Fireplaces are no longer about burning wood or even keeping warm. They're not just about winter. They are about bringing a lively natural element into our interiors, for its beauty and its contemplative features. And, by using ethanol as fuel, designers have an unlimited range of applications. Here are three of the latest design 'places for fire.'
Ever want to cozy up to your lamp? I'm not really that strange, because I think you will want to cozy up to the d°light lamps by Diana Lin Design. They're huggable. They're squeezable. And you can place (or throw) them anywhere like pillows throughout your decor. Who said you can't have some fun with lighting design?
We don't generally think about the sociological impact of design. But in the poorest areas of Medellìn, Colombia, design is changing the lives of hundreds of thousands of its inhabitants with a strong message of education, jobs, and inclusion in the culture of a city with a very proud history.
On May 13th, 2010, a small Swedish tech company by the name of Anyfi decided to go and mess up the status quo in the world of Wi-Fi Internet technology by announcing a new form of Wi-Fi that will apparently provide 4G service to home and mobile customers alike.