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Audio-Technica unveils new headphones powered by Pure Digital Drive technology

It’s that time of year: CES is almost here, and while many companies are saving their best for the show, many of the more-established companies just …

22 Photos of Modern Homes to Motivate you to Decorate Yours

If you are looking for some creative and unique ideas for your next home design or decor project, then you have come to the right place. We present …

Interior Design

The Best Houseplants that Remove Pollution (They’re Pretty, Too!)

You may find this hard to believe, but chances are your <b>indoor air is worse than the outdoor air</b> you breathe. According to the Environmental …

Plants

10 tips to make your Mac feel like new

Upgrade to an SSD<p>Add more RAM<p>Reduce log-in items<p>Reclaim space from crowded hard drive<p>Quit apps that consume lots of resources<p>Say 'no' to animations and reduce transparency<p>Repair permissions<p>Narrow Finder's focus<p>Get better battery life<p>Stay up to date with OS X

Learn How To Use Photoshop In Less Than 30 Minutes

While Photoshop is an incredibly advanced piece of software, this doesn’t mean it’s only reserved for expert graphic designers. With a few simple …

Tutorials

Gadget helps GoPro users create jaw-dropping panoramas

Sometimes a good idea can advance technology without an app or motherboard. Photographer Ruoguo Zhou proved that last year with a hunk of plastic called SLOPES, an indispensable accessory for GoPro users that cradles the camera and provides 20 different angles for shooting.<p>Zhou again applies simple …

GoPro

One-Album Wonders – 21 Brilliant Acts Who Never Followed Up Their Debuts

While some bands keep on trucking for decades, delivering ever-diminishing returns as the clock keeps ticking in a lot of cases, others understand …

Lauryn Hill

Now playing in your headphones: Nothing

When we wear headphones, it is a signal to everyone that we’re shut off, unavailable and, much like napping adults, absolutely not to be bothered. …

Furniture

Seriously: 10 New Places You Have To Try This Autumn

Wait, what? Is it really Autumn already? It is indeed my friends. This summer has been long and sweaty (with the occasional rainy week thrown in to …

Germany

8 Tricks to Improve an Open Concept Space

<i>By Hugo Tugman, Houzz Contributor</i><p>People are increasingly excited by the lifestyle possibilities offered by open-plan living, but sometimes are frightened off by the idea of rattling around in a big, soulless space. To avoid having an open-plan space that looks dull and flat, borrow ideas from the …

Unconventional Loft Apartment Born From An Old Roman Barn

The Trastevere area in Rome, Italy still has a number of old stables/ barns from the early 1900s, some of which have been converted into something …

10 Charming Changing Table Hacks

When you discover that there is a new little bundle of joy on the way, there are so many things to stress over, one of them being the nursery. You …

Brazil

10 Cheap (But Cheerful!) Ways to Update Your Kitchen

You don't need to gut the entire space — or your wallet — to get a whole new look.<p>The average kitchen remodel costs a staggering $18,856 — and high-end ones average $54,909. No bones about it: That's a whole lotta cash.<p>But you don't need to shell out big bucks to make a big impact in an outdated …

A House United: Reimagining a Brooklyn Brownstone

The 1899 Italianate house came with a familiar set of Brooklyn brownstone challenges: a mere 14 feet wide, inside it was cave-like, wall-to-wall …

Kitchens

5 Design Lessons from a Tiny Paris Apartment

Here's a story that might make you more than a little jealous: Alain Meyer, who works at an advertising agency in Paris, was bored one day at work. …

Parrot’s pillow-soft Zik 3 headphones never need wires

Trying on Parrot’s new Zik 3 headphones is like being swaddled in expensive upholstery. The wireless headphones’ plush exterior feels soft in your hand and fits snugly over your ears. Then Parrot’s new automatic noise canceling software kicks in and the outside world is muted before you start …

You're Probably Transporting Your Pooch All Wrong - Technologue

Safety FURst<p>I’ve never had children, but two years ago we adopted a rescue beagle/schnauzer mix that quickly occupied the center of our universe. She goes with us everywhere we can take her, and on car journeys she’s always either in a tethered safety harness or (for longer trips) in the wire cage …

18 Home Offices That Will Give You New Decor Goals

Working from home. Forever.

Articles about cramped attic became sunny dining room renovation copenhagen tudor on Dwell.com - Dwell

A furniture designer carves out a modern family home in a renovated 1925 structure on the outskirts of Copenhagen.<p>Two tech professionals living in an early 1970s Eichler home in Silicon Valley desired a more open space for their young kids to...<p>Removing a sloping ceiling adds five feet of headroom …

Copenhagen

Urban Owl HD Sunglasses

Urban Owl aims to present the story of young entrepreneurs striving to make a difference. Held down by the economic crisis seeking for alternative …

Crowd Funding

The New Modernism: 20 Best Minimalist Swimming Pools

In a recent discussion with San Francisco-based landscape architect Scott Lewis, he told us that the biggest shift in pool design, as he has seen it, …

Architecture

Articles about raw materials connect chicago renovation its industrial past on Dwell.com - Dwell

Careful craftsmanship, spiral stairs, and an airy catwalk help define this Second City architect's home.<p>In Boucherville, Quebec, Blouin Tardif Architecture-Environnement designs a single-family house that opens onto a veranda.<p>In a South Texas border town, a family introduces a bold aesthetic.<p>A …

Architecture

10 Party-Ready Ways to Upgrade Lemonade

Some simple mix-ins turn this summer staple into a truly impressive drink.<p>Some simple mix-ins turn this summer staple into a truly impressive drink.

Three Little Pigs Used to Live in This Countryside Cottage

What was once a pigsty (literally) is now a cozy vacation rental.<p>This adorable cottage in Cornwall, England once functioned as a piggery, and was home to three little pigs. But now this former pigsty is just bursting with country charm.<p>Situated just three miles from Perranporth Beach, the Libertine …

Dorm Room Ideas for Design Lovers

No matter what you think about back-to-school season, most would agree that the design is always amazing! That’s because interior designers, product …

Home Decorating

20 Dreamy Ideas to Steal From Our Most Pinned Rooms

These inspired spaces are totally worthy of your home decor board.<p>These inspired spaces are totally worthy of your home decor board.

11 Decorating Ideas to Steal from the Scandinavians

Doesn’t it seem like Scandinavians get home decor exactly right ALL the time? Maybe it’s because they have had to turn their homes into the ultimate sanctuary to escape those long Nordic winters, or because they are the birthplace of our beloved IKEA. With white playing a winning role, this decor …

Home Decorating

Woodworking Workshop | Jim Brown

<b>Here's My Workshop!</b><p>By Jim Brown <i><br>Old Forge, NY</i><p><i>Click on any picture to see a larger version.</i><p>My wood shop is located in Old Forge NY. Approximate …