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inspirational and interesting design finds.

archive: 2010 October


prototypes

10/30/10

businessproductresearch

wired magazine has several photos of early prototypes of now classic technology products. included are an early push button phone from 1948, the first atari video game from 1976, an apple I computer from 1975, and the worlds first cellphone from 1973. interesting both on a visual and prototyping level, as well as for the background stories.

Apple I, 1975

sayl chair

10/30/10

furnituremanufacturer

fastcompany has an article and videos on fuseprojects’s sayl chair for herman-miller. sayl will be available for sale directly to consumers through the herman-miller webstore.

 

sayl