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IDEO on the design of CMRA, apple watch's first camera

<b>CMRA is the first camera for apple watch, with two high-definition devices that capture seamless photo and video directly from your wrist.</b> produced …

5 Questions New UX Leaders Should Ask In Their First Month

These simple questions can reveal a lot about your new team, and help you create a map to navigate it.<p>The following excerpt is from the free <i>Guide to UX Leadership</i>.<p>It’s easy for most people to passively swim through their days at work, like fish in a reef. But UX leaders are not passive participants …

Project Management

Klever X Electric Bike

Many electric bikes graft their propulsion solutions onto existing drive systems. Not the Klever X Electric Bike. Designed around the company's …

Pictures of the Week 9.22.16

World Records

Driveclub VR is the most impressive virtual reality racer yet

There are two types of people in the world: those who play racing games in cockpit view, and those who prefer a behind-the-car chase camera. I've always been firmly in the latter camp, since I tend to play arcade-style games like <i>Outrun</i> and <i>Ridge Racer</i> where judging the arc of a drift is important. …

MOTI wants to help build positive habits with a little glowing robot

It can take a lot to build a positive habit — whether that’s stretching every morning, drinking enough water or remembering to go on a run. Kayla Matheus and Laura Day hope to make that a little easier with a small robot that sits on your table or desk called MOTI, which is currently running a …

Robotics

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12 Futuristic Houses by Japanese Architects Photos

Innovative housing designs by such leading architects as Shigeru Ban, Sou Fujimoto, and Kengo Kuma are currently on display at the House Vision 2016 exhibition at Tokyo’s Aomi Station. Now in its second iteration—the first was held in 2013—House Vision pairs top Japanese designers with big-name …

Swedish minimalism: Marcus Moto Design’s Honda Tracker

We’ve always pictured Scandinavia as the home of grisly crime fiction, weird pop music and IKEA. But it looks like there’s a growing custom scene too.<p>Shops like the Wrenchmonkees and Unique Custom Cycles need no introduction. But straight after last week’s Norwegian Yamaha GTS comes this radical …

Motorcycles

Build A $25K Home In Five Days With The Github For Eco-Housing

The Open Building Institute wants to make building ecological housing easier, faster, and cheaper.<p>In 2013, Marcin Jakubowski and Catarina Mota, newly married, decided to build their own house where they were living in rural Missouri. What started out as a 144-square-foot micro house grew to include …

Open Source Movement

Yamaha TR1 Scrambler – George Payn

It may not have a local motorcycle industry to call its own but if one country could lay claim to be the kings of the home-built motorbike it is the …

Parents Of Successful Kids Do These 10 Things In Common, Science Finds

en_US<p>article<p>Successful parenting produces successful kids. Parents who produce prize prodigies have several things in …

10 Interior Tips from Roman and Williams That Make a Big Impact

Roman and Williams can transform any room into an extraordinary and memorable space that seems to exist outside the parameters of time. We asked them …

Farrow & Ball

5 Reasons Your Office Design Really Does Matter

Despite the media glamorizing cool office spaces, it turns out that your design aesthetic really will affect the way you work.<p><i>Zach Robbins is an entrepreneur and expert in performance marketing, website optimization, lead generation, and marketing technology. He is co-founder and CEO of Leadnomics,</i> …

Digital Marketing

Trend Alert: 10 DIY Faucets Made from Plumbing Parts

Cyberpunk meets the sink: DIY faucets fashioned from plumbing parts have been cropping up all over. We’ve been taking note—and considering asking our …

Articles about raising level and getting new roof basic bungalow becomes modern gem on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tucked away in a quiet residential neighborhood of Buffalo, New York, is a new player on the local scene that has become the...<p>There's something fascinating that happens when creative types are placed in a new geographical context.<p>In need of new accommodations for its campers, Wildwood State Park …

These Gorgeous Buildings Showcase the Surprisingly Innovative Future of Wood

Wood is the future. That’s the feeling you get after looking through the 2016 award winners named by WoodWorks, the United States wood building …

MWAI adds copper fixtures and marble surfaces to Victorian apartment in London

Bespoke joinery and minimal materials feature throughout the interior of this London apartment, recently transformed into a contemporary home by …

Famous Logos Look Better Lettered By Hand

Burger King has never looked so classy.<p>In the age of Adobe Illustrator, a sincere, hand-lettered sign or logo is a rare artifact of the past.<p>But as a student at Auckland University of Technology, designer Sara Marshall redrew 10 famous logos with paintbrushes, markers, and pilot pens. It wasn’t …

Graphic Design

Logitech Pulls Millions From Mice, Invests It In Design

The peripheral maker is planning a big design-led turnaround. So can they pull it off?<p>The year 2006 was a big year for headphones. It’s when the Beats brand debuted, took over every pair of ears in professional sports, and exploded into a $3 billion lifestyle-led technology company. You know what …

Google Ventures On How To Design A Killer Website

To build the best consumer website, go shopping, says GV’s Michael Margolis.<p>What do buying coffee beans, making an investment, and choosing a doctor have in common? They’re all forms of shopping. In each case, customers follow predictable processes for finding, evaluating, and narrowing options. If …

eCommerce

Go Ahead, Spill Coffee All Over This White Shirt. It’s Unstainable

Elizabeth & Clarke claims that a nanotech coating of hydrophobic material makes this crisp white shirt impossible to stain.<p>There’s nothing worse than spilling food on a crisp white shirt. But a new product called The Unstainable White Shirt, by the budget women’s fashion brand Elizabeth & Clarke, …

Nanotech

Vibrant Arrivals from Artifact Bag Co.

American-made work aprons, bags & more<p>At Hand-Eye Supply we live for good-looking, well-made stuff, especially when that stuff helps us make our own …

Made in America

Ockham Razor

You don't need a gaudy body of plastic ribs, logos, and metallic plastic to give you a good shave — your blades already provide that. Combine them …

Logos

Designer Explains His Creative Process While Making a Logo for a Fictional Company

Most logos aren’t designed in fifteen minutes, but most designers aren’t Aaron Draplin. Aaron’s a Portland fixture by way of the Midwest, the owner …

Graphic Design

Designing for Small Kitchens: Stacking and Nesting Storage

Many of my organizing clients struggle with small kitchens. Collapsible items can help make the most of a small space—but so can items that stack or …

Kitchens

Secrets for Drawing the Human Body: Get the Free Guide from Craftsy (Sponsored) - The Fox Is Black

Learn how to draw the human body with lifelike realism. Improve your drawing skills and create incredible works of art when you unlock the secrets to …

refold cardboard standing desk changes the way you work

<b>refold cardboard standing desk changes the way you work</b><br>all images courtesy of refold<p><b>the way we work is changing.</b> we are more mobile and more …

FreshGrade takes in $4.3M to get more teachers to take schoolwork digital

Education software firm FreshGrade just took $4.3 million in seed funding to help teachers manage student work from the cloud.<p>FreshGrade is the brain child of Lane Merrifield, Steve Wandler, and Mark Payne. Merrifield previously founded Club Penguin, a multiplayer gaming platform for kids that …