CoDesign celebrates German design nation with new Braun alarm clock
Braun radio alarm clock 66021
Radio alarm clock with world time, quartz fabrication, world wide wireless receipt, autom. timer and daylight saving time adjustment, displays time, call setting, snooze, 12 or 24 hour display, backlit LCD display , audio alarm setting, alarm repeat, radio, volume control, station search, optional AC power adapter, large green off button.
$100 at y living.
Braun digital square alarm clock
Rams Phase 1 Desk Alarm Clock, Functional and durable in the Braun tradition, this travel-sized alarm clock has a snooze feature, backlight, and LCD with 12- and 24-hour time format and continuously visible alarm time. Made of an ABS plastic case with scratch- and impact-resistant glass. One AA battery included.
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German Design Nation: A powerful placebo effect that now must be put to good use
“The only problem is, most of what I know of German culture is dead and gone.” A remark made by Anthony Bourdain in his food series ‘No Reservations‘, covering Berlin .
Other than Bourdain, the world wants to believe in Germany as the design nation..
It’s record profits by the German automobile industry facing the Euro crisis.
German Design Nation is a placebo effect that should be brought to use.
Right now Germany is an overly strained administrative machinery with dying manufacturer sites.
Like everywhere else, administration is a pseudo activity more efficiently and more effectively served by algorithms and computers.
Now let’s wave to the robots.
And cast all eyes on manufacturers.