The New York Times officially launched their TimesMachine site that lets you see the original layouts of every New York Times paper since 1851. Check out the sinking of the Titanic (shown) and Lincolns assassination.
Nine-0 Swivel Armchair by Ettore Sottsass - the last piece to be designed by this legendary designer before his death on 12/31/07 - it is being produced in his classic olivetti typewriter valentine red. Only at DWR!
A new medium called adbins for Quit, the stop smoking charity, shows a set of lungs, transparent in the middle so you can see all the discarded cigarette ends inside the bin. Advert from Saatchi & Saatchi, London, United Kingdom.
Using planilum technology, these plates are the world’s first active light-emitting glass. Incorporated into shelves and tables, the technology provides beautiful, understated lighting for homes and offices.
Pentagon Design has a great "Touching" Exhibition concept for presenting paint textures for Tikkurila Paints. Life sized farm animals - in high gloss, magnetic, and more... much better than paint chips!
Takashi Sugimoto, leading designer for Super Potato in Japan, has two contemporary tearooms on exhibition at the Toto Ma Gallery in Nogizaka, Tokyo. The first is composed of steel and the second out of water!
The extinction timeline 1950-2050. Oh no blogging will be gone somewhere around 2022, what will we all do. Although the one I am going to miss the most is Lunch which will be going extinct around 2026, so sad.