BNTO - Your Food Jar

BNTO – Your Food Jar

If you think nothing could ace Cuppow, the revolutionary canning jar + travel mug solution, then hold onto your horses and take a look at BNTO! This canning jar + cup + lid takes food travel to the next level. It is a combination that allows you to travel with any kinda food BNTO style! Think salsa and chips, cheesy dip and crackers, mayo and salad, yogurt and muesli; wet and dry held separately thanks to BNTO’s unique compartment!

0 Designer: Cuppow [ Buy it Here ]

De-clutter Desk With Modular Modo

De-clutter Desk With Modular Modo

If you feel a twinge of embarrassment when you look at the clutter on your desk, then you are in serious need of help. Pens, wires, gadgets, basically the contents of a junk drawer strewn across is what best describes most office desks around the world. Modo or Modular Desktop Organizer is the answer we all have been waiting for. This functional Chinese-checkered kind of board adapts to the needs of your desk and makes it look worthy of the shining success that you are.

0 Designer: B&A Studio [ Buy it Here ]

Top 20 Best Of Best red dot award: product design 2013

Top 20 Best Of Best red dot award: product design 2013

For those who attended it, the red dot awards ceremony and gala was a night to remember. Dr. Peter Zec presided over the ceremonies and the attendees had the pleasure of rubbing shoulders with fashion icon Jimmy Choo. Into its second glorious decade, the Red Dot Gala took place on July 1st. in the opera house at Essen, Germany. From an up-cycled soda can watch to flipping alarms, this year’s selection for the Best Of Best red dot award: product design is truly innovative. Come have a look…

0 Designers: Various

Celebrations Galore At CKIE - $25 Gift Till July 7th

Celebrations Galore At CKIE – $25 Gift Till July 7th

Canada Day and USA’s Independence Day are good enough reasons to get some time off work and indulge in some me-time. Take it a step further with CKIE and indulge in some retail therapy, while sitting right at home. Get an amazing $25 off on products like the Aecraft MacBook Airfelt Sleeve, Joey Roth’s Ceramic Speakers or Diana Lin’s dlight UrHeart Pillow! Hit the jump to know more…

0 $25 Discount Coupon Code Inside

Google Reader Is Dead, Long Live RSS

Google Reader Is Dead, Long Live RSS

There is no time to shed tears over the demise of Google Reader; many of you have probably migrated to another stable RSS Reader. This post is a quick shout-out to all our Yanko Design fans that have been busy with stuff, now is a good time to drop all things and quickly transfer ALL your lists and feeds (including Yanko Design) from Google Reader, before they shut doors permanently. We think readers like Feedly are great. They offer easy migration and can automatically transfer all of your feeds for you.

solidThinking Evolve® 9.5 – A New Level of Modeling Control

solidThinking Evolve® 9.5 – A New Level of Modeling Control

My initiation into the design community began more as a content writer than as a design enthusiast. Typical design jargons like renders, 3D modeling and cropping were alien words for me. I guess I never fully understood how these words could become the differentiating factor between a good design and great design. In due course, I learnt my lesson and my respect for designers grew and I also learnt that solidThinking was not just constructive thinking but also a vital tool for designers.

Electrolux Design Lab 20 Semi Finalists 2013

Electrolux Design Lab 20 Semi Finalists 2013

It is always a pleasure to chat with Electrolux Design Director and Head of Jury, Thomas Johansson and this Monday our conversation on Google Hangout was exceptional. Besides discussing the obvious – this years phenomenal entries to the Electrolux Design Lab, we got talking about the typical use of appliances in an Indian household. He was surprised to know that a majority don’t use dishwashers and we still prefer hand-washed clothes to the washing-machined ones! In any case, without further ado, let me announce the Electrolux Design Lab 20 Semi Finalists For 2013.

0 Designers: Various

Simplifying Closure

Simplifying Closure

The steps to storing and retrieving your laptop should be simple; but in all honesty are they? Right, thought as much…if we are to simplify the process then it has to be done in a clever convincing way. The AECRAFT MacBook Airfelt Sleeve is simple, clever and convincing!

0 Available at CKIE [ Buy it Here ]

WIN A Nautica Swing Chair!

WIN A Nautica Swing Chair!

UPDATE: Congrats Eva Maria Rodriguez-Gonzalez!

When I was growing up, I remember spending numerous hours in this cozy swing chair that was hooked up to the ceiling of my balcony. Many hours spent reading books, watching the sunset, lazing over a cuppa hot coffee on a gloomy rainy day! That swing chair was my go-to place, my solace. Well, you can have a swing-chair too; rather WIN one, right here, right now! The Nautica Swing Chair!

0 Contest Ends: August 1, 2013

Want to win a Wacom Cintiq 13 HD, Let me tell you how…

Want to win a Wacom Cintiq 13 HD, Let me tell you how…

UPDATE: Mr. Vinay Kumar REDDY from India. You will find more information in this announcement article published on Dassault Systèmes blog : 3D-Perspectives

Boring sofas and unattractive seating are clamoring for your imaginative touch. In return, your creative genius will be rewarded with a super sexy Wacom Cintiq 13 HD. All you have to do is participate in the CATIA Design contest 2013! Essentially, this furniture design contest, wants you to explore, how to mix an ATTRACTIVE seat design with an innovative FUNCTIONAL Experience!

Digital Era Gets Funky And Retro

Digital Era Gets Funky And Retro

If you are seeking some cutting-edge retro designs that are updated with the latest tech, then the Lit by Bonzart and Ampel Tilt-Shift Twin Lens Digital Camera, are two models that you should be looking at. Quite simply put, the two cameras have the endearing emotional connect from yesteryears and prove some amazing quality pictures. Let’s find out more….

0 Available At: AC Gears [ Buy it Here ]

IDSA's 2013 International Conference, Breaking the Rules, Aug. 21-24 in Chicago!

IDSA’s 2013 International Conference, Breaking the Rules, Aug. 21-24 in Chicago!

UPDATE: See you in Chicago! Registration ends on Aug. 11, 2013!

As a cutting-edge innovator you are breaking the rules almost every single day! Take the recent iOS7 interface for example, Jony Ive has re-written the rules about the role of a product or industrial designer. So get ready to Throw the Rule Book Out the Window, Blaze a New Path and Kick Your Career up a Notch in the Process! Yanko Design will be there at IDSA’s 2013 International Conference, Breaking the Rules!

Significantly Bombata

Significantly Bombata

Typically, laptop bags and briefcases are too “serious” and anonymous. Infusing fun, fashion and exclusive flair, the Bombata Collection marries designer Fabio Guidoni’s technical expertise with his fashion sensibilities. Armed with a technical – mechanical design degree, this fashion protégée brings in the swag to boring bags! Super Bombastic I tell ya!

0 Designer: Fabio Guidoni [ Buy it Here ]