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LED desk lamp wirelessly charges smartphones

LED desk lamp wirelessly charges smartphones | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it
Japanese technology company Konica Minolta debuts one of the most technologically advanced desk lamps we've ever seen. Read this article by Christopher MacManus on CNET.
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Ulysse Martel

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Ulysse Martel is a french product designer. His main focus is to create better objects, products and furnitures, for home and for sportive environment.
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Ulysse Martel completed the master's programme in Product Design at ECAL in 2014.

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Bruise shows para-athletes where they are injured

Bruise shows para-athletes where they are injured | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

RCA students have developed a suit called Bruise that enables athletes with sensation loss to instantly assess the severity of sporting injuries.

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mi casa, your casa by hector esrawe and ignacio cadena

mi casa, your casa by hector esrawe and ignacio cadena | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

‘mi casa, your casa’ by hector esrawe and ignacio cadena features 40 three-dimensional open frames that form a blank canvas for community engagement.

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Impossible Technology's electric bicycle folds away into a backpack

Impossible Technology's electric bicycle folds away into a backpack | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Beijing-based design team Impossible Technology has designed an electric bike that can be folded away and carried in a backpack.

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Why is Apple hiring luxury fashion execs? It wants to be a lifestyle brand

Why is Apple hiring luxury fashion execs? It wants to be a lifestyle brand | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Apple is hiring luxury fashion executives in part because it wants to become a high-end lifestyle brand.

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"Apple, comment la pomme veut devenir une marque de luxe" :

http://madame.lefigaro.fr/societe/une-pomme-nommee-desir-131114-82603

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Nigel Stanford makes sound visible for Cymatics music video

Nigel Stanford makes sound visible for Cymatics music video | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

This music video by New Zealand musician Nigel Stanford shows a series of experiments that demonstrate how sound waves affect different types of matter.

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Magnifying spoon designed to detect contaminants in food

Magnifying spoon designed to detect contaminants in food | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Fictional company Object Solutions has proposed a spoon with a magnifying glass bowl to enable users to inspect food for contaminants before eating it.

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Pangenerator creates jewellery with projected light

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Warsaw collective Pangenerator has designed a digital necklace formed using light patterns shone onto the wearer's body.

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Phaidon Design Classics App is back!

Phaidon Design Classics App is back! | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

And to celebrate we focus on one of the 1000 timeless designs in it - Dieter Rams' 606 Universal Shelving System.

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Jack Albert Trew designs bike-powered centrifuge for testing blood

Jack Albert Trew designs bike-powered centrifuge for testing blood | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

This low-cost centrifugal device by British designer Jack Albert Trew fits onto the wheel of a bicycle, providing a simple blood diagnosis process.

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Crafts Council launches education manifesto

Crafts Council launches education manifesto | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Terence Conran, Grayson Perry and Kevin McCloud have backed a manifesto from the UK's Crafts Council calling on the government to protect craft skills.

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Vera Knoot makes leather from unwanted goose skin

Vera Knoot makes leather from unwanted goose skin | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

School of Arts Utrecht graduate Vera Knoot has developed a new type of leather from the skin of geese culled in the Netherlands due to overpopulation.

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Sebastian Bergne's bookstand creates the illusion of floating books

Sebastian Bergne's bookstand creates the illusion of floating books | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Books stored on this metal stand by London designer Sebastian Bergne hide the supporting structure so they appear to prop each other up in midair.

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Biodegradable fishing nets could prevent sea mammal deaths

Biodegradable fishing nets could prevent sea mammal deaths | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Alejandro Plasencia has created biodegradable fishing nets and tracking tags for fishermen to prevent sea mammals getting trapped in lost trawling equipment.

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miltonpriest engineers randall day bed based on farming machinery

miltonpriest engineers randall day bed based on farming machinery | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

the engineering of farming machinery has been applied to 'randall', a day bed by french manufacturing studio, miltonpriest.

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Staggered signage hides the contents of Amsterdam design shop by i29

Staggered signage hides the contents of Amsterdam design shop by i29 | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

The products on sale at this monochrome design shop by Dutch interiors studio i29 are concealed behind a fragmented sequence of signage panels

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Ken Nakagaki's Compass draws geometric shapes from digital files

Ken Nakagaki's Compass draws geometric shapes from digital files | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

MIT student Ken Nakagaki has combined stationery with Computer Aided Design (CAD) software for a tool that lets users replicate digital files on paper.

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Alexandra Stück's textiles use scent to promote wellbeing

Alexandra Stück's textiles use scent to promote wellbeing | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

These textiles by design graduate Alexandra Stück are infused with different remedial herbal scents to make the wearer feel calm, focused or horny.

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Use of scent to promote wellbeing

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Tadao Ando's thatched art retreat

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The Priztker laureate pairs Mexican vernacular building techniques with his signature concrete castings
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Design education is "tragic", says Jonathan Ive

Design education is "tragic", says Jonathan Ive | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Apple's head designer Jonathan Ive says he struggles to hire young staff as schools are failing to teach them how to make products.

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Made In Hungary

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The exhibition entitled Design Without Borders will be open to the public for more than two months. The exhibition consists of madeinhungary, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and meed – Meeting of European and Central European Designers, which is being held now for the third time. 

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Curving voids pierce the floors of Anttinen Oiva's Helsinki library

Curving voids pierce the floors of Anttinen Oiva's Helsinki library | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Elliptical openings create huge lightwells through the seven storeys of the Helsinki University Library by Anttinen Oiva Architects.

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Ice cube refuge proposed for Slovak mountains

Ice cube refuge proposed for Slovak mountains | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

Atelier 8000 joins the likes of Hadid, Zumthor and Fantastic Norway in proposing eye-popping mountain retreat.

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Pastello: Draw Act by Mathery Studio

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As part of the National Gallery of Victoria commitment to design and children’s programming, Mathery has been commissioned to conceptualise and design a new immersive kids space focused on transforming perception surrounding the simple act of drawing.

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Mathery Studio: http://mathery.it/160206/3346917/product-and-interior-design/pastello-draw-act-kidspace-for-ngv-

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Cumulus tree-top installation mimics a rain cloud

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An inhabitable cloud-shaped installation by Burg Giebichenstein University graduates has a permeable fabric skin that exposes visitors to the elements.

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MLZD and Sollberger Bögli to design new Lausanne football stadium

MLZD and Sollberger Bögli to design new Lausanne football stadium | What's new in Design + Architecture? | Scoop.it

MLZD and Sollberger Bögli have been named as the winners of a competition organised by the City of Lausanne to design a 12,000-seat football stadium.

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