luckybits: birdbox luckybits: birdbox
feb 08, 2010

luckybits: birdbox

luckybits (durrell bishop and tom hulbert) have developed an app and product that mixes the iPhone together with a physical object. ‘birdbox’ is a birdhouse and free app which turns an iPhone or iPod touch into a nesting box cuckoo alarm clock. the alarm gently wakens you with the sound and sight of nesting birds. when you touch the clock face, it reveals the interior of the birdbox.

  • it wakes you if you push it?
    how are you supposed to push it while you are asleep?

    kaze says:
  • dear kaze,
    you’re right – it was not made clear.
    the user can press the clock face to view images of birds within the box.
    the alarm functions separately from this.

    andrea db says:
  • No, that would be silly!
    You can set the alarm by moving the alarm arrow on the outside of the clock face… it works just like a normal alarm too.

    heleng says:
  • Love it

    T says:
  • Cute, but I don’t think it’s a great idea to sleep with your head so close to a ipod/phone.

    ronnie says:

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