Innovation Lab: Disco Dogs, Smart Rings and Hand-crank Phones

By Tim Maytom

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At Mobile Marketing we’re proud to help tech companies showcase their cutting-edge solutions; the Startup Showcase at our Mobile Marketing Summits gives a platform to those companies, and brings audiences one step closer to ideas and developments that are breaking new ground in the market.

In that spirit, our Innovation Lab feature takes a step beyond the world of apps, ads and handsets with slightly bigger screens, in order to share some of the tech world’s innovative ideas. They might be interesting, disruptive or just outright strange, but these are the stories that have caught our eye over the past week.

Disco Dog Turns Your Beagle into a BillboardWith the growth of wearable technology for humans, it’s only fair that pets be able to get in on the fun, and while there are several smart collars and similar accessories available already, the Disco Dog coat for man’s best friend is certainly the most stylish pet wearable we’ve seen.

A neoprene vest fitted with 256 RGB LED lights, the Disco Dog can be programmed using an accompanying app to display messages, animations and patterns in a variety of colours, and can even be set to display “Lost Dog” if your pooch strays …read more

Source:: Mobile App News