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Articles about how indoor concrete floors on Dwell.com - Dwell

If you think teak looks great outside, just wait until you see it shine inside.<p>The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation might not have an English translation, but it offers a unique approach when it comes...<p>An architect designs a retreat of pointed huts to serve an elderly community.<p>Dwell …

Grows Herbs and Plants with Smart Herb Garden In Your Small Apartment

Growing plants in your tiny apartment without any sunlight is made possible with <b>Smart Herb Garden</b>. Inspired by NASA, Click&Grow team has come up with …

The Phytophiler Flower Pot System: An Inspector Gadget-esque Growing System That Won't Blow Up in your Face

Nurturing a houseplant isn't exactly a well-designed process for casual growers. You plant the seeds, water the sprouts once in a while and hope that …

Body Dryer Offers You With Refreshing Bacteria Free Drying Experience

No more towel, you can stand on <b>Body Dryer</b> to dry your body after shower. It works just like a giant hand dryer that you usually find in public …

The World’s Largest Airport is Coming to Istanbul in 2018

Large international airports can be daunting places. With the hustle and bustle of countless passengers, well-organized and thoughtfully designed terminals are important. This is especially true with an upcoming airport that's located on the Black Sea near Istanbul, Turkey. It's being called</i> …

Norman Foster On Designing Apple’s $5 Billion “Spaceship” Campus

Take a peek inside the development of Apple’s new spaceship headquarters in this newly released video.<p>Apple is building an amazing new campus with Norman Foster that is estimated to cost $5 billion–a billion dollars more than the new World Trade Center complex. That is due to an Apple-like …

Prefabulous World

As sustainability becomes a greater concern across all fields, advances in materials technology and design mean aesthetics are no longer sacrificed for a reduced carbon footprint. Just in time for Earth Day, "Prefabulous World" by Sheri Koones illustrates the stunning architectural capability of …

Articles about 8 surprisingly sustainable modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Stylish, spacious, and self-sustaining, the Hill Country House ticks all the right boxes for progressive modern living.<p>With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>It's no surprise that the most unique mailboxes came from the bygone era …

With FuelBand exit, Nike signals the limits of tech's appeal

"It's not hugely surprising to me that Nike would shutter that business."<p>Christian Buss, Credit Suisse analyst<p>Nike is "not a technology company."<p>Sean Poser, analyst, Stern, Agee & Leach

LG's next smartwatch will include a screen that never turns off

LG's next smartwatch, the G Watch, looks to stand out from its peers by coming with a display that is always turned on.<p>The company unveiled the "always-on" feature this week with the launch of a new website that provides information for the LG G Watch, which was announced a month ago.<p>The …

Wearable Tech

Fund this: Impervious offers DIY waterproofing for iPhones

Having seen firsthand the remarkable smartphone-waterproofing protection offered by companies like HzO and Liquipel, I definitely want in on that action. But HzO currently has no end-user option, and Liquipel charges $60 for the process. Plus, you have to ship your phone in for treatment, meaning …

HTC's Droid DNA will get updated to KitKat this week, despite its age

Don't worry, Droid DNA fans -- HTC may have given the One series its first batch of Android 4.4 KitKat upgrades, but it still has plenty of love for Verizon's late 2012 flagship. Mo Versi, Executive Director of Product Management, announced that the DNA will get an over-the-air update to the latest …

Move Over, Google Glass; Here Come Google Contact Lenses

Google is working on smart contact lenses, and two patents secured last week suggest the company is taking the idea seriously. The company is working on contacts with embedded cameras, as well as lenses aimed at diabetics who need to constantly monitor their blood sugar levels.<p>In the latter …