Monthly Archives: June 2014

Google’s New Android Will Deliver A Unified Design Language

It’s called “material design,” and it’s the language with which Google wants you to design your next Android app. Today, at the Super Bowl for Google news, Google I/O, the company rolled out the latest version of its mobile OS,

Google’s New Android Will Deliver A Unified Design Language

It’s called “material design,” and it’s the language with which Google wants you to design your next Android app. Today, at the Super Bowl for Google news, Google I/O, the company rolled out the latest version of its mobile OS,

What inspires a car designer?

Cadillac color and trim designer Alexandra Dymowska reveals a magnitude of influences, inspirational sources and technological developments that dictate the process of color and trim allocation. We caught up with the iconic American Automobile brand’s ‘aesthetic expert’ for insight into her

What inspires a car designer?

Cadillac color and trim designer Alexandra Dymowska reveals a magnitude of influences, inspirational sources and technological developments that dictate the process of color and trim allocation. We caught up with the iconic American Automobile brand’s ‘aesthetic expert’ for insight into her

“Nowadays, the only aim of design is to make objects for common use look like art” says Enzo Mari

UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH ENZO MARI, A GIANT OF DESIGN “THAT IS” 
Enzo Mari is known for not being a middle-ground man, he does not contemplate gray areas: things are either white or black, he’s always been this way,

“Nowadays, the only aim of design is to make objects for common use look like art” says Enzo Mari

UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH ENZO MARI, A GIANT OF DESIGN “THAT IS” 
Enzo Mari is known for not being a middle-ground man, he does not contemplate gray areas: things are either white or black, he’s always been this way,

Edyn’s Smart Sensor Quantifies the Soil in Your Garden

There are plenty of ways to kill a plant without trying. Trust me. But even hardcore gardeners have a hard time knowing what’s really happening underground. Jason Aramburu created Edyn, a Wi-Fi connected gardening system, with the goal of doing

Edyn’s Smart Sensor Quantifies the Soil in Your Garden

There are plenty of ways to kill a plant without trying. Trust me. But even hardcore gardeners have a hard time knowing what’s really happening underground. Jason Aramburu created Edyn, a Wi-Fi connected gardening system, with the goal of doing

Why Her will influence the future of UI design even more than Minority Report

Into the making of Her, Spike Jonze’s new flick about romance in the age of artificial intelligence, the director had something of a breakthrough. After poring over the work of Ray Kurzweil and other futurists trying to figure out how, exactly,

Why Her will influence the future of UI design even more than Minority Report

Into the making of Her, Spike Jonze’s new flick about romance in the age of artificial intelligence, the director had something of a breakthrough. After poring over the work of Ray Kurzweil and other futurists trying to figure out how, exactly,

Her name is Cortana. Her attitude is almost human

She was modeled after real-life personal assistants. She is the product of two years of work, and a large team of scientists and product managers. She has video game origins. She is Microsoft’s response to Siri and Google Now. She

Her name is Cortana. Her attitude is almost human

She was modeled after real-life personal assistants. She is the product of two years of work, and a large team of scientists and product managers. She has video game origins. She is Microsoft’s response to Siri and Google Now. She

“Scary” Venice Architecture Biennale show has “nothing to do with design” says Koolhaas

   Venice Architecture Biennale 2014: this year’s biennale avoids contemporary architecture and has “nothing to do with design,” curator Rem Koolhaas said yesterday while conducting a preview tour. “I wanted to disconnect from contemporary architecture because I thought the architecture biennale was becoming

“Scary” Venice Architecture Biennale show has “nothing to do with design” says Koolhaas

   Venice Architecture Biennale 2014: this year’s biennale avoids contemporary architecture and has “nothing to do with design,” curator Rem Koolhaas said yesterday while conducting a preview tour. “I wanted to disconnect from contemporary architecture because I thought the architecture biennale was becoming