Feeling the Sound of Alpine

October 14th, 2014

LUNAR today is celebrating its collaboration with Alpine Electronics of Silicon Valley as the company leapfrogs the ordinary in personal listening with the launch of Alpine Headphones. Read more…

LUNAR accepts the 2014 National Design Award for Product Design

October 10th, 2014

Design is dreaming like a child and working like mad to make a better future

Last night, LUNAR accepted the prestigious 2014 National Design Award for Product Design from the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Read more…

Win a ticket to push.conference this weekend in Munich

October 7th, 2014

push.conference 2014–a unique user experience platform for designers, developers and UX professionals—kicks off this Friday in Munich and LUNAR’s Markus Jaritz will be playing a key role as a member of the conference’s Curators Board and Event Day Coordinator.

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Work on a global team? You need Onetime

October 3rd, 2014

If you work on a global team, you need Onetime, LUNAR’s new free app for iOS devices. Read more…

LUNAR joins First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Design Awards Luncheon

October 2nd, 2014

LUNAR co-founders Jeff Smith and Gerard Furbershaw, as well as President John Edson joined First Lady Michelle Obama and other honorees at the White House September 30 for the 2014 Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt National Design Awards Luncheon at the White House. Read more…

TERA proudly accepts a Red Dot, and LUNAR is named a top studio

September 30th, 2014

The world-renowned Red Dot design competition announced last Friday that LUNAR has won a Design Concept 2014 award for TERA, the latest in our family of reimagined home exercise products designed by our Europe team. Read more…

Everyone loves a great story

September 22nd, 2014

by Danielle Guttman

It’s not easy to tell a great story, but everyone knows one when they hear it. Whether it’s Harry Potter fighting Lord Voldemort or Steve Jobs sharing the origin of the iPhone, a compelling story has drama, a quest, conflict and style.
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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…