ALLEN, TEXAS (FEBRUARY 4, 2021) –The international top-class panel of 91 experts has selected Newline Interactive to take part in the final round of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2021 for the design of the Newline Flex and Flex Pen. As a result, Newline has successfully made the cut in one of the most important design competitions in the world and qualified for the iF Final Jury.
The Newline FLEX is a versatile all-in-one touch monitor designed for desktop collaboration. The sleek interactive monitor comes with a modular 4K camera, integrated 8-microphone array, integrated 2.1 channel speakers, capacitive touch, and the Newline Pen. The Newline Pen is a high-precision, improved stylus pen compatible with Microsoft Pen Protocol touch devices.
In the second and most important round of judging that will now follow, the design experts decide who is to receive the coveted iF DESIGN AWARD 2021. The final decisions are now eagerly awaited, and all are anxious to see whether the innovative design of Newline will prevail in the high-profile competition.
The iF DESIGN AWARD is presented annually by the world’s oldest independent design institution, iF International Forum Design GmbH in Hannover.
The number of participants in the first round brought a record number of entries: The jurors had to select the best 50 percent of all entries from around 10,000 submissions from 52 countries for the iF Final Jury.
Headquartered in Allen, Texas, Newline Interactive is a leading supplier of interactive touch screens and innovative software that increases productivity and enables collaboration. Newline Interactive develops products that help organizations in a wide range of vertical markets including financial services, education, healthcare, law enforcement, manufacturing, municipalities, and legal services.
About the iF DESIGN AWARD
Since 1954, the iF DESIGN AWARD has been recognized as an arbiter of quality for exceptional design. The iF label is renowned worldwide for outstanding design services, and the iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most important design prizes in the world. Submissions are awarded in the following disciplines: Product, Packaging, Communication and Service Design, Architecture and Interior Architecture as well as UI/UX and Professional Concept. All awarded entries are featured on the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE and in the iF design app.