Throwback Thursday – Apple IIc
Even after the Mac was released, the Apple II line didn't end. Here is a sleek little Apple IIc with 80-column display capability, built-in floppy drive and carry handle.
Throwback Thursday – Macintosh SE
It looked like the original revolutionary Macintosh, but this SE sports an ample 4 Megabytes of RAM and a whopping 20 Megabyte hard disk for storage!
Throwback Thursday – Windows 3.1
It was the operating system that brought the Macintosh (and Xerox Star) ease of use to the common desktop PC. This particular box came with 5.25" floppies inside.
Throwback Thursday – Commodore 64
It holds the Guinness Book of World Records for the most units sold of any single computer in history. The Commodore 64 was Tony's introduction into the world of programming.
The First Betamax
We've come a long way in home recording in a very short time. I still own a Beta machine, one of the top-loading models.
TetraBox Light by Ed Chew
Honey, I Shrunk The Computer!
We love our Macs at Jester Creative, and who could resist this ultimate mini-retro model
, a fully functional 68k Mac clone built from a Raspberry Pi.
Are you ready for 'Cosmic Blossom' !? This Spring, Louis Vuitton renews its creative collaboration with Takashi Murakami, the celebrated Japanese Neo-Pop artist behind such cult reinterpretations of Monogram canvas as Monogram Cerise, Eye Love Monogram, Monogramouflage and, of course, Monogram Multicolore.
Primary Desk by Nathan Young
"I think at times like these, people tend to go back to the past to seek some solace," says Nathan Yong. And with one look at his Primary Desk
(2010), it's clear that this designer is ready to take us there.
Pierrick Sorin: Peep-Art Pioneer
“Une vie bien remplie” at the Fonderie Darling presents French artist Pierrick Sorin’s variations on the auto-filmages
that granted him attention in the late 1980s. These short film and video works show the artist executing a series of everyday activities and mundane rituals; performed with slapstick theatricality, they are as grotesque as they are banal.
Naoki Yoshimoto invented the Yoshimoto Cube
when he was searching for a way to divide a cube equally. The result is a peculiar polyhedral dyad consisting of eight interconnected cubes that can be divided in multiple ways. The cube can be divided into two cubes and then transformed into two rhombuses, one silver, and the other gold, each with 12 faces. With its endless transformations, this cube makes a great toy for children, as well as an intriguing desktop puzzle. Recommended for ages 8 and up.
New York City in a Bag
As irresistible to adults as it is to children, MUJI's New York in a Bag
comes with eight wooden city structures and six wooden cars. Included are New York City icons such as MoMA's original 1939 building, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, the Statue of Liberty, and the Guggenheim Museum. The wood is from sustainable forests. Recommended for ages 12 and up.
ICE POP MOLDS BY UNCOMMONGOODS
Create endless ‘pop-sibilities
’ with fruit, yogurt or ice cream with these playful pops, made for entertaining with sweet imagination. Mix, match and build to your taste for a friendly fleet of frozen flavors sure to delight old and young Popsicle enthusiasts alike.
JAY-Z DECODED: AMAZING VIRAL MARKETING
The new campaign for “Decoded”,
the memoir by the hip-hop/entrepreneurJay-Z,
promises to be an unseen in the world of advertising. For the launch of his autobiography, Jay-Z partnered with Bing
and (one of ) the best creative agency on the market Droga5
DIEM CHEU CRAYOLA SCULPTURES
How amazing and precise are Diem Cheu Crayola sculptures!
Vietnam native Cheu’s combines common mediums and common means to create delicate totems made out of Crayola!! Wow…
The soccket is a soccer ball that captures energy with every kick. Fifteen minutes of play produces three hours of light.
Part of the Members Project from American Express and TakePart.Thd Soccket captures energy from kicking, dribbling and throwing. Kids can play a game, then bring the ball home and charge a LED lamp, cell phone or battery.
Check it out here
A Prius-Inspired Bike Has Mind-Controlled Gear Shifting
Barry McGee Installation
: Commissioned installation by Barry McGee for Reopening of the Oakland Museum of California's Gallery of California Art.
Remix Magazine: Limited Edition 3-D Magazine
Don’t adjust your screens….the image is supposed to look like that! Lifestyle magazine Remix recently teamed up with New Zealand photographer Garth Badger on a 3-D fashion shoot. The cover is in 3-D
, as is an editorial feature (cover and one page from featured above).
Christian Louboutin Leopard Sneakers Fall/Winter 2010
Missoni x San Pellegrino Limited Edition Bottle
By now a fashion brand getting together with a water brand is not entirely new anymore. We have seen Evian work with many designers over the years. Now Italian brand San Pellegrino is also getting into the game
and presents a collaboration with Italian fashion house Missoni.
Medicom Mickey Mouse “Roen” Collection Figures
Loomstate Organic Soccer Balls
Purveyors of eco-friendly fashions, Loomstate, has you covered so you won’t have to sacrifice style
while playing a little footsy.
Nous Sommes x Karl Lagerfeld
Parisian brand Nous Sommes created a pendant featuring the face of Karl Lagerfeld… and here he is wearing it
Superga x DC Comics Sneakers
As part of their collaboration with DC Comics, colette has invited Italian footwear maker Superga to produce comic heroe themed sneakers
. The sneakers come in the iconic colors of each respective superheroe with further branding all-over the sneaker.
Introducing: Rosena Sammi Jewellery
Attorney turned designer Rosena Sammicreated her signature collection in 2006 following a longtime appreciation for vintage jewelry handed down from generations of women in her family. The jewelry collection
reflects her Sri Lankan Tamil background as well as her New York City woman flair.
YSL Site Relaunch
The ever-iconic Yves Saint Laurent relaunched its site on May 12 along with a fresh assortment of products, which have not yet been shown in boutiques. Gold metallics are featured here
and on the next page, but they’re also available in patent-leather red and leopard.
Dollfie Gathering Images by Danny Choo
Japanese culture expert, photographer and Dollfie collector Danny Choo just posted up images from a Dollfie Twitter Gathering which took place last November. Not exactly a recent even, but no less fascinating as it relates to the dolls’ details and fashion statements
Quand Jim se Relaxe by Matali Crasset
This unusual chair and ottoman set
was designed by Matali Crasset for French firm Domeau & Perez. Leather wrapped foam makes up the seat and back rest, spaced by the slatted base. The spacing of the pads gives depth to the design, which would otherwise be more than a touch flat.
Video | Laura Keeble: For the Love of Art
Laura Keeble produces some of the most inventive art dealing with popular culture and branding. Gestalten
gets her thoughts and story in their latest podcast
Lolli-Pop by Massimo Gammacurta
Frederick C. Robie House by Frank Lloyd Wright
Drawing from a number of photographic sources (including Columbia University), the piece
highlights the winning balance of public and private spaces in the home.
Toilet Very Chic
Ever imagined the fashion world’s most chic and powerful sitting on a toilet? Check out Toilet Very Chic!
EIZO 2010 Calendar – X-Ray Pin-Ups
John Baldessari: Recycling Images
Marcel Wanders Tulip Chair
This gorgeous and funky tulip chair
would look great in my living room!
Andy Deck Screening Circle
Andy Deck is an Internet artist, consistently pushing the applications and possibilities of the web as a portal for art. His Screening Circle
was commissioned in by the Whitney and Tate Online.
TateShots Edinburgh: Nathan Coley
Music – Drake Featuring Jay-Z – Light Up
Lagerfeld Cola Display Featuring Tokidoki!
Odds + Ends, Bits + Pieces
Phaidon Design Classics iPad Edition
Umbra Magatable Coffee Table
Converse Jack Purcell Glitter Pack
Darcel visits the Louis Vuitton Maison London
Rafa Nadal and the Best Sports Picture You’ll See All Day
10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects
10 Simple Ways to Be More Green in the Kitchen
OVETTO RECYCLED RECYCLING BIN
Mash Up – Girlfriend in Africa (JayZ and Toto)
Cool Bar Cocktail Table Side table and Cooler in One
Adena Ethanol Biofuel Fireplace
Nike: Take it to the next level – Director’s Cut
The New PUMA Fuseproject Packaging
NMCA: Magazine Cover Archive
National Gallery of Canada
Beautiful, spotless, contemporary, fun, the perfect hotel. The prison theme is fun, the "Do Not Disturb" signs say "Solitary Confinement".
We thought this was a very cool idea for kids, but then we realized that we would love to do it too.
Ace of Spades Champagne
This is Jay-Z's favourite champagne, and now it is Jester's favourite too.
DTV™ Interface with Water-Conserving Functionality
Adobe CS5, because it has features to drool at! Content-aware fill anyone!?
Thief Designs – Turn Coffee
AMAZING Linkin Park & Jay-Z feat Paul McCartney Numb/Encore
Flat Fitty presents Design A Cap Series Volume#1
BELIEVE THE HYPE! Miami
"Curated by Dustin Orlando and held in Miami’s Wynwood Arts District at Eazy Street Gallery
, Believe the Hype! Miamiopens on Saturday April 10th 2010. The show features some of the most relevant up and coming contemporary artists and designers in the U.S."
iPad Magazine Art Direction
They make delicious, super healthy bread with yummy organic whole grains and no preservatives, they are a Canadian company, and best of all, their products are made with 100% green power - baked exclusively using electricity from certified wind and low-impact water power.
12ozProphet Presents… Futura x Yankees x Nike
This is a cool video about collaboration, fashion and pure passion-
“In case you don’t already know, Futura is a massive baseball fan and has frequently collaborated with Nike over the years, so bringing him on board once again for this latest Be True installment was a natural fit. The result is a capsule collection released by Nike Sportswear in cooperation with the New York Yankees. The collection is inspired by a genuine love for sport and showcases an entirely new remix of Yankees graphics, slogans and iconography released on both apparel and footwear.”