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Soundclock / Digital Clock


Watch a video, find a meme, scroll scroll scroll. Nowadays, it's hard for people to just pause for a second with social media around. Soundclock is a digital clock which can help people gain a moment of tranquility.

Soundclock requires the user to quiet down before it would show the time. It forms a moment of conscious quietness from the user, which in turn gives the user a moment of mindfulness and thus a brief break from the restless consumption of media.

When Soundclock detects the noise level to be too high, it simply plays a soothing "TikTok" sound of a traditional clock. Unobtrusive, but still reminding the user of the passing time.


National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan, Taiwan

Elvis Hsu,
National Cheng Kung University