Posts tagged "technology"
Skyline home theater system

Skyline home theater system

The Skyline is a home theatre system by Swedish designers Claesson Koivisto Rune inspired by both architecture and the phenomenon of the modern metropolis. The work started a year ago when Claesson Koivisto Rune were approached by the Korean manufacturer LG Electronics to develop concepts for a home theatre system. In our design, the different elements of the HTS...
Phonebloks - made to upgrade and repair

Phonebloks – made to upgrade and repair

Phonebloks is an interesting crowdfunding project created by Dave Hakkens. If you think we are throwing away technology that are still working, and that personalisation is important – maybe this is something for you to support. Phonebloks already has just below a million supporters. The market of electronic devices is growing rapidly, but it feels...
Art and Tech Combine to Create New Social Marketing Trends

Art and Tech Combine to Create New Social Marketing Trends

The trend towards less invasive advertising and marketing strategies in the public sphere is certainly one of the more interesting design concepts to contemplate right now. These trends overlaps with technological innovation and  commercialism in surprising ways. Starting with holosonic sound beams that were used to market the A&E show Paranormal Activity, people began to...
Folded Leaf mobile phone by Claesson Koivisto Rune

Folded Leaf mobile phone by Claesson Koivisto Rune

Folded Leaf is a new mobile phone design by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Huawei. Folded Leaf will be exhibited at Superstudio Piu, in Zona Tortona, during Salone del Mobile, 2011. Claesson Koivisto Rune’s mission was to create a design that re-engages with a more simplified and intuitive notion of communication and that sidesteps the functional...
Lush luxury from Lomo

Lush luxury from Lomo

Probably you saw our yesterday update with Lomo and their new analogue system. Today we report about a brand new 24 karat gold plated camera body wrapped in finest leather called Lomo LC-A Gold. It is a crispy collectible with only 130 piece limited edition with engraved serial number and certificate of authenticity. It is a...
A break-through device by V12

A break-through device by V12

V12 is an interesting and innovative Milan design company that I have written about before. They have teamed up with the young and dynamic firm Estari and the two are now working on bringing the ground-breaking Canova laptop into the real world. When finally launched Canova will probably revolutionize the world of personal computers. The dual touch...

Technology and humanism

I’m not the one that brings commercials forward as the ultimate marketing tool. But this is a really good video. I think it gets much more interesting when you are trying to sell something like a car with a lot of humanistic feeling instead of just the standard technological sales talk. Cars (and actually most...