When does form and function equal art? Here is an example. A recent reviewer said “If Apple did housewares, this might be the iPot.
Here’s one electric vehicle where limited range no longer seems unpalatable. Designed and built in China by a company called Axle Corporation, the EV-X7 is driven by an electric wheel hub motor and has a top speed of 93 mph. This, of course, is a snail’s pace compared to modern motorcycles, but then again, this […]
Here is a product to help your house go green. As you know, even when your giant plasma screen is dark it is not turned off. It’s never off but on standby silently sucking energy. Many other products to the same: the phone, phone charger, the stereo. A neat feature with this surge protector is […]
Simple idea that seems so obvious after it becomes available. A portable power source for your mobile devices. Charge the Powerstick from any USB port anywhere, anytime; free yourself from wall sockets, converters, adapters and chargers. Travel overseas without converters or need for a power outlet. Handy handy handy! “Simplicity drives the purpose and form […]
Just about the time we should be thinking about 86ing our plastic bottled water habits we have a bottle story. We came across this art and artist via trespluscool The artist is Martine Camillieri, a french artist who works with colorful plastics. Trying to think of an adequate bumper sticker here. —No to trash. Make […]
if you like Eames, a collectors item, a childs toy resurfaces.
all you need is water, money, a Darth Vadar fetish.
why wood? wood is up to 10 times stiffer than fiberglass and nearly 6 times stiffer than a kevlar.
Much like a canteen for campers, this simple design is a compact carrier for your pet’s food and water. Made of two halves, the Charlybox includes a two-liter canteen for fresh water, and two bowls for water and kibble. Great gift for a pet owner. Or treat yourself if you are an outdoors type person. […]
Italdesign Ggiugiao Quaranta concept powered by Toyota Hybrid Synergy drive Uncompromising innovation in Giugiaro tradition An ‘extreme’, clean-technology project embodying 40 years of styling research and engineering celebrated by Italdesign Giugiaro in Geneva The ‘Quaranta’ project is a concept car designed to celebrate Italdesign Giugiaro’s forty years of business in styling and technological research at […]