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The Vipp Shelter – The Ultimate Prefab Home Comes Packed With Cool Features

All buildings regardless of their function are usually constructed and planned in relation to their surroundings and the context of their location. …

Inside The Design Processes At Netflix, Slack, Pinterest, And More

The design platform company InVision has released an intriguing report on how some of the world’s most innovative companies approach design. The Design Genome Project is an online resource describing the processes, organizational structures, and tool stacks (predictably heavy on InVision) at …

“Yes,” It’s Bad: Facebook Stock Plunges as Data Scandal Takes a Dark Turn

For Mark Zuckerberg, the story just keeps getting worse.<p>Already reeling from reports that Cambridge Analytica had quietly harvested private information from more than 50 million users, Facebook stock plunged on Monday, erasing about $40 billion from the social-media company’s market cap. In the …

Yes, This Is Going to Be Worse Than Watergate

In 1973, there were still some independent-minded lawmakers in the Grand Old Party. Today, not so much.<p>Something changed last weekend, did it not?<p>The …

This Working Replica Of HAL 9000 Is Powered By Alexa’s Brain

It’s a true nerd dream come true. A company called Master Replicas Group is planning to release a fully operational–albeit way dumber–HAL 9000 computer, the all-powerful artificial intelligence villain from <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>. The replica will celebrate the premiere of Kubrick’s iconic sci-fi …

The Secret Urban History Of Nightclubs

The stories behind three legendary clubs show how they added to the economic and cultural wealth of their cities–and in the process, gentrified them.<p>From the late 1960s to early ’70s, the Electric Circus was a beacon of pleasure in the East Village–a nightclub where flamethrowers and jugglers plied …

Exclusive: Salesforce in advanced talks to buy MuleSoft - sources

(Reuters) - Salesforce.com Inc (CRM.N) is in advanced discussions to acquire U.S. software maker MuleSoft Inc (MULE.N), people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday, as it looks to expand its offerings beyond customer relationship management software.<p>The acquisition, which the sources …

Google News Initiative announced to fight fake news and support journalism

‘We need to do more’<p>Google is announcing new efforts today to support the media industry by fighting misinformation and bolstering journalism, which will live under a newly announced umbrella called the Google News Initiative. Google already offers something similar in Europe through the Digital …

Google News

Operator of self-driving Uber vehicle that killed pedestrian was felon

PHOENIX — The operator behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber vehicle that hit and killed a 49-year-old woman Sunday night had served almost four years in an Arizona prison in the early 2000s on an attempted armed robbery conviction.<p>A representative for Uber declined to comment on the conviction …

Armed Robbery

Facebook Has Agreed to Brief House Panel on Misuse of Data, Official Says

Facebook Inc. officials have tentatively agreed to brief House Judiciary Committee members as soon as Wednesday on the use of personal data of …

Donald Trump

Cambridge Analytica CEO suspended after video shows him saying: 'We did all the research, all the data, all the analytics' for Trump's campaign

The chief executive of Cambridge Analytica claimed his company ran all the digital operations for the Trump campaign, according to a new report from …

The Next Recession Is Rooting Now

Today's <i>Macro Monday</i> isn't directly inspired by Dividend Sensei's recent article titled <i>The Next Recession Could Be Decades Away</i>, but it could have …

Apple's new Families page details ways to monitor kids' iPhone use

Apple is taking its first steps toward making it easier for parents to control their children's devices.<p>The company this week launched a new section on its website called "Families." The page includes information about parental controls, do not disturb and other features to help monitor kids' …

Google rebrands Android Wear as Wear OS to attract more iPhone users

A few days ago, rumors started floating around that Google would rebrand Android Wear. While we expected that change would happen at Google’s annual developer conference, Google I/O, it turns out the company had a faster timeline.<p>As of today, Android Wear is now ‘Wear OS’. Though Google doesn’t say …

Wear OS

Intel redesigned its 8th-gen processors to patch ‘Meltdown’ flaws

As promised, Intel has redesigned its upcoming 8th-gen Xeon and Core processors to further reduce the risks of attacks via the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, CEO Brian Krzanich wrote. Those fixes are on top of the software updates already issued, which now patch "100 percent" of vulnerable …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

BlackBerry sues Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram over messaging

BlackBerry's tired of waiting for Facebook's friend request. So it sued.<p>The Canadian business software provider and former phone giant sued the world's largest social network in a Los Angeles court.<p>The suit, filed Tuesday, targets Facebook and its Instagram photo sharing app and WhatsApp messaging …

Messaging

Apple's 'white ring' problem reflects a surprising lapse in quality control, but industrial design experts say it shouldn't be too hard to fix

The "white ring" problem affecting Apple's new HomePod speaker is an embarassing snafu for a company that prides itself on its design and quality bona fides, say several industrial design experts that Business Insider spoke to.<p>But the problem is likely not very costly or time consuming to fix, …

HomePod

Montreal home by Dominique Jacquet and Anne Sophie Goneau is minimal inside and out

A dark blue storage unit stands boldly against the otherwise all-white kitchen at this house in Montreal, where the same minimalist aesthetic …

22 Cottage Decorating Ideas

1 of 22<p>Earn Your Stripes<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 22<p>Love Island Life<p>3 of 22<p>Go Retro<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 22<p>Line It Up<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 22<p>Be Bold in a Small …

Love Island

Designing A Perfect Responsive Configurator

Here’s a little challenge for you. How would you design a responsive interface for a custom car configurator? The customer should be able to adjust …

We Asked Interior Design Pros to Share Their Best Tips on Small Space Living

Anyone who’s ever had to deal with a tiny apartment knows that small space living comes with its own set of challenges. It doesn’t mean designing …

Announcing the 2018 Core77 x A/D/O Design Residency

Here's your chance to win a desk at one of Brooklyn's most coveted shared spaces for designers<p>Designers: do you have a professional or passion …

Core77 / Design Awards

How To Enter<p>Entries Closed<p>Judging starts soon...<br>Announcements Coming in June.<p>14 Categories of Design Discipline<p>In addition to the beloved standards, …

A' Design Awards & Competition: Last Call for Entries

It's that time of year again—submit your work before February 28 for consideration!<p>About A' Design Award & Competition<p>A' Design Award & Competition, …

Duplex in Gracia

Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain<p>In a building in Gracia, where the owners owned two apartments one on top of the other, ZEST was asked to create a spacious, welcoming family home.<br>The brief included the creation of both a dedicated music room, suitable for small concerts of chamber music, and a library …

Dining Rooms

Maxar Technologies Stock Upgraded: What You Need to Know

Earnings aren't due out until Thursday. Is this analyst jumping the gun?<p><i>Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and</i> …

Who presided over the RBS scandal? | Nils Pratley

FCA must find a way to bring to book those who orchestrated a systematic and endemic culture of screwing customers<p>Choose your own best illustration of the underhand and devious techniques employed by Royal Bank of Scotland’s Global Restructuring Group to gouge small business customers via fees, …

Existing EV batteries could be recharged five times faster

Lithium-ion batteries have massively improved in the last half-decade, but there are still issues. The biggest, especially for EVs, is that charging takes too long to make them as useful as regular cars for highway driving. Researchers from the University of Warwick (WMG) have discovered that we …

A Cryptocurrency Pioneer Just Issued a Huge Word of Caution for Investors

The co-founder of Ethereum has some advice.<p>The wild swings in the value of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies lately should reinforce the idea that …