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TIeME / Timer concept


‘TIeME’, a timer which aims to help users to release themselves from information explosion. The initial inspiration of the product is from the idea of wabi- sabi which explains as the beautiful, peaceful and incomplete things. Users can restrict themselves by placing TIeME on top of their devices. This shows the progress of ink dyeing to represent unused time of their devices. Static pebble has been used to represent balance and calmness which the product can bring to people who suffer from distractions of social media. TIeME aims to bring back the balance between internet and reality. Users will better to focus on and achieve inner peace.


RMIT University

RMIT University
Melbourne, Australia

Zunbo Hu,
RMIT University

Yiyang Liu,
RMIT University

Yijie Zheng,
RMIT University