This Designer Is Building Electronics with Paper
Coralie Gourguechon's paper objects will make you see technology in a whole new way.
Sound and Vision: Elegant New Home Electronics From Denmark
Bang & Olufsen, pioneers in making consumer electronics look as good as they perform, unveils two new speakers and a TV.
DIY Electronics Company Aims to Turn Even the Least Savvy Users Into Smart Tech Wizards
Through her company littleBits, MIT-trained engineer Ayah Bdeir turns humble objects into remote-controlled, Internet-connected...
A Stylish Portable Bluetooth Speaker
With Switch, electronics manufacturer Native Union seeks to break into the portable speaker market.
Meet the Tech Shop That's Been Fixing Macs Longer Than the Apple Store
New York–based electronics purveyor Tekserve offers an antidote to the big-box experience.
A Table That Charges Your iPhone
Designer Marjan van Aubel’s Current project, based on photosynthesis, uses a solar-powered table to charge electronics.
Remember When TVs Looked Like This?
The aesthetic appeal of personal electronics has long fueled consumer interest.
Shop the Vintage Braun Catalog from Your Web Browser
A unique online shop that sells only Dieter Rams designs for Braun and Vitsœ, plus vintage Braun electronics issued between 1955...
Vampire Power
Probably the most evocative term among the otherwise technocratic energy vocabulary, vampire power is the continuous current that...
A Classic 1970s Speaker Gets New Life for a Modern Audience
Stockholm-based electronics company Teenage Engineering designs and manufactures synthesizers and audio products that, at their...
MoMA Design Store Windows: littleBits by Ayah Bdeir
“Electronics are beautiful,” says engineer and artist Ayah Bdeir.
The Relief Chair and Fashioning Felt
At first glance I thought this chair was made from the rather hard and inhospitable charcoal-colored packing material that often...
Life Pscycle-ology of a Mobile Phone
By now most of us know and follow the reduce, reuse, recycle routine for bottles and cans, but what about electronics? Presented...
LG and SHFT's Evening of Design
On Wednesday night the Museum of Arts and Design hosted a discussion on the cross section of home design and sustainability with...
7 Smart Design Innovations at CES 2013
There's definitely something for everyone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and this year we spied practical advances in...
Only Richard Sapper Could Turn the Hairdryer Into a Masterpiece
A new monograph celebrates the late German industrial designer.
Exclusive Photo Tour: See How a Respected Audio Company Manufactures Its Signature Amplifiers
McIntosh Laboratory, long revered by audiophiles, maintains a dedication to American manufacturing.
Well-Rounded
A Bluetooth speaker’s cylindrical packaging communicates a 360-degree design message.
What a Pill
A medicinal metaphor adds a dose of intrigue to a Bluetooth speaker’s design.
Manufactured Landscapes
I had the opportunity to view a riveting film last week on Edward Burtynsky's photography, entitled Manufactured Landscapes.