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The Supermoto is a custom-created combination of off-road motorcycle and road-racing wheels/tires, known as ‘supermotard’ bike. Quite sporty is their approach; the bikes ride super easy at lower speed maneuvers in comparison to other sporty bikes. According to the designer, “In this electric supermoto concept the aim was to take this niche and create a design which is unique for the supermoto caricature and nature, as well for the urban supermoto rider. The main body of the bike is

Fitness education is most effective when introduced at a young age… but unless it’s presented in an engaging way, kids’ sponge-like brains won’t hold on to it! The Miiya smartwatch does just that! It’s the fitness-focused smartwatch that turns being health and exercise-concious into a game. The Miiya avatar responds to physical activity, growing and evolving in a never-ending adventure! Daily reports also give kids, parents and physicians a comprehensive look at he

Architect Luciano Kruk has designed Casa MR, a holiday home located on the Buenos Aires coastline in Costa Esmeralda, Argentina. Architects: Luciano Kruk Collaborators: Arch Belén Ferrand, Ekaterina Künzel, Federico Eichenberg, Pablo Magdalena,  Andrés Conde Blanco Photography by Daniela Mac Adden

Smartcall is a smart watch designed especially for hearing impaired people. This watch has the ability to alert or make calls to both hearing and speaking impaired people. They can’t hear your calls or notice signals if you are behind of them. The device works with a paired Bluetooth and GPS enabled mobile phone or two paired smart call watches. The device is useful between two impaired users or one impaired and other non-impaired user. Press and hold the call button to make an alert or to resp

Huba Mountain Shelter is project proposal from Michal Holcer to improve the development of mountain tourism regions. This shelter will be built with an independent energy system, taking advantage of plenty, renewable energy that surrounds its environment. This idea came when the designer spent vacation in southern Europe, during the trips, he rarely stayed in one place because he kept moving to feel different environment. However, in each place, he had to deal with many unpleasant aspects of tr

Japanese design office Nendo has recently been declared Maison&Objet’s Designer of the Year. When invited to develop a lounge for guests at the furniture and design show, Nendo also envisioned nine pieces of “designer’s chocolates”, to allure visitors. The resulting Chocolatexture collection includes sculptural pieces of delicious truffles, each different in shape, taste and texture.Oki Sato, leader of the Milan and Tolyo-based company Nendo, stated: “The 9 different types

Rising next to a forest’s edge, this child-friendly family home in Aarhus, Denmark, invites the green surroundings inside throguh a series of openings, skylights and mesmerizing floor-to-ceiling windows. Designed by C.F. Møller Architects, the home simply known as Villa R occupies a generous lot near a forest. Within this easily breathable environment, the family can relax and live modernly while enjoying a home built for their particular needs. Local building regulations imposed such thi

Coincidentally, I just finished a nighttime bike ride and totally needed my lights… only, they were stolen. It happens! If only my lights were built in and secured somehow. That’s precisely the idea behind MagVis. These handy bicycle grips have a built-in light and can be hidden in the hallow handlebar. When the bike isn’t in use, the lights are near invisible! They’re easily recharged with a USB cable so you’re always prepared. Genius! Designer: Stilform - Yank

When it comes to lifeguard rescues, seconds can mean the difference between life and death. With this in mind, the ResQ board was designed specifically to cut rescue time in torrential waters which generally take longer to tackle. The power-assisted device is driven by tandem electric motors via water-jet propulsion. Because it’s intended to be used near sunny areas, each is rechargeable on a solar docking station. Designer: Stilform - Yanko Design Timeless Designs - Explore wonderful

Toronto-based Storyboard Furniture have designed the Plane Cloud, a pendant light inspired by the shaving curls made from a woodworkers well tuned plane. From the designers The steam bent strips of wood are salvaged from Toronto’s urban forest. A variety of wood species are used based on availability and suitability. One side of the curl is finished with a Scandinavian traditional soap finish. The other side is coloured with liquitex professional colour fast spray paint, which is availabl

Making the most of its central location in the lovely city of Gothemburg, Sweden, this bright and spacious two-room apartment offers extensive surrounding views. Spotted on Alvhem, the crib is located in a turn of the century building and preserves some original elements, such as the impressive ceiling height and wooden floors, which were, of course, renovated. As you enter through the generously-sized hallway, you have a global image of the apartment, with its stylish living zone and kitchen o

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