Jukka Kähkönen

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We need designers, not scientists, to show us how to change the world, says Babette Porcelijn

Designers have the power to solve the world's problems, but it may mean creating more systems and less stuff, says Dutch designer and …

Around the houses: a century of dazzling homes – in pictures

From art deco gems to hillside hobbit holes, a lavish new book presents a house for each year over the 20th century. Here are the highlights for each decade

Architecture

Modern farmhouse on seven bucolic acres asks $3M

It's full of custom details<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>t</i><i>ipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Carversville, Pennsylvania<p><b>Price:</b> $2,985,000<p>This country house may look like it's …

7 ways design thinking is percolating into the enterprise application space

'Coding is not the only unicorn skill in demand; traditional markets begin to value design as a strategic lever.'<p>Think of design thinking, and the …

A New-Fashioned Harley

Somewhere between classic and contemporary, heritage and novelty, this Harley Davidson concept is giving us retro-futuristic realness! Its single …

What Futurists Think Of HP’s Bold And Weird New PC

The creators of three of the freakiest, most futuristic computer interfaces we’ve ever seen weigh in on the HP Sprout.<p>This week, HP announced the Sprout, its bold attempt to reinvent what it means to work on the PC. Forget a mouse and keyboard. You control the Sprout by sliding your hands across an …

Wearing the Microsoft Band, the next big thing in fitness tracking

I've been wearing it for two hours, and I'm still acutely aware that it's there. This is the first and most unavoidable thing you should know about the Microsoft Band: it's big, and it's heavy. It's not an object with a strap, like a smartwatch or a Fitbit; there's technology in every part of this …

Design innovation: new ways of thinking can change the world

Many people think that design is about prettification. But those people are horribly, dreadfully wrong. Design is much more than that; it's a superpower, and with it you can change the world.<p>Through the RSA's Great Recovery project, I've spent the past couple of years looking at the role that …

Mini Superleggera Vision Electric Roadster Where Classic Italian Style Meets Modern Britishness

<b>Mini Superleggera Vision</b> is the latest concept from BMW Group to celebrate the meeting of time-honored and the contemporary at the Concorso …

Australian Institute of Architects Announces Winner of 2014 ACT Awards

The Australian Institute of Architects have announced 35 awards out of a record 51 entries for the ACT Architecture Awards. The star of the show was …

Architecture

This 45-Piece Wooden Sushi Set Will Make Kids Dream of Sushi | Colossal

<p>There are many wooden sushi sets out there for kids but this one, created by Japanese design firm plaplax, takes the cake. Or more appropriately, …

Modern Apartment Displaying an Artistic Flare by INT2 Architecture

We stumbled across this modern apartment visualized by Russian studio <b>INT2 Architecture</b> and were pleasantly surprised by its originality. Simple …

Floating City concept by AT Design Office features underwater roads and submarines

Cities that float on water could offer an alternative to destroying the earth's valuable countryside according to architecture studio AT Design …

Outrial House / Robert Konieczny KWK Promes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A green clearing surrounded by forest was the only context for the proposed small house. Hence the idea …

Architecture

1970s Oceanview Kit House Upgraded to Elegant Family Home

Back in the 1970’s, <b>kit houses</b> were all the rage. Since then, architecture styles changed enough to allow modern interpretations to offer a trip down …

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MoMA Design Store presents Kickstarter-funded products at New York Design Week

New York's Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Design Store is showcasing a selection of products originally funded via crowdfunding platform Kickstarter, …

12 Amazing Modern Outdoor Fireplaces

Designed by Rob Steiner; photo by Lisa Romerein.<p>Wood decking and concrete blocks are the materials of choice for this deck on the sea designed by …

Documentation Center of Bergen-Belsen Memorial / KSP Engel und Zimmermann Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A 200-meter-long edifice made entirely of concrete houses the Documentation and Information Center at …

Nazi Concentration Camps

LG Teases The Android Wear-Powered G Watch, A Smartwatch “Ready For Anything”

LG is showing off a new teaser video (via 9to5Google) of its G Watch, the Android Wear device it’s launching later this year. Android Wear is the operating system that Google has created for smartwatch devices, which exists essentially as an extension of Android to deliver notifications and other …

Kitchen Envy: ChopChop's Workbench Inspired Design

If there's one thing that'll ruin meal-making—no matter how many glasses of wine you've had to counteract any frustration or how loud you've got the …

A tool roll for the rest of us…

This design, called Ledr, totally gets a man-growl from us! It’s a versatile, tailored tool-roll designed for everyone. But not just for garage …

The Leica T (Type 701) Unibody Digital Camera Review by Steve Huff

Fantastic Fungi: The Startling Visual Diversity of Mushrooms Photographed by Steve Axford | Colossal

<p>To think any one of these lifeforms exists in our galaxy, let alone on our planet, simply boggles the mind. Photographer Steve Axford lives and …

Photography Post-production: Lightroom & Photoshop Tutorials

People treat photo post production differently, some think it’s a must, others consider it as something weird, and unnecessary.<p>Actually …

Näillä keinoilla taltutat työkiireen ja vältät ylityöt

&nbps; Jaakko oli tukehtua sähköposteihin. Suositun yksityislääkärin postilaatikko pursui viestejä potilailta ja kollegoilta. Sähköpostitulva …