The Jingoo Birdcage Speaker Light Is Finally Available

Once again, more proof that we know what’s hip. Two years ago we introduced you to Jingoo, a cool bluetooth speaker and light as a little caged bird designed by Sean Chen and Lotta Tu of Taiwan’s DAQI Concept, Inc. At the time they were seeking funding for the product via Indie GoGo and had several different design options which we shared with you here. Fast forward to 2018 and the product, with a few changes since the original, is now available through several Museum Shops and high-end design stores. Read more

Original Porsche 911 GT3 Tailpipe Trim Turned Into Wireless Speaker

Porsche Design’s high-end wireless 911 Speaker is made from the original tailpipe trim from a Porsche 911 GT3 and is equipped with Bluetooth 4.0 and aptX technology for wireless audio streaming with a battery life of up to 24h. Read more

People People’s Transparent Speaker Now In A Small Size

You may recall the modern pocket watch or the very cool large transparent audio speakers by People People I shared with you way back in 2011. Now the Swedish Industrial Design Agency has launched a new, smaller version of the transparent speaker. Read more

This Caged Bird Sings. And Provides Light. Meet JinGoo.

jingoo light and speakers

In Chinese folk tales, the pure white JinGoo is a White Hwamei, which symbolizes good luck and fortune. Moreover, songbirds can be found in stories all over the world. This is the inspiration behind DAQI‘s JinGoo. Read more

The 911 Soundbar by Porsche Design Adds Volume To A Silencer.

911 soundbar by porsche design

The Porsche Design Studio has taken an original rear silencer and twin exhaust from a 911 GT3 and converted it into a 200 watt 2.1 virtual surround system subwoofer. Read more

Vladimir Putin Becomes A New Kind of Speaker

St. Vladimir Speaker

Russia’s President puts his power to good use in St. Vladimir, the first in a new series of audio speakers from Sound of Power. Read more

New Soundflasks Are Bluetooth Speakers That Let You Drink In The Music.

iHome soundflasks

iHome, the best-selling digital speaker brand since 2006, has launched their Soundflask Bluetooth Speakers. A big hit at CES (and selling out quickly) are the portable wireless gadgets that are shaped like pocket liquor flasks. Read more

Let’s Get This Party Started. Now, Where’s a Light Socket?

pulse by sengled HERO

A few bottles of wine, some good friends and Pulse bulbs from Sengled and you’ve got a party goin’ on. Light bulbs that double as speakers can read a bedtime story, play some background music while you work or simply start a shindig anywhere there’s a typical light socket. Read more