US medical products manufacturer Mentor is set to launch the Detector, designed by Californian consultancy Bridge Design. This invention is used to aid reconstructive breast surgery after mastectomies. The device locates the injection port of the Contour Profile Tissue Expander, a separate device surgically implanted into patients to help form space for a permanent implant. The Detector has been awarded a design excellence award by Medical Device & Diagnostics magazine.
Applications are open for the Digital Collaboration Fund, which will seek to support international projects between creatives in the UK and other countries.
Controlled by an app, RGKit Play is a modular kit of Meccano-like motors that aim to take designers beyond “linear motion” for their content.
As the American election reaches its final stages, designers dissect both campaigns’ use of graphics, branding and digital strategy.
Some of this month’s most inspiring projects offer escapism, while others are a reaction to the everchanging political landscape we find ourselves in.