Profiles

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      There's an app for that: new smart homes

      Peter Smisek

      07.08.2018

      Equipped with intelligent technologies, the latest cohort of smart homes are opening the door to easier and more efficient living.

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      Facing the future: innovative facades

      Jaime Heather Schwartz

      07.08.2018

      Let’s face it. Sometimes you do judge a book by its cover. And a building by its facade. We bring you a selection of innovation-led architectural show-offs...

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      Stand and deliver: RENZ

      Brand story

      Susanna Koeberle

      18.01.2017

      RENZ, based near Stuttgart, is the European market leader in post box systems. Their innovative myRENZbox makes receiving parcels much easier, for businesses and private customers alike.

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      Smart Homes

      Katharina Sommer

      03.05.2016

      Digital technology is becoming increasingly embedded in the architectural fabric of the home. Sometimes foregrounded, occasionally centre-stage, but mostly taking an almost invisible back-seat.

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      Coming Full Circle

      Brand story

      Ulrich Büttner

      25.01.2016

      Suspended ceilings made of mineral fibre-panels traditionally finish their life cycle on the rubbish tip. However, mineral-tile producer and market leader OWA, based in Amorbach, Germany, has developed a process for reclaiming and completely

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      Here and Now: new wayfinding and place-making

      Richard Wolfströme

      23.10.2015

      Wayfinding and place-making is, well, going places. Graphic designer and place-making specialist Richard Wolfströme looks at what happens when 2D gives 3D architectural space that extra dimension.

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      Parking Systems by Wöhr

      Brand story

      Ulrich Büttner

      27.01.2015

      When the first ‘modern automobile’ was introduced to the world, it was the year 1886. The ultramodern horseless vehicle would remain the exception for a number of years, and parking problems were unknown, and still a long way off. Wöhr was

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      Where the Future Happens

      Orgatec Blog

      27.10.2014

      In September, we saw the launch of the eagerly anticipated Apple Watch. Much has already been said about the potential impact of this device on the worlds of consumer electronics, fashion, well-being and productivity. It’s certainly a step forward

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      Heading into Virtual Worlds

      Orgatec Blog

      06.08.2014

      Without realising it, we’re on autopilot almost all of the time, filtering information aurally, physically and visually at an amazing rate. Our nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 250 miles per hour, faster than a Formula 1 car!

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      Interior acoustics: Innovation inspiration

      Orgatec Blog

      03.04.2014

      Following take-off on a recent flight from Hong Kong to London – and just as I settle into my seat – a baby starts to scream! The commotion is coming from towards the back of the A380. I contemplate an entirely sleepless night flight and then

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