If folks can stand a bit of personal news: The Verizon VCast for Android design project that had me chugging espresso for several months last year finally shipped! (and is now out of non-disclosure).
Much like a movie, the final cut of the product morphed a little from the original design, but the fundamentals seem to have made it to the marketplace intact. Kudos to our visual designer, Mark Castaneda.
Engadget even linked to this rather nice preview (from Droid Life):