In recent design news, via The Editor at Large, Sandow media expands its empire: "Sandow Media announced that it has purchased Surface magazine from Quadra Media. Owner of Luxe Interiors + Design magazines, Sandow Media acquired two other shelter titles in March, 2010: Interior Design magazine and Furniture Today." Plus, the New York Times talks to Philippe Starck and Apartment Therapy covers the Milan furniture fair. More news and links below.
DESIGN NEWS OF THE DAY
• Sandow acquires Surface Magazine, creates China editions | Editor at Large
• BlackBerry's Playbook vs. Apple's iPad 2: Online Shopping Showdown | Racked
• Ron Paul Tries to Sell House Over Facebook | Curbed
• Asked & Answered: Philippe Starck | New York Times
• Current Coverage of Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2011 | Apartment Therapy
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