Brynn Trusewicz

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Fashion and Technology at NYFW

The futuristic film classic, "Blade Runner," promised a race "more human than human." Transforming this slice of science-fiction into reality, Dr. Sabine Seymour (the woman behind Moondial) embodies such superhuman ideals of brain and beauty by envisioning "technology on the body as a second skin." …

Fashion X Technology: Ricardo O'Nascimento

British sci-fi author and 2001: A Space Odyssey writer Arthur C. Clarke famously claimed "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." Evidently agreeing with that concept is Popkalab, an innovative platform that helps turn "What if?" into a pioneering step towards the …

Fashion X Technology: Ying Gao

Montreal-based fashion designer Ying Gao merges a poetry in craftsmanship with technological curiosity. After attending university at the Haute École d'arts Appliqués in Geneva, Switzerland and pursuing a Master's Degree in Multimedia at L'Université du Québec—where she currently holds a professor …

Fashion X Technology: Pierre Renaux

A recent graduate from Antwerp’s esteemed Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Pierre Renaux has already amassed a transformative body of work. Renaux’s debut collection—also his Master's thesis—"Liquidation Totale" is a futuristic love letter to his fascination with the female body and its duality. The …

Fashion X Technology: Daniel Widrig

With a background in architecture, Daniel Widrig’s designs employ cutting-edge technology and 3D modeling to create a surreal landscape of avant-garde couture, bluring the line between fashion and architecture with spectacular results. "Generally, we see quite a lot of similarities between the two …

Fashion X Technology: Naim Josefi

Blending minimalism with a touch of whimsy, Swedish designer Naim Josefi has broken new ground on the runway. Drawing comparisons to icons like Alexander McQueen, Josefi has already established himself as a name synonymous with incredible innovation. Back in 2012, Josefi won an opportunity to …

Kickstarting Rubbee: Electric Bicycles for Everyone!

Wouldn't a world where we could retrofit everything be amazing? Maybe... maybe not. When it comes to adding a souped up engine to just about any …

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Redesigning Product Design - MIT Technology Review

On the ground floor of MIT’s Media Lab, a most unusual cocoon is being constructed. Several feet in height, it consists of 32 polygonal panels of …

Form Is Function: Billboards Offer a Place to Rest or Escape the Rain

Some ideas are so simple it’s kind of crazy they haven’t been thought of before, especially given the constant exhaustion of creativity in …

Not-Another-Bill

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Snoop Lion Gets Dickensian for Adidas’ Holiday Campaign, Urges You to “Un-Scrooge Yourself”

This year’s holiday season is coming in like a lion. Snoop Lion, that is.<p>“Happy holidizzle, y’all,” the former Dogg announces from a cozy, fireplace-side nook at the top of Adidas’ new video. As he lounges and exhales smoke from what is surely some sort of tobacco pipe, Snoop Lion (are you used to …

Urchin Bluetooth Speaker is Ready for Anything - Technabob

I used to think that Bluetooth speakers were pretty superfluous, until someone gave me one. From then on, I’ve used one almost every day. The Urchin …

Filedrop Wireless File Sharing: Dropbox Lite - Technabob

A couple of months ago we found out about Instashare, an app that lets you transfer files from an iOS device to an OS X computer and vice versa. …

Finally, a Robot That Can Help You Build IKEA Furniture - Technabob

Assembling that new cabinet or entertainment center can be a real pain in the butt. Mostly because you need an extra pair of arms. It helps if you …

Clever Negative-Space Package Design Wins Design of the Year 2013

Here's a brilliant example of how a couple is using design, and cleverly exploting an existing system, to do some good in the world. British social …

Social Entrepreneurship

Fujitsu's FingerLink Interaction System Makes Dumb Paper Smart

I've simplistically assumed we would advance from "dumb" paper with things printed on it to some smarter variant, where every sheet of paper is an …

City Halls

Why good storytelling helps you design great products

One of the biggest flubs that product teams make is confusing designs that look great with designs that actually work well. It’s a simple mistake, …

Learnable Programming

Designing a programming system for understanding programming.

Watch This Ingenious UI Idea, For Dragging Files From Your Phone To Computer

This concept by Ishac Bertran is so simple and clever that you wonder why it doesn’t exist already.<p>A few weeks ago, Ishac Bertran wanted to pluck some articles from his web browser and slip them into his Kindle to read later (and more comfortably), but he was so daunted by the labyrinthine process …

Metaphors actually trigger the sensory parts of our brains

Metaphors and other figurative language are deeply woven into the fabric of human communication, as this very sentence actually demonstrates. But how …

Can you build a human body?

The Bionic Bodies serieson the BBC News website will be looking at how bionics can transform people's lives. We will meet a woman deciding whether to have her hand cut off for a bionic replacement and analyse the potential to take the technology even further, enhancing the body to superhuman …

3D Printed Vacuum Former - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you have some items that you would like to make some vacuum formed molds of and have access to a 3D printer this Vacuum Former project might be …

How to Tie a Bow Tie

Community Tested<p>Whether you’re wearing a tuxedo at a wedding or singing in a barbershop quartet, you need to know how to tie a bow tie. It’s not …

A Closer Look at Resistors

MAKE alumnus and supernerd Collin Cunningham rhapsodizes about everyone’s favorite current-fighting backbone of circuitry–the resistor–in this classic MAKE video. Collin talks about Ohm’s Law, resistor color codes, and using pencil graphite to make paper resistors.

DIY Surgery

File this one under DIY medical care.<p>Whether you lack medical insurance, spend time out doors far from medical care, or don’t want to fork over cash for minor medical procedures, it makes sense to learn how to care for yourself and save a trip to the doctor. Over on the Resilient Communities …

How We Find Meaning in Our Work (and How That Keeps Us Motivated)

Staying motivated at work can be a rough challenge. We've talked about ways to keep it up, but author Dan Ariely says one of the biggest motivators …

Twitter Controlled RPi Robot Hand

Whiskey Tango Hotel’s Hand of Pi is a robot hand that gestures (sometimes rudely) when a tweet is sent to @OurCatDoor that contains certain keywords. It’s all controlled by a Raspberry Pi.<p>Looks like this is one of the entries in our Raspberry Pi Design Contest which closed last night…