Tag Archives: Design Interface Inc.

Three Things That Make This Barbie Infographic

Here’s a great infographic I found in the February 8, 2016 issue of TIME magazine.* The things I like are the focused timeline, the clear design and interesting story. 1. Focused Timeline: • Uses years in bold typeface • Gives credible … Continue reading

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Apple: World’s Most Valuable Brand

Apple is the world’s most valuable brand now worth $145.3 billion, but what does that mean? Important facts contribute to the valuation: they sold 74.8 million smartphones in the fourth quarter of 2014 with phone sales up 49%. Apple is … Continue reading

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Cleveland Institute of Art celebrates new building

CIA’s faculty, students and staff officially opened their unified campus on Friday, August 28 with a parade and the closing of the old building doors. It was great being part of this energetic and happy event attended by hundreds. We … Continue reading

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With a Cardboard Skateboard, Tony Hawk Tests the Limits of Paper

  Cardboard Chaos is a series that pushes the boundaries of cardboard. It’s sponsored by Ernest Packaging, a nationwide custom packaging solution company. The company has teamed up with fabrication experts to develop Signal snowboards, a functional surfboard and pushbikes for … Continue reading

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University Hospitals + Design Interface at Innovation Day

  This week Adrian Slattery gave a presentation about Innovation through Industrial Design at University Hospitals. He outlined the creative process, pointing out that a creative environment is also crucial to the process. A comparison between manufacturing and software development … Continue reading

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Polhemus FastSCAN 3D Laser Scanner

  Take a look at FastSCAN, it’s the ultimate laser scanner. With a simple sweep of the FastSCAN wand, you can create instant real time 3D images and databases–anytime, anywhere. FastSCAN is the industry’s most flexible and most affordable scanner. … Continue reading

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Cooper Hewitt Design Museum Reopens, Offers Free Font

Did you know that we have a National Design Museum? If you didn’t no one will hold it against you. The Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum reopened in December 2014 in New York City with an overhauled graphic identity, shiny … Continue reading

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See The World Through The Lens of Urban Sketchers

Urban Sketchers is a fun group I belong to that fosters the art of on-location drawing. It’s been great to go on sketch crawls with my fellow sketchers. We choose a Greater Cleveland destination on the last Sunday of the … Continue reading

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Font Designer – Olivier Gourvat

This interview with type designer Olivier Gourvat caught my eye. It’s from the MyFonts series of interviews with designers called Creative Characters. He created the awesome 3D display shown above. How many playful twists can you find? He’s from the … Continue reading

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LES Meetings are good for your health – or how it helped diagnose my heart arrhythmia

A few years ago at the 2012 LES (Licensing Executives Society) Annual Meeting in Toronto the Keynote speaker, Dr. Eric Topol presented, “Connecting & Collaborating: The Convergence of Life Sciences and High Tech.” He demonstrated a few high tech applications … Continue reading

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