In England, Lampposts & Mailboxes
That Text You Back

Design News 02.01.13

In Bristol, England, you're not crazy if the inanimate objects start talking back. The winner of the 2013 Playable City Award, Hello Lamp Post is a project utilizes that each item of street furniture's has a unique code, and allows them to interact with people. Text that mailbox, and it may ask you what it looks like. 

In other news, check out crazy expensive furniture, and gaze upon stunning modern churches. See the headlines after the jump.

• This Entire City Of Inanimate Objects Can Now Talk To You Via Text | Co.Exist

(Image: via Co.Exist)

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