Thursday, 05 March 2020 09:00

A short history of the Sony Walkman

Sony’s portable cassette player The Walkman changed the way people listen to music long before the iPod was on the scene

Published in Features

Fuorisalone installations are a big part of the hype surrounding Milan Design Week. We picked out some of the genuinely exciting exhibitions from 2018.

Published in Features
Tuesday, 28 February 2012 17:05

BarberOsgerby: Design Olympians

Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, the designers of the 2012 Olympic torch, are the UK’s best-known design duo. The self-described “masochists” explain how they design simple things that turn out to be fiendishly difficult to make.

Published in Features
Monday, 29 March 2010 09:30

Ces Las Vegas

Once again, the future is here - at the annual gathering of the global electronics industry.

Published in Review
Monday, 21 December 2009 10:55

The Book

It’s now 20 years since the death of the printed book.

Published in Icon of the Month