Facebook has hired designers from Nicholas Felton to the mind behind iPod’s original interface. But the key is keeping them happy--and elevating them with vast responsibilities.
Inspired by Rotterdam shipyards, these gorgeous pendant lights employ an age-old technology.
This smart high chair solves an age-old problem, but inflexible U.S. regulations ignore advancements in design.
Long before Gandhi was a political leader, he was a designer who created a loom to help Indians in their daily lives. RKS’s Ravi Sawhney writes about learning from Gandhi’s example.
By slicing a rectangle into two pieces, Kitmen Keung creates a suite of space-saving, versatile furnishings.
Here’s an intriguing concept: a bridge made of hundreds of 3-D “pixels”--6.5-foot-by-6.5-foot blocks--that can be stacked, arranged, and rearranged in countless combinations.
Lava, a Dutch design studio, creates the graphic-design equivalent of a wrinkle-free shirt for an itinerant design museum in Moscow.
Finally, a machine designed solely for the mass manufacture of giant bubbles.
A new social network that’s just for couples sounds like an oxymoron. It’s not.
NIke’s latest marketing win: A contract to design the NFL’s official uniforms. Here’s a taste of what’s to come.