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Meet Goodee, the ethical design shop that rejects systemic racism

Browsing through Goodee, an online ethical design shop, you’ll find objects from different parts of the world, each telling a different origin story, and yet the pieces fit together seamlessly.

There are wicker bicycle baskets made by Ghanaian artisans next to aluminum tables made by a Swedish designer. Even the trendy totes have a story: They’re made by refugees in Italy from fabric created in Burkina Faso. The children’s play tables are made from discarded

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Meet Goodee, the ethical design shop that rejects white supremacy

Browsing through Goodee, an online ethical design shop, you’ll find objects from different parts of the world, each telling a different origin story, and yet the pieces fit together seamlessly.

There are wicker bicycle baskets made by Ghanaian artisans next to aluminum tables made by a Swedish designer. Even the trendy totes have a story: They’re made by refugees in Italy from fabric created in Burkina Faso. The children’s play tables are made from discarded

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How to design your own engagement ring

For many, the thought of going into a shop to spend more money than they’ve ever spent on one piece of jewellery before, is daunting enough. Selecting from rows and rows of seemingly similar (yet vastly different) sparkling stones can be overwhelming.

But suggest that a prospective groom doesn’t even choose from anything in front of him, but instead dreams up his own design and it can quite frankly be enough to push him over

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Virtual Dish and Design gathers tips for celebrating holidays at home

“Home for the Holidays” was the theme of Wednesday evening’s Dish and Design event presented by The Detroit News’ Homestyle magazine. It was an apt motif if there ever was one, as fewer folks will be traveling this season to visit family and friends. 

The virtual event, hosted by Detroit News design writer Maureen Feighan, gave tips on getting ready for December by way of gift-buying, table decorating and food and drink. More than 350

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La Jolla’s Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center is featured in upcoming book highlighting acoustical design

La Jolla’s Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center is featured in an upcoming book chronicling acoustical masterpieces worldwide.

“Concert Halls by Nagata Acoustics: Thirty Years of Acoustical Design for Music Venues and Vineyard-Style Auditoria” is set to be published early next year.

Co-author Daniel Beckmann is an acoustician who served with international acoustical consulting firm Nagata Acoustics for more than 13 years and was responsible for the design and engineering of eight of the 32 concert

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Miami Heat releases a new (and final) Vice uniform. The thinking behind the design and more

The story of the Miami Heat’s popular Vice campaign is a colorful one.

First, there was the white Vice uniform in the 2017-18 season. Then there was the black “Vice Nights” uniform that was released early in the 2018-19 season, and that was followed by the introduction of the laser fuchsia “Sunset Vice” uniform later that same season. It continued last season with the launch of the blue gale” “ViceWave” uniform.

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Samsung Galaxy S21 release date, specs, design: New leaks suggest up to 5 color variants with new rear camera bump

Another day, another leak for smartphone fans eager to see what the Samsung Galaxy S21 series would look like. Aside from the previously reported new camera bump in the back, the latest report suggests there would be up to five color variants to be released.

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Tech fans saw Samsung lean more into the camera bump design with the Galaxy S20 series earlier this year. For the first time in the product

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Wisconsin State Park admission stickers now available, design contest for 2022 open | WFRV Local 5

MADISON, Wis. (WFRV) – The Wisconsin State Park 2021 admission stickers and trail passes are available for gift options this holiday season. As a result, their 2022 sticker design contest for high schoolers has now begun.

According to a release, the state park says the stickers and passes are perfect for the holiday season and would be great presents for outdoor enthusiasts.

The 2021 state park stickers and trail passes are set to go on

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Outdoor design ideas for cold weather living

As fall turns to winter and daylight dwindles, so does our time outside. Patio furniture is tucked into storage, deck awnings stowed away, and string lights wrapped up until warmer days return.

Or at least that was how it went before Covid-19.

Outdoor space, be it a backyard or a balcony, has become precious since the start of the pandemic. Homeowners don’t

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Young guns impress with Covid-fighting devices at NXP’s Young Innovator Design Challenge 2020



a group of people posing for the camera: Young guns rock it with Covid-fighting devices at NXP's Young Innovator Design Challenge 2020


Young guns rock it with Covid-fighting devices at NXP’s Young Innovator Design Challenge 2020

NXP India, the largest R&D center of NXP Semiconductors Pvt. Ltd, conducted the Young Innovators Challenge back in August to challenge young minds to put their creativity and innovation to the test. And let’s just say, when asked to come up with Covid-19 solutions, the kids came out with flying colours.

Prototypes such as the robotic UV light box, a robot

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Young guns rock it with Covid-fighting devices at NXP’s Young Innovator Design Challenge 2020



a group of people posing for the camera: Young guns rock it with Covid-fighting devices at NXP's Young Innovator Design Challenge 2020


Young guns rock it with Covid-fighting devices at NXP’s Young Innovator Design Challenge 2020

NXP India, the largest R&D center of NXP Semiconductors Pvt. Ltd, conducted the Young Innovators Challenge back in August to challenge young minds to put their creativity and innovation to the test. And let’s just say, when asked to come up with Covid-19 solutions, the kids came out with flying colours.

Prototypes such as the robotic UV light box, a robot

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OnePlus 9 release date, specs: New camera design appears in leaks; Launch is reportedly slated for March 2021

The first round of leaks for the OnePlus 9 series emerged online recently showing that a major redesign on its rear cameras could be anticipated. Meanwhile, OnePlus is also reportedly eyeing a much earlier release date for its next flagship smartphone series.

OnePlus 9 release date reportedly set much earlier in 2021

Smartphone maker OnePlus is one of the companies expected to make an announcement in the earlier part of the year. However, if the

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Top Interior Design Trends for 2021

Saying that 2020 has been filled with more than its fair share of ups and downs is quite the understatement, but this year has also truly helped many of us reconnect with our homes. Life in quarantine has allowed us to begin the process of making our homes—no matter how sprawling or sparse—a more functional, beautiful place that reflects our own histories, experiences, and design aesthetics. We’re crossing our fingers that, at least in the

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Autodesk Acquires Spacemaker: Offers Architects AI-powered Generative Design to Explore Best Urban Design Options | State

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Autodesk University – Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Spacemaker for $240 million net of cash.

Based in Oslo, Norway, Spacemaker uses cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI), and generative design to help architects, urban designers, and real estate developers make more informed early-stage design decisions faster and enables improved opportunities for sustainability from the start. By evaluating the

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Spurs give sneak peek of new Fiesta homecourt design

Just when Spurs fans thought they were done celebrating the long-awaited Fiesta-themed alternate jerseys, the team dropped a sneak peek of a homecourt design to match.

Fans spent the last few years petitioning the Spurs for a reintroduction of the vintage 1990s logo. On Friday, the team delivered with jerseys that are reminiscent of the old-school team warmups, set to launch on Dec. 3. The Spurs added to the hype Monday morning by releasing a … Read More

You Can Design Your Own Oreo Cookies With Different Cremes And Sprinkles Online And Its The Perfect Gift

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If you’re one of those people who can’t wait for seasonal Oreos to hit grocery store shelves, listen up. Never again will you have to wait for October to get orange creme Oreos or for November to get red creme cookies because you can officially customize your own Oreos online and there are so many designs to choose from.

Just in time for all the holiday gift shopping you’re gearing

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What is design thinking? – online classes from IDEO and Stanford

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Design thinking is a concept that’s been gaining popularity over recent years. Broadly, it’s a way of taking a human-focused approach to design and problem-solving. Rather than collecting lots of confusing data or making predictions without evidence, it encourages people to understand the true motivations of their audience, be it customers, students, or staff

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Salon Art + Design Fair Becomes a Luxe Magazine

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Instead of holding its ninth annual fair at the Park Avenue Armory in New York this November, Salon + Art Design is turning to print: a 148-page luxurious magazine titled Salon, The Intersection of Art & Design, featuring works from about 45 galleries.

The decision to publish an upscale magazine instead of offering online viewing rooms, as many art fairs have done in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, is not such a

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Initial PlayStation 5 Design Was Much Larger

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The PlayStation 5 is huge, measuring over 15 inches tall and weighing just under 10lbs. However, the designer of the console has admitted that initially it was significantly larger.

During an interview with The Washington Post, Sony’s Senior Art Director, Yujin Morisawa, explained how the initial drawing for the new console was “much larger” than the version that will end up in our homes later this week. Morisawa said, “I didn’t know what

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Landing Page Design Trends That Will Rock Your Website in 2021

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The excitement of  creating landing pages  is that it offers us the ability to experiment with design, copy, layout etc. in order to attract our potential target customers, ultimately, converting them into leads by increasing business reach. Boosting businesses with the perfect landing page design services is a one-stop solution for

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