Joining the dots. Since Marc Newson moved to Apple he has presumably had some input into the upcoming Apple Watch. Yet even more intriguing is the idea that he’s also involved in the rumoured Apple Car. After all, Newson’s Ford 021C of 1999 remains the quintessential example car-as-product-design, still fresh after 16 years.
Other things. The dawn of robot journalism / the bi-annual Nairn post gets an outing: The man who hated the transformation of Britain / vintage rock is a scanned collection of ephemera / the oral history of shoegaze / a brief history of rooftopping and its evolution from urban exploration to high stakes thrill-seeking and political activism.