Obsessive Computer Hoodies, Headbands, Headscarves
Joe Malia, student in Interaction Design at the Royal College of Art in London, is obviously tired of all the distractions of actual (as opposed to virtual) life.
(Hoodie for obsessive computer user)
His design also seems to be the answer for those weak LCD screens (maybe I need one of these for my digital camera...)
(Headband for for the PDA-obsessed)
You could come up with some artsy commentary to go with it ("By wearing the mobile phone scarf, you can venture into public spaces confident that if the need to compose a private text message were to arise the object could be pulled over the face to create an isolated environment") but this is about computers-uber-alles - I'm into my screen and don't bug me!
For another take on cellphone privacy that spans the 1920's to the 2000's, see Bring on the Hush-a-Phone; Textually has a cool archive of phone privacy items. Read and see more about privacy garments at Design for technology addicts.
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