#DesignInTech Briefing <3 Non-Tech Products

Collection by John Maeda


Unsolicited tech products from the monthly #DesignInTech briefing. https://design.us15.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=40910935c9114f409761fc0ba&id=45da8e1046

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#DesignInTech August 2018  Tea Forté is a tea experience that instills bemusement and taste-tea wonder.

Tea Forte | The Exceptional Tea Experience

Tea Forté’s gourmet whole leaf teas in our leaf topped pyramid silken infuser define the contemporary tea experience.

#DesignInTech March 2018  Regional Kit Kat bars from Japan teach design in Emmy Cho's new series.

The Tale of Kitto Katto

Tastemaker Emmy Cho eats her way across Japan on a quest to discover Japan’s unique Kit Kat flavors.

#DesignInTech November 2017  There's a washable wool blanket line from Pendleton called "eco-wise" that's perfect.

Eco-wise wool solid blanket

#DesignInTech August 2018  Arrival (2016) as directed by Villeneuve can be enjoyed in any scenic order.

The Consuming Fervor of “Arrival”

What lingers from this alien encounter is neither the wizardry nor the climax but the zephyr of emotional intensity that blows through the film.

#DesignInTech April 2018  Black Panther is my 82-year old mother's favorite Marvel movie -- she rates it *way* higher than the recent Avengers film.

Black Panther

Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” follows T’Challa who returns to Wakanda to take his rightful place as king.

#DesignInTech April 2018  3M Bumpon dots are the perfect way to subtly turn your sleek modern gadgets into ones that don't fall off of the table.

#DesignInTech April 2018 3M Bumpon dots are the perfect way to subtly turn your sleek modern gadgets into ones that don't fall off of the table.

#DesignInTech March 2018  Collecting coins in the year you were born is a fun thing to do as you age.

1966 P Kennedy Half Dollars 40% Silver Composition

1966 P Kennedy Half Dollar: Coin Value Prices, Price Chart, Coin Photos, Mintage Figures, Coin Melt Value, Metal Composition, Mint Mark Location, Statistics & Facts. Buy & Sell This Coin. This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell.

#DesignInTech January 2018  3M picture hanging strips use biomimicry cues from the gecko and bring alien wonder.

Command™ Poster Strips Value Pack

Decorate your world without damaging your walls with Command Poster Strips. Command Poster Strips let you hang posters, kid’s artwork, banners, and signs without the hassle of tools and nails. Command Strips hold strongly on a variety of smooth, finished surfaces, and these adhesive strips remove cleanly with no sticky residue or damage left behind. Now you can decorate your home, office, or dorm room just the way you want with Command Poster Strips.

#DesignInTech January 2018    Plywerk's bamboo-mounted photos are sturdy, simple and come in many sizes.

Plywerk Homepage

High Quality Custom Wood Printing and Photo Wood Printing at the best prices. We print your photos directly on wood and bamboo.

#DesignInTech November 2017   A new book on the life of Muriel Cooper is out from MIT Press. It's purple and lovely.

Muriel Cooper

The career of the pioneering designer Muriel Cooper, whose work spanned media from printed book to software interface; generously illustrated in color. Muriel Cooper (1925–1994) was the pioneering designer who created the iconic MIT Press colophon (or logo)—seven bars that represent the lowercase letters “mitp” as abstracted books on a shelf. She designed a modernist monument, the encyclopedic volume The Bauhaus (1969), and the graphically dazzling and controversial first…