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Foursquare rebrands and overhauls service Video

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

Foursquare has unveiled a new look and announced Swarm, a new personalised service that does away with ‘check-ins’.

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How Google created a modular mobile phone Video

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

New Deal Design’s Gadi Amit talks about how Google Ara could provide a sustainable future for mobile phones.

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Baxter and Bailey brands ‘ethical’ estate agents Video

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

The consultancy helped Brickworks develop a number of ‘pledges’, including offering fair fees and 2.5 per cent of profits going to charity.

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Johnson Banks gives Mlinda flexible identity system Video

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

French environmental foundation Mlinda’s brand uses a typographic solution to illustrate reduction of production and consumption.

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Royal Mail postmark celebrates Abram Games

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

Royal Mail is issuing a postmark dedicated to designer Abram Games, launching to mark the centenary of his birth.

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D Studio brands video-based social media app Weev

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

Weev lets users communicate in face-to-face moving-image messages.

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Publicis posts ‘unsatisfactory’ results after collapse of Omnicom mega-merger Video

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Publicis Groupe, which operates consultancies including DigitasLBi and Poke, says its results for the first half of 2014 are ‘not satisfactory’.

The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Designers sought to work on V&A's Olympic Park outpost

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

The Victoria and Albert Museum, the Smithsonian and Sadler’s Wells are all planning to be part of the ‘Olympicopolis’ development.

Streatham Street Manual

A Top Trumps-style guide to improving Streatham High Road Video

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

Consultancy Maddison Graphic has worked with architect We Made That to produce the Streatham Street Manual.

Cabin entrance

PriestmanGoode creates cabin interiors for new range of jets Video

Mon, 21 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

PriestmanGoode has designed new interiors for Embraer’s fleet of E2 Commercial Jets.

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Brian Eno among team working on A&E redesign Video

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

Eno is working with designers to redesign the A&E department of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital to improve patient experience.

Diagon Alley

MinaLima unveils new designs for Harry Potter theme park Video

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

The consultancy has created new designs for The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Florida’s Universal Studios Orlando.

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How the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games stamps were designed

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

Stamp specialist Howard Brown worked with illustrator Nanette Hoogslag and photographer Andy Hoopert.

News in brief round-up

Fri, 18 Jul 2014

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

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The Week in Design Video

Fri, 18 Jul 2014

Our most-read stories of the week Video:

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DesignStudio creates ‘symbol of belonging’ for Airbnb rebrand Video

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 | By Angus Montgomery

DesignStudio has created a new identity for Airbnb, which centres on a new ‘symbol of belonging’.

Eurostar Business Class ticket hall by Christopher Jenner

New Eurostar ticket offices evoke ‘Golden Age of Travel’

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

Christopher Jenner has designed a new ticket hall for Eurostar at London’s St Pancras influenced by Art Nouveau and Victorian Gothic.

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Supple Studio's ExpeRimental branding for the Royal Institution Video

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

The new ExpeRimental programme sets out science activities for young children.

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A first look at the new Imperial War Museum

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Tom Banks

Foster + Partners has has led a major reconfiguration of the museum while Casson Mann has created new interpretation designs.

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New Creative Access charity branding based on 'making connections' Video

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 | By Emily Gosling

The Cabinet has rebranded charity Creative Access, which works to get creative industry internship for graduates from ethnic minority backgrounds.


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