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Near-Hear / communication device


Near-Hear is a set of two appliances, one on your parents' place, the other on your's, a rental apartment maybe. Both of them can receive the sound in their area, transmit it to each other.

I believed sound can comfort an anxious heart, especially comes from a familiar object or movement. Mom's cooking and Dad's parking his car, even the sound of steps hears so relieved to me.

In the same way, parents hear our daily sound such as a cough, a ringtone, clicks when using laptop, they'll know we're taking good care of ourselves.

By hearing the sound we can give each other care and space in the same time.


Taiwan Tech

Taiwan Tech
Taipei, Taiwan

Chih Hsiang Ko


Taiwan Tech

Taiwan Tech
Taipei, Taiwan