Start Design has denied involvement with one element of Virgin Mobile’s branding. As Richard Branson unveiled the brand last week, Start creative director Darren Whittingham outlined the consultancy’s work for it. But he was dumbfounded when they were all taken to London’s Leicester Square, where a giant 20m transparent mobile phone was unveiled. Inside the phone, in front of TV cameras, were naked models, with only strategically positioned cushions for cover. Whittingham claimed, ‘We didn’t do that, okay!’
The Design Museum has announced the finalists of its annual Design Ventura scheme, which gets teenagers aged 13-16 across the UK to pitch ideas for new products, one of which
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The app has installed new features including a free walking map of the capital as part of a collaboration with Transport for London.