When the uncritical media embrace new prophets

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The devil is in the details Read More

A UX moment while walking the dog

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Struggling with everyday objects Read More

A problem of aging leadership at American design firms

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Gmail’s redesign signals the aging of American design Read More

BankSimple: Fast Company covers the Portland startup

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The best designed products of 2010

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Fast Company. Best Designs 2010, North
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The winners of the 2010 International Design Excellence Awards can help you ride the waves, grill a burger, catch varmints, and save the earth. Via Fast Company

That mousetrap is not only a piece of wonderful design engineering but also beautiful to look at – and a humane way to catch the rodent.

Fast Company features the NORTH workspace..

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NORTH Fast Company

NORTH was fortunate to be featured in a just-released new book – Where We Work: Creative Office Spaces by the creators of the design web site – This Ain’t No Disco: This Is Where We Work and now Fast Company has a feature on some of the spaces covered in the book.

It’s great to find NORTH in the excellent company of David & Goliath and Taxi too.

Smart Design magazine concept for iPad and tablets

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From the folks who brought us OXO Good Grips, Smart Design, a look at how magazines might transfer from print to the iPad and other tablets, without losing the immersive experience that we are used to when we engage with a print magazine.

Full article here

Smart Design magazine UX concept from Smart Design on Vimeo.