Cardiac Science G3 AED – Automated External Defibrillators are at the front lines in giving cardiac arrest victims the immediate care that is essential to save lives. Karten designed this AED to be durable and easy to use. A series of “ready kits” let rescue professionals take the devices into the field along with other important supplies.
Zyliss Cook-n-Serve Tongs – Zyliss Cook-n-Serve Tongs introduce a new form factor to a tired kitchen tool, with smart design details such as comfortable ergonomics and better grips for different types of food.
Duracell Product Design Language - As Duracell's design firm of record, Karten developed a design language, leveraging color, form, finish, and visual hierarchy to enable an authentic extension of the trusted Copper Top brand.
iRICELL Automated Laboratory System – The iRICELL workstation is a fully automated laboratory chemical analysis system. Designed with a focus on intuitive ease of use, the two-machine system is easy to operate and includes multiple interface points that message workflow and functionality.
Zyliss Clipeez Linking Bag Clips – Zyliss bag clips solve an unmet need: they clip together to keep from getting lost in the junk drawer. They bring together simple functional advantages and a fun, colorful design.
Epidermits – Karten Design’s award-winning concept project Epidermits is part pet part fashion accessory, made of engineered human tissue grown from its "owner." At Karten Design, we are frequently commercializing new technologies for widespread consumer use. We believe it’s important for us as designers to step back and think about the impact that our products can have. This concept project is a reflection on the responsibilities of designers in a world of rapid technological evolution.
Process Mapping – Karten’s Process Maps represent the actions and journeys of people, products and systems. Visualizing the insights we gain during observational research, Process Maps allow us to identify process inefficiencies and deficits, continuity and fragmentation, major pain points and unmet needs.
Hitachi GST Life Studio Mobile Plus - The LifeStudio Mobile Plus is an external hard drive that provides users with an innovative new way to interact with their digital content. Unique design features, such as the industry’s first integrated USB key, redefine the function and purpose of the hard drive.