How much brainpower does it take to blog? I know! Let’s ask a plant! Well, it seems that’s possible in Japan where a plant has been wired wired with sensors that pick up bio-electrical signals and converts the signals into data that’s then translated into Japanese. Are you following this? A typical entry? “It was […]
Well, why not? It’s perceived reverse inspiration to many… What is Chrome? Google Chrome is an open source, free web browser developed by Google that has about 1% share of browser market. It was first released as a beta version for Microsoft Windows on September 2, 2008. The name is derived from the graphical user […]
Five more days to vote. Did you know Crayola’s evolution? A corporate ethos, marketing statement. via pearweed DA editor responds to comment… Artist: cane toad Artist: diem chau Overheard: the crayon was mightier than the sword. artist: todd peterson
Check out twenty-five crafty carvings. oh, yes, the obligatory political pumpkins … via designobserver
Making the Monopoly board more palatable to designers. via designobserver surfstation
The All-New mophie ‘Juice Pack 3G’ is designed to more than double the time you can rock, talk, surf and send with your iPhone 3G This is the first Apple certified ”Works With iPhone” attached battery in the world! The Juice Pack is a rechargeable lithium polymer battery in the form of a non-slip, soft […]
Creativity at work again: turning a negative into a positive. Yes, they’re a green product, 100% biodegradable. Producer: Jungeschatel Designer: Jungeschatel via thedieline.com Want to make a 100% biodegradable political message? dogs for democrats
Every year, Cooper-Hewitt gives out design awards chosen by a jury of distinguished design gurus— but do you agree with the experts? First place: Zon hearing aid Second place: Design Observer Third place: Bennington Bookmarks. There are 276 listed winners!
I am reminded that this book is supposed to go on sale October 2008 but have done nothing yet to see if true… Design student, Erin Weartz, alerted her typography class and me to this movie. Fun! The french artist is Marion Bataille. The French ABC pop-up book won’t be available until October 2008.
Extended deadline: November 7, 2008. Architects. Designers. Interiors. Fashion. Graphics. International Design Awards Call to Entry