SMD – Mondkopf – The Song of Shadows

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Mondkopf, de son vrai nom Paul Régimbeau1, est un musicien français de musique électronique né en 1986 à Toulouse et vivant à Paris. When the French want to do something well, no one else can come close. Heavy, lush, it’s only suitable for the most avant-garde. Bonus: Bain du Matin

Bulletproof Business Wear

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Sometimes fashion meets function in a very direct way. That was the case when Garrison Bespoke, a men’s custom tailor, designed the bullet proof three piece suit. The special fabric used in the suit is comprised of carbon nanotubes. The synthetic fabric has extraordinary resilience for its light weight, making […]

Brooks Cambium Saddle: Reinterpreting a Classic Design for the Modern Age

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Image courtesy Brooks Brooks saddles have supported the derrières of countless cyclists for well over a century now, and it’s hard not to recognize their iconic design on the street these days. So when a company whose claim to fame is making high quality leather saddles announced that they will […]

Jony Ive and Marc Newson: “We Decided Just to Put Together Things That We Love.”

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Click here for the VF photo gallery showcasing some of the most intriguing pieces included in the Nov. 23 auction, including a one-of-a-kind Leica designed by Ive and Newson Vanity Fair profiles Apple’s Jony Ive and designer Marc Newson in advance of the Sotheby’s New York charity auction they collaborated on to […]

inFORM – 3D Getting Physical

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From the MIT Media Lab comes the inFORM. inFORM is a Dynamic Shape Display capable of rendering 3D content physically. The rendering is similar to a simple pin art toy where the pins are controlled by actuators receiving digital data. The 3D imaging is collected using the kinect.

It’s a Bird. It’s a Plane. It’s Lady Gaga.

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We at geddem love firsts, and what artist making music today pulls out more ‘innovations’ than Lady Gaga?  Each dress she has chosen to don in public has been more bizarre than the last. So when choosing what to wear for her ‘Applause’ album launch party, she had quite the […]

Motorola Anticipates Transhumanism With Mic Tattoo Patent

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  The media has been set ablaze with the implications of what it could mean. A patent applied for by Motorola suggests that either they intend to develop ink embedded peripherals themselves, or believe that someone else might. While the idea may seem far fetched and extremely intrusive, this kind […]

SMD – CFCF – Beyond Light

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For this week’s Sunday Music Day we originally wanted to write about CFCF’s You Hear Music, because of its fitting sentiment for the fall.  But Beyond Light is new from the album Outside, released just 2 weeks ago on October 23rd.  So, here you are, enjoy the light show. Bonus: You […]