Energize - During the day we use a several different electrical equipments like: kitchen blender, iron and coffee machines. What the user might not know is how much power this appliances consume during the use. Coordinate the necessary time of use and the overtime is a difficult task. http://vimeo.com/7031679
Levels - What it is? Energize, an electronic socket, provides a quick visual feedback, giving to the user real time information about the amount of power she is consuming How does it works? When an electronic or home appliance is used the Energize socket starts to work. According to the time and amount of energy which is been used on the specific socket a red light stripe appear in the centre and grows to the edges when the consumption increases. http://vimeo.com/7031679
Energize - http://vimeo.com/7031679 by Anders Hojmose Pedro N Andrade CIID 2009 Project developed in 24 hours during the Video Prototype class with Vinay Venkatraman at the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design. pictures by Pedro Nakazato Andrade video by Anders Højmose and Pedro Nakazato Andrade
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Pedro Nakazato Andrade
Interaction Designer at IDEO San Francisco, CA