The only official European cloner, Computers Unlimited is offering two new options in its Rome range. Both have 200MHz 604e Power PC chips and a reasonable range of goodies plus Claris Works, OS 7.6 a keyboard and mouse. Prices are around the 1100 mark, double that if you want to add a decent monitor although start thinking about the new, cheap generation of 19in monitors. Designers will probably go for the 96MB of ram and 4.3 gig hard drives of the circa 2000 machines from the company which have the oh-so European names Hollywood and Manhattan. Computer Warehouse is on 0171-724 4104 and at www.computerwarehouse.co.uk.
From a playful zine, to a “tribal” title sequence and “tongue-in-cheek” wine brand, these are the design projects that caught our eye in July.
London studio Among Equals has crafted the campaign, which takes inspiration from 1940s propaganda and reframes Churchillian language.
In-house design experts question the utility of portfolios when applying for jobs, instead preferring a more narrative approach with case studies where possible.
We’re rounded up the best things to see and do this month, from disability-friendly museum visits to navigating the post-grad years of design.