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The Refrigerator Speaks: The Secret Language of Things

A session at SXSW Interactive 2011

Sunday 13th March, 2011

3:30pm to 4:30pm (CST)

Why have smart refrigerators failed to take hold? Where are the smart tables that were supposed to fill our homes? Smart products with embedded sensors are poised to share their intelligence, but lack of connections among products and services have limited their usefulness. Until now. In this session, we will showcase emerging smart products and break down the design and technology that will separate the wheat from the chaff. We’ll examine the connections these products will make with our lives by bringing more sensibility to sensor-based products.

LEVEL: Intermediate

About the speakers

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Chloe Gottlieb

Chief Creative Officer, R/GA US. I believe Creativity can change the world. bio from Twitter

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Will Turnage

I make digital things

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24 attendees

  • Francesco D'Orazio
  • Andy K. Cheng
  • brenton
  • Ben Essen
  • chloe gottlieb
  • Chuck Fletcher
  • Dave Christensen
  • Corey Gehrt
  • Jen van der Meer
  • Loretta Hui
  • Omar Green
  • Tim Holden
  • Nick Parish
  • Patricia Marinho
  • Reinier Ladan
  • R
  • Shannon Darrough
  • Sylvain Martel
  • Thomas Daly
  • Tom Whitwell
  • Ted Leung
  • vikramtank
  • Bridget Houlihan
  • Will Turnage

32 trackers

  • Aayush Iyer
  • Ashley Novak
  • David Damore
  • Chris Heathcote
  • Paul Mison
  • Benjamin Turner
  • Bruno Alves Mendonça
  • catherine nygaard
  • Cennydd
  • changeorder
  • Cristiano Dias
  • Michael Pusateri
  • danielc
  • Dave Surgan
  • Dan Weingrod
  • John ousby
  • Josh Clark
  • Hanni Ross
  • Hundert Grad
  • Dan W
  • David Friedman
  • Joe Carey
  • Johannes Kleske
  • liangcw
  • Luciana Misura
  • Mike Stenhouse
  • Herman Kuiper
  • Sean Singleton
  • Rachel Coldicutt
  • Tara
  • sonderformat
  • Gavin Bell

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When

Time 3:30pm4:30pm CST

Date Sun 13th March 2011

Where

Salon K, Hilton Austin Downtown

Session type

Dual

Session Hash Tag

#smartthings

Short URL

lanyrd.com/scqmx

Official session page

schedule.sxsw.com/…event_IAP7116

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