20 Jan '12, 3pm

Lifebook Design Combines All Your Gadgets Into One Modular Laptop

Lifebook Design Combines All Your Gadgets Into One Modular Laptop

If you couldn't tell, I'm pretty in to modular gadget design this week. I started the week talking about B-Squares and their push to make electronics modular and thus more easily customizable, upgradable and repairable. And now I'm ending the week with an interesting concept design that turns your common devices into puzzle pieces that create a laptop. © Prashant Chandra Designer Prashant Chandra , an industrial designer from New Delhi, India, had come up with a solution for combining a whole lot of independent gadgets. Instead of repeating hardware -- such as with an iPad acting as a larger version of an iPhone, an iPod acting like a lost part from said phone, and all of these acting as fragmented components of a laptop -- this concept combines the traits of devices to create a functioning laptop in order to reduce repetition and wasted hardware. Chandra writes, "Our life...

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