Author: Tom Banks

HTC Vive – designing a virtual reality system from scratch

In this documentary we speak to HTC Creative Labs corporate vice president Drew Bamford who led an integrated design team and worked with other partners to deliver  HTC’s first virtual reality consumer product, the Vive. He also tells us about the opportunities that virtual reality is gifting designers and what the future of the platform could be like.

Airbnb Tokyo Office

Inside Airbnb’s redesigned Tokyo office

Airbnb has worked with Japanese architect Suppose Office Design on its new Tokyo office, which has been designed around the travel company’s “belong anywhere” positioning. The office, located in Shinjuku, Tokyo has been designed in a way which reinforces the idea of a neighbourhood and features a reception and café area leading onto a wooden […]