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Posts in the Gadgets Category

Computers and electronic gadgets are all the rage, but what about the mighty pen? Is it an old, outdated device? Maybe a bit boring? Hardly! See what happens when you combine elegance, solid titanium and clever design. Lately, we’ve been…

June 26, 2012 by

Smartphones are quickly becoming commonplace for mobile communication, organization and anytime access to the Internet. However, staying aware of various notifications and even the current time is not very convenient when you have to keep pulling the phone out of…

May 29, 2012 by

Watch “Topsy Turvy” About the film Being ever resourceful and clever, the Eames used toys to illustrate artistry, again showing how everything is connected. Toys were in several of the Eames’s films, including “Tops” (1969), a purely visual film that…

May 8, 2012 by

Watch “Powers of Ten” client: IBM A rough sketch for a proposed film dealing with the powers of ten and the relative size of things in the Universe. A linear view of our universe from the human scale to the…

April 10, 2012 by

“Eventually, everything connects.” — Charles Eames I love that quote, because it is inherently true. A perfect example is the way the history of music is so connected. The start of Rock n’ Roll was born from a cross-breeding between Rhythm & Blues…

April 3, 2012 by

Welcome to Aesthetic Crit, a site dedicated to talking about design in its many forms, from interactive and online to letterpress. We’ll be covering the good as well as the not so good and even some of the atrocious examples…

January 14, 2012 by

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