Tag Archive: Designer


Why the departure of Apple designer Daniel Coster matters

The departure of veteran Apple industrial designer Daniel Coster is significant because, like the Mafia, no one ever leaves Jony Ive’s design studio. Coster, a core member of Apple’s design team for more than 20 years, is perhaps only the third member of Ive’s tight-knit industrial design group to leave in almost two decades. And […]

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Designer Marc Newson takes time away from Apple Watch for teapots and toasters

While working for Apple alongside good friend Jony Ive on special projects, like the Apple Watch, industrial designer Marc Newson found time to devote his celebrated sensibilities to two very simple objects. Behold his take on the toaster and the teapot. Simple and clearly fitting for kitchens right now and 100 years from now. Newson […]

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Former Apple designer to head UX for Huawei

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has had a couple of good months as it aims to shed its image as a manufacturer of cheap devices. It released a new and now popular premium phone in September, surpassed rival Xiaomi in sales in their home market and, like Apple, had a glowing Q3 earnings report. And with […]

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Former Apple designer to head UX for Huawei

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has had a couple of good months as it aims to shed its image as a manufacturer of cheap devices. It released a new and now popular premium phone in September, surpassed rival Xiaomi in sales in their home market and, like Apple, had a glowing Q3 earnings report. And with […]

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These designer jeans keep your iPhone charged on the go

Keeping your iPhone charged on the go can be a hassle. You have to bring an extra Lightning cable and a big bulk battery just to keep yourself plugged into your texts, phone calls and all the happenings on social media. But one creative clothing manufacturer has come up with a clever solution that puts […]

Pinterest hires former Apple designer Susan Kare

As part of the original Macintosh team back in the 80s, Susan Kare created some of Apple’s earliest typefaces and icons, but now the famous designer is ready to bring her iconic skills to Pinterest, as the company’s newest design lead. Pinterest has hired Kare to be part of the company’s creative team, where she’ll […]

Announcing Web Designer News: curated news for designers

This post brought to you by Webdesignernews.com., via Syndicate. The internet is overflowing with ideas, news and perspective on basically every topic imaginable. But much of the web’s daily deluge of information is recycled or diluted. Especially if you have… Read more ›

Top fashion designer shows off custom gold Apple Watch band

What if the $ 17,000 Apple Watch Edition with Modern Buckle band isn’t fancy enough? For the chosen few, it turns out that Apple has a custom Link Bracelet band made of solid gold. Renowned clothing designer Karl Lagerfeld showed off… Read more ›

Mac Setup: Personal Workstation of a Pro Audio Designer

It’s time for another featured Mac setup! We’re going to share the great personal studio workstation of Nick J., a professional Audio Designer. Let’s dive right in and learn more about the hardware and software used with this setup: What hardware components make up your Mac setup? Core Apple Gear 2.26Ghz 13″ MacBook Pro 8GB … Read More

Mickey Drexler, Apple Store designer and oldest board member, is retiring

J.Crew CEO Mickey Drexler most famous accomplish at Apple was helping Steve Jobs and Ron Johnson design Apple’s retail stores. Today it was announced that Drexler is retiring from Apple’s eight-person board on March 10. A replacement has not been named. “On… Read more ›