Why modular design makes easy work of outdoor adventures

August 30, 2017 in Design, IoT, Lifestyle, Modularity

 It stands to reason that people involved in outdoor pursuits such as camping and hiking want their equipment to be versatile and multifunctional. Most outdoor equipment needs to be compact and easily transportable. Items that serve more than one purpose are preferable to single use items in terms of portability and sustainability. Outdoor wear has long adopted this ethos with items such as modular gloves and trousers popular to wear. Advances in design (including the materials goods are made from) and technology simultaneously result in interesting ways to maximise outdoor potential. Moduware is involved in a number interesting modules targeting the outdoor enthusiast. Here’s some other designs that have captured our imagination.

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The Hard and Soft of Augmented Reality

August 30, 2017 in Lifestyle, Modularity

Augmented reality (AR) is coming to personal hardware. We’re moving on from the keyboard and into a range of devices from headsets to mobiles to contact lenses. Here we take a look at some of the latest applications and the role that modular devices can play. AR disrupts traditional technology companies. Traditional tech companies are opting in on hardware to get ready for the mainstream adoption of AR. Snapchat have recently joined the hardware market with the upcoming release…

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