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Bringing the party to you
“Party in a box” is a package sent out to guests across the United States, letting you share your get together with your loved ones living far away. Those who receive the kit have to send back a photo portraying themselves having fun.
Why it matters
Despite distance, this kind of concept could encourage virtual connections. We can’t always celebrate some of the most important moments in our lives surrounded by everyone we care for the most. Is this unconventional way to celebrate at a distance the new tangible way of bringing people closer in this deeply virtual era?
Pleo is a robot-dinosaur that’s becoming popular with adults in Moscow. It’s a home and office toy with a unique personality generated through the experiences it shares with its owner.
This summer, the 130 metre-long metro hallway of the Parisian station Montparnasse has been covered by a huge Disneyland fresco. While on the moving walkway, passengers were invited to wear 3D glasses and be transported to the heart of the amusement park.