Designophy RSS | All Entries http://www.designophy.com/ Latest design news, competitions, interviews, articles and all related topics with all design professions. en-us Mon, 22 Jan 2018 14:28:14 -0600 Mon, 22 Jan 2018 14:28:14 -0600 Designophy mail@designophy.com Designophy RSS Feed favicon.ico http://www.designophy.com SELECT UIN,WhichDep,Title,Content,ThmbPath FROM xophy_all_rss ORDER BY ID DESC LIMIT 25 Livermorium's new Moto Mod - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003624-livermoriums-new-moto-mod-.htm Livermorium's new Moto Mod
There are a number of Moto Mods on sale and in development that can transform your Moto Z into a speaker, dedicated camera, projector, barcode scanner, and even a mouse. But what about a BlackBerry? As part of Motorola’s “Transform the Smartphone” Indiegogo challenge, one ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003624-livermoriums-new-moto-mod-.htm Introducing H- Smart Speaker + So much more - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003623-introducing-h--smart-speaker-.-so-much-more.htm Introducing H- Smart Speaker + So much more
The prevailing design trend with smart speakers like the Amazon Echo has been to make them look as minimalist and unassuming as possible, presumably so they can be placed anywhere around the house. The Raven H, however, looks like it spilled out of a kid’s toy ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003623-introducing-h--smart-speaker-.-so-much-more.htm CES 2018: Kia Niro EV Concept - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003622-ces-2018.-kia-niro-ev-concept.htm CES 2018: Kia Niro EV Concept
The Niro EV Concept is Kia’s first step under the new ACE Strategy (Autonomous, Connected and Eco/Electric – see below) and the ‘Boundless for all’ vision, a philosophy that sees future cars not just as means of transport but broader mobility solutions with advanced ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003622-ces-2018.-kia-niro-ev-concept.htm Designer carves entire cities out of scrap wood - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003621-designer-carves-entire-cities-out-of-scrap-wood.htm Designer carves entire cities out of scrap wood
They look like aerial photos of a city taken by a drone, but they are in fact incredible wooden sculptures. James McNabb is an American designer who began using scrap wood to create unique skylines. All the structures are connected to each other, creating entire ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003621-designer-carves-entire-cities-out-of-scrap-wood.htm DELAKTIG Designed by IKEA and Tom Dixon - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003620-delaktig-designed-by-ikea-and-tom-dixon.htm DELAKTIG Designed by IKEA and Tom Dixon
In February 2018 IKEA and Tom Dixon are launching DELAKTIG: an aluminum, open source ”platform for living”. In the spirit of challenging design conventions and the upholstery industry, DELAKTIG invites anyone to add to it, or completely change it.
Additionally, the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003620-delaktig-designed-by-ikea-and-tom-dixon.htm Flexi-Hex changes the way boards are packaged - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003619-flexi-hex-changes-the-way-boards-are-packaged.htm Flexi-Hex changes the way boards are packaged
100% recyclable, re-usable and adaptable.
 
With current surfboard packaging times between 15- 20 minutes and a variety of different methods and materials used, Flexi-Hex is designed to be user friendly, save time and reduce your environmental ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003619-flexi-hex-changes-the-way-boards-are-packaged.htm The world's first self-driving store - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003618-the-worlds-first-self-driving-store.htm The world's first self-driving store

The world's first self-driving store.

 
New concept Robomart -- an on-demand, electric, self-driving store -- could automate food deliveries. The Santa Clara, California-based startup showed off a smaller version its car at the CES tech conference in Las Vegas this ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003618-the-worlds-first-self-driving-store.htm Daniel Rozin's Interactive Sculture - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003617-daniel-rozins-interactive-sculture.htm Daniel Rozin's Interactive Sculture
Artist Daniel Rozin likes his most recent work, he just doesn’t love it. “That will take some time,” he says. “When I see it, I remember all the creations that it’s not.”
 
Rozin says he feels this way about many of his pieces, ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003617-daniel-rozins-interactive-sculture.htm The Circular Collection by BaYou with Love and Dell - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003616-the-circular-collection-by-bayou-with-love-and-dell.htm The Circular Collection by BaYou with Love and Dell
The Circular Collection by BaYou with Love and Dell is a 14 to 18 carat gold jewelry collection designed by Nikki Reed and made in Los Angeles from gold responsibly extracted from used technology recovered from Dell’s US recycling programs. It reflects a beautiful world in which we ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003616-the-circular-collection-by-bayou-with-love-and-dell.htm "My Special Aflac Duck" is a robot to help kids with cancer - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003615-.quot.my-special-aflac-duck.quot.-is-a-robot-to-help-kids-with-cancer.htm "My Special Aflac Duck" is a robot to help kids with cancer
One of the best gadgets at CES is a robot duck that will bring a tear to your eye and capture your heart.
 
At CES it's impossible not to see a robot. There are robots that walk, ones that pour coffee and even one that is a suitcase designed to follow you. But ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003615-.quot.my-special-aflac-duck.quot.-is-a-robot-to-help-kids-with-cancer.htm Countertop dishwasher - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003614-countertop-dishwasher.htm Countertop dishwasher
The tankless water heater company Heatworks is teaming up with Frog Design, an industrial engineering company based in Brooklyn, New York, to introduce the Tetra — a connected countertop dishwasher.
 
It's the perfect size for a couple or especially a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003614-countertop-dishwasher.htm Drawing machines create super precise geometric drawings - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003613-drawing-machines-create-super-precise-geometric-drawings.htm Drawing machines create super precise geometric drawings
James Nolan Gandy is a drawing machinist. He builds intricate analog machines that create complex geometrical shapes. 
 
Example of Machines

]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003613-drawing-machines-create-super-precise-geometric-drawings.htm Better sleep for better days - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003612-better-sleep-for-better-days.htm Better sleep for better days
Developed with doctors and researchers, SmartSleep is a wearable sleep technology clinically proven to help improve the quality of your sleep for consumers who do not get enough sleep due to lifestyle– so you don’t need more sleep to wake up with more ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003612-better-sleep-for-better-days.htm Could glowing plants replace light bulbs? - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003611-could-glowing-plants-replace-light-bulbs..htm Could glowing plants replace light bulbs?
The connection between people and plants has long been the subject of scientific interest. Recent studies have found positive effects.
 
A study conducted in Youngstown, Ohio, for example, discovered that greener areas of the city experienced less crime. In ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003611-could-glowing-plants-replace-light-bulbs..htm Smart mirror from Kuhler - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003610-smart-mirror-from-kuhler.htm Smart mirror from Kuhler
Kohler is adding more voice-based and touchless interactions into the bathroom and kitchen with a new smart product line called Kohler Konnect. Under its new lineup, everything from the faucet to the toilet to the bathtub can be controlled via voice commands, using a smart mirror as the main ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003610-smart-mirror-from-kuhler.htm Foldable And Electric Balance Car - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003609-foldable-and-electric-balance-car.htm Foldable And Electric Balance Car
This is a foldable electric scooter product that combines the functions of a skateboard.
 
Inspired by the trend of electric unicycles, this personal mobile vehicle combines the functions of a gravity-sensing electric unicycle with the stylish mobility of ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003609-foldable-and-electric-balance-car.htm Voice-controlled faucets are now a thing - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003608-voice-controlled-faucets-are-now-a-thing.htm Voice-controlled faucets are now a thing
Everything's voice-activated these days — even the kitchen sink.
 
The Delta Faucet Company announced Friday it's developing faucets that respond to voice commands. Along with turning off and on, they'll be able to measure amounts of water for cooking, and ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003608-voice-controlled-faucets-are-now-a-thing.htm Yves Behar debuts Hive View home security camera - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003607-yves-behar-debuts-hive-view-home-security-camera-.htm Yves Behar debuts Hive View home security camera
While the core use of Hive View is for peace of mind, the design and user experience process brought numerous other utilities: the magnetic snap-on camera can be detached from its sculptural base for easy moving and placing. This unique feature makes Hive View a product for everyday ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003607-yves-behar-debuts-hive-view-home-security-camera-.htm Awe-inspiring pool designs from around the world - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003606-awe-inspiring-pool-designs-from-around-the-world.htm Awe-inspiring pool designs from around the world
From infinity pools that blend into the landscape to suspended baths linking skyscrapers together, swimming pools that push boundaries are fast becoming a statement feature in the design of a building.
 
While clients asking for a residential pool often favor ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003606-awe-inspiring-pool-designs-from-around-the-world.htm The Hospital Gown gets a modest makeover - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003605-the-hospital-gown-gets-a-modest-makeover.htm The Hospital Gown gets a modest makeover
In partnership with students from Parsons School of Design, Care and Wear, a “healthwear company” (it specializes in medical wearables), has created a new kimono-inspired hospital gown that opens in the front, has a shielding pleat in the back, replaces five types of gowns with ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003605-the-hospital-gown-gets-a-modest-makeover.htm Introducing Jenga Ocean - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003604-introducing-jenga-ocean.htm Introducing Jenga Ocean
A COLLABORATION FOR CLEANER OCEANS
 
Jenga® Ocean™ & Bureo. The first board game made from recycled fishing nets. Jenga Ocean is made from over 25 square feet of nets proudly sourced through Bureo's Net Positiva recycling ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003604-introducing-jenga-ocean.htm Climate change may lead to a rise in floating architecture - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003603-climate-change-may-lead-to-a-rise-in-floating-architecture.htm Climate change may lead to a rise in floating architecture
Climate change poses a serious question: how will our cities cope with rising sea levels? Some architects believe that floating buildings offer the answer, and have come up with a wide variety of designs to prove it, from simple prefab homes to entirely amphibious ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003603-climate-change-may-lead-to-a-rise-in-floating-architecture.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003602-.htm
KNEESUP is a knee rehabilitation system that integrates a smart wearable device and mobile application.
 
KNEESUP provides patients with early stage degenerative arthritis a preventive rehabilitation for future long-term knee health care. Unlike other heavy ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003602-.htm Samsung is making a neck speaker - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003601-samsung-is-making-a-neck-speaker.htm Samsung is making a neck speaker
A bunch of odd stuff comes out of Samsung’s C-Lab incubator each year, and today Samsung is unveiling a handful of its latest projects. The highlight is a product line called S-Ray, short for Sound-Ray, that’s composed of three different speakers that are supposed to act almost ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003601-samsung-is-making-a-neck-speaker.htm Tom Fereday's SIA Chair - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003600-tom-feredays-sia-chair.htm Tom Fereday's SIA Chair
The SIA chair, meaning movement was named after its unique adjustable backrest. Inspired by traditional bearings the SIA chair is slender in design yet uncompromising in comfort. Shaped from solid Ash the SIA chair curves to the bodies form whilst using the minimum amount of timber required to ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003600-tom-feredays-sia-chair.htm