Finn Woodhouse

141 Flips | 4 Magazines | 1 Like | @fwoodhouse1 | Keep up with Finn Woodhouse on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Finn Woodhouse”

Etsy sellers are cashing in on Kanye’s Twitter meltdown

January is generally dull, but in the world of hip hop it’s been fairly lively. B.o.B has claimed that the world is flat and dissed an astronomer and Kanye has released tracks from the album formerly known as <i>SWISH.</i> Crucially, Kanye’s epically ill-judged Twitter rant yesterday has also provided …

Why Airbnb Just Bought A Quirky Russian Industrial Design Firm

Airbnb has acquired the lauded industrial design firm Lapka. And we have a few good guesses why.<p>Airbnb has acquired the five-person Russian industrial design firm Lapka. It may seem like a strange pairing: the $24 billion room rental platform buying a tiny, foreign company known for cult-classic …

Meticulously Elegant Tattoos Created with Thousands of Intricate Dots

Tattoo artist Jessica Kinzer has a gift for producing powerful tattoos. Though only tattooing since 2014, this young artist shows genuine talent within designs that are both captivating and elegant. The complexity within each tattoo reveals Kinzer's meticulous eye for detail as she utilizes a …

Fairphone launches second edition of its ethical smartphone

<b>London Design Festival 2015:</b> Amsterdam tech company Fairphone has launched a new version of its ethically produced smartphone.<p>The Fairphone 2 has …

Manufacturing

Architizer

3D-printed robotic hand wins 2015 UK James Dyson Award

A 3D-printed bionic hand designed by prosthetics startup Open Bionics is the recipient of the 2015 UK James Dyson Award for design engineering …

Bionics

Everyman Porter Key Knife

While we appreciate a good crafted knife here at CH, those beauties are often reserved for wilderness adventures—and stay tucked in their leather sheaths most weeks. But even for desk-locked souls, a blade is necessary for routine tasks like opening packages and letters. Andrew Capener and Asher …

18,000 Modular Pieces Snap Together To Create This Ethereal House

“When in doubt… make it big, and make a shit load of it,” the structure’s designer Sung Jang says.<p>Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and for Sung Jang, an industrial designer and professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, it’s the subject of his research on why we perceive certain …

Summarizing Movie Plots with Icons

Can you guess which flicks these represent?<p>H-57 is the Milan-based creative house started by art director Matteo Civaschi. Several years ago they …

Posters

Beautiful Bends

You won’t see any screws or glue in these multilayered seating design by Bar Lavi. Instead, you’ll find just a single bolt that holds its bended …

Design

Peek Inside The Gorgeous Notebooks Of Professional Soccer Broadcasters

Any sports fan can yell at the TV whilst drunk for a few hours. But it takes a researched professional to do play-by-play commentary well, while adding stats and insight to every moment.<p>Nowhere is this more clear than the meticulous notebooks of BBC Radio Newcastle’s Nick Barnes. Before each match, …

Inked

Apple Releases Apple Watch CAD Drawings

I think they could sell posters of these<p>For those of you looking to create watchbands or cases for the Apple Watch, they've released the CAD drawings …

Apple Watch

How The Goosebumps Novels Got Their Trippy Style

Whether you read it or not, <i>Goosebumps</i>, the children’s horror book series by R.L. Stine, was <i>everywhere</i> in the ’90s. The books’ textured lettering, garish colors and over the top cover illustrations have been permanently etched into the minds of anyone who grew up with them. With this in mind, <i>Vice</i> …

Books

How To Design A Safe Intersection For Cyclists

Salt Lake City will be the first American city to build a protected intersection for bikes.<p>Bike lanes are great, but they can’t protect cyclists riding through busy intersections, where 38% of all cyclist fatalities occurred in 2013, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. In Salt Lake …

Salt Lake City

"Elon Musk's Powerwall could change the carbon footprint of entire societies"

<b>Opinion:</b> Elon Musk is a real-life Tony Stark – a billionaire CEO who wants to change the world. With the launch of his energy-storing batteries for …

The Lily Drone Can Never Fall

Imagine sitting on your surfboard waiting for the next set to roll in as a drones floats nearby. As the first wave approaches, you toss the drone into the air and start paddling. Now you’re up on the wave and the drone is carefully capturing you from the side as you carve up the face, or maybe it's …

Adobe Illustrator Vs Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator Vs Photoshop explained in a minimalist visual design.<p>M.A. Kather, a Chennai, India based UX and UI designer has created this little …

Adventures in Laser Kerf Bending

If you're going to go curved, you may as well go pretty<p>When Shaun Crampton designed a bentwood housing for his self-built radio receiver, he didn't …

Woodworking

Trobla – Wooden Amplifier for Smartphones

Trobla, a well designed wooden amplifier for smartphones.<p>TokTok is a design team specializing in innovative, eco-friendly furniture and product …

The Tomorrow Collective: Sustainable Products Inspired by the Past

The Toothpaster eradicates marketing material from toothpaste and gives the user all the ingredients to mix together an efficient toothpaste.<p>Meant to …

Furniture

Boeing's "Force Field" Patent

Boeing has just filed a patent for “shockwave attenuation via electromagnetic arc” or more simply put: force fields. The defense company plans to use the patent to help protect military vehicles from incoming shockwaves generated by explosions. When a nearby blast is detected, vehicles equipped …

Can a Huge Tabletop Tablet Bring Families Together Again?

The best part: It cannot connect to the internet<p>My local coffeeshops are all filled with people, none of them talking to each other; they're all …

In-App Purchases

Architizer

Improve Your Photography Skills with These 9 Photo Composition Tips by Steve McCurry

Looking to up your photography game? Luckily, the Cooperative of Photography has created a fantastic video on photographic composition using tips and images by legendary photojournalist Steve McCurry. Each of the nine pointers is illustrated with examples from McCurry's stunning portfolio. Read on …

Photography

Suunto Makes A Digital Watch You'll Actually Wear

Digital watches are useful tools, but they don’t exactly have the best reputation. They’re often seen as, well, more functional than attractive, …

Sam Pearce has "reinvented the wheel" by replacing spokes with springs

British inventor Sam Pearce has created a shock-absorbing wheel for bicycles and wheelchairs that is designed to help users negotiate uneven streets …

Artists Reinterpret Old-School Shipping Crates

After a storm trashed a botanical garden, they found a good use for the downed trees<p>John Bartram had what had to be one of the most unusual jobs in …

Plants

Move Over Cairo: Egypt Wants To Build A New Capital City From Scratch

Within seven years, the Egyptian government plans to build a new Cairo that would be home to 5 million residents.<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MK1AkKdYIDY<p>In less than a decade, a new Egyptian capital may rise out of the desert. Last week, Egypt’s housing minister Mostafa Madbouly announced plans …

Kendrick Lamar: To Pimp A Butterfly

Kendrick Lamar’s new album has been hotly anticipated ever since he closed out the final episode of the Colbert Report with the anthemic line, “We don’t die, we multiply.” The wait is over a week earlier than expected, with Lamar dropping <i>To Pimp a Butterfly</i> late Sunday night. Spitting hyper-aware …