July 12, 2006 The Boom Bag came about as part of a design study loud speakers. Designed as an iPod/MP3 player accessory, it’s made from weatherproof speaker fabric and houses a full range speaker and a rechargeable battery, plus the iPod, so it’s easy to both carry and protect your MP3 player from the elements. Renowned design house Grodesign is currently looking for a production partner to realise the product so if this is your bag, email them http://www.grodesign.com. See image library here.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.All articles by Mike Hanlon