Congratulations to Brett and Sarah for winning the Push N900 Mod in the USA competition, earning them the cash prize of $10,000! In just a few weeks time, they were able to turn the Nokia N900 into a bike dashboard that displays speedometer, odometer, route mapping, and even provided a car horn to make it a killer app for cyclists.
Click on the image below to watch the video of their presentation to the judges.
The team utilized several different features of the Nokia N900 from the GPS to the camera, to create Bike Dashboard.
“We’re extremely excited to have won this competition! To think that just a few weeks ago we were brainstorming an idea to submit and now we’re here in Las Vegas with that idea a reality is truly amazing,” said Brett Peterson, a member of BrettSarahTops. “It’s really cool that Nokia put together a competition that encouraged us to develop something we thought would be an awesome spin on their existing innovations.”
Niko, a robot that utilizes the Nokia N900 as its ‘brain,’ placed second and will receive a prize of $5,000 while Pit Crew, a mod that sets up the Nokia N900 to be the brains behind a slot car will receive $3,000 for placing third.