Renewables rant

I recently saw this cartoon on Facebook. At first it made me laugh, but then it made me angry. It made me angry because it kind of misses the point about electric vehicles and renewable energy, but at the same time hits right at the heart of the issue. The problem is that the electric…

Best wishes for 2018!

Happy New Year and best wishes for 2018 from all of us at Pyramidion! 2017 was a year of change! From ‘The Donald’ becoming president of the USA to Twitter extending the length of tweets to 280 characters to reduce the number of tweets he posted.  For Pyramidion, our biggest change was moving to the new…

Room with a view

Pyramidion has a new home. On 1st of October we moved out of the Boomgaardstraat, which had been our home for more than 15 years and moved into our new offices at Fosbury & Sons in the WATT (Working Apart, Thinking Together) building on the Mechelsesteenweg. Our full new address is Mechelsesteenweg 271, bus 1.1,…

Beauty, empathy, creativity

What is the difference between a good product and a great one? What makes the mediocre, magical? These were some of the thoughts that ran through my mind during the Creativity World Forum 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark. As someone with a technical background, I appreciate function. I want it to work well, whether it is…

A glimpse into the future at DDW 2016

From the 22-30th October all the great minds throughout the Netherlands come out to play for Dutch design week. Here in Eindhoven, we had the opportunity to meet with many innovators who were showcasing various cutting edge technologies. These included VR, AR, Autonomous driving, wearables, clothing, IoT and even terraforming. Here are just a few…