homes

Design Jibo: Designing A Robot With Character

In the lead-up to our PSFK 2017 conference, we look back at key speakers from past years. VP for Design Blade Kotelly shares why social robots will run our homes in the future

Singapore Is Devising Creative New Ways To Reduce Noise Pollution

The Housing & Development Board aims to soften the impact of sound to create a more pleasant living environment

Food & Beverage Suburbia Revamped Into Sustainable Farm Plots

A movement to end pollution problems and the inefficient food system currently in place

Home Would You Design a House to Be Seen From the Sky?

Designed for aerial and satellite views, this humble home has become a topographic landmark permanently placed on Google Maps

Syndicated Trying to Get the Ikea Generation to Buy into Vintage-But-Sustainable Furniture

Cheap furniture attracts sustainably minded young people despite existence of more sustainable alternatives; can a struggling antique and upcycled furniture sector convince them otherwise?

Advertising Are Household Appliances Becoming Over-Complicated?

Items created for efficiency have now become so detailed they may negate their original functions.

Innovation Why We're Still Dying To Get Away From It All

Having joined the ranks of the Small House Society, Oliver Burkeman explains the allure of modern day simplicity and the pairing down our connectedness.

Technology Are Productivity Apps Really Making Us More Efficient?

Thousands of apps offer ways to increase productivity and control clutter but are there analog ways of organizing that might make us more productive?

Home DIY Eco-Friendly Home Cleaning Products

Eco-Me products are safer for your health by using 100% all-natural ingredients.

Design Houses Made From Recycled Plastic

Affresol is using recycled plastic to build modular homes.