Hulger's Maple and Brass Pappa*Phone: Skypin' With Wood

These great-looking handmade VoIP handsets, designed by Hulger, are individually handcrafted to order out of solid American maple by Furni in Montreal. They'll work with all the usual VoIP and chat apps via USB on PC and Mac for $300. Is wood the new glossy white plastic » 9/12/08 9:00am 9/12/08 9:00am? I kind of hope so, cause when done right, it's…

Compact Florescent Light Bulbs, Gone Crazy

Compact fluorescent bulbs get more popular every day because of their energy-saving characteristics, but their conventional corkscrew/spring design leaves something to be desired. Enter Hulger, a bunch of British designers with a bent for the unusual, who have bent those tubes around into crazy configurations, making… » 11/21/07 1:45pm 11/21/07 1:45pm