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Google and Skrillex (?) Are Making Phone Cases Way Smarter

Posted by New Leaders Council 4 Admin on May 20, 2015 at 7:19 PM

Originally published on Wired by David Pierce on May 20, 2015.

“Phone cases are supposed to be fun, you know?” Sonny Moore, the producer and DJ better known as Skrillex, baron of Bangarang, has thought about this before. “I really like the really crazy phone cases that are out right now. You see the girl’s case that looks like a Starbucks cup, or the Moschino Jeremy Scott french fries. I think that shit’s really fun.”

When he started talking to Google about being the first partner in the company’s new Edition line of cases for Android phones, Moore was bursting with designs. Google had come to him with a wacky idea: Create a small, limited collection of phone cases that were just a little smarter.

Read the full story here: http://www.wired.com/2015/05/skrillex-case-google/