David Wheatcroft

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Barack Obama and Raul Castro prepare for historic meeting at Summit of the Americas

Presidents of the two countries will meet at Summit of the Americas in first such encounter for more than 50 years<p>In a symbolism-laden encounter marking <b>the end of the last great Cold War enmity</b>, President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro will on Friday night sit down to dinner …

Articles about mind bending renovation brings bold modern addition old farmhouse on Dwell.com - Dwell

Self-taught designer Tom Givone continues his practice of updating 19th-century farmhouses with unexpected details and salvaged...<p>Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a traditional 1920s abode in Atlanta for a transplanted...<p>The process of steam bending wood has been …

Architecture

Unlocking the Secrets of Lord Howe Island Banyans

Changing Planet<p>Set adrift in the South Pacific, there lies an island so beautiful and serene that the word paradise holds meaning. Born of volcanic origin, and eroded over time to perfection–leaving towering mountains above a crystal-clear lagoon, lined with swaying palm trees. Visually, this …

Articles about 5 bold australian homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and kangaroos, and most importantly, incredible prefab houses.<p>Nestled in a tiny town off the coast, this container home echoes the main ingredient the owners had hoped for in a weekend...<p>You've already seen our favorites in Sydney and on …

Prefab Homes

Understanding Color in Photography

The appropriate use of color in photography adds a dynamic element to your images that is very pleasing to the eye. The correct use of it will allow …

Landscape Photography

Quick Photoshop Secrets 1: Instant Colour Correction

Photoshop
New Zealand

Smart bike paves the path for a social cycling network

A smart bike devoted to keeping you safe on city roads can now fend for itself as well.<p>Born from a Kickstarter project last spring, the Vanhawks …

Future PLC

Richard Huntingford<p>Chairman<p>James Hanbury<p>Deputy Chairman<p>Zillah Byng-Thorne<p>Chief Executive Officer<p>Penny Ladkin-Brand<p>Chief Financial Officer<p>Hugo …

Daily Inspiration #2047

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art
Voting

10 Easy Tricks to Improve Your Indoor Photography

Taking the perfect photograph is much like painting a masterpiece, composing a symphony, or writing an epic novel. It’s one of the hardest things …

Obama says China bullying smaller nations in South China Sea row

Rapid building on Spratly archipelago risks destablalising the region amid competing claims for territory<p>US president Barack Obama said Washington is concerned China is using its “sheer size and muscle” to push around smaller nations in the South China Sea, just hours after Beijing gave a detailed …

China

How to survive with only one USB-C port on your new MacBook

Apple's 12-inch MacBook has only a single shared port. Here's how to connect data, video, power and more to it.<p>If there's one thing about Apple's new 12-inch MacBook that seems to drive people crazy, it's that the slim, 2-pound laptop has only a single shared port to handle data, power, video …

MacBook

If musical instruments can be wooden..

Why not speakers? Most audiophiles will agree that wood is one of the most superior materials for any acoustical product. The way wood resonates is …

Industrial Design

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