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In the future, your face might be the only passport you need
iProov is a facial recognition AI technology that is powered by biometric products and services to revolutionise railroad travel everywhere.
The Timeshifter App deals with the underlying cause of jet lag
Tired of switching time zones and all the lag that comes with it?
CrossWater: Revolutionising water transport
The water-taxi designed by Crosswater Technologies is a sustainable solution for point-to-point trips across water.
The driverless Island tram
Called ‘Island’ the double-decker driverless tram is the innovative design by Italian designer, Andrea Ponti.
Mike Bagale's Medicinal Soup recipe
The Michelin-starred chef shares his exclusive Medicinal Soup recipe
Exclusive interview with Michelin-starred chef: Mike Bagale
Want to know what Mike Bagale has been doing since leaving his role as executive chef of Alinea, Chicago’s 3 Michelin star “New American” restaurant?
Rethinking food takeaway
PriestmanGoode has created reusable fast food packaging that is so attractive, no-one would want to throw it away.
Test your food for allergens in under a minute with new app
Allergy Amulet is a new app being developed by Abi Barnes that is able to test for food allergens.
Re-imaging what pets consume
Bond Pet Foods is reimaging what your pet should consume by developing foods made from animal-free ingredients.
Change the way you experience food
This luxury farm X hotel hybrid lets you forage for ingredients before you cook them.
The zero waste restaurant
“All of our ingredients are mindfully sourced from local farmers, fishermen and producers, with a strong focus on sustainability. "
Elevate your culinary journey with Spyce
This restaurant is run entirely by robotic chefs that can cook the complex meals.
Creator: A new culinary possibility
The Creator production line makes customizable burgers with precision.
World’s first robot equipped station to cook pizza
Imagine a restaurant powered entirely by robotic chefs instead of human cooks and kitchen hands.
Thinking for, and beyond, COVID-19
Responsive. Resilient. Restorative. Design's 3 R'S are as active as ever...
The refill station by Nivea that is tackling waste production
Instead of adding that empty toiletry bottle to the recycling pile, re-use it!
ThredUP: A new age store for the era of repurposed retail
Not just a thrift store, and not just a thrift store online, ThredUp claims to be the world’s largest online shopping destination for second hand swag.
This tiny café packs a big punch
Developed by the Onexn architects, their goal was to create a new public space that caters to the community.
New Off-White store set to change the retail game
The multi-purpose venue converts from retail destination to fulfilment centre to events space to fashion runway.
Run your business differently with EVRYTHNG
In 2020, EVRYTHNG won a Fast Company 2020 World Changing Ideas Award.
The bicycle helmet made up of parametric techniques
The Voronoi bicycle helmet is a new progressive design of the “helmet”.
3D Printed resort?
The Kisawa Sanctuary retreat, located on Mozambique’s Benguerra Island, is the first ever resort to use 3D printed technology.
Transforming industrial waste into luxury furniture
Furniture designer, Konstantin Grcic’s newly designed mono-bloc chair, called BELL is made from recycled polypropylen.
Get a fix on these design interventions
Is design having a Duct Tape moment? We think so. This week’s newsletter looks at design projects that apply a creative band-aid to everyday problems.
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