Friday, October 3, 2008

Dell 'O Project' PC is part Green Computer, part potted plant

Dell, Green Computer

When Dell commissioned a design contest for green computers, Mexican industrial designer Luis Luna took the term "green" literally. He created O Project, a design concept featuring a couple of round PCs that take Dell's bamboo-clad Studio Hybrid idea a step further, adding a place to grow a small plant inside.

Green PC, Green Computer

While that tiny organism planted within the machine isn't going to gobble up even a fraction of the CO2 created during the manufacture
and use of such a PC, it certainly cuts down on the visual pollution of most garden-variety beige box computers, and gets you at least thinking green. Click Continue for a horizontally oriented version of this aesthetically pleasing design.