An Article About "MODE.TOKYO" Was Published in ”HANSOKUKAIGI”
An article about "MODE.TOKYO" was published in ”HANSOKUKAIGI”. Click here to see the Web site: http://www.sendenkaigi.com/books/back-number-hansokukaigi/4924
The Start of a Demonstration Experiment Targeting Foreign Tourists by Using Rental Cycle and Smartphone
OPEN INNOVATION LAB. starts a demonstration experiment targeting foreign tourists who are staying at hotels in the Shinagawa area. Tourists will be provided with a mobile app which informs them on obscure sights, landmarks, famous stores of shopping streets around Kyu-Tokaido Avenue Shinagawa-shuku and Tennozu Isle. The experiment is jointly conducted by COGICOGI Co., Ltd., Shinagawa City, Keikyu Corporation, Daiichi Hotel Tokyo Seafort Hankyu Hanshin Hotels Co., Ltd. and us.
INNOLAB Exhibits at Ars Electronica Festival 2015
OPEN INNOVATION LAB. exhibits at the ARS ELECTRONICA FESTIVAL 2015, the world’s prestigious festival of media art to be held in Austria, Linz from September 3 to 7, 2015. We have created and will exhibit artwork that portrays images of a future city in which trees and people sympathize with one another. Our work here is based on the festival’s theme “Post City—Habitats for the 21st Century.” Click here for the press release:http://www.isid.co.jp/news/2015/0903.html
Mr. Suzuki's Interview Was Published in the Magazine, Engineer Type
Mr. Suzuki's interview was published in the magazine, Engineer Type. "Why is OPEN INNOVATION LAB. working on projects such as urban planning, sight-seeing, and fashion, which don't seem to be related with IT?" He will be answering to this question by explaining about his past activities, and how it lead to studying Robotinity&Fashion. Click here to see the article: http://engineer.typemag.jp/article/inolab-suzuki
An Article About Robotinity&Fashion Was Published in the Digital Edition of GQ
An article about Robotinity&Fashion, which Kyun_kun and OPEN INNOVATION LAB. are working on, was published in the digital edition of GQ. Click here to see the article: http://gqjapan.jp/fashion/news/20150729/kyunkun-the-robotics-fashion-creator
The Smile Mirror Signage Will be Put on Display at the School Backpack Try-on Event Booth of AEON
The smile mirror signage will be put on display at the school backpack try-on event booth of AEON at the "Enfant Summer Festival 2015" to be held this summer. The events will be held respectively at Nagoya on July 25, Tokyo on August 1, and Osaka on August 9. After choosing a backpack, if the child smiles and poses towards the smile mirror, a photo will be taken at once and generated into a postcard. Small toys will also be handed out to children. For those who request, there will also be a service where photos will be downloadable from the internet. Last year's "Enfant Summer Festival 2014" was a great success with people lining up at every venue. To those who are planning to visit, please do stop by our booth *The application period for visiting Enfant Summer Festival 2015 has already ended.
An Article About Robotinity&Fashion Was Published in the Digital Edition of VOGUE JAPAN
An article about Robotinity&Fashion, which Kyun_kun and OPEN INNOVATION LAB. are working on, was published in the digital edition of VOGUE JAPAN. Click here to see the article: http://www.vogue.co.jp/special-feature/2015-07/24/inolab
Appearing on Stage For Lecture by the Hosts of "SPORTEC 2015"
Mr. Morita will be appearing on stage for a lecture conducted by the hosts of "SPORTEC 2015," to be held at Tokyo Big Sight on Thursday, July 30. He will be speaking about the "Everyspo!" participatory experiments held at Osaki of Shinagawa district on March 2015, and also on future plans, during a panel discussion with hosts such as Naohiko Koutake of the Graduate School of Keio University. To apply for this seminar, please access the official website of SPORTEC2015: https://www.sports-st.com/ Official website of Everspo!: http://everyspo.com/
Release of Multiplayer Puzzle Game App "KANSEN Now! BATTLE"
The multiplayer puzzle game app "KANSEN Now! BATTLE" has been released. This app is created with a motif of Coba-U bacteria, a fictional bacteria that is stuck on reggae singer Coba-U. The original app "KANSEN Now!," which was released in 2013, now has an online multiplayer mode where players can play against their friends online. Click here to download: https://itunes.apple.com/jp/app/id1014957509
An Article About Robotinity&Fashion Was Published in Asahi Shimbun Withnews
An article about Kyun_kun who is working with OPEN INNOVATION LAB. as their Robotinity technologist was published in Asahi Shimbun withnews. Click here to see the article: withnews
Notification of Starting Research on Wearable Robotics, and Setting Up a Booth at DECODED FASHION Tokyo Summit 2015
As a project related to the research of futuristic urban planning, OPEN INNOVATION LAB. will be commencing research & development on wearable robotics, a tool which blends into future cities. For this project, we will be inviting an engineer who works as a Robotics Fashion Creator, Kyun_kun to be an external researcher. Also, through cooperative research with domestic and international institutions, we aim for this project to become a milestone for future plans. As a first step to our research & development project, we will be setting up a booth at DECODED FASHION Tokyo Summit 2015. A prototype of a wearable robot will be displayed. It has no support function for daily activities, and rather than being convenient, the robot is designed to be more fashionable and artistic. DECODED FASHION http://www.tokyo.decodedfashion.com/
The AquaCAVE Project Was Featured in the TV Program "SENSORS," Broadcasted by Nippon TV
On July 4, the AquaCAVE project, currently being developed by Rekimoto Lab of the University of Tokyo and Inolab, was featured in a TV program "SENSORS", broadcasted by Nippon TV. The program was filmed at the Hongo Campus where the joint research studio is located.
An Article About the AquaCAVE Project Was Published on the Website of the TV Program, "SENSORS" of Nippon TV
An article about the AquaCAVE project, currently being developed by Rekimoto Lab of the University of Tokyo and Inolab, was published on the website of the TV program, "SENSORS" of Nippon TV. http://www.sensors.jp/post/rekimoto.html
New Contents Added to the Interactive AR Theatre Currently Shown at GFO
New contents have been added today, Wednesday, July 1, to the "Interactive AR Theatre," a game which uses real-time motion detection, currently shown at the 3rd floor of The Lab of Grand Front Osaka. There will be 3 kinds of contents shown this time, where for example players can enjoy having a dance lesson with their teacher in a virtual atmosphere using motion detection. The games are open to everybody, so please stop by to try it out. *Displayed contents may change without prior notice.
An Article About the Everyspo! App Was Published on the Monthly Magazine, PROJECT DESIGN
An article about the Everyspo! app was published on the august edition of monthly magazine, PROJECT DESIGN. Click here to see the digital edition(requires payment): http://www.projectdesign.jp/201508/sport-is-the-starting-point/002329.php