Friday, August 24, 2012

Graphic Design Exhibiton: Now in Production

The exhibition explores some of the most vibrant sectors and genres of graphic design from 2000 to the present. Last day to catch this exhibition is September 3rd, 2012.

The Federal Government Goes Digital

“I want us to ask ourselves every day, how are we using technology to make a real difference in people’s lives.” – President Barack Obama
Presidential Memorandum Digital Government Strategy Document Press Release: Census Releases Its First Mobile App GSA Digital Services Innovation Center Opens

Thursday, August 23, 2012

MicroSoft's New Logo

The Seattle based software company has refresh its logo for the first time in 25 years. Its waving flag and Helvetic typeface has replaced by a more static colorful square and a softer typeface, Segoe.
Microsoft's New Look

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Design Legend: George Nelson

George Nelson was one of the founding designers of American modernism.
Creating a Design Driven Company

Challenge: Bill Gates Looks to Redesign the Tiolet

Gates Foundation: Inventing a Toilet for the 21st Century

A Better Ketchup Container

If you've stopped by a fast food establishment recently you my have experience a new way to place ketchup on your fries. Heinz "Dip and Squeeze" packet offers users the choice to squeeze or dip their fries.
Article: Dip and Squeeze Patent Lawsuit

Friday, August 10, 2012

Sustainable and Customizable iPad Case

I looked into available iPad cases and concluded that the offering came up short and so I have yet to purchase a case. The Papernomad case may just change that. Their simple solution really strike me as very fitting contrast to the device. A paper case for the device that is in many ways replacing the printed page.

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Product Design: Digital Master Lock

Wow! Who would have thought one of the iconic mechanical devices would move to a digital interface.
Article: A Padlock with a Digital User Interface