Tim Brown, CEO and president of IDEO, frequently speaks about the value of design thinking and innovation to businesspeople around the world. He spoke with Bloomberg about the future of cars, and what office spaces might look like in the not-too-distant future.
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Overgaard & Dyrman, a design brand located in Copenhagen, Denmark, that makes beautiful furniture mixing traditional hand crafted techniques with modern technology. This video shows the process of making one of its gorgeous Wire Dining Chairs.
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Framestore, the people behind the effects, wrote:
We built Knowhere, our most complicated environment to date, for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and then staged a dog-fight that explored every inch of it. Here we’ve linked up all our shots in the 4-mile wide and 1.2 billion polygon world.
19 Awesome and Cool Ways to Use Old Shipping Containers
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It looks like the sun… but it isn’t. It’s a brand new type of artificial skylight called CoeLux which, for the first time, recreates the scientific process that makes the sky appear blue. It also creates an illusion of depth to make the ‘sun’ appear to be far above. Lux takes an exclusive look.
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Tom Dyckhoff explores the militarisation of urban architecture.
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Here is one unique bike design. I don’t know much about it but all I do know is that I love it!.
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The Utter or Otter Inn is in Sweden . Utter means otter in Swedish and the owners want their guests to feel as happy as an otter in a lake. The hotel has a small floating wooden hut on a lake with 2 beds three metres below the surface. You can watch the fish swim by from the large picture windows. The hotel was opened in 2000.
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Living in small spaces can be very cost effective. These 5 apartments show you how you can living large in a very small space by using ingenious design and hidden compartments.
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If the prospect of a zombie apocalypse weighs heavy on your mind, British firm Tiger Log Cabins have just the product.
The firm are advertising ‘the world’s first’ zombie-proof log cabin – designed to withstand the bloodiest of zombie attacks.
The ZFC-1, or ‘Zombie Fortification Cabin’ in full, comes complete with a 10-year anti-zombie guarantee which promises to be strong and secure enough to stop any walking dead from getting inside.
It also boasts a barbed wire surround, an escape hatch, a storage unit to stow your chosen weaponry and a 360-degree vantage point to keep a close eye on impending zombie attackers.
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This incredible $2 million pool features five colossal waterfalls, a lazy river and a tunnel deep enough for scuba diving.
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A Natural Swimming Pool is swimming pool that has clear water without using chemicals. These pools rely entirely on the plants and animals to condition the water. This is so effective that this pool has been tested and shown to be of drinking water quality. Also, through the continual natural “cleaning process” the pool water never needs changing, saving water. Chemical free so it is healthy for people and wildlife. Wild Swimming at home.
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Allowing you to draw with great precision and variety, the Adobe Ink & Slide is a bluetooth gadget that allows you to access drawing features on your tablet in a whole new way.
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This is probably the best way to hide a swimming pool. You may not want to hide your swimming pool but you must admit that having a swimming pool in your backyard reduces your backyard space, so get a hidden pool!
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