Design

  • Ford Mondeo picks up SYNC3 and new ‘Metalicious’ styling

    Ford’s Mondeo has always been pitched as a utilitarian vehicle, a four-door to get the job, but didn’t excite. That’s all set to change with Ford designers doing a great job of transforming the 2017 Mondeo into something that draws your attention. As with many new Ford Vehicles, the...
  • Check out Rick Kelly’s retro VASC helmet for 2017

    Before you strap yourself into a 485kW V8 Supercar, you’d better make sure you’ve got you’re lid sorted. This year the amazingly talented guys at Sydney-based rStar Design have worked their magic for a very unique helmet for Rick Kelly’s 2017 season. The 1950’s fighter jet theme for Rick...
  • Red Bull Racing adds Holden to 2017 stealthy Supercars livery

    Australia’s top tier of Motorsport, the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship is gearing up for season 2017. The runway from here to the first round in Adelaide (2-5th March) will be filled with livery reveals and new driver lineups along with a healthy dose of rule and race format changes to...
  • SoftBank to acquire ARM for A$42.3 Billion

    Inside your phone is very likely a mobile processor that runs an ARM architecture. This technology has driven mobile devices in recent years  to the point where more than 15 billion of them shipped with in 2015 alone. Today, one of the largest technology acquisitions has been announced, with Japanese-based...
  • Zuck got hands on with Facebook Reactions: Like, Love, Haha, Wow, Sad, Angry

      Facebook has just launched perhaps their biggest change to the platform since it launched. Reactions is now going live across the globe and this morning that rollout reached Australia. Geoff Teehan, Product Design Director at Facebook has detailed the design process and thinking behind the move beyond the Like button....
  • Windows 10 Build 10056 features new Solitaire Preview

    An unreleased build of Windows 10 Technical Preview has leaked to the internet. The build number is 10056 which is an upgrade from the current release to Windows Insiders of build 10049 for desktop and is a few points higher than build 10051 that shipped for phones this morning....
  • Google Web Designer Beta launches, should Adobe be worried?

    Google has launched a new application called Web Designer. As you could guess from the name, it allows you to develop for the web, across multiple device types and of course it’s super easy to drop in Google Ads. The designer itself is surprisingly fully featured for a beta,...
  • The man behind Kia’s remarkable turnaround, 34 design awards in 5 years.

    Peter Schreyer is a name most of you won’t be familiar with. He’s responsible for a new generation of vehicle design at Kia, most notably the current ‘Tiger Nose’ design. Schreyer is German and the ex head designer at Audi and VW so his resume is a robust one....
  • Would you like some Windows on your walls?

    Design is something that gives products personality and a feeling and is often the unconscious reason for personal preference for a certain product over another. In a recent event in Norway called Design Day 2013, Albert Shum and Todd Simmons discussed the design decisions that let to the metro...