FROM THE ARCHIVE: Design is all about perception. What brings joy to one person is anathema to another. And who is to say what good design is and what is bad?
HOLIDAY WISH LIST: There are those high-fidelity hounds who can’t wait to show off their latest audio upgrade. But tech-savvy as they may be, when it comes to aesthetics, some may find their home theatres and living rooms weighed down by the heft of the latest machinery.
Schön (beautiful) was the precise word the executives from German automaker BMW vocalized when welcoming journalists to Vancouver, the chosen launch city for the new X5, the third generation of BMW’s SUV.
Music is intimate, and headphones fuse a connection to bring you closer to it. The team behind electronics company Sol Republic understands the importance of this concept well.
Improved bedside-table convenience is the goal of Danish electronics company Bang & Olufsen’s new BeoTime alarm clock.