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Classics of everyday design

On November 9, 2006 Jonathan Glancey started a blog at the Guardian Unlimited‘s Arts blog dedicated to the Classics of everyday design. The almost weekly articles keep going updated, and now there are 40 (and counting) Classics of everyday design. … Continue reading

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Computer Cat Wall Clock

The perfect kitty for geeks allergic to cat hair: Computer Cat Wall Clock. He is made out of mostly recycled computer parts, ranging from recycled hard drive platters and floppy disks, to memory ears and a wire tail. He also … Continue reading

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Nerd Watch Museum

Nerd Watch Museum: Our collection spans hundreds of models, dozens of manufacturers and infinite gadgetry. I had some watches with cool “high-tech” features, like date, alarm and chronometer. But I never had a watch with a calculator. I think I … Continue reading

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Blog Day 2007

Happy Blog Day to all of you. If you have no idea of what this is, here is a brief explanation: Blog Day was created with the belief that bloggers should have one day dedicated to getting to know other … Continue reading

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Audio Cassette Tape Nostalgia

Tapedeck is a project of neckcns.com, built to showcase the amazing beauty and (sometimes) weirdness found in the designs of common audio tape cassettes. There’s an amazing range of designs, starting from the early 60’s functional cassette designs, moving through … Continue reading

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Moppel LED Lights

What I most appreciate in designers nowadays is that they learnt a lesson: design don’t need to be pretty and unusual only; they have to have something else. like looking funny, and they have to be functional. The neat Moppel … Continue reading

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April Fool’s 2007

It’s Sunday – a not blogging day, almost lunch time and I’m tired, just because I had been blogging since yesterday. I’m going to have a break to sleep, and maybe enjoy the rest of this sunny day. However, I … Continue reading

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Vilcus Plug Dactyloadapter

The fantastic on-line geek store ThinkGeek has a tradition to release their most incredible products at April 1st. I remember when they showed for the first time the PC EZ-Bake Oven to make tiny cakes while you are using the … Continue reading

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Frank Buchwald

The German artist Frank Buchwald creates amazing lamps. His stunning “machine lights” look like a piece from Metropolis, a crossing of vintage and a futuristic style. He has been working on light objects since 2002: For me, the idea of … Continue reading

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Will it Blend?

I have a blender, not a powerful one, but it works fine. It doesn’t blend magnets, or nutcrackers, or marbles, not even Cassette Tapes, but I’m fine. Blendtec sells blenders that do those things and much more. Blendtec says its … Continue reading

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