How We Make It

Stories that dive deep on the technical stuff—building, prototyping, experimenting, and exploring.

IDEO Labs is now part of the Octopus, IDEO's design blog. You'll find Labs stories, both new and old, on this page—scroll down for more.

BLOGEd White & Miha Feus & Siri Johansson

Beachsand and the Talking Bell

BLOGBarry Lachapelle

Just Skeu It

BLOGJason Cohn

Information Overload

BLOGHailei Wang

Painting with Code

BLOGNikolay Vladimirov

Build Your Own Light Pipe

BLOGGarrett Winther & Travis Lee

Building the Pong-a-Tron

BLOGRob Rehrig

Designing for DEF CON

BLOGElise Craig

Catching Ghosts

BLOGMatt Cooper-Wright

Welcoming Bots to the Design Team

BLOGRob Rehrig

How to Hack a Furby