If there's one thing the Internet loves, it's Star Wars. That's why, when executed well, incorporating its characters into ads or photo shoots makes a great deal of sense. For its 2011 Fall/Winter Originals Collection, Adidas just released another collaborative project with the successful franchise. This time, they… Continue
Skype recently hired architecture and interior design firm Blitz to renovate their current 54,000 sq ft space in Palo Alto. Their primary goal was to create a world-class office that would differentiate themselves from their Bay Area competitors. Ultimately, they want to recruit the best talent in the field.
The new space reflects Skype’s spirit of innovation in a highly functional… Continue
A ground-breaking ceremony has been held for Foster + Partners' first project in Vietnam. The VietinBank Business Centre sends a strong message to the rest of the world: Vietnam is an up-and-coming nation.
Located strategically between central Hanoi and the airport, the project consists of two angular towers that will serve as a gateway to the city. The… Continue
The new MacBook Air is the perfect laptop for the modern professional who's always on the road. Featuring an all-aluminum unibody design, it has become Apple's lightest laptop ever. The laptop measures 0.11-inches at its thinnest point and 0.68-inches at its thickest, and weighs just 2.3 pounds for the 11-inch model and 2.9 pounds for the 13-inch. It also features a… Continue
To celebrate their 200th anniversary, Peugeot will be debuting a 100% electric roadster at this year's Paris Motor Show, which starts next week.
The EX1 is powered by two electric motors, one located at the front and another at the rear. Together, they squeeze out a fairly impressive 340bhp and provide a constant torque of 240Nm at the front and… Continue
I'm in love with the raw, urban vibe of this video... Thomas Noesner was strolling through the busting streets of New York City when he spotted a drummer in the subway station. He got the idea of creating a remix of the recorded drum sequence to use as a soundtrack for a film. That´s when sound designer Toussaint came into play. Together they composed a track around the drum beat of the… Continue
Spanish Architect Santiago Calatrava just unveiled his design for a new rail station at the Denver International Airport. The new South Terminal Redevelopment Program is made up of four independent yet physically integrated projects: a new rail station that will connect the airport to downtown Denver, a signature rail bridge, a multi-use plaza with retail and… Continue
Added by Eugene on July 30, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Erik Johansson is one of the most talented photo manipulators / surreal digital artists of our time. His work is truly mesmerizing, forcing us to take a few seconds to figure out what's really going on. Collected here are the latest masterpieces released by the 25 year-old from…
Brooklyn artist Dennis McNett is the guy behind this sick new window installation at Barneys New York. Over-sized wolf, owl, and skull masks adorn mannequins inside the display. His imagery from nature, folklore, mythology, and storytelling mixed with graphic woodcut blocks, prints, masks, and paper mache sculptures sets a very unique stage for the retail store in…
In a fitting choice for a steamy month, actress Eva Mendes nabbed W magazine's July cover.
“I don’t consider myself a Latin American actress. I was born and raised here, and I have Cuban parents, but for me, I am the new American girl,” says the stunning star, who was born in Florida and raised in Los Angeles. “It’s not only Drew Barrymore and the blond… Continue
Philadelphia-based architecture firm, KieranTimberlake recently won the competition to design the new US embassy in London. Called New London Embassy, it will be built at Nine Elms beside the River Thames, and will include developing the surrounding area into an urban park.
Regarding the “safety” issue, a semicircular pond will function as a protective…
A few new stencils by one of our favorite urban artists, Banksy, have emerged near Regent’s Canal in Camden, London. Coming right at the tail-end of the Copenhagen climate talks, Banksy references the touchy subject matter in one of his pieces.…
Gorilla Suite Las Vegas design firm Chemical Spaces was recently commissioned to remodel several one-of-a-kind pool suites intended to accommodate VIP guests at Hard Rock Las Vegas. The suites were designed to cater to Hard Rock’s hip, young, and music-loving guests. Each suite features its own unique theme, and all of the suites walk out to the…
Apple announced the latest version of the iMac this morning, along with a sweet new wireless mouse.
The new iMac comes in two models -- one with a whopping 27-inch screen (starting at $1,699) and the other with a 21.5-inch screen (starting at $1,199). Both screens are LED-backlit. The basic models in both sizes come equipped with processors that run at a swift 3.06GHz.
The most radical changes are to Apple's wireless mouse, which comes with the… Continue
Added by Eugene on October 20, 2009 at 2:00pm —
Who needs to try on clothes in a dressing room when you got these sweet mirrors on the street? It's all part of a fall campaign by Arkaden, a fashion mall in Gothenburg, Sweden. People who are passing by can simply align their face in the mirror and check themselves out in a new outfit. A brilliant concept by ad agency Dragster!…