Wednesday, February 27, 2008

A Futuristic Mobile Device Mockup

The idea behind this concept is exploit the internet ability in a mobile device. Touch screen, built in camera, scanner, WiFi, google map (hopefully google earth), google search, image search all in one slim device.

10 (More) Pieces of Clever Transforming Furniture: From Tetris Tables to Rooms in a Box

Why is transforming furniture so alluring? Does it appeal to our sense that innovation is progress?

Sofa Bed Table Chair Combined Furniture

Saturday, February 16, 2008

Building the Perfect Laptop

The superslim ThinkPad X300 is Lenovo's bid for leadership in the high-stakes world of laptops.

Friday, February 08, 2008

Cutting Edge Designers

If you want to see what’s really hot in design, check out this new series on the Innovation & Design channel on Cutting Edge Designers.

Sunday, February 03, 2008

Function Dysfunction

Allison Arieff Allison Arieff, the former Editor in Chief of Dwell magazine, is Senior Content Lead for the design and innovation firm IDEO. In this article she discusses that in the never-ending quest to provide consumers with the newest, fastest, sleekest and most-highly-functioning-est stuff, technology companies (and their designers and engineers and marketers) often lose sight of the original purpose of the thing they are selling — not to mention the environmental and functional impacts.