Backpack Reppo II packs in some serious Sound Power

Do you think that this is just a backpack? Well…it does look like one but it is also a carry around speaker system. Designed by Joonas Saaranen for his bachelors degree program, the system features high quality digital amplifier and a pair of speakers. Only thing needed is a source of music.This simple yet intuitive idea definitely eliminates the hassle of carrying speakers in an outdoor party.


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10 billion songs downloaded from Apple iTunes, an achievement like no other

This Wednesday Apple reached another milestone with the company’s iTunes services. Seven years after the service was launched, the number of songs download surpassed the 10 billionth mark. The first billion downloads was reached in 2006 after which there have been over 9 billions downloads in the last 4 years. That’s massive!


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The Melonia collection surprises with a new walking experience!

I thought of sharing this piece of news because it could be quite the beginning of some new trend of shoes. Remember the Quin Lamp which was constructed with 3D printing technology? What you see is actually a 3D printed footwear unlike the normal ones we wear.  It is made of polyamid and is definitely a wearable one. Designed by Naim Josefi [Beckmans] and Souzan Youssouf [Konstfack], these shoes are a part of the collection called Melonia.


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