11 Sleek Posters Celebrating The Design Genius Of Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams is the undisputed granddaddy of modern industrial design. The German legend's ten commandments for good design are considered gospel in the field, and his impeccable collections for Braun elevated home appliances to mass-produced art. » 12/09/13 9:00am 12/09/13 9:00am

Finally, an Electric Razor That Gets Cooler As You Shave

Shaving with an electric razor saves you the hassle of dealing with messy shaving cream and dull blades that can leave your face all cut up. But the friction generated by an electric razor's moving blades usually causes the head to heat up, which can in turn irritate a dry face. The only alternative left is to let your … » 5/28/13 6:40pm 5/28/13 6:40pm

Own a Piece of Design History With Braun's Re-Released ET66 Calc

If Braun's ET66 calculator looks oddly familiar, like you've used it before, you probably have. Originally released in 1987, the ET66 shed the sliding switches of its predecessors, the ET22 released in 1976 and the ET44 released in 1978, and became an icon of product design. So much so that the iPhone's original… » 5/03/13 1:40pm 5/03/13 1:40pm

A Rare Promo Code For Stylish People Is Your Dealzmodo-Exclusive Deal…

Although the deals universe is waking up from its pre-Christmas torpor and shifting into a Boxing-week frenzy, it's a different kind of sale we're seeing. Instead of promo codes that take a percentage off everything in the store, we're seeing sale sections balloon. That means instead of deals on stuff you actually… » 12/27/12 3:00pm 12/27/12 3:00pm

This Classic Braun Desktop Fan Makes Your Sweat Look Stylish

The legendary designs of 1960s Braun gadgets show the secret to Apple's future. And if today's event includes a surprise announcement of a new Retina-display desk fan, it's a safe bet the aesthetic will echo this Dieter Rams classic. » 10/23/12 11:20am 10/23/12 11:20am

Braun (Sorta) Resurrects an Old Dieter Rams Watch Design

In 1978, Dieter Rams designed a watch for Braun that saw a limited, 3,000 unit production run. The stainless-steel DW30 featured a digital face and only two buttons, with a thick, leather band holding the timekeeper in place. Out of production since 1982, Braun has resurrected the spirit of the DW30 with the BN0076—a… » 7/01/12 6:00pm 7/01/12 6:00pm

Waking Up To Braun's Beautiful New Alarm Clock Would Make Mornings…

Thanks to Dieter Rams, Braun's classic travel alarm clock is still considered an icon of design. And while the company's newest digital alarm clocks might not be as revered one day, they're still a beautiful object to wake up too. » 4/04/12 2:40pm 4/04/12 2:40pm

1960s Braun Products Hold the Secrets to Apple's Future

The year 2008 marks the 10th Anniversary of the iMac, the computer that changed everything at Apple, hailing a new design era spearheaded by design genius Jonathan Ive. What most people don't know is that there's another man whose products are at the heart of Ive's design philosophy, an influence that permeates every » 1/14/08 10:30am 1/14/08 10:30am

How to Turn Your Body Into a Hairless Wonderland With Gadgets: Part 2

In our first hairless wonderland feature, we took a look at how you could rid your entire body of hair using three simple gadgets. The Mangroomer, the Flowbee and the Philips Bodygroom allow you to make sure your back, head and crotchular regions are free of any unslightly plumage. But what about the most important… » 12/24/07 12:01pm 12/24/07 12:01pm