is a blog about design, technology and culture written by Khoi Vinh, and has been more or less continuously published since December 2000 in New York City. Khoi is currently Principal Designer at Adobe, Design Chair at Wildcard and co-founder of Kidpost. Previously, Khoi was co-founder and CEO of Mixel (acquired by Etsy, Inc.), Design Director of The New York Times Online, and co-founder of the design studio Behavior, LLC. He is the author of “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design,” and was named one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America.” Khoi lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn with his wife and three children. Refer to the advertising and sponsorship page for inquiries.+
Industrial designer Martin Hajek produced these impressive concepts for what a next generation Apple TV might look like.
There are some interesting ideas here: multiple color options, adding a curved touchscreen to the remote control, turning the set top box into a charging station, and using the remote as a game controller. This kind of visualized speculation is entertaining, but it just makes me more impatient for Apple to reveal whatever it’s working on in this space. There are a few components in our home theater system that are ripe for upgrades, but I feel compelled to hold off until we find out what Cupertino has in mind.+