Dead Drops ~ usb keys cemented into walls and buildings as digital drop spots...
Typographic 'T' Shirts by Masashi Kawamura - T shirts that was designed to have the silhouette of 5 famous typefaces; Helvetica, Caslon, Baskerville, Courier, and Cooper Black. Font Couture!
Inspiring research projects at the DevLab at Carnegie Mellon's Human Computer Interaction Institute
Cire Trudon ~ "the oldest candle company in the world" opens its first shop outside of Paris since 1884 in NYC ~ and we have a first hand peek inside! Got to love pouty Napoleon bust candles...
Unboxing the Dyson City DC-26 ~ the tiny full powered vacuum that can fit on a piece of paper!
Paris vs NYC ~ adorable illustration series!
Ecowasbal ~ an eco friendly designer object that is good for up to 1000 loads of laundry! And then it's recyclable!
Blink Now ~ a mini monitor add on with a blinking eye ~ that makes you blink more!
Tomb Burgers ~ be prepared to be ridiculously mesmerized by his beautiful animated gifs
A way to upgrade the 11" Macbook Airs to 256GB! And a USB 3.0 adapter for easy system cloning or as a super usb key...
Tasty bite sized treats roundup of Tasteologie goodness as we count down for Halloween!
I Can't Find My Phone ~ a site to help you... find your phone!
Dwell Studio Transportation Multi Mobile designed by frazier & wing
5 unexpected things we at NOTCOT have learned about life through TED talks!
The Danny Elfman & Tim Burton 25th Anniversary Music Box! This is quite the limited-edition numbered "Collectors Edition" of 1000 that collects the 13 original scores they've done together...
Amazon launches Windowshop ~ a new way to browse the site via iPad app
Incase's iPad Travel Kit Plus! A plushy sleeve for your ipad ~ and a zip open section for all your cables/keyboards/etc and even comes with a handy stand!
CW Keller's Ply Furniture ~ "inventive modern furniture & design" is beautifully fluid.
Core77 has a look at Buro North's Tree Like Wayfinding Signage ~ which receives an AGDA Award!
Rubber Stamp and Letterpress Print by Jay Ryan for Tiny Showcase ~ it's like the print that keeps on giving!
There's something about Michael McDowell's hand made ceramic hanging air plant pods ~ lovely! And they remind me of tin can + string telephones.
How To Unlock the Airplane Lavatory Door from Outside
Amazing look inside the Lladrró factory outside Valencia - absolutely stunning to see how they are made and painted ~ over at MocoLoco!
NOTCOT Favorite places! A peek at the adorable avocado fries, shot sized bread bowls of ceviche, delicious shrimp grilled cheese, and pretzel burger ~ at 3 Square Cafe & Bakery, Venice Beach.
Busted Tees Gizmodo Artist Series: Wendy MacNaughton
Google is giving away 10,000 GoogleTVs to web developers... love this initiative to get the box in the hands of those who can push and shape where the platform will go!
Pine & Main has the most adorable vintage planters!
Jenny Odell's The Satellite Collection is a series of six digital prints that I made by collaging cut-out imagery from Google Satellite. Above is the pools ~ silos and freeways are amazing as well.
Hard Graft Phone Fold Wallet ~ perfect for when you need to grab just your phone, some cards and cash... gorgeous details!
Mr. Bartender!!! Not only an awesome line of retrotastic barware ~ but the packaging and graphics are adorable!
Inspiration ~ X-ray art!
Designer Andreas Pohancenik of London's Practice + Theory studio created the exhibition graphics for a recent exhibit at the MAK, Vienna, in sugar pastillage and an edible catalog available for purchase in the museum gift shop.
Design Glut expands its hookmaker tile line with Jar Tiles!
Divisionof/DolcePress – Good Morning/Good Night Poster ~ with letterpressed GLOW IN THE DARK! So beautiful, in a limited run of 100
barbara kruger in taking place at the temporary stedelijk - Designboom has great pics!
Heineken's very limited edition 16oz STR bottle ~ simple at first... toss it under a black light for the reveal!
iFixIt tears down the Logitech Revue GoogleTV so we can see exactly what's in there...
Mission Workshop! A peek inside the awesome bike messenger/backpack and accessories store in San Francisco from the original founders of chrome!
I Heart Pies! Awesome branding/logo/characters for this adorable LA pie shop. And apparently, delicious pecan pies as well!
Nice sleek retro mod lines to this jonathan adler philippe chair ~ there's a cute footstool that matches as well!
Jonathan Adler's Pill Carafes made of double cased handblown glass and perfect for whatever libation cures what ails you.
D.L. & Co. holiday packaging is beautiful! Bound in a book case, their candle gift sets hold 5 candles in various collections
Jonathan Adler's Peacock Menorah is beautiful!
Unboxing the Logitech Revue GoogleTV ~ with a little help from Kidrobot's new Simpsons Series 2...
Beautiful artwork of Lora Zombie
Ultimate Ears 18 Pro Custom In-Ear Monitors ~ a full unboxing! You saw them squirt goo and take molds... now see the finished product! They look and sound incredible! A must bring on trips!