Design archive for 2015-03-01

Ikea launches furniture that wirelessly charges smartphones and tablets

(5 years ago)
Swedish furniture giant Ikea has incorporated induction-charging stations¬†into products from its latest collection, which will allow users to wirelessly charge their smartphones. (more…)

Ben Waechter's Tower House makes the most of an "unbuildable" Portland hillside

(5 years ago)
Faced with a sharply sloping plot in Portland, Oregon, architect Ben Waechter chose to "build up rather than out" to create a cost-efficient house for a family (+ slideshow). (more…)