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Paris | “Mutations/Créations”: art, innovation and science at the Centre Pompidou

The Centre Pompidou in Paris is presenting “Mutations/Créations“: an event turned towards the interaction between digital technology and creation.

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SEIKO UC-2000 (1984) – the dawn of wearable computers

History and design of the Seiko UC-2000, the first wristwatch computer in history, and of other Japanese wearable and pocket computers of the ’80s

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Examples of digital communication technology in culture and education

A selection of articles focused on the most innovative and promising digital communication experiments and solutions in cultural transmission, and education

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History of computer design: the most innovative and unconventional PCs ever made

Fifty years of computer design: history of the most ubiquitous piece of technology, manufacturers, designers, and the most innovative computers ever made

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Apple Mac Pro second generation (2013), the day desktop computer changed shape

Apple Mac Pro second generation (2013). History, ancestors, design and manufacturing of one of the most innovative and controversial desktop computers ever

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Computer History Museum

The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, is the world’s largest museum dedicated to computers and computing devices

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Computer design: Commodore PET 2001 (1977)

The Commodore PET 2001, possibly the first personal computer ever, with its angular, white colored, case is the epitome of technology design in the ’70s

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History of Computer design: Holborn 9100 (1981)

Released in 1981, the Dutch microcomputer Holborn 9100, with its periscope-like monitor, is one of the most “futuristic” computer designs of the Eighties

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Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine at the Vitra Design Museum

From February 11 through May 14, 2017 the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein features the exhibition “Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine”.

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Apple iPhone’s design – from the the 1st generation to iPhone X

From the first generation to the iPhone X, the design of the Apple iPhone, how it was conceived by Steve Jobs and Jony Ive, and its influence on tech design

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Barcelona | at the CCCB the exhibition “The Thinking Machine”

Until 11 December 2016 the CCCB in Barcelona presents the exhibition “The Thinking Machine, Ramon Llull and the Ars Combinatoria”

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Patrick Blanc – vertical gardens

Five projects by French vertical garden master, botanist Patrick Blanc, in Paris, Madrid, Kanazawa and Miami; his ideas and how his green wall systems works

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“The Great Animal Orchestra” in Paris

The Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain hosts the exhibition “The Great Animal Orchestra” inspired by the work of musician Bernie Krause

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Milan | New particle physics exhibition opens at the Science Museum

“Extreme. Looking for particles” is the title of the new section of the Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci in Milan

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Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality device – our test and review

Will Microsoft HoloLens Mixed Reality wereable device change the way we work? After testing in June, 2016, we present here our review, opinion and verdict

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Cubetto: a toy to teach computer programming to children

Cubetto is a toy designed and producted by “Primo toys” to teach the basics of computer programming and STEM to pre-literate children in Montessori schools

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Trento |“Made in Math”, discovering mathematics at the Muse

The exhibition “Made in Math”, at the MUSE, Science Museum of Trento, discloses to the general public how much mathematics influences our everyday life

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London | Elytra Filament Pavilion, from May, 2016 at V&A Museum

Victoria & Albert Museum presents “Engineering Season”, including major exhibition on Ove […]

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When museums became virtual – 2: now & beyond

History of virtual museums, part 2. Virtual tours, augmented reality, intangible heritage, new immersive digital museums, experimental interaction devices

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When museums became virtual – 1: the origins

A brief history of virtual museums. Part 1: from early experiments to different types of digital museum to the virtual Guggenheim by Asymptote architects

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Light sources for exhibition design – part 3

Light sources for exhibition and museum design, part 2: performances and applications of LED lamps, Fiber Optic systems and electroluminescent LEC lighting

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Light sources for exhibition design – part 2

Light sources for exhibition and museum lighting design, part 2: description and applications of linear and compact fluorescent lamps and metal-halide bulbs

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Light sources for exhibition design – part 1

An article on characteristics and applications of light sources and lamps for exhibition and museum lighting. Part 1: halogen, halogen dichroic, PAR lamps

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Barcelona | HUMAN+ at CCCB – What does it mean to be human?

The exhibition “HUMAN +  the future of our species”, on view at […]

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London | Visual art beyond vision – “Sensorium” at Tate Britain

The revolutionary exhibition Sensorium running at Tate Britain in London from 26 August 2015 investigates how 4 paintings could be perceived by all 5 senses

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Make in Italy – 50 years of Italian innovation

Make in Italy the exhibition, at the Museum of Science and Technology and EXPO in Milan, presents innovative products developed in Italy throughout 50 years

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