• Monday, March 02, 2015

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Published Date: February 28, 2015
The Argus Helmet

The Argus Helmet

Argus is a third eye, invented by Samiul Haque, Istiak Ahmed Inam and Mainul Hasan Alin. It is made to send tactile feedback through vibration motors to the user if there is any vehicle approaching him. “We tried to 3d depth map the rear of a cyclist using a gyroscope and a Sonar...

Published Date: February 28, 2015
Office solution for Presentations

Office solution for Presentations

One of the projects which received much admiration at The Makers Lab was the 'Interactive Office Solution for Presentation' by engineers Afifa Tahira and Halima Akhter. Credited as one of the most popular inventions by the audience at the event, these young individuals have already proved themselves competent inventors. The aim of their invention...

Published Date: February 28, 2015
Product Popularity Evaluator

Product Popularity Evaluator

In today's world of modern technology and globalisation, consumers deal with a wide variety of brands selling very similar products to choose from. To determine which of these products are more popular than others, Md. Rakin Sarder Arko has come up with an invention that records the activity around a product in supermarkets,...

Published Date: February 28, 2015
The AR Box

The AR Box

As a prototype, 'The reward based academic games through applied knowledge' or The Air Box gave the audience of The Makers Lab a fun invention to try out. Developed by prominent individuals Aurko Roy, Rafid Wahid and Fahmida Afrin Synthia, the project became much appreciated at the Makers Lab. The sole purpose of the...

Published Date: February 28, 2015
The Interactive Classroom Board

The Interactive Classroom Board

Among the impressive inventions that emerged from The Maker's Lab, was the Immersive Augmented Education system, by Akkas Uddin Haque. Haque is a Software Engineer who came up with an interactive classroom board that can essentially detect hand movements (sometimes to create 3D images) and can be used by teachers to interact with...

Published Date: February 28, 2015
Toru-The Idea Tree

Toru-The Idea Tree

Yet another platform that emerged recently is Toru - the idea tree, a think tank and a ground for innovation and creativity. Earlier this month, Toru organised a 5-day long workshop, where 21 young people were encouraged to innovate and create social change for the better. The workshops conducted by Nazmus Saquib, a...