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Do you think Design Thinking is only for designers, strategists, or people born to innovate? Join Smart Design for a one day workshop facilitated by experts in the fields of user-centered strategy and design. Using proprietary methodologies and activities, our specialists will guide you ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-fairevent-1000000431-design-thinking-training.htm Have a Facelook - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003354-have-a-facelook.htm Have a Facelook
FACEBOOK has just revealed its futuristic augmented reality smart glasses.
 
The technology giant has created thin, transparent glass which can beam virtual objects into the wearer's line of vision.
 
A patent for a "waveguide ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003354-have-a-facelook.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003353-.htm
Leaf is a nature – inspired portable & reversible water dispenser designed to keep your pet supplied with fresh water while on-the-go. Its one-piece molded organic shape and flexible material makes this water dispenser comfortable to use, slim and lightweight. The Leaf is made of ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003353-.htm Shonin-Palm Sized Cam - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003352-shonin-palm-sized-cam.htm Shonin-Palm Sized Cam
Shonin is a mini camera that can be attached to your clothing using a clip or magnetic backing.  Recording is simply a process of tapping the body to activate the camera. The camera can access the internet using cellular or WiFi connectivity.
 
The body cam ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003352-shonin-palm-sized-cam.htm Tiny Utopian homes pop up in France - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003351-tiny-utopian-homes-pop-up-in-france.htm Tiny Utopian homes pop up in France
Why aren't more of us choosing to holiday in plastic cabins?
 
Why aren't synthetic chalets more popular than wooden beach shacks and concrete pools?
 
The French architectural collector and curator Eric Touchaleaume believes he has the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003351-tiny-utopian-homes-pop-up-in-france.htm How To Hand Letter Like an Architect - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003350-how-to-hand-letter-like-an-architect.htm How To Hand Letter Like an Architect

 Doug Patt, the architect behind YouTube channel How To Architect, has got a video demonstrating how to hand letter in the trademark style you see all over architectural drawings (or at least used to).

 
"The video describes how to hand letter each capital ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003350-how-to-hand-letter-like-an-architect.htm And the best designs of the year are - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003349-and-the-best-designs-of-the-year-are.htm And the best designs of the year are
An Olympic flag for refugees and a knitted hat worn in protest against Donald Trump have been named among the year's best designs.
 
They join 60 others nominees in a politically charged shortlist for the prestigious Beazley Designs of the Year 2017, announced ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003349-and-the-best-designs-of-the-year-are.htm The Last Days of Wicker - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003348-the-last-days-of-wicker.htm The Last Days of Wicker
Just a handful of Europe's rattan ateliers are still in operation. The three finest have been weaving furniture according to ancient techniques for the last hundred years.  
 
An air of fustiness hovers over the very words ‘‘wicker ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003348-the-last-days-of-wicker.htm The game-changing design made to go unnoticed - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003347-the-game-changing-design-made-to-go-unnoticed.htm The game-changing design made to go unnoticed
Even if you've never heard of it, Helvetica has been part of your life.
 
This typeface is, very literally, everywhere: computer screens, billboards, buildings, street signs and posters.
Look around you. It's likely that some manifestation of Helvetica ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003347-the-game-changing-design-made-to-go-unnoticed.htm Measure the exact color of everything you see - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003346-measure-the-exact-color-of-everything-you-see.htm Measure the exact color of everything you see
The Nix Pro Color Sensor is a handheld device that can measure the color of any surface and provide accurate color information to smartphones or tablets. Its patented design blocks out all ambient light and uses its own calibrated light source to provide an industry-leading level of ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003346-measure-the-exact-color-of-everything-you-see.htm Meet BRID, The Revolution in Air Purifying - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003345-meet-brid.-the-revolution-in-air-purifying.htm Meet BRID, The Revolution in Air Purifying
BRID is the world's most efficient compact indoor air purifier. Its patented Nano-structured ceramic filters effectively break down Carbon Monoxide, Bacteria, Pollutants, viruses, organic odors and more into harmless substances.
 
Believe it or not, indoor air can ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003345-meet-brid.-the-revolution-in-air-purifying.htm Tree-planting drones hope to fight deforestation - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003344-tree-planting-drones-hope-to-fight-deforestation.htm Tree-planting drones hope to fight deforestation

A British startup has designed a system that uses drones to plant trees by shooting biodegradable seedpods into the ground or scattering them in the air.

Watch the video below to learn more.

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This Gorgeous Jewelry Is Made From Deconstructed Loudspeakers - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003343-this-gorgeous-jewelry-is-made-from-deconstructed-loudspeakers.htm This Gorgeous Jewelry Is Made From Deconstructed Loudspeakers
Who knew detritus from audio equipment could be so beautiful?
 
What is the physical embodiment of sound? For the jewelry artist Dana Hakim Bercovich, it’s the metal mesh of speakers. Bercovich collects the mesh from loudspeakers, where it is mounted over the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003343-this-gorgeous-jewelry-is-made-from-deconstructed-loudspeakers.htm The story behind the world's most popular scissors - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003342-the-story-behind-the-worlds-most-popular-scissors.htm The story behind the world's most popular scissors
You probably recognize designer Olof Bäckström's classic orange-handled scissors.
 
The company that makes them, Fiskars, claims to have sold over a billion worldwide, so there's a good chance you have a pair at home.
 
But ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003342-the-story-behind-the-worlds-most-popular-scissors.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003341-.htm
One of the Tesla Model 3's most unique features is its large center touchscreen that replaces the traditional dashboard and controls you typically find in a car. As soon as the first cars were delivered, videos and analysis of the new user interface appeared, including the usual Tesla easter ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003341-.htm Amazon and Cesar Millan Present: Audiobooks for Dogs - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003340-amazon-and-cesar-millan-present.-audiobooks-for-dogs.htm Amazon and Cesar Millan Present: Audiobooks for Dogs
Cesar Millan, a famous "dog behaviorist" and star of the TV Series Dog Whisperer, has a new offering for your pooch: Audiobooks. Millan has joined forces with Audible (which is owned by Amazon) to launch a new audiobook service designed specifically for your four-legged ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003340-amazon-and-cesar-millan-present.-audiobooks-for-dogs.htm Will 'Dare to Dream' superyacht concept revolutionize world travel? - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003339-will-dare-to-dream-superyacht-concept-revolutionize-world-travel..htm Will 'Dare to Dream' superyacht concept revolutionize world travel?
This striking yacht design, aimed at those with a strong passion for both sailing and aviation, could revolutionize the way we travel the sea.
 
The brainchild of yacht designer George Lucian, the 'Dare to Dream' concept could change the way we travel the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003339-will-dare-to-dream-superyacht-concept-revolutionize-world-travel..htm Marble Lamp - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003338-marble-lamp.htm Marble Lamp
Even though marble is commonly associated with luxury goods, its waste is affordable and plentiful. This lamp finds a possible function for this waste and uses marble’s proprieties to create an organic light shade. 
 
By leaving the dust free to move, ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003338-marble-lamp.htm Sunglasses from the future - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003337-sunglasses-from-the-future.htm Sunglasses from the future
Polarized MagLock Sunglasses use the power of magnets to simply eliminate dropped and lost shades.With fully embedded neodymium magnets, MagLock Sunglasses are easy to mount on anything magnetic, and also (more importantly) less likely to drop or misplace.
 
The ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003337-sunglasses-from-the-future.htm Drone designs inspired by nature - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003336-drone-designs-inspired-by-nature.htm Drone designs inspired by nature

Scientist's developing new drones are taking inspiration from the bats, bees and octopuses.

Watch the video below to learn more.

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Postmodernist Dan Friedman helped change how the world viewed graphic design - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003335-postmodernist-dan-friedman-helped-change-how-the-world-viewed-graphic-design.htm Postmodernist Dan Friedman helped change how the world viewed graphic design
The Chicago Design Museum’s current exhibition brings the ’80s and early ’90s back through the work of postmodernist graphic and furniture designer Dan Friedman. The show, Dan Friedman: Radical Modernist, was originally curated by the artist himself prior to his death in ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003335-postmodernist-dan-friedman-helped-change-how-the-world-viewed-graphic-design.htm The secret supplier to the world's top designers - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003334-the-secret-supplier-to-the-worlds-top-designers.htm The secret supplier to the world's top designers
The town of Ubrique in southern Spain is beautiful but remote. It doesn't have an airport or a train station and even buses are irregular.
 
Its position, nestled at the bottom of a valley surrounded by big hills, means the easiest way to get there is by car. But ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003334-the-secret-supplier-to-the-worlds-top-designers.htm World's first 3D knitted shoes - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003333-worlds-first-3d-knitted-shoes.htm World's first 3D knitted shoes
JS 3D knitted shoes are made by the most advance technology saving more than 80% of the traditional shoe making process and wasted materials.
 
Just like 3D printing, every shoe is made to match each user's specific order.
Breaking the rule of a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003333-worlds-first-3d-knitted-shoes.htm Meet Whang Od Oggay: The Philippines' oldest tattoo artist - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003332-meet-whang-od-oggay.-the-philippines-oldest-tattoo-artist.htm Meet Whang Od Oggay: The Philippines' oldest tattoo artist
Surrounded by lush rice terraces and undulating landscape, the mountain village of Buscalan is home to just 200 or so households. It rests in the Kalinga province of the Philippines and is about a 15-hour drive north of Manila.
 
Yet thousands of tourists come here ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003332-meet-whang-od-oggay.-the-philippines-oldest-tattoo-artist.htm IDSA International Design Conference 2017: Design IS Business - Calendar - Conference http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-conference-1000000472-idsa-international-design-conference-2017.-design-is-business.htm IDSA International Design Conference 2017: Design IS Business
ID is among a handful of disciplines that really, really values and strives to improve the human condition. Not just intrinsic value—but fundamental, instrumental value. Whatever the world throws at us—digitization, electrification, sensorification, autonomy or ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-conference-1000000472-idsa-international-design-conference-2017.-design-is-business.htm