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  1. Lifestyle - Technology

    Asian designers make a splash at London Design Festival

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 06:37pm by Giovanna Dunmall

    ... Giovanna Dunmall life@scmp.com Asian designers made a splash at the London Design Festival, and there were some stand-outs from Korea and Taiwan, writes Giovanna Dunmall Branchout The London Design Festival, which took place last month, is not a commercial beast like the Milan Furniture Fair. It's a place to see conceptual designs and one-off installations, ...

  2. Lifestyle - RETAIL

    Website BuyMeDesign offers launching pad for unsung HK designers

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf life@scmp.com A case of lust in space Space is the bane of the Hong Kong designer's existence - and not in the way you might think. "Hong Kong designers don't have many channels to distribute their products," says French designer and curator Florence Coirier Giraudon. With only a handful of design shops specialising in local products, local ...

  3. News - China

    Taiwan’s HTC designer indicted for leaks to China

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 05:46pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwanese prosecutors on Friday indicted a chief designer and five employees at leading smartphone maker HTC for allegedly leaking crucial trade secrets to China and breach of trust. Chien Chih-lin, vice president of product design, was charged with leaking information relating to “highly valuable” designs for a yet-to-be-launched smartphone ...

  4. News - World

    Rifle designer Mikhail Kalashnikov dead at 94

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 09:23am by Associated Press in Moscow

    ... Associated Press in Moscow Mikhail Kalashnikov started out wanting to make farm equipment, but the harvest he reaped was one of blood as the designer of the AK-47 assault rifle, ... rough ideas and revisions bore fruit five years later. “Blame the Nazi Germans for making me become a gun designer,” said Kalashnikov. “I always wanted to construct agricultural machinery.” ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Design file: Toan Nguyen

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 10:43pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf Christopher DeWolf French designer Toan Nguyen spent 10 years working side by side with renowned furniture and industrial designer Antonio Citterio before starting his own practice in Milan, Italy, in 2008. What was the idea behind MU, the modular rattan lounge system you designed for Dedon? "The goal was to cancel the barrier between indoor ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - GOVERNMENT SPENDING

    Hong Kong police in the hot seat over HK$1 million designer chairs splurge

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:54am by Jennifer Ngo, Tony Cheung

    ... Jennifer Ngo and Tony Cheung Police in the hot seat over HK$1 million splurge on 240 designer office chairs Police workers are sitting comfortably after the force splashed out more than HK$1 million on 240 designer chairs for its 999 reporting centres, it was revealed yesterday. The Aeron chairs, made by the American office-supply company Herman Miller, were bought a decade ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Film review: The Wind Rises tells the story of a fighter plane designer

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 09:26pm by James Mottram

    ... that the filmmaker's father ran a factory producing rudders for Mitsubishi A6M Zero fighter planes designed by Jiro's team. Moreover, with his own work immersed in the escapism of the airborne- think, ... Nomura), another aviation designer who lived out his dreams in the skies. But The Wind Rises doesn't exist exclusively in a fantasy world. Real-life events crash into the narrative- notably ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Shenzhen showcases a modern future in major urban design exhibition

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 08:50pm by Enid Tsui

    ... Enid Tsui A major urban design exhibition in Shenzhen outclasses Hong Kong's parallel show for spectacle and content- and reveals a sensitivity to city planning, writes Enid Tsui ... with new functions XU CHONGGUANG, SHENZHEN MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT Now, the two buildings located just minutes away from the Hong Kong border have been converted into venues for a major urban design ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - WANT

    Designer Melissa Bui's first full collection focuses on intricate details and big dreams

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 10:33pm by Divia Harilela

    ... seam ONCE UPON A TIME, fashion and fantasy went hand in hand- then the recession hit and creativity took a back seat to all things commercial. Designer Melissa Bui is hoping to bring back some of that magic with her eponymous label that celebrates femininity, craftsmanship and all things pretty. "I love the idea of bringing something from my dreams into reality. When I design, my mind ...

  10. News - World - SCIENCE

    US students scoop US$75,000 prize money for Titan Arm robotic design

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 08:48pm by AP

    ... heavy loads. The Titan Arm looks and sounds like part of a superhero's costume. But its creators from the University of Pennsylvania say it is designed for ordinary people who need either ... attached to a backpack, which can carry an additional 18kg. Either way, Titan Arm's cost-efficient design has won the team accolades and at least US$75,000 in prize money. "They built ...




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