The Handlebar Radio, HBR_1 is without buttons and interprets the everyday gesture of grabbing a bike handlebar for intuitive interaction.

It is the first embodiment of Advait’s Alteractive Ideology, a new approach to designing and thinking about electronics. It attempts to rethink how we can use consumer electronics by embodying everyday interactions.

It allows everyday electronics to break free from box conventions and step into a new age of intuitiveness that may encourage us to appreciate them more and hold onto them for longer.

Advait Naik is a product and strategic designer exploring the intersections of design, technology, and business. His design practice involves building stories and narratives that connect design with culture.