Red Bee Media has redesigned the idents for BBC London News, intending to give the programme a fresh look. The idents will feature a different image every day – some of which will have been sent in by viewers – to reflect the headlines. The intention is to create a strong identity, using a red and white design and diagonal wipe sequences. Lower thirds are introduced to the screen to highlight upcoming news stories.
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.