As school gates remain closed, designers and engineers at Dyson have devised 44 STEM challenges to keep children occupied at home.
The UK’s health service has enlisted the help of some of the world’s tech giants to build a centralised data platform to provide NHS staff and practitioners with vital information
Singapore’s TraceTogether app has been praised for slowing the spread of COVID-19 and the app has been made openly available, but will the UK follow suit?
Places have to rebrand for a number of reasons – from pandemics to poisonings – and there’s plenty to learn, from Salisbury to the Carribean.
Children’s tech education expert Lucy Gill talks us through the best apps taking a user- and learning-centred approach while brightening up home schooling.
Find out how to get your entries in and read about our improved winners’ showcase for 2020 across print and digital.
As the coronavirus pandemic lockdown forces many to work outside of the studio setting they’ve grown used to, Design Week asks designers how they’re staying creative at home.
What was welcome news for some has proved to be a poor support package for others — the self-employed with personal service companies feel particularly neglected.
March has been full of disruption, so we’ve rounded up some of its most attention-diverting projects, from a Day-Glo crazy golf course to a sushi-inspired lamp.
The country and its creatives may be in lockdown, but that’s not to say there’s nothing to be done in April – beyond browsing online galleries, here are our top
The device was “reverse-engineered” with the help of clinicians at UCLH and aims to reduce the need for ventilators and demand on intesive care units.
The Easy Record Maker comes with blank discs for people to record their own musical creations, and has in-built speakers to play it back.
As part of our new series about in-house design teams, we speak to Laurence Honderick, head of design at BBC Creative, about how his team creates the campaigns and identities
Our guide to the creative-centered services have been set up in light of coronavirus – offering design inspiration, skill development and careers advice.
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For many families this week will have been the first, perhaps of many, where children have been out of school because of the coronavirus pandemic. With plenty of time to
The Treasury has announced its plan to give the self-employed parity with employees — but you’ll have to wait until June to get it. Full analysis and breakdown here.
Design Council chief design officer Cat Drew is on a mission to open up design to anyone who has not had access to studying creative subjects and even those who
The at-home test would provide users with a clear indication about whether they had the disease, thereby hopefully reducing the strain on the NHS.
CoVent is the company’s response to the government’s call for manufacturers to help with the nationwide ventilator shortage.
The brand is dropping its only recently adopted Polaroid Originals moniker, and placing a bigger emphasis on its rainbow spectrum iconography.
The first prototype of CURA is being built in Milan – an epicentre for Italy’s COVID-19 outbreak – and should be ready within weeks.
Hat-trick design has created a colourful range of stamps for the 250th anniverary of the classical composer’s birth, as well as a record sleeve.
Led by its digital innovation arm, NHSX, the NHS has launched a competition to find and fund technology-led solutions which can “support the elderly, vulnerable and self-isolating during COVID-19”.
After Boris Johnson announced a lockdown, ministers have been clarifying the new rules – there has been confusion around terms like ‘key workers’ and ‘social distancing’, whether new couples could
As Coronavirus disrupted working patterns so much last week we’re giving you a few more days to get your entries together.
Designers including Camille Walala and Pentagram’s Matt Willey have joined forces to produce pieces that aim to raise money and awareness for the climate crisis.
The group of interior design stores, founded by Sir Terence Conran, has found new buyers in the Marandi family.
The Olympic flame has started its relay, though the future of this year’s Games looks uncertain because of the coronavirus outbreak.
The updated coronavirus business protection plan benefits many UK design businesses but again fails to give self-employed and freelance workers parity with employees.
Three fonts have been created by design studio Smörgåsbord, in collaboration with the Colophon Foundry, which aim to promote the use of the Welsh language.
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