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  • Le Laboratoire’s Ophone Is A Smartphone For The Nose That Knows

    Le Laboratoire’s Ophone Is A Smartphone For The Nose That Knows

    Can you smell a symphony? If Le Laboratoire has its way, you soon will. The contemporary art and design sensor founded by academic and scientists David Edwards in 2007 was at Wired’s 2013 event in London this week, showing their latest creation: an olfactory experience unlike any other, delivered digitally like an email or instant message. Read More

  • Digital signage system emits aromas to attract customers

    Digital signage system emits aromas to attract customers

    Japanese Tech powerhouses NTT Communications and Recruit developed a digital signage system capable of simultaneously emitting scents and showing compatible commercials. A prototype is currently being tested in an underground shopping mall in Tokyo. The idea is to get passery-by to walk into a cafe or buy a certain product by not only showing them video ads but also by by appealing to… Read More