Higby

Robert Capa's surprising color photos, Google's 2013 Zeitgeist, Nico Muhly's review of Beyoncé and more

Not a jingle bells ringtone or light-up snowflake case, this tongue-in-cheek holiday product conceived by esteemed brand consultancy Wolff Olins is a set of accessories aimed at keeping iPhone addicts (read: everyone) from using their device while home for the holidays. Higby “gently reminds us what matters” through a smiling face blocking the headphone jack and a heart covering the camera. For once, you’re in …

Sound Wave Windshield Wipers

Robert Capa's surprising color photos, Google's 2013 Zeitgeist, Nico Muhly's review of Beyoncé and more

Supercar manufacturer McLaren is currently devising a new wiper-less system to remove water drops and debris from the windscreen. Using a system similar to those used by jet planes, a high-frequency ultrasonic transducer does the trick, all the while making the car even more lightweight and aerodynamic. And you thought Rain-X was groundbreaking.

Print All Over Me

Robert Capa's surprising color photos, Google's 2013 Zeitgeist, Nico Muhly's review of Beyoncé and more

Tie-dye used to be the go-to method for customizing your own clothing—but for the current generation, it’s all about digital printing. Print All Over Me (PAOM) is a website where you can create a design in MS Paint or Photoshop and easily transform it into a sweatshirt, hat or even a pillow. There’s also the option to shop other designs—Sight Unseen has collaborated with their …