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Smart Radio Plays Music To Match Your Mood, Based On Your Facial Expression
By Junru Tan, 28 Sep 2016
Creative studio Uniform has recently introduced a new product, named ‘Solo’, which is a radio that is capable of reading your expression, and playing matching music to match your mood.
The device has a circular screen that captures a photo of the person standing in front of it. The image is then send to a Microsoft program that analyzes facial features by calculating the emotion of the user according to values of happiness, sadness and anger.
By combining facial feature recognition software with Spotify’s music valence ratings, the smart radio has the ability to pair specific tracks with various moods.
The innovative prototype is specially designed to be approachable, playful and engaging. You may read more about the prototype on Uniform and It’s Nice That.
[via It’s Nice That, images via Uniform]
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