Off-Grid Lighting: From the IKEA Catalog to African Households

IKEA has been showing LED love lately by introducing many products based on the technology. LEDs are great for DIYers who need cheap, safe, and low powered light source. For instance, we used the IKEA Dioder lighting strip in our Dreamy Lighted Wall Art.

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HugShirt generates Excitement and Disbelief at Mobile World Congress

We love hugs, even if it is sent to you remotely through a piece of clothing.

This week, Cute Circuit, showed their Hug Shirt at the Mobile World Congress where apparently the Minister for Trade and Investment, Lord Mervyn Davies, received a tele-hug that was transmitted across the conference space.

His smile upon receiving the hug says it all.

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Work Update: Denver Museum of Nature and Science

Sorry I haven’t posted in a few weeks, I’ve been  in deep with a project with Art Guild, Inc. We are fabricating and installing an exhibit for the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, designed by Jeff Kennedy Associates.

The exhibit is called Exhibition Health and is set to open on April 4th, 2008.

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You're Not Seeing Things: Behold the CHANEL Segway

Presented without comment... okay, let me add a frowning face. :( There.

Via: Yatzer

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Alison & Switch Craft Featured on Kurt the Cyberguy

A quick announcement: Kurt the Cyberguy, a widely syndicated tech report by Kurt Knutsson, will do a segment on Alison and Switch Craft tomorrow (February 20th). Through coast-to-coast syndication, you may be able to find it on your local morning or evening news. The stations that have been confirmed are:

CLTV, Chicago
WGN, Chicago
KWGN, Denver
KTLA, Los Angeles
WPIX, New York
KTXL, Sacramento
KSWB, San Diego
KCPQ, Seattle

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