This box contains a wedding gift for friends of Austin, TX software engineer Mikal Hart. Mikal’s friends are totally psyched to find out what’s inside the box, but to unlock it they’ll have to solve a digital mystery that he designed especially for them. <!–more–>
The box is outfitted with a GPS navigation system, and is programmed to offer clues about a mystery pre-set final destination, the only place on Earth where it can be opened. The small screen on the top of the box shows how many kilometers it is from the target spot. Read more in this LA Times article, which weirdly reveals the exact place where the box will open. And if you want to really geek out, check out Mikal’s website for info about how he built this wedding gift from the future.