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This article was published on September 8, 2009


    Talk to the hand because it’s listening.

    Talk to the hand because it’s listening.
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    Zee

    Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos, designing, listening to good music and making lurrrve.

    rings(Is that the worst or best post title you’ve seen this month?)

    Here’s one of those ridiculous ideas that you just want to see come true so you can say you owned one.

    Designed by the creatives at BCK, the concept works as so:

    Working together with your cellphone (presumably via bluetooth), the ‘rings’ are worn on your thumb and little finger. One ring works as the microphone, and the other is the headset.

    You’d supposedly even enjoy a built-in distance sensors, allowing you to send or receive a call simply by placing your hand up to your head.

    On a side note, why on earth the team had to draw on that thumb is beyond me.

    via Mobile Crunch via Into Mobile.

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