Why should social distancing mean being on your own?
COVID-19 is the largest pandemic in over 100 years. Nearly half a million people have fell victim to Coronavirus. From this more than 3000 people have died within the past 3 months as a result. Its astonishing to discover how easily Coronavirus can spread due to proximity to other people. In the past decade, feelings of loneliness have become more prevalent in society due to how much more social people have become. This is why CLOCKVID-20 is the perfect tool for people who want a social life, whilst isolating during this time.
Numerous uses - from video chatting with friends, to using as a digital to-do list
Closeup of speaker detail
The 3 colour variations - Copper, Silver, Gold
CLOCKVID-20 aims to replace your current clock. Whereas smart speakers are an additional eye-sore to a room. Furthermore, clocks are ornamental and often seen as a piece of art. CLOCKVID-20 has numerous uses as does not discriminate to gender, age or culture. It has the following functionality;
Can be used as a standard clock (in its standby, low power state)
The built-in video camera allows people to easily call their friends via voice
It can also be used as a security camera (which features night mode). The camera also has a feature which mechanically hides the lens meaning your privacy is fully protected when not in use.
Use as a mirror
A digital photo-frame (can be used for family photos, slideshows, or even art work)
Other various smart apps. Can be used to learn new skills/exercises whilst in isolation, allowing a more productive experience. You can then compete with your friends online on specific tasks!
Acknowledgements: Ideation (Ramzan, Haaris), Ethics (Grineviciute, B)