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Jerry Chang

Jerry Chang


Klemens Torggler Rotating Doors

By | IPPINKA BLOG, Product Stories Working

Inventor Klemens Torggler has devised unique doors that rotate to open. The rotating squares move sideways with a gentle push. Each square is made of two triangles that fold when the door is in movement. Opening or closing the door is seamless without the need to install tracks. The soft edges on the pieces provide […]

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9 Most Remarkable Designs of 2013

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#1: Kite Invisibility Cloak Against Mosquitoes A team of scientists, engineers, and product designers invented a small patch that makes you practically invisible to mosquitoes. #2: Pico Dwelling Micro Apartment Boeing engineer Steven Sauer combined his pragmatic design along with his keen craftsmanship skills to push the limits of defining his ultra-efficient space. #3: Tile […]

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Bicycle for Armless Man

By | IPPINKA BLOG, Product Stories Working

The world admires people like Mike Trimble, who despite being born with no arms, bought a single speed bike, designed an armless steering mechanism, and learned to ride. It took almost two months of welding and testing for Michael Brown to finish the work. The end result is a special bike that gives Mike a […]

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Phonebloks: Lego Smartphone

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Designers have long struggled with two conflicting ideologies: the need for products to keep up with technology versus the principle of creating long-lasting products. Dutch designer Dave Hakkens thought deeply about the state of our smartphone industry and knew it was far too wasteful. That’s when he came up with the idea for a “lego” […]

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Ocean Clean-Up Project

By | IPPINKA BLOG, Product Stories Working

Ocean pollution is one of humanity’s major environmental concerns, but it is also one that is incredibly challenging to address due to the vast lengths and depths of our seas. That’s why when 19-year-old Boyan Slat designed a project to collect 7.25 million tons of ocean plastic within five years, we immediately paid attention. The […]

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Hotello: Portable Room

By | IPPINKA BLOG, Product Stories Working

In disaster-affected areas, temporary accommodation often becomes a major issues. Large warehouses and schools can be converted to temporarily house people, but the setup often does not provide families and individuals with adequate privacy and sense of security. Product designers Roberto De Luca and Antonio Scarponi have created a modular 2 square-meter portable room, which […]

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5 Small Spaces That Utilize Wall Space

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Utilizing the wall space efficiently is crucial to living in small spaces. Below are some examples for inspiration: Like this post? Follow us for more similar stories: Follow IPPINKA Follow @IPPINKA Get notified when products come to our store: Products In Our Store KONTEX Organic Towels from Imabari, Japan Senz° Windproof Umbrella Lucite Stapler Russian […]

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