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Imagine Cup 2012

Imagine Cup 2012 - Japan

Second place in this year's competition went to the All Lights! team from Japan.

The lights communicate with each other using light beams and a visual communication protocol, which the team developed to figure out if some lights can be dimmed. Inspired by the energy crisis occuring in Japan in the aftermath of its natural and nuclear disasters, the team designed the lights, primarily, to save energy.

About Chris Duckett

Some would say that it is a long way from software engineering to journalism, others would correctly argue that it is a mere 10 metres according to the floor plan.During his first five years with CBS Interactive, Chris started his journalistic advent...

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