« Robot Kleenex Box | Main | Provençal wooden diffusers »

12. 26. 2006

House Party 2nd place winner: party receiver

house%20party%20%282%29.jpg

As promised, here is the #2 winner of the designbloom "House Party" competition. The designer, Jinseup Ted Shin from the U.S., calls it the "party receiver," but it's already been dubbed "Plug + Enjoy."

In the designer's own words:

This is a small electronic device that receives an FM signal from your music player, i.e. ipod, cell phone, cd player or any device equipped with an FM transmitter. At a party it is always hard to control the music you play, the sound of volume is not playing evenly throughout the place and you always have to have a big and bulky stereo system. Just plug this simple device into your power outlets; it will receive songs from your music player, even from your tiny ipod shuffle throughout entire place. It has a simple mechanism, speaker, led, and FM receiver. At first you plug in to a power outlet, the front indicator light will flash. Then turn the front part to locate the signal from your music player, when it finds the signal the color of the light will change to solid green. If that is right signal, you wait for 3 seconds and the light will change to red for volume adjustment. Turn the knob to the volume you like. If you like to pump up the volume you plug more in. You can use power extension cords to make louder and move around.

My only question...where can I buy one?

To check out the rest of the winners and finalists, click on HouseParty.


Posted by Evan    Category: design
Tags:
Email this | Comments (0)
Add to: Yahoo Add to: Google Add to: Digg Add to: Del.icio.us Add to: Reddit Add to: StumbleUpon Add to: Technorati


Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Until then, it won't appear on the entry. Thanks for waiting.)


Back to Top

 





 
swf_ad2.gif


Best of Popgadget
10.21.2010

We're back!! And where we've been...

Hello! It's been a while, and I'm so happy to say, we are going to be back and better than ever. We will be changing just a little bit- bringing you more frequently updated content, in a somewhat abbreviated...
Read More
Popgadget Recent Comments
Popgadget Steals & Deals
Mom Wants Gadgets for Mother's Day
Trade-in Your Old Electronics
Popgadget Giveaway from American Express! My Life on Points
6-Foot HDMI cable at $3.19 includes shipping
Sony offers some exciting deals for Mother's Day
Unlocked iPhone! Only $599. Or $699.
Got four friends? Take a Peek at this great offer
Green Tech: Eco-fashions priced to move
31 ways to save money on technology from PCWorld
Popgadget Random Images

Where is this image from?
See more random images
On This Day
Take a little stroll down memory lane. See what Popgadget was writing about on this day in 2012 2009 2008 2007 2006 2004