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Phubber Protector / Public Desgin

Phubber Protector

The popularity of smart phone makes people rely on their cell phones. However, as the technology progress, people appear to stare at their phone even when they are walking. Though the advancement of technology brings a lot of benefits, it also causes some new problems.Using phone while walking caused lots of traffic accidents. Most of accidents are caused by people who cross the street while staring at the screen in stead of the road. Phubber Protecto is a signal set on the ground designed for pedestrians who always using their phones. Before they cross the street, they will see the signal beneath them and know if they should stop.

University

Tatung University

Tatung University
Taipei, Taiwan

SHIH-JEN SU,
Tatung University

Yu-Ching Hsieh,
Tatung University