Oh, the irony. We evolved and built cities, concrete jungles, civilizations, only to absolutely detest the lifestyle and want to connect with nature again!
Designers of our favorite Home Aquaponics Tank, San Francisco based Daylight Design come to us with a rather astute observation.
I love my Google Pixel 2. I, however, hate the absence of the audio jack. I don’t understand why phones are embracing this absolutely unnecessary trend… well actually I do.
Before the smartwatch, there was Casio. Whether we knew it or not at the time, the iconic Japanese brand has spit out some of coolest timepieces of… well… our time.
Industrial designers are required to fit themselves into a wide variety of scenarios so as to solve problems effectively.
The Popsicle keeps you cool in an entirely different way that the name suggests! It’s a first-ever personal fan that actually looks pretty cool for once!
Memetic Coffee Grinder – Designed to inspire hikers, at home. from Matthijs Huijbregts on Vimeo. Ever heard of memetic product design?
Great things come in small packages. That’s what they say… and they’re probably referring to the FOCX Smart Wallet.
The idea behind the Wyzer wall clock by Reinhard Dienes was to make the wall a part of the clock. Using large plastic hands and a small clock mechanism, the Wyzer hides everything behind the colorful hands of the clock, so you’ve got a clock that’s literally all hands and no face.
I love the metaphoric connection between the fuel for cars and the fuel for humans. The Danish Fuel Tank Bar Cabinet uses Jerry Cans from World War II and turns them into outwardly quirky, but inwardly lavish mini-bars.
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Determined to reinvent the switch, Berlin-based r l o n created the mysterious yet inviting L3. With nothing but a light ring, a wooden platform, a metallic sphere and a dimmer switch (practically hidden from view), you’re invited to figure out how to switch the light on… and when you do, it’ll feel like nothing short of sorcery!
Why this doesn’t exist already, I don’t know! Aptly named the Logitech Lapdesk, it’s the latest concept from designer Erik Tuft and it explores the integration of a stylus/tablet combination directly into the laptop body.
The latest flight concept from Oscar Viñals, the HSP Magnavem is essentially a big wing with a delta shape!
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The lack of design details doesn’t make a product less attractive, or badly designed. In fact, if consciously done, minimalism and sensibility can together create an aesthetic that is calm, comforting, pleasing, and more importantly, highly noticeable.
I’m assuming there’s a very small group of people who find themselves to be passionate about rocket science and chandeliers.
Robot fighting. There is nothing that sounds cooler in the world and the very thought of it can is so much more exciting than sitting down and playing video games.
You could play Texas Hold’em on the internet via a website or an app, but there’s a different joy in being able to hold actual cards in your hand, in that fan orientation.
I’ve seen a lot of iron concepts come across my desk but this is probably the first with serious potential for taking it on the road.