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Mirroring the Rough Character of Its Surroundings: SAOTA’s Melkbos Project

This family home, created by SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects is located approximately 30km from Cape Town along the idyllic but also …

The Best Beauty Trends from Fall 2013 Fashion Month

Fall 2013 Fashion Month has come and gone, and through the New York, London, Milan, and Paris collections, we were just as focused on the beauty looks as we were on the fashion. From minimalist makeup to vibrant hints of color to twisted, statement-making<p>Fall 2013 Fashion Month has come and gone, …

Twitter rolling out new conversations UI for Web, iPhone and Android

Twitter has revamped the way it displays conversations on the Web, iPhone and Android by adding a vertical blue line to indicate the tweets are connected and displaying the tweets in chronological order.<p>Here’s what the new interface looks like. Notice how the first tweet from the conversation now …

Beautiful Color Rich Photos of California Sunsets

Photographer Rich Cruse from South California has an amazing collection of spectacular sunset images. His fantastic silhouettes taken as the sun goes …

Build by Jack Godfrey Wood and Tom Ballhatchet for Movisi

<b>Product news:</b> this modular shelving is built from tessellating coffin-shaped blocks that can also be used as stools or tables.<p>Designed by British …

Evernote / Studio O+A

<i>From the architect</i>.<p>At Evernote in Redwood City, California, the strict budget and swift pace of construction helped determine the direction of the …

Evernote

Melting Ceramics by Livia Marin | Colossal

<p>When dropping a ceramic plate or cup we’ve all braced for the familiar sound of impact as the object explodes into a multitude of sharp fragments on …

30 Best Minimalist Home Designs Presented on Freshome

Are you an admirer of <b>minimalist homes</b>? Well, if inspirational minimalist interiors is what you are in search for, this post is guaranteed to give you …

E-cigarettes: Is a smoking alternative being choked by regulation?

<b>Dozens of countries are introducing legislation restricting the use of electronic cigarettes, but their proponents say they are harmless and their use could in fact save millions of lives. Could they be right?</b><p>A group of friends sits around a table in a pub in south London, exchanging stories and …

AT&T Considers Selling Your Browsing History, Location, And More To Advertisers. Here’s How To Opt Out

Good news, everyone! Wait, no. Not that one. The other one.<p>Bad news, everyone!<p>AT&T is considering selling your usage data (location, web browsing history, etc.) to advertisers, having seemingly decided that it’s been too long since everyone was mad at them.<p>They noted the plan in a preview of an …

10 Huge Breakthroughs That Came From All-Nighters

Getting enough sleep is important, but don't be afraid to work through the night when necessary.<p>Eric Epstein's new book, 24 Hours Genius: Unlocking Your Brain's Potential with Strategic All-Nighters, chronicles some memorable stories of how successful people pulled all-nighters that led to some …

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Chambers Eat + Drink / Mr. Important Design

Leaving a trail of super-cool venues across California and beyond, Oakland’s <b>Mr. Important Design</b> clearly know a thing or two about what puts the hip …

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PayPal takes aim at Square with free mobile payment processing

The company is offering the deal through the end of the year to businesses that dump their current register solution in favor of PayPal Here.<p>PayPal is taking a major leap into the payment-processing space: it's eliminating fees for businesses that sign up for its service.<p>The news was announced on …

FinTech

Android 4.3 Release Spotted Briefly In Google Search Results

Google seems determined to leak all the exciting Google I/O news ahead of the official event. We’ve already seen the new Google Maps go live briefly before being pulled down, are hearing reports of a new music streaming service, and now there’s been confirmation that the next version of Android …

500px Launches Redesigned Professional Photo Portfolios

500px on Wednesday announced the launch of its new Professional Photo Portfolios, redesigned from the ground up. The Canadian company also revealed that it is now serving over a billion page views per month – a milestone it passed just two months ago and has maintained ever since.<p>500px’s new …

Google Announces 900M Android Activations, 48B Apps Downloaded

Google has announced at its I/O developer conference that there have now been 900 million activations of Android in total. The company also says that it has crossed 48 billion app downloads and that Google has paid out more to developers this year than it did last year. Currently, Android is seeing …

10 Things The Samsung Galaxy S4 Can Do That The iPhone Can't

When the phone first came out, reviewers criticized Samsung for shoving too many complex and glitchy extras in the phone.<p>But there are some features in the GS4 that do work well and could be useful, and you won't find them in the GS4's chief rival, the iPhone.<p>Let's take a look at some of the best …