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‘X-Rays of Toys’ Offers a Fun and Fascinating Look at the Basics of Assembly Design

4 hours ago

Lately we’ve been seeing quite the interest from the general public when it comes to ‘what’s inside’ the many artifacts that make up our day-to-day lives. Perhaps the best examples…

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Ice Cream 3D Printers Make Creating Those Headphone Prototypes Fun…and Edible?

4 hours ago

3D printed food is nothing new…however the desire to eat something extruded out of cables and wires is still something that most people haven’t quite wrapped their heads around yet….

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‘not Jony &#%!ing Ive’ Is One of the Best Product Design Commentaries on Twitter Right Now

5 hours ago

‘Minimaluminiumalism‘ isn’t an actual word (yet?)…but if we were to hear a world like it there’s a strong possibility that it would come from none other than everybody’s favorite ‘minimal/aluminum-loving’…

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New Adventures in Water Bottle Design…Squeezable Glass?

6 hours ago

If you’re an avid backpacker, cyclist, runner, or just plain like carrying a plastic reservoir for your hydration needs around with you, chances are you’ve come into contact with that…

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Take a 13-Minute Tour of the Ridley Bikes Factory From Frame Design to Finished Product

6 hours ago

Originally founded as Race Productions NV by frame builder and painter Jochim Aerts in 1990, Ridley Bikes have been a market leader in creating high-performance racing bikes for some of…

Maker Galaxy E28: The Future of Wearables (Jordan Edelson)

1 day ago

We’re always talking about the future of design, the future of technology, the future of MAKING. In a world where sleep management systems can learn when to wake us at…

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Oregon Manifest Urban Bike Design Project Opens Up Voting…Which of These is a Better Urban Bicycle?

2 days ago

Billed as a platform for bike craft, design and innovation, the Oregon Manifest is one of the most exciting annual events in the realm of bicycle design. The event pairs…

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Patent Prints: Complete Your Walls With Framed Blueprints of Iconic Product Designs

2 days ago

Deciding what to hang on the wall is never an easy choice. Unless you’re an art collector and rotate pieces often, finding that ‘perfect’ photograph or painting can take months…

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In the Age of the Smart Home, How Do You Create a Smart Alarm Clock? Meet ‘Sense’.

3 days ago

Sleep. Some of us just can’t get enough of it and will spend plenty of money on products to make sure that when we get it in those seemingly small…