Whoa Board

Create motion sensitive smart clothes

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WhoaMaker@whoaboard · Fool, Foolish Products
Hey All, we're here to answer questions! This project is currently live on kickstarter! A more narrative history of this project can be found here: imgur.com/gallery/1n4Jn
Christian Smith@cjohansmith · President, Phone Halo
Backed this project on kickstarter. I'm most excited about the Whoa platform because it'll allow me to skip about 50 hrs of hw engr on a side project. Concept looks great, can't wait to start tinkering. Looking forward to seeing what other ideas Whoa brings to life!
WhoaMaker@whoaboard · Fool, Foolish Products
@cjohansmith Us too!
Zach SwetzPro@swetzequity · BuiltinPitt.com
Hey this looks cool, do you have any particular use cases in mind? Or is it more a novelty, 'club' clothing type kit?
WhoaMaker@whoaboard · Fool, Foolish Products
@swetzequity sure, our perspective is that this is a tool for realizing interfaces imagined in AR and VR in a way that doesn't require headsets. So concretely things like safety clothing and architectural elements.
WhoaMaker@whoaboard · Fool, Foolish Products
@swetzequity Even more concretely, we prototyped a bike jacket w/ integrated turn signals trigger-able with a shoulder shrug, and egress lighting you can trigger by touching it anywhere.
Zach SwetzPro@swetzequity · BuiltinPitt.com
@whoaboard that makes sense!very exciting and interesting.
Ziga Potocnik@vamatic_watches · VAMATIC™: Swiss Made Watches
Awesome idea. I have one also: https://www.producthunt.com/post... Please feel free to check it.