Nike's Recycled Jerseys
As you may well have heard (that's what you pay PR people for, no?), Nike previewed the nine World Cup 2010 jerseys they're...
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their own social...
Facade Printer Inkjets the City
Touted as 'an inkjet printer in architectonical scale,' the Facadeprinter works by taking a vector or pixel file, and 'shoots' it...
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of Speech,...
Grovemade Launches Watch 02
Portland-based Grovemade launches an upgrade to their iconic line of wood, leather, and metal watches.
Plant Your Mac! By Monsieur Plant
Monsieur Plant transforms Macs into living artworks in his Disconnect & Think Nature!...
Product Design by Femme Den
At this point, it's virtually ingrained in the popular consciousness: “Women make up 50 percent of the population and 85 percent...
Making the Future
We live in a manufactured world.
Take Four: Well Designed Shoes
Take Four will be a semi-regular look at four things that follow a trend. First up: designer shoes.
Surf Shacks 042 - Jeff "Yoki" Yokoyama
Meet Jeff “Yoki” Yokoyama, a 60-something- year-old family man from Newport Beach, California, who doesn’t look a day over 30....
Material ConneXion Library Has Over 7,500 Innovative Materials
Andrew Dent, a scientist and the vice president of Library and Materials Research at Material ConneXion, shares intel on the...
Aloft in the Forest
Among the many problems of urban living in Portland, Oregon, are raccoons, deer, and falling trees.
Meet the Faces Behind Our Renovation Issue
The writers and photographers that made our September 2016 issue possible.
Sony Ericsson's Eco-Friendly GreenHeart
Sony Ericsson's GreenHeart concept phone isn't going to win any beauty contests, but when it comes to green cred, the handset's...
Roger Federer's Personal Logo?
If you put any stock at all in national stereotypes--we Americans are a bit pudgy, I confess--then you're no stranger to the...
Designing Data: Information's Artistic Side
Data defines the way we build and the way we design our cities and structures—at least if we want to build smart, says Roger...
Normann Copenhagen's Revamped Showroom and Flagship Store
Normann Copenhagen's new showroom can be described in many ways: bold, experimental, artistic, curated.
From the Show Floor: Pecha Kucha
The Design and Innovation stage closed the day with a bang in a fast-paced Pecha Kucha-style presentation of six potentially...
Your Next Car Might Literally Be Made of Money
Tomato fiber, retired currency, and used cigarette filters are just a few of the things researchers are thinking about when...
Friday Finds 05.03.13
After a long hiatus, we are elated to say that Friday Finds is back in action! From a jazz-soaked film soundtrack to vintage...