London’s Microsoft store opens with “maximum flexibility” in mind

The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.

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London’s Microsoft store opens with “maximum flexibility” in mind

The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.

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John Spencer: “Let’s get over our obsession with branding”

Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director says there’s no such thing as brand design and much of what the design industry says about brand is incomprehensible, pretentious and just plain daft.

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How to become a: lighting designer

As part of our series looking at jobs in design studios, we speak to Tim Routledge, founder at his own company, about the art of “painting with light”, dealing with demanding musicians, and burning the midnight oil.

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London’s Microsoft store opens with “maximum flexibility” in mind

The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.

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Epilepsy Research UK rebrands to appear “authoritative”

The only national charity dedicated to research into the causes and treatment of epilepsy has been given a new look by Helen Holden Design, which looks to emphasise its scientific status.

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Viva La Vulva and Microsoft’s Adaptive Controller top D&AD Awards 2019

The annual, global awards scheme, which famously rewards its winners with black, yellow, graphite and wood pencils, has announced its 720 winners for this year.

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