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Link About It: MIT Reimagines the Power Cord

MIT Reimagines the Power Cord


MIT’s Tangible Media Group—the university’s experimental arm—has come up with a way to turn the cords of our everyday electronics into functional interfaces. Inspired by the way people knot, pinch and kink garden hoses to achieve a desired water flow……

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Officine Mermaid’s Custom Ducati Scrambler: The Milan-based shop reimagines the already capable bike as a badass off-road machine at home on any terrain

Officine Mermaid's Custom Ducati Scrambler

Though it opened in 2009, we first stumbled upon Officine Mermaid in 2013 while exploring Milan between appointments during Design Week. Located in the Motoquartiere—an intersection of streets lined with motorcycle part shops, vintage clothing stores……

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Smart Booo Wireless Light Dimmer: The pebble-sized switch reimagines the way we interact with household lighting

Smart Booo Wireless Light Dimmer


As the internet of things as a concept continues to materialize, more and more smart products for the home are introduced. Some are born out of necessity, while others seem to simply exist for fun and to push the space further. The Continue Reading…


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Sorapot 2 Teapot by Joey Roth: The innovative industrial designer reimagines his first ever product with impressive results

Sorapot 2 Teapot by Joey Roth


Though it’s been discontinued for two years and nearly a decade since its introduction, industrial designer Joey Roth’s first product, the Sorapot teapot, continues to enchant with a wonderfully organic shape and visually stimulating design. And now, after four years of…

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Cool Hunting Video: Barry X Ball: Using tools of the digital revolution, the artist recreates and re-imagines Renaissance era masterpieces

Cool Hunting Video: Barry X Ball


In an unassuming residential building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, lies the studio space of sculptor Barry X Ball. His stunning re-imagined and modified versions of Renaissance era masterpieces begin with meticulous 3D-scanning. Ball and his team…

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Microsoft reimagines Office Online in battle with Google Drive

Microsoft is rebranding its Office Web Apps to Office Online today, just a day after the company launched its OneDrive cloud storage replacement for SkyDrive. The new branding, revealed partially last month, is designed to simplify Microsoft’s web versions of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint away from the bewildering Office Web Apps monikers. “We heard from customers that the inclusion of Apps in our name was confusing,” admits Microsoft’s Amanda Lefebvre. The apps part confused some who assumed Office Web Apps were installable applications rather than online Office variants.

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The Thing Quarterly: Issue 22: Godfather of conceptual art, John Baldessari reimagines the pillowcase

The Thing Quarterly: Issue 22


John Baldessari, the prolific visual artist and living legend hailing from southern California, has left nary a medium untouched—painting, photography, printmaking, video, sculpture, installation and more—in his quest to find beauty, drama and art in the…

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Spectacular showreel re-imagines Slumdog titles

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Motion designer Ryo Kitabatake was born in Ibaraki, Japan, and studied graphic design in the US.
    




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Hollywood Star Chart prints from Dorothy: The British design studio reimagines constellations as cherished classic and modern American films

Hollywood Star Chart prints from Dorothy


by Gavin Lucas British design and ideas studio Dorothy has just unveiled two Hollywood Star Chart prints, each of which re-imagine, and re-name, the constellations after some of the most culturally significant films to have emerged…

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Typography project reimagines rock bands as fonts

Combining his love of music and illustration, designer Jim Billy Wheeler has created a bespoke A-Z to represent his favourite bands.


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