Monday, 27 February 2012 16:12

Spimes: junk philosophy

Behold the “spime”: a new way of thinking about objects that presents them as immortal, evolving data rather than just physical, disposable stuff.

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Friday, 19 August 2011 15:15

BERG's smart technology

Design practice BERG has adopted science fiction authors William Gibson, Bruce Sterling and Warren Ellis as its “giant uncles”, but it is less interested in the distant future than in today’s ever smarter technology. The really hard task, they say, is “inventing next year”.

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Freakish, haunting works by these pioneers of American architecture enchant Owen Hatherley.

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A geek makes up for his girlfriend “leaving” him by embracing life without objects.

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Thursday, 17 December 2009 17:00

Conversation: Dunne & Raby and Bruce Sterling

Conversation between designers Anthony Dunne and Fiona Raby, and science fiction novelist and design commentator Bruce Sterling.

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Monday, 14 December 2009 17:33

Conversation: Roche, Ellis & Manaugh

Francois Roche, Warren Ellis and Geoff Manaugh.

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Friday, 14 August 2009 14:43

Fabbers, Dabblers and Microstars

The technology is in place for everyone to become a designer.

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