Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Pellta Air / Security Device

Pellta Air
Pellta Air

Pellta Air is a security device that protects you from unauthorised access to your audio and video data. The smartphone often accompanies us 24/7, waiting to be addressed by touch or voice. For the user, it is often impossible to understand which programs are really on acoustic reception. Even when switched off, the device is not absolutely off. This is especially a concern in the business and research context. A specially developed process applies a constant stream of air to the phones‘ microphones. As a result, they perceive an enormous volume and can no longer process anything else. The phone always remains accessible and audible.

University

University of the Arts Berlin

University of the Arts Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Dominik Annies,
University of the Arts Berlin