Blending comfort, control and design in your home

September 16th, 2014

Today’s launch of the ecobee3 is the latest in our successful run of collaborative projects with a variety of companies over the past 30 years. Read more…

Celebrate the future as we countdown to 30

September 4th, 2014

LUNAR turns 30 October 3rd and we invite you to celebrate the future with us. Read more…

I ♥ my OS

September 3rd, 2014

Writer and director Spike Jonze won an Oscar for his story of a man falling in love with an operating system, inspiring excitement and envy in UX designers everywhere. Who wouldn’t want their design work to lead users to the ultimate emotional connection? Read more…

Bringing a Human Touch to TABLU [Part 6]

August 18th, 2014

In part 6 of our ongoing Icon-o-Cast series focused on TABLU, we explore how the service addresses the health care needs of patients in rural areas. Read more…

Placing the Right Bets

August 11th, 2014

Running a consulting business definitely has its upsides – a variety of work, exposure to talented and creative people, recognition – but the financial returns in conventional fee-for-service models are usually modest. Read more…

THANKS, IDSA JURORS!

July 1st, 2014

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LUNAR has won Silver and Bronze awards from IDSA for the Belle-V ice cream scoop and Mobilegear’s e-commerce website! Read more…

Thoughts on what matters in ID

June 13th, 2014

LUNAR is proud to sponsor IDSA’s first-ever Women in Industrial Design show this Saturday, June 14, at Astro Studios in San Francisco. We’re also excited to host our annual SFDW Open Studio Tour at LUNAR SF next Wednesday, June 18 at 7pm. Learn more and RSVP here.

In advance of these events, a few of our esteemed designers recently met over coffee for a wide-ranging conversation about the state of industrial design and topics that matter most to us. We thought you’d enjoy hearing a few of their perspectives.

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Next Step Award recipients “destined to improve the world”

June 11th, 2014

Two outstanding Stanford Biodesign teams have won the LUNAR-sponsored 2014 Robert Howard Next Step award for innovation in medical technology, presented in honor of long-time LUNAR leader, Robert Howard. LUNAR’s John Edson and Stanford Biodesign program leads presented the awards last evening, June 10. Read more…

Our exciting vision for home exercise — introducing TERA

June 5th, 2014

We’re proud to officially announce today the TERA fitness mat, our latest design concept in a family of reimagined home exercise products designed by our LUNAR Europe team. Read more…

Are you satisfying your customers? John Edson says that’s not enough

May 9th, 2014

What’s the role of design in creating customer intimacy? Read more…

We’re honored

May 1st, 2014

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum announced today LUNAR has won the prestigious National Design Award for Product Design. Read more…

John Edson explores the future of energy and transportation

May 1st, 2014

LUNAR’s John Edson will share the stage with other energy-sector thought leaders at Bloomberg’s Future of Energy Summit this week in New York. Read more…

A work of design

April 23rd, 2014

What uniquely distinguishes art from design? Is it intention? Is it commerce? When does art become design and design become art? Read more…

The “connected car” is coming

April 16th, 2014

Whether they are self-driving, powered by a new combination of exotic fuels, or service-based experiences, cars will be changing radically in the next few years. Read more…

A better user experience for home health care [Part 5]

April 5th, 2014

One of the guiding principles for the extended team engaged with TABLU* is that any effective Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) solution needs to be part of a complete ecosystem that includes supporting services, communication services, safety, security and privacy. Read more…