Introducing The Sticker Phone...

08 June 2012

 

Introducing The Sticker Phone

We have solar powered roofs on our homes, solar powered umbrellas, and solar powered aeroplanes,we use solar power to power satellites, so why not a solar powered mobile phone?  

Solar powered mobile phones do seem to be the way the market is going, with designers and manufacturers each pursuing this kind of fairly lo-cost technology to power their designs especially what with the amount of solar energy on tap.  It’s a robust solution to power mobiles as well as an effective way of reducing your carbon footprint.

The sticker phone is one such eco- friendly concept design by industrial designer Liu Hsiang-Ling.  The idea is simple enough, the handset is made out of silicone and it has slight arch in its structure which allows for the phone to be stuck to a window in your car, office or in the home, so that you can charge your phone.  Because of its flexible shape, it makes it easier to take the phone off when you need it.  It also has an onboard battery so that the phone can store the power generated...