Application platform for location and product design for flexible displays and materials.
Interaction design and visual design art direction inclusive of the areas of concept development, on-device UI/UX, and UI component toolkits.
Markus Eklund, Brody Larson, Laura Lee, Lina Liner, Rita Parada, Christine Rode, Charlie Sutton, Pawena Thimaporn
Marauder is a map. It brings back the pleasure and beauty of using,
collecting and even making your own maps.
6" LED front-lit, multi-touch
CPT Transflective, always ready
1024x768 pixel resolution at 200 ppi
60 fps for smooth scrolling and panning
Finger and water resistant superhydrophobic coating
Fiber optics cover
Built in 2.5 watt hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery
Up to 2 months of map use
Tethered charging via USB to power adapter or computer
128 GB of internal storage
Internet of Me storage
USB 3 connector port
Ambient light sensor
The display technology chosen for Marauder enables the screen to display (non-interactive) content during sleep, allowing the device to remain useful even while consuming a minimum of power.
These movies were originally created for testing purposes.
UI design was inspired by printed materials such as guide books and atlases.
Design fictions were created to validate the UI designs and to explore the possibilities afforded by lenses and potential partner relationships.