Category Archives: CULTURE

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Report: Demand for 3D Printing Jobs Soars

2 weeks ago

As the market for 3D printing grows exponentially each year, so does the demand for those who are professionally-trained in developing three-dimensional objects outside of iPad apps and cookie cutter…

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New Documentary Explores Why More People Than Ever Are Turning to Analog Tools in a Digital Era

2 weeks ago

If you were asked to present a sketch for a new product design concept in the next ten minutes, there’s a good chance you would probably reach for a pen…

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When Product Design Goes Viral: ‘Coolest Cooler’ on Track to Set All-Time Kickstarter Funding Record

4 weeks ago

When it first launched, few people could have ever expected the Coolest Cooler to be as successful as it has been…it would have been impressive just to hit the $100,000…

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Behind the Scenes at Bertone’s Concept Car Design Studio

1 month ago

Founded in 1912, BERTONE has had a colorful history creating some of the most sought-after and futuristic car designs throughout the past century. The reputable Italian firm started out as…

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Watch Bill Gates ‘Design and Fabricate’ the Ultimate Ice Bucket Contraption for the Ice Bucket Challenge

1 month ago

In case you’ve been living under a rock, you’re probably familiar with the popular Ice Bucket Challenge that originated from 29 year old Peter Frates, a former captain of the…

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The Uncomfortable Project: This Study of Everyday Objects Makes You Rethink the Purpose of Semiotics

1 month ago

Inspired by a strange desire to create and design a collection of products for ‘all the wrong reasons’, product designer Katerina Kamprani has essentially created a collection of almost usable…

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Humans Need Not Apply: New Short Film Explores the Future of Robots in Manufacturing and Automation

1 month ago

We’ve all seen various images and video clips of robots on product assembly lines ranging from cars to pocket tools. While robots have helped automate the manufacturing process, few details…

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How Would You Show the Entire Industrial Design Process in One Gorgeous Image?

1 month ago

Documenting an industrial design process can be a challenging task when your primary focus is on getting the actual product design out of the door and into the hands of…

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A Peek Inside Apple University: How Picasso Helped Influence Apple’s Approach to Industrial Design

1 month ago

As anybody with an interest in Apple’s top-secret design offices knows, few details ever emerge behind the ‘Minimaluminiumalism‘ approach to some of the most game-changing product designs of all time….