Category Archives: INTERVIEWS

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Less is More: The Story Behind a Modern Redesign of the Classic Shaving Razor

2 months ago

After becoming increasingly concerned by the state of design around him in the early 1980s – or what he called “an impenetrable confusion of forms, colors and noises” – industrial…

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More Details on the Shapr3D iPad Pro CAD App [Interview]

5 months ago

When I first saw the Shapr3D app, I was pretty impressed, as were some of you, but it left some lingering questions. A 3D modeling app on the iPad Pro…

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The Company Quietly Expanding Their 3D Printing Platform to Bring Product Creation to the Masses

5 months ago

Back in 2014, Great Britain’s premier postal service, The Royal Mail, tied up with 3D printing company iMAKR, to offer their customers a 3D printing option on objects ranging from…

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A Deeper Look Into the Glowforge Desktop Laser Cutter with CEO Dan Shapiro

7 months ago

The Glowforge laser cutter is the biggest crowdfunded 30-day campaign in history. $27.9M in 30 days. It didn’t launch on Kickstarter. It didn’t re-launch on Indiegogo. It launched on their…

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SolidSmack Catches up with 3D Printing Visionary Joshua Harker (Video Interview)

1 year ago

Ever since he exploded onto the additive manufacturing scene in October of 2011 – thanks in no small part to the success of his Crania Anatomica Filigre Kickstarter campaign –…

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Daniel Szohatzky’s Handcrafted Geometric Lights Scare the Monsters Away

1 year ago

Times have certainly changed in the “art nouveau” world which was synonymous with harmonizing the various elements of nature with design. Say a warm hello to Canada’s craftsman de extraordinaire…

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Interview: Dave Petrillo on Making the Booze Joulies (and Coffee Joulies)

1 year ago

Dave Petrillo and Dave Jackson made waves with the Coffee Joulies; and now their new sensation – Booze Joulies – keeps alcohol cold without watering it down is creating quite…

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How College Entrepreneur Joseph Polite Brought His Water Bottle Design to Life

1 year ago

If there’s one thing that the world seemingly doesn’t need any more of, it’s another reusable water bottle design. Between the combination of modular concepts that unscrew for easier cleaning…

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Interview: Creating the BiCi Smart Bicycle with Industrial Designer Minchen Jiang

1 year ago

Basic Conception (AKA BiCi) is a smart bicycle with tech that will make you drool all over the handlebars of your Huffy. Among other features, the goodies include built-in sensors…