A tumblr called just another ikea catalog [VERY NSFW] consists of clips from hardcore pornography in which Ikea furniture appears, converted to animated GIFs with catalog-style product names and pricing superimposed as appropriate.
An article in Neue Westfälische (machine translation to English) quotes a German trademark specialist who believes that Ikea may be able to have the site censored under a German legal doctrine that entitles companies to protect their "business honor" ("Geschäftsehre berufen"), which is not something I've heard of.
Meantime, just another ikea catalog [again, VERY NSFW] remains as a testament to the ubiquity of Ikea furniture, which has become a kind of modern default background in just about every interior, including porn sets. (via MeFi)
The design idea of “counter-constraint” is to create things in such a way as to get around some constraint — for example, open source hardware works without patents or copyrights.
This person has three problems with the new Uber logo. The first problem (“It can be recreated in under one minute using three of the standard shape tools) does not bother me. I actually think that’s cool. But the uncentered square and the overhanging line really do suck!
Fatboy’s $250 “picnic lounge” is a 9’x 7′, weather-resistant, picnic/beach blanket with a built-in pocket (inside the Fatboy logo-tag). (via Geekologie)
If you’ve been blessed enough to avoid them yourself, you’ve definitely heard the horror stories. Late night, crushing out a ton of work, writing, coding, anything, then boom – your computer crashes. The battery blows, you spill water or coffee all over the place, or it just shuts down with no explanation, and you’re screwed. […]
You travel around a lot. It might be that jet set life from New York to LA to London to Tokyo, or it might be back and forth from the coffee shop to the office, or from the kitchen to the couch. Any which way, you’re mobile and that’s the way to live. When you […]
It’s 2016 and we like our technology really small. Our phones fit in our pockets, our remotes are lighter than ever, and even our cars seem to be shrinking. So your new drone shouldn’t be an exception. This Axis VIDIUS Drone is 21% off right now and it’s so little, your biggest problem won’t be […]