Carlo Ratti’s Reveals New Designs For Personalised Cooling In A Commercial Space

May 15, 2017

Carlo Ratti, head of the Senseable City Lab of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has designed a technology system, for personalised cooling and heating in a commercial space. Designed for an office in Turin, this system uses a connected scheme of sensors that monitor employees while they move around the building. The sensors in the false ceiling are acitivated upon the movement of the employee creating customised thermal bubbles that change to suit the need of the employee. The system can be operated by the employees via an app to fill in their preferences for the same.

Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre Unveiled Its First Sustainanble Autonomous House

May 15, 2017

The Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre unveiled its first Sustainable Autonomous Home at Vienna in the International Passive House conference. This house reflects the vision of the UAE to create sustainble futuristic housing that incorporates smart technology. The focus on green technology through its production and storage of energy,  also focuses on a reduction in the usage of energy. It has systems like mechanical air filtration, cooling system that runs on cold water, dual insulation system and other smart control systems. This house is customised to fit the needs of those livign in hot and humid temperatures, making it one of the largest innovations in sustainable homes for the Middle Eastern market. 

Casa Pop Opens New Store In Chandigarh

May 12, 2017

Raseel Gujral Ansal along with Raya- a lifestyle store, opened a showroom in Chandigarh. The new store offers a variety of the choicest home accessories the designers have to offer spread over a space of 1000 sq ft. Casa POP’s style of experimentation with new materials, trying different things with various procedures of computerized prints, making new surfaces with dis-coordination are some of the unique features the brand has to offer in its products. 

Zaha Hadid Architects Wins Jury Award At The Architizer A+awards 2017

May 12, 2017

Salerno Maritime Terminal won the Jury Architizer A+Awards in the transport category. Like a shellfish, the terminal's hard, awry shell secures the gentler components inside; protecting travellers from the exceptional Mediterranean sun during the prevalent visitor season. The Vitae Collection( Bathroom and Kitchen categories) for Noken Porcelanosa by Zaha Hadid Design (ZHD) won the Jury and People’s choice awards. This product line embodies fluid design concepts along with functionality. Ventures are judged on three criteria, that is, shape, capacity and advancement by a board of more than 400 jury individuals from assorted fields.

Somany Ceramics Opens Two New Showrooms

May 12, 2017


Somany Ceramics Ltd has inaugurated two new stores at Dwarka and Gurgaon in New Delhi. The showroom at Gurgaon is 2500 sq ft while the Dwarka showroom is 3500 sq ft. Somany Ceramics Limited at present has more than 12,000 touch points over India with 1,800 merchants. By the end of the financial year of 2017-18, Somany plans to open 200 more stores under their franchisee and experience centres. The organization's turnover was Rs. 1,910 crore a year ago and is expected to grow multi fold with its expansion plans in the following three to four years.

Sydney’s Opera House To Go Under A Major Renewal

May 11, 2017

 Work will soon start on the main real establishment extend at the Sydney Opera House that is the overhaul of the Joan Sutherland Theater (JST). The JST update is the primary venture in a bigger, $202-million program of renewal works financed by the NSW government. A key target of the Joan Sutherland Theater - planned by Scott Carver Architects - is the substitution of maturing theatre apparatus. Extra works will be completed to enhance the usefulness, availability, security and acoustics at the widely acclaimed scene. The space will get a new theatre flying system and an improved gird deck too.  

Gold Edison Award Won By Whipsaw For Its Industrial Design For Google

May 11, 2017

Whipsaw’s Industrial Design for Google won the prestigious Gold Edison award. The Edison award recognises the most innovative new product designs in the world. The Google OnHub was designed by Whipsaw. Google OnHub is another sort of private router that associates all your remote gadgets to the Internet and to each other. The superior innovation stands out coupled with its classy appearance. A hollow shape house a variety of 13 receiving wires organised around, which gives perfect remote execution with wireless signal technology.

Acuity Releases Led System That Adjusts Daylight From Skylight

May 11, 2017

The LightFlex LED system by Acuity can reduce lighting products footprints in the ceiling. The system offers a louvre that acts as a horizontally adjustable blind offering more freedom in the design. It reduces the daylight with the help of skylights to offer an audio-visual mode. It uses the same system to suit the requirement of the dark sky. The diffusers and photometric distribution system offer an easy transition between the daylight and electric sources of light. 

Falmec Introduces Bellaria Air Purifier

May 10, 2017

The Bellaria by Falmec is an air purifying device that also has a dimmable LED light. The shape and design of this purifier along with its dual functionality make it an interesting smart choice for home decor. The harmful air released from air-conditioning and other home devices are cause for most of the indoor pollution. The light changes colour from yellow to green to indicate that the air is clean. The Murano glass structure is made in line with the Venetian glass masters tradition.

Indeed Has Created A Combined Remote Vion

May 10, 2017


The music, video and TV remotes are now combined in one device of the VION by INDEED Innovation GmbH. These entertainment devices can now be run by a single remote that offers customers a 360 degree experience of the product. This product is innovative and simple to use, its modern output and GUI intelligent engineering makes it one of a kind.