Helmet-in-1

September 19, 2006 at 10:02 pm (Science)

helmet click125x143It is a bike helmet which can play music or audio books, with hook-ups for an iPod or tape cassette. It can record speech through built-in microphones, and GPS (Global Positioning System) warns the wearer of hazards on a given route. It also can detect important sounds like a fire siren to mute music when necessary. It has a Motorola cell phone with Bluetooth installed so a bicyclist can talk on the phone, hands-free.

This inventor from MIT has even made a soda vending machine which has a screen with scrabble type game on it. So, anyone makes a word and second person can continue… and with time the words becomes a community based game.

Learn more @ CNet News

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