invention


Limits of Inventions

Many good things start with the letter “I”: Ideas, imagination, inspiration, invention, innovation…┬áMoreover, those concepts have more in common than just their initial letter – they are closely interconnected. Where do ideas come from? Why do people invent things? When does innovation happen? Inventions usually carry a strong pragmatic component […]


Design like you give a damn

    I remember watching Cameron Sinclair‘s acceptance talk for the 2006 TED Prize and gazing in amazement at the idea of open-source architecture. Since then we’ve come a long way, and today, his project “Architecture for humanity” is a global endeavor doing its “best to save the world, one […]