These are like chindogu, but they’re all available from Amazon with accompanying reviews.
A spot-on analysis by Khoi of the changing perception of the value in product design, as exemplified by Apple.
Those lovely BERG chaps profiled in the New York Times.
A rallying cry from Russell, urging us not to rely too much on the intangible.
How does an object’s character and/or behaviour tie in with communicating its purpose in life, how it looks and how it should be used?
A great article about the rising prevalence of "rough consensus and running code" in the real world.