27 April 2006

News in Pictures

Billed as the latest must-have hi-tech gizmo, Nabaztag is a ‘smart rabbit’ that is permanently connected to the Internet through a broadband wireless connection. Designed by Paris company Violet, Nabaztag

Audit time

Back in the late 1990s, the Audi TT took the design world by storm, but does the new TT Coupé stand a chance of matching the success of its predecessor?

At the heart of it all

Some say design leadership begins in the boardroom, but David Bernstein believes design should be allowed to flourish at an organisation’s very core. Design leadership. What does the term mean?

Profile: Teresa Monachino

Teresa Monachino has combined her love of typography and the English language in a book that gently subverts and questions the art of expression. Trish Lorenz talks to the designer


Amazon has begun to sell corn flakes and soup, in a bid to become a mighty, one-stop, on-line shopping destination. Do books and groceries sit happily together on the virtual

From No One to SomeOne

Going solo may seem like a scary option, but the rewards can be great, argues Simon Manchipp, who has taken the leap. I’ve flown the nest, cut the apron strings


When I was training as an architect in Liverpool about 20 years ago, a friendly-looking guy called Nigel Irens turned up to tell us how he designed boats. When you

Sandeman revamped by Wren & Rowe

Global fortified wine producer Sandeman is relaunching with a redesigned corporate identity and overhauled packaging, in a six-figure-a-year design project by Wren & Rowe. It is the first time the

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