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London is certainly in the public eye with the Olympic Games around the corner. How has it evolved as a city–and can its success be judged by the designs of its skyscrapers and parks?
June 30, 2012, 8:18 PM PDT | By Reena Jana
How is the CitizenM hotel chain able to offer high end accommodations for midsize budgets?
June 30, 2012, 8:17 PM PDT | By Sun Joo Kim
How publishing companies are trying to attract new readers to new writers and young readers to old writers.
June 30, 2012, 8:41 AM PDT | By Sun Joo Kim
Ford global design chief J Mays speaks: “If I see you in your home, I see who you are. If I see you in your car, I see who you want to be.”
June 28, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Mary Catherine O'Connor
Swedish furniture giant Ikea partners with Stockholm Design Lab to revamp its gourmet food line with sleek, minimalist new packaging.
June 27, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Beth Carter
From car-sharing schemes to sensors to react to traffic flows, Bill Ford wants his family’s namesake business to get with the times.
June 27, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Mary Catherine O'Connor
If robotics are moving into design, are computer programs pushing architects out? An article in the New York Times considers the rise of computer programs that let you design your own home.
June 26, 2012, 4:11 AM PDT | By Sun Joo Kim
The new San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Building boasts new Living Machine technology, as well as LEED Platinum standards.
June 26, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Beth Carter
What differentiates U.S. design from that of Europe or Japan? Are American designers more “serious,” and others around the globe more “playful”?
June 26, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Reena Jana
Do designers have anything to fear from the wave of robots being used in interior design?
June 25, 2012, 4:15 AM PDT | By Sun Joo Kim