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2L0, the BBC’s first radio transmitter from 1922

First look at Science Museum’s new Information Age Gallery

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 | By Tom Banks

Photographs from the Information Age Gallery, which has been designed by Universal Design Studio.

Dogs Trust

Fitch creates "indoor village" for Dog's Trust rehoming centre

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 | By Tom Banks

The new rehoming centre in Manchester allows families to meet, learn about and train dogs.


Dyson launches humidifier Video

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Dyson says its humidifier uses “Ultraviolet” cleansing technology to kill 99.9 per cent of bacteria used in the product’s water.

The Future Hunter-Gatherer concept, by Pan Wang

Six designs for the home of the future Video

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Shortlisted Electrolux Design Lab projects include concepts to make carrots taste like steak and a hologram-based game that allows cooks to become “hunter-gatherers”.

News in brief round-up

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 | Updated: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 | By Tom Banks

A round-up of this week’s news in brief.

New train exterior

New tube train designs inspired by contemporary London Video

Thu, 9 Oct 2014 | By Emily Gosling

A new London Underground tube train “inspired by contemporary London” is being created, with designs by PriestmanGoode and Transport for London.

Stark carpet

Give fleece a chance

Thu, 9 Oct 2014

 West London’s Design Centre Chelsea Harbour has unveiled something of a woolly concept to mark the imminent art fair madness taking over London next week.


Designing the new hudl2 for Tesco Video

Wed, 8 Oct 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

The designs are the result of a collaboration between Chauhan Studio, ustwo and The Chase.


Trunki falls into the red after losing design "copying" case

Tue, 7 Oct 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Children’s ride-on suitcase brand Trunki has blamed “copycats” after moving into the red with a £1.5 million annual pre-tax loss.

Mentoring Evening

Design Week and Studio team up for Mentoring Evening

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 | By Tom Banks

Designers with between two and six years’ experience are being offered the chance to get free impartial advice from industry experts. 

D&AD President Mark Bonner (left) and chief executive Tim Lindsay

New D&AD president Mark Bonner sets out agenda for "no fear" approach to creativity

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 | By Tom Banks

Bonner who begins his tenure as D&AD president today wants to disolve boundaries between creative disciplines and give more backing to young designers.

Free pitching

The truth about who causes free pitching

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 | By John Scarrott

The DBA’s John Scarrott looks at how designers can take control of free-pitching and kick it out for good.

Denju Narita at Tokyo Design Week

Playfulness, fun and theatrics - our view on Tent and Super Brands 2014

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 | By Emily Gosling

The east London interiors behemoths have taken an unexpectedly experimental turn.


Lighting the Olympic Park

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Speirs + Major and Michael Grubb Studio have created a new lighting scheme for the east London park.


Bumpy food labels and injury-detection suit among Dyson Award winners Video

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

The James Dyson Award national winners have been announced.

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