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  1. Experimenting with gesture detection Innovation
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    Joshua Nunes Cardozo
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    Because we believe that people will interact differently with digital touchpoint in the future, it is important to experiment, to find out what works and what doesn't. For example: what if you could have an interaction with a mirror without touching it or pressing specific buttons. Within our innovation lab we…

  2. Mirabeau's data driven lunch time! Innovation
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    Pjotr Scholtze
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    Since a couple of days you can see if there's a spot free at our very popular lunchroom. It's all engineered together with sensors, data and a huge old school counter.

    We love data at Mirabeau! Not to start an evil empire, but to make life a little bit easier. Our…

  3. A smart meeting room dashboard in airport style Innovation
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    Hayo Rubingh
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    If you are working in an office, big chance you are familiar with the frustrating process of booking a meeting room. No single room seems to be available according to Outlook, however you experience that some rooms are not being used or colleagues use a room without being officially booked.…

  4. Voice for the masses with KaiOS on the banana feature phone Innovation
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    Peet Sneekes
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    This banana shaped feature phone (Nokia 8110) is bringing voice-services to a market of millions in Asia and beyond. In fact, it and many other budget feature phones run KaiOS, the fastest growing mobile operating system in India.

    Peet and his banana phone We recognize this as a huge opportunity for our…

  5. Smart Building Data visualization with a 3D printed controller Innovation
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    Hayo Rubingh
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    Sometimes data cannot be easily read through graphs, lists or maps. Sometimes we need 3D. That’s why we mapped our climate sensor data onto a realtime 3D model. To control this ‘digital twin’ we also created a physical controller, shaped after our office building (KBF). This is the KBF-controller.

    One of…