Vivian Sam

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Glowing Interactive Circular Swings Change Colors with Motion

For the next few months, this interactive <i>Swing Time</i> installation on The Lawn on D in Boston invites residents and visitors to sit back and relax while swinging in one of 20 glowing hammocks. The temporary project was created by Hweler + Yoon Architecture and was developed as a way to “create a new …

LED Lighting

Japanese Bonsai Tree Thrives in Underwater Environment

Botanical artist Makoto Azuma explores new and different ways to view the iconic Japanese bonsai plant. His latest work uses natural materials and LED lights to submerge one of Japan’s oldest art forms in a minimalist underwater environment.<p>To construct the bonsai, Azuma used a twisted piece of …

Chargeboard : A Longboard with Built-in Charger by Bjorn van den Hout

As a fanatic longboarder and an industrial designer, Bjorn van den Hout decided to design a multifunction longboard for his graduation project:</b> …

Audrey Kawasaki’s New Kimono-Inspired Wood Panel Paintings

One of our favorite artists, Audrey Kawasaki, is back with her latest series titled <i>Hirari Hirari</i>, which translates from Japanese as “the sound or movement of a petal, leaf, or flower slowly falling.” Using her signature medium of oil, graphite, and ink on wood panels, the Los Angeles-based painter …

Hanoi: is it possible to grow a city without slums?

To an outsider, Hanoi can seem like a city trying to consume itself. Jackhammers chatter and circular saws whine like cicadas. Sparks from welding shoot into oncoming traffic and exhaust fumes lace the air with a metallic twinge. Careening through the streets on the city’s estimated 4m motorbikes, …

Bluetooth Speaker Is A Levitating Death Star Of Sound

The Om One is a Bluetooth speaker with an anti-gravitational twist. It hovers and spins in mid-air, spitting out tunes like some sleek Death Star of sound.<p>Weighing just three-quarters of a pound, this black sphere maintains its position in the air with the help of a magnetic base. But the Om One …

Muku Shuttr

A shutter remote control for mobile devices. Shuttr makes it easier to take photos and videos, from group shots to selfies. It works with iOS 5+ and …

Jackery Air

The best looking charger we’ve laid our hands on, the slimline Jackery Air has a 5000 mAh battery which can juice up most smartphones 2x to 3x, and …

Juice

LifePrint Wireless Photo Printer

A photo printer for iOS and Android devices. Send a photo from your phone to any LifePrint anywhere in the world via Wi-Fi, 3G or Bluetooth. You can …

Wi-Fi