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An Astounding Steel-Clad Home Under a Railway Viaduct in London Asks $1.4M

An award-winning live/work space that currently holds a family residence and photography studio defies the constraints of the site.<p>Built into and around a 19th-century railway viaduct in Southeast London, Archway Studios is a spectacular, steel-clad, live/work space spanning 1,600 square feet. …

Inner Cities

Inspiring Kitchens You Won't Believe are IKEA

There's a reason IKEA cabinets are such a popular choice for new kitchens: they're incredibly affordable. The cabinets are also quite versatile, …

Dublin’s true social divide is revealed by housing map

New interactive resource shows the city’s social and economic divisions in stark detail

Housing

An amazing look at 100 years of military propaganda: The posters that helped the Allies win two world wars - and the REAL story behind 'Keep Calm and Carry On'

• <b>The Australian War Memorial houses more than 10,000 propaganda posters</b>• <b><br>World War I and II posters were published to encourage military</b> …

Posters

Emotion Detection and Recognition from Text Using Deep Learning

November 29, 2015<p>149,734<p>Why emotion detection?<p>Emotion Detection and Recognition from text is a recent field of research that is closely related to …

Machine Learning

7 things you (probably) didn’t know about Oscar Wilde

The Anglo-Irish Victorian playwright Oscar Wilde (1854–1900) was the toast of 1890s London, famous for his society plays and flamboyant wit, as well …

Literature

A Historic Propeller Factory Is Converted Into a Gorgeous Home

Built in the 1800s, this former factory in Jersey City breathes new life as a chic, sophisticated residence.<p>The beautiful transformation has been completed by New York City architecture and interior design firm Fogarty Finger. After renovating and expanding the former factory space, the result is a …

Architecture

The informer who disappeared in 1856, and has shown up again

After Donegal schoomaster Patrick McGlynn betrayed the Molly Maguires, he fled to Australia ...

Donegal

Her father’s daughter – An Irishman’s Diary about the tragic life of Lucia Joyce

Sat, Jun 16, 2018, 00:01<p>Events in Dublin today will indirectly celebrate the first date between James Joyce and the woman who became his wife, Nora …

After a President’s Shocking Death, a Suspicious Twin Reshapes a Nation

WARSAW — For six weeks, Jaroslaw Kaczynski kept up the charade.<p>By day, he appeared at political rallies, campaigning in mourning clothes as a stand-in for his twin brother, Lech, who had been running for a new term as Poland’s president before he died in a shocking plane crash over the Russian city …

Europe

The story of the last living survivor of the Atlantic slave trade is a high adventure

Zora Neale Hurston’s Barracoon, written in the 1930s, appears now in book form for the first time. It has been well worth the wait<p>Zora Neale Hurston, the African-American novelist-ethnographer, was a luminary of the New Negro Movement, later renamed by American scholars the Harlem Renaissance. …

DNA study reveals fate of Irish women taken by Vikings as slaves to Iceland

Ancient Iceland settlers had even split of Norse and Gaelic ancestry

How to trace your Irish family history: a step-by-step guide

It’s easier than ever to trace your ancestry, using online church records to DNA kits<p>Mon, Mar 12, 2018, 14:30 Updated: Mon, Mar 12, 2018, 14:36<p>There …

A Family Customizes an Off-Grid Tiny Home With Online Design Tools

A tiny house builder’s clever online design tools enable a family of five to create their dream home.<p>When the Nguyens, a couple with three young children, were looking to build a tiny home that would comfortably accommodate their entire family, while also allowing them to live sustainably off-grid …

Off-grid

Mary Meeker’s 2018 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis

Here’s a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in Silicon Valley.<p>It’s that time of year again, when Mary Meeker unloads her highly anticipated internet trends report for the <b>Code Conference</b> crowd in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. This year, the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner …

Market Capitalization

Kitty Marion: The actress who became a 'terrorist'

<b>When a student researching in the archives of a London museum read the unpublished memoirs of a suffragette bomber, she began to wonder if the history of the movement had been sanitised. The suffragettes may have won the vote for women, but some of them, she argues, were terrorists.</b><p>Fern Riddell …

This family’s Echo sent a private conversation to a random contact

A Portland family tells KIRO news that their Echo recorded and then sent a private conversation to someone on its list of contacts without telling them. Amazon called it an “extremely rare occurrence.” (And provided a more detailed explanation, below.)<p>Portlander Danielle said that she got a call …

Rediscovered in the alleys of Tangier, Morocco’s last link to the Beat Generation feels broken

This may be the age of Facebook, Twitter and smartphones, but it soon became clear that these were going to be of little help. Mohammed Mrabet would be difficult to find.<p>His tracks, to be sure, were evident in this storied Mediterranean city of narrow alleyways and bustling French-style cafes.<p>At a …

Literature

Google makes it easier to delete the search, browsing and viewing history it keeps on you

Google is making it easier to see the search, browsing and YouTube viewing history it keeps on you, to delete any items you don’t want included, and to stop the company from logging your activity in future …<p>It’s doing this to comply with new European privacy regulations, known as the General Data …

LightTag is a text annotation platform for data scientists creating AI training data

LightTag, a newly launched startup from a former NLP researcher at Citi, has built a “text annotation platform” designed to assist data scientists who need to quickly create training data for their AI systems. It’s a classic picks ‘n’ shovels move, in that the bootstrapped Berlin-based company is …

Microsoft Excel gets custom JavaScript Functions and Power BI visualizations

Microsoft is launching a couple of features to Excel today that make the ubiquitous spreadsheet software a bit more powerful. Among the new features is support for Azure Machine Learning and custom JavaScript functions to Excel to extend its capabilities. Excel now also allows Power BI developers …

Your Facebook data is still vulnerable. I know because I made it that way.

<i>Pawan Deshpande is the founder and chief executive of Curata, a Boston-based software company.</i><p>This month, Facebook revealed that “malicious actors” abused a search tool on the platform to uncover the identities and collect information on most of its 2 billion users. The company said it has disabled …

Rooney Mara Asks $3.45M For a Restored Midcentury Stunner in L.A.

Tucked away in Los Feliz, the steel-and-glass residence of the Academy Award-nominated actress offers breathtaking city views.<p>A capacious retreat at 2,340 square feet, Rooney Mara's renovated midcentury home is a sleek construction of steel, glass, and terrazzo. It was briefly listed last year for …

Myths and lies about abortion must be debunked

We are all entitled to our own opinions and beliefs – but not our own facts<p>Tue, Apr 3, 2018, 00:34<p>Abortion has long been a contentious issue in …

Gerry Adams

The richest American family hired terrorists to shoot machine guns at sleeping women and children

The Rockefellers took on the striking miners of Ludlow, Colorado but didn’t expect them to fight back<p>The bloody history of the American labor …

Mining

25 Totally Not Boring Minimalist Bedrooms

Your bedroom should feel like a personal sanctuary, so it's not surprising many of us like to keep ours simple and clutter-free. And while …

How Famine Under the Nazis Revealed the Cause of Celiac Disease

A food shortage helped one doctor prove his theory.<p>In the winter of 1944, the city of the Hague was going hungry. In fact, all the cities of the …

Nobel Prize

Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you | Dylan Curran

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look<p>Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even realising it.<p>Related: Why have we …

Privacy

50 Amazing Photographs Capture Street Scenes of the Munster Region, Ireland From the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries

Historic photographs of the Munster region, especially Limerick, Clare and Kerry...<br>Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare<br>Main St., Rathkeale, Limerick<br>Main St. …

Limerick

#DeleteFacebook? Privacy proves hard to protect online

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Anyone tempted to #DeleteFacebook after the personal data of millions of users fell into the hands of a political consultancy is still likely to be monitored by the social network, which tracks nearly 30 percent of global website traffic.<p>And Google (GOOGL.O), in various …