Gadgets – those glorious pieces of hardware which we covet so much. From mobile phones to laptops, cameras to kitchen tools, we cover ‘em here on Giz UK. Check this hub-page for all manner of news about these bank account-rinsing objects of desire.
Cinemas of late have tried to lure audiences away from their living rooms with big comfy, upgraded seats. But that's nothing compared to the facelift Ikea gave a theatre in Khimki, Russia: the seats were all removed and replaced with freshly made beds.
Dutch design studio RAAAF's The End of Sitting office is a labyrinth of hard slopes, designed to encourage productivity. But would you work in an office where you're actually forbidden from taking a load off?
In the 1940s, people tuned into regal radios that were as much a piece of furniture as they were a gadget. So when computer designer Jeffrey Stephenson decided to build a small, high-end gaming PC, he took his design cues from the golden age of the wireless…