"The tyranny of bad doors must end."
The podcast devoted to all things design, 99% Invisible, collaborates with Vox Media on a video explaining the backstory to "Norman doors". You know, those infuriatingly unclear doors where you can't tell if you should push or pull. The name honors design kingpin and advocate of human-centered... View full entry
All Eyes on Your Design: Submit to the Marvin Architects Challenge now until May 8!
This post is brought to you by Marvin. All eyes on your design. We want to honor your best work in the prestigious Marvin Architects Challenge.Submissions will be accepted until May 8. Submit your design featuring Marvin Windows and Doors, and it could be selected as the best in one of several... View full entry
Marvin Architects Challenge: All Eyes on Your Design
This post is brought to you by Marvin. All eyes on your design.ENTER YOUR MOST AWARD-WORTHY WORK IN THE MARVIN® ARCHITECTS CHALLENGE.We want to honor your best work in the prestigious Marvin Architects Challenge.Submissions will be accepted until May 8. Submit your design featuring Marvin... View full entry
Bluetooth is coming to your deadbolt
The August Smart Lock is the secure, simple, and social way to manage your home’s lock. Now you can control who can enter and who can’t—without the need for keys or codes. And you can do it all from your smartphone or computer.
Key-less entry has been available for cars for ages. It's about time buildings adopt this new technology. Fortunately, this new product is designed by master product designer Yves Behar, of Fuseproject. View full entry
1,000 Doors by Choi Jeong-Hwa
Doors was an enormous 10-story public art installation made from 1,000 reused doors by South Korean artist Choi Jeong-Hwa.