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Living a long and healthy life on your own terms

April 25th, 2016

There comes a point when most of us will no longer be able care for ourselves. At LUNAR, we seek to extend the time people can safely enjoy their lives at home, avoiding extended care facilities or expensive treatment centers. (more…)

Nurturing Our Liquid Network

February 5th, 2016

Sometime back in 1965 – post the fictional but accurate Don Draper Madman emergence of advertising as a medium – a group of moderately seasoned industrial designer types got together and decided that what they were doing mattered. A lot. (more…)

Mark Dziersk discusses leadership at Chrysler mentoring program

September 4th, 2015

LUNAR’s Mark Dziersk, Managing Director of our Chicago office, recently shared his perspectives on building creativity in organizations and personal leadership at Chrysler’s Women’s Forum Mentoring Program. (more…)

LUNAR helps Jaunt push VR boundaries with the VR camera codenamed “NEO”

June 30th, 2015

Cinematic virtual reality pioneer Jaunt today launched a series of professional grade VR cameras codenamed “NEO,” specifically designed for capturing fully-immersive, 360-degree cinematic VR experiences. (more…)

Cultivating “caring design”

November 6th, 2014

Care—the concern we feel for the well-being of others and ourselves—is essential for the health of our relationships that make up the web of life; care itself is what makes life meaningful. (more…)

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. (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? (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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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? (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. (more…)