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Monthly Archives: October 2009

links for 2009-10-31

Chicago CTA x Apple: Subsidized Subways - PSFK
That seems like an ongoing trends to lessen the financial burden of cities (e.g. Montreal + Paris with the bixi/velib concept did the same and gave away advertising rights to partner companies)
In a move to free up some money towards backlogs and forward progress, the city of Chicago [...]

links for 2009-10-30

VIDEOGIOCO by Donato Sansone on Vimeo
a violent but so ingenious stop-motion folding paper animation about hum, a fight.
(tags: animation stopmotion video art design videos)

Fading Indigo - CONTEXT CLOTHING - Free Shipping!
(tags: jeans shopping)

links for 2009-10-29

Dezeen » Blog Archive » Camper store in London by Tokujin Yoshioka
On designing the new store concept for Camper, the Spanish leading shoe brand, I pondered on creating a new value by embracing Camper’s brand identity and the originality of my design as Camper has collaborated a number of projects with distinctive international creators until [...]

links for 2009-10-28

Ninite Easy PC Setup and Multiple App Installer - Great For Win7 Upgrades
(tags: tools resources installation free software windows installer install apps technology)

Medellín, Colombia: Change Observer: Design Observer
There's so buzz nowadays around the "FUN THEORY" website of Volkswagen, which designed a staircase to look like a piano, which in turn encouraged ppl to take the [...]

links for 2009-10-27

HEC Bibliothèque
Great collection of concept retro bikes
Bici is the italian slang for bike/bikes.
Every Bertelli bicycle is a unique design object that you won't find in any store in New York City.
Every part is assembled by hand, finished and fine-tuned by me, Francesco.
(tags: bike design products concept)

ADDI - Products - Pilen concept bike
Pilen concept is a [...]

on facebook, parents and marketing

Will parents cause the fall of facebook? I guess that’s less than likely to happen. But still, I kept reading stories about teens wanting their parents off facebook and i can’t help but think that this might become a threatening threat to certain facebook members. I’m sure the design of facebook is one the way [...]

links for 2009-10-25

Montreal's best cheap ethnic restaurants - Epicurean Life - Blog | Tourism Montreal
(tags: montreal restaurants)

links for 2009-10-23

4′33″ - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
4′33″ is a three-movement composition by American avant-garde composer John Cage (1912–1992). It was composed in 1952 for any instrument (or combination of instruments), and THE SCORE INSTRUCTS THE PERFORMER NOT TO PLAY the instrument during the entire duration of the piece throughout the three movements. Although commonly perceived as [...]

links for 2009-10-21

Left vs Right (World) | David McCandless & Stefanie Posavec | Information Is Beautiful
(tags: infographics visualization government politics information)

Walking Back a Single Day's Top News Stories — New York Magazine
A great look at the "origins" of the news for a single day.
"Who does in fact break news? Where do previously unknown twists to a [...]

links for 2009-10-20

Rouge | Choose your country
P&G just launched a new magazine to push their product. According to Contagious:
"The magazine is now available in the US and distribution is touted to reach 11 million households by mid-October 2010.
The magazine shows a sophisticated layout – very similar to a number of women’s lifestyle titles currently available – the [...]