US recruitment giant MacTemps which operates Web design recruitment arm WebStaff, renamed yesterday as Aquent. The name was created by San Francisco company NameLab and is intended to have Greek or Latin connotations suggesting ‘not a follower’. The logo is by Bronner Slosberg Humphrey in the US. Aquent has worldwide sales of more than 80m.
Porsche says it wants to expand into “the third dimension of travel”.
Designers are taking over communication systems and promoting what they see as urgent political messages, walking a legal tightrope in the process. But who are they and why do they
The three-day festival will explore the “positive impact” design can have in society.
David Coombs, head of strategic services at Cheil UK, says if we want people to embrace smart tech, we need to stop aiming for the future.