.
Popcart enables users to simply copy the ingredients from any online recipe and immediately get them delivered through FreshDirect.
Pumpipumpe is a Switzerland-based project that is encouraging residents to place stickers on their mailbox to denote the goods they’re willing to lend to their neighbors.
The Smart Replicas project uses augmented reality and 3D printed reproductions of priceless museum objects to make visits more hands-on.