All posts by Jon Andrino


Bet you Can’t Recognize Any of These Computers

It’s been ages since the laptop overcame desktop PC’s…although, who knows where the wonders of tablet-computers will be in the years to come.  In 1946 the world’s first computer, ENIAC, was created: a colossal machine whose sole purpose was to solve numerical equations. Generations later, we’ve


“The Most Surreal Furniture”

The work of Sigmund Freud was profoundly influential for the surreal, particularly his book, The Interpretation of Dreams (1899). Freud legitimized the importance of dreams and the unconscious as valid revelations of human emotion and desires for violence. It provided a theoretical basis for much of



Have you ever tried to look up a specific image, but encountered thousands of ubiquitous, similarly defined images in search? Well, Shutterstock, global powerhouse for royalty-free work, just made it easier. Forget typing in keywords. This is the future of image searching. Reverse Image Search


Industrial Design : Office Essentials

In order to fulfill the dreams of our clients, and create timeless product, we need all the right equipment suitable  for industrial design. Even down to the players, but that’s another story. We’ll talk about desk essentials and industrial design secrets. What exactly is it that allows industrial designers


Crowdfunding Culture

As many may know, through our sponsor company, ANDesignLab, a full-serviced industrial design agency, we’ve analyzed innumerable crowd funded campaigns in order to curate some of our own. So, then, who provides the very best platform for the fundamental features of crowdfunding? Personally, if you are looking


Samsung’s Smart Contact Lens

After watching the pop culture influence of sci-fi and secret-agent scenes all my childhood, I wondered why a smart contact lens did not exist yet. A decade ago imagining a small computer with a camera attached to your glasses allowing you to view an augmented


Playstation 4 on Desktop

It’s been a long time coming. Sony debuted the Dualshock 4 controller for it’s most recent gaming console, the PlayStation 4 at the end of last year. However, as of the beginning of this month, now, instead of lugging around your PlayStation gaming-console everywhere, Sony has announced


Motion Aftereffect

Have you ever stared out of a moving car and seen the world differently? Blurred. How ’bout conversely, when sitting in a standstill car and seeing the car beside you move…you’re moving? That, dear friends, is a motion aftereffect. Or perhaps, you’ve watched one of those trippy videos


Designing L.A.

When the city is populated with as many creatives as LA is, options for cultivating creativity are limitless. Downtown Los Angeles is becoming one of the most vibrant and exciting urban centers in America for design. Four historical Southern California landmarks are in the process