Designophy RSS | All Entries http://www.designophy.com/ Latest design news, competitions, interviews, articles and all related topics with all design professions. en-us Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:03:24 -0500 Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:03:24 -0500 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 Mahindra Group Working on New Car Brand To Rival Tesla - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003408-mahindra-group-working-on-new-car-brand-to-rival-tesla.htm Mahindra Group Working on New Car Brand To Rival Tesla
Pininfarina will become an OEM or manufacturer in the near future when it launches its first product in a few months time. The Italian car design house and coachbuilder - known most famously for its decades-long association with Ferrari. The company was founded in 1930 and is well known for ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003408-mahindra-group-working-on-new-car-brand-to-rival-tesla.htm Yuan Man - the process of learning the instrument as entertaining - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003407-yuan-man---the-process-of-learning-the-instrument-as-entertaining.htm Yuan Man - the process of learning the instrument as entertaining
Have you ever learned a musical instrument? Did you give up it because of your half-hearted attitude?
Music makes life more colorful and many people are eager to learn a musical instrument, but the process of learning a musical instrument is difficult and boring, so many people are ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003407-yuan-man---the-process-of-learning-the-instrument-as-entertaining.htm Why design is becoming the world's "soft power" - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003406-why-design-is-becoming-the-worlds-.quot.soft-power.quot..htm Why design is becoming the world's "soft power"
The first London Design Festival was launched in 2003. Since then, around 130 cities across the world have set up their own version. Why? Design is key to building a successful creative economy and a festival is a major gateway to individual creative ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003406-why-design-is-becoming-the-worlds-.quot.soft-power.quot..htm IKEA has launched an augmented reality app to help you design your interiors - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003405-ikea-has-launched-an-augmented-reality-app-to-help-you-design-your-interiors.htm IKEA has launched an augmented reality app to help you design your interiors
Coinciding with Apple's release of iOS 11, which features ARKit, Swedish retailer IKEA has released an app called IKEA Place which lets you use augmented reality to visualise how furniture will look in your apartment or house.
 
So far there are over 2,000 of ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003405-ikea-has-launched-an-augmented-reality-app-to-help-you-design-your-interiors.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003404-.htm
Ford designers have been swapping some clay-sculpting steels and rakes for mixed reality headsets and visualization software that can change vehicle design elements – side mirrors, grilles, vehicle interiors and more – in mere seconds.
 
Designers have ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003404-.htm Meet the Tesla of Luxury Electric Yachts - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003403-meet-the-tesla-of-luxury-electric-yachts.htm Meet the Tesla of Luxury Electric Yachts
Yacht builder Hinckley is charting out a new course in its nearly 90-year-old business: it's going electric.
 
This week, at the 47th Newport International Boat Show, Hinckley unveiled the Dasher, a 28.6-foot fully electric luxury yacht—the world's first, ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003403-meet-the-tesla-of-luxury-electric-yachts.htm Es Devlin's magical stage design - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003402-es-devlins-magical-stage-design.htm Es Devlin's magical stage design
British stage designer Es Devlin's career began in 1997 with small theater productions held in function rooms above pubs. Since then her work has dramatically transformed stages and stadiums around the world.
 
Her vast portfolio spans grand opera productions, pop ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003402-es-devlins-magical-stage-design.htm Land Rover's 'Reductionism' Sculpture Hints At Future Design Language - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003401-land-rovers-reductionism-sculpture-hints-at-future-design-language.htm Land Rover's 'Reductionism' Sculpture Hints At Future Design Language
Land Rover revealed an installation at the Design Museum in Kensington which gives us an insight into the Land Rover design philosophy of ‘Reductionism’ that inspired the new Range Rover Velar. The sculptured vehicle is Land Rover design in its ‘purest’ form. The piece ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003401-land-rovers-reductionism-sculpture-hints-at-future-design-language.htm Thomas Heatherwick transforms a South African grain silo into a new museum - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003400-thomas-heatherwick-transforms-a-south-african-grain-silo-into-a-new-museum.htm Thomas Heatherwick transforms a South African grain silo into a new museum
Africa's first major institution dedicated to modern art, the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA), is set to open this month. Located in a former grain silo in Cape Town, the new museum will house what many expect to be the world's leading collection of contemporary African ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003400-thomas-heatherwick-transforms-a-south-african-grain-silo-into-a-new-museum.htm Flexible NFL helmet aims to reduce head injuries - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003399-flexible-nfl-helmet-aims-to-reduce-head-injuries.htm Flexible NFL helmet aims to reduce head injuries
Head injuries have plagued the NFL for years. But the helmets that players wear have retained roughly the same design since the 1970s.
 
This season, about 70 NFL players are wearing a new helmet that's a radical departure from previous iterations -- and, the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003399-flexible-nfl-helmet-aims-to-reduce-head-injuries.htm 2nd Generation August Smart Lock - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003398-2nd-generation-august-smart-lock.htm 2nd Generation August Smart Lock
There are many solution on the market for secure locks and this August Smart Lock ranks high among them.  The August Smart Lock works with your smartphone or smartwatch through the August Home app to lock and unlock your door.  It also keeps track of who accesses the home through iOS ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003398-2nd-generation-august-smart-lock.htm E-Ink Tablet - Feels like writing on real paper - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003397-e-ink-tablet---feels-like-writing-on-real-paper.htm E-Ink Tablet - Feels like writing on real paper
The E-Ink tablet by reMarkable is design for the ultimate experience in reading, writing and sketching.
 
E-Ink tablet features a paper-like display that provides a superior reading experience. You can write and make notes directly on the surface of the tablet like ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003397-e-ink-tablet---feels-like-writing-on-real-paper.htm From liquid plastic to fabric balloons: Highlights from Paris Design Week 2017 - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003396-from-liquid-plastic-to-fabric-balloons.-highlights-from-paris-design-week-2017.htm From liquid plastic to fabric balloons: Highlights from Paris Design Week 2017
Paris Design Week is one of the more significant design weeks to take place in Europe each year. It's a citywide celebration of furniture and interior products that has grown out of the city's biannual industry trade fair, Maison & Objet, located in the Parc des Expositions on the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003396-from-liquid-plastic-to-fabric-balloons.-highlights-from-paris-design-week-2017.htm - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003395-.htm
Honda's vision for the future, which it showed off at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show on Tuesday, is electric with a hint of the 1970s first generation Civic.
 
The Urban EV is a concept. But unlike many, many other concepts that get rolled onto auto show stages, a ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003395-.htm A chair that can hug - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003394-a-chair-that-can-hug.htm A chair that can hug
Most people experience a warm, enjoyable feeling in the act of giving or receiving a hug. This feeling is created by more than just the physical connection of a hug, for hugging has been proven to release certain hormones, lower resting heart rates and reduce the fear of death. Scientists have ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003394-a-chair-that-can-hug.htm Self-Driving Boats: The Next Tech Transportation Race - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003393-self-driving-boats.-the-next-tech-transportation-race.htm Self-Driving Boats: The Next Tech Transportation Race
Self-driving cars may not hit the road in earnest for many years - but autonomous boats could be just around the pier.
 
Spurred in part by the car industry's race to build driverless vehicles, marine innovators are building automated ferry boats for Amsterdam ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003393-self-driving-boats.-the-next-tech-transportation-race.htm How buildings can create harmony - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003392-how-buildings-can-create-harmony.htm How buildings can create harmony
Japanese architect Kengo Kuma is known for buildings that, above all, embrace natural materials and light. They bring comfort -- both physical and immaterial -- to their inhabitants. From the striking Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center in Tokyo to a discrete wood-and-glass house in the ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003392-how-buildings-can-create-harmony.htm Yves Behar: "Design preoccupies itself with the human experience" - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003391-yves-behar.-.quot.design-preoccupies-itself-with-the-human-experience.quot..htm Yves Behar: "Design preoccupies itself with the human experience"
Yves Behar is a designer of seemingly limitless imagination. Through his Fuseproject design firm and wearable tech company, Jawbone, Behar and his team have taken on everything from traditional design standards (chairs, computers, logos) to ambitious philanthropic projects (a medical device ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003391-yves-behar.-.quot.design-preoccupies-itself-with-the-human-experience.quot..htm Belfast scientists design flexible organic battery - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003390-belfast-scientists-design-flexible-organic-battery.htm Belfast scientists design flexible organic battery
Queen's University Belfast scientists have designed a new flexible organic battery that could revolutionise how medical implants are powered.
 
Devices such as pacemakers are currently fitted with rigid metal based batteries, which can cause ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003390-belfast-scientists-design-flexible-organic-battery.htm Meet the new NexDock - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003389-meet-the-new-nexdock.htm Meet the new NexDock
The new NexDock is a revolutionary docking unit in 2-in-1 laptop form that harnesses the productivity of Intel Compute Cards, smartphones and mini PCs.
 
Meet the Intel Compute Card
 
Just slightly longer than a credit ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003389-meet-the-new-nexdock.htm 10 things you need to know about iPhone X - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003388-10-things-you-need-to-know-about-iphone-x.htm 10 things you need to know about iPhone X
Apple is betting its future on a $1,000 phone.
 
On Tuesday, Apple (AAPL, Tech30) unveiled new smartwatches, an Apple TV and the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus at a press event. But the showstopper was a premium device called iPhone X, with a starting price that would have ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003388-10-things-you-need-to-know-about-iphone-x.htm Renault car becomes part of your house - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003387-renault-car-becomes-part-of-your-house.htm Renault car becomes part of your house
Someday, you might want to drive home from work and just hang out in your car once you get there. Not because you're in trouble with your spouse, but because your car is actually designed to be part of the house.
 
In fact, you could lean back and relax before you ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003387-renault-car-becomes-part-of-your-house.htm Jaguar's electric E-type Zero - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003386-jaguars-electric-e-type-zero.htm Jaguar's electric E-type Zero
Jaguar has just unveiled a completely electric version of its classic E-type Roadster, called the E-type Zero. The E-type was once described by Enzo Ferrari as "the most beautiful car in the world", and it looses none of its stunning beauty in this new electric ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003386-jaguars-electric-e-type-zero.htm The case that protects your phone and you - Newslog http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003385-the-case-that-protects-your-phone-and-you.htm The case that protects your phone and you
Proprietary technology that protects you against audio surveillance, video surveillance, location tracking and remote radio frequency hacking.
 
THE CASE
 
The stand-alone Privacy Guard case employs proprietary technology that prohibits ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/newslog/design-article-1000003385-the-case-that-protects-your-phone-and-you.htm DesignInspire - Calendar - Fairs&Event http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-fairevent-1000000432-designinspire.htm DesignInspire
DesignInspire, an international exhibition about creativity, partners with the Business of Design Week (BODW) to stage an exchange and inspiring platform for global creative elites, design brands, design associations and institutes to showcase their creativities. An array of interactive ... ]]> http://www.designophy.com/calendar/design-fairevent-1000000432-designinspire.htm