The Chelsea Harbour offices of Gyro have been celebrating a doubly historic new year, with the arrival of two new babies, one of whom was born exactly 40 seconds past midnight on 1 Jan 2000. Finley Purcell (pictured), son of creative director Jay, was officially Britain’s first millennium boy. Finley’s birth in Poole, Dorset, came a week after that of Rian Reynolds, born on Christmas Day to Gyro finance executive Jennifer Reynolds.
Organised by file sharing service Loop.gl, London Loop will see work by designers and other creatives displayed in public spaces all over the city.
Bad News is a new research project from the University of Cambridge and Dutch media company Drog, which aims to help the public spot misinformation on their social media feeds
Discussed at this year’s Design Indaba, Netherlands-based design graduate Tomo Kihara has created a product that aims to spark conversation between homeless people and passers-by.
Curated by Sea Design, the exhibition focuses on the geometric identity created by consultancy Roundel, which was used on British Rail’s freight trains in the 1980s and 1990s.