Encased in anodised aluminium, lightweight digital radio Pocket DAB 1000 goes on sale in May. Designed by Therefore for client Pure Digital, the product, measuring 110mm x 65mm x 20mm and weighing 170g including batteries, earns its pocket credentials. Pocket DAB is designed for use on the move, and incorporates a blue backlit LCD screen which displays text such as news headlines and sports results. The battery enables 16 hours of use. The product will retail at £169.99.
A podcast series on designing for impact and a networking event for designers are among this month’s highlights.
Nesta U-Shisha has been positioned as a safer alternative to traditional pipes, potentially cutting down cancer risks and carbon emissions.
The capital’s most prominent design festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
This year’s competition invited designers in training to revamp the cover of three well-known books across adult fiction, adult non-fiction and children’s literature.