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13 Royal Families Around the World That Aren’t the British Monarchy

This Dramatic Bay Area Bathroom Remodel Is Giving Us Life

Designing a family home that feels both kid-friendly and timeless is no easy feat. Toss in a full-blown renovation, and things go from tricky to …

How Do You Design UX For Someone Who’s Never Used A Computer?

Alissa Briggs, design chief at the software company PlanGrid, shares lessons from the construction industry.<p><b>Alissa Briggs is head of design at the construction industry startup PlanGrid. She spoke to Doreen Lorenzo for Designing Women, a series of interviews with brilliant women in the design</b> …

Martin Scorsese leads effort to save lost African cinema

<b>(CNN) —</b> Through the night, for many nights, Martin Scorsese sat ensconced in an edit suite. It was 1981 and the director was in post-production for "The King of Comedy," his dark satire of the stand-up circuit.<p>As he worked, a TV in the background pulsed with the sounds of Nass El Ghiwane, a …

Film Festivals

So You Want to Build a Chat Bot – Here's How (Complete with Code!)

You’re busy and (depending on effective keyword targeting) you’ve come here looking for something to shave months off the process of learning to …

The best email newsletters every web designer should follow in 2017

A savvy web designer like yourself probably enjoys keeping up with the latest news in the industry, right? But let’s face it – when you’re stuck on a …

I thought I knew JavaScript …

<i>… until I failed a technical interview I thought I aced!</i><p>The first time I got in touch with JavaScript was when it was still cool to use ViewSource to …

Three Signs Impostor Syndrome Might Be Silently Hurting Your Career

It’s normal to feel unqualified now and then—but potentially dangerous to feel that way all the time.<p>When it comes to confidence, I am the quintessential example of someone who feels wholly unqualified to do his job. Some people close to me have said that it’s a good way to keep myself humble. But …

Incredible Graphic Design Process for a Poster by Partee Design

The best way to learn is by seeing how people do the work that inspires us. Nowadays there are many ways to learn about design, there are sites with …

10 of the Best Architectural Homes You Can Actually Stay In

It’s easy to spend hours gazing at images of architectural dream homes, thinking “what if…?” But what if you could actually stay in one? We’ve picked out 10 of the best architect-designed homes around the world that are available as vacation home rentals.<p><b>Casa Solo Pezo, Aragon, Spain</b><p>Designed by …

Architecture

Minimalism: another boring product wealthy people can buy

Minimalism is just another form of conspicuous consumption, a way of saying to the world: ‘Look at me! Look at all of the things I have refused to buy!’<p>I hate minimalism.<p>I hate it as the incredibly tedious piece of personal performance art it has come to be in our society, but I also hate it as an …

Minimalism

The (Surprisingly Funny) Code for the Apollo Moon Landings Is Now on GitHub

BURN_BABY_BURN- -MASTER_IGNITION_ROUTINE<p>Computing has come a long way since the 1960s. The Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) on board the Command Modules and Lunar Modules of the Apollo missions had about as much processing power as a simple electronic calculator. Yet through ingenuity—and thousands …

How To Raise Your Data-Viz Game Without A Design Degree

Good Charts may look like “Edward Tufte for Dummies,” but it might also be the design manual of the year.<p>The best design books, like the best designers, value pragmatism over purity. My Edward Tufte books look great on the coffee table, but <i>Good Charts</i> will be joining <i>Design Is a Job</i> on the bookshelf …

How to build the perfect computer without any experience

If you’re reading this site, it’s highly likely that you own a computer, but it’s also very possible that your computer isn’t doing everything you …

Computer Hardware

Armadillo Vault is a pioneering stone structure that supports itself without any glue

<b>Venice Architecture Biennale 2016:</b> a team led by ETH Zurich researchers has constructed an expansive canopy using 399 slabs of limestone and no glue, …

The Quantified Vagina: This Startup Aims To Track Women’s Health Through Smart Tampons

Many conditions that threaten women’s fertility go undetected for years. This monthly blood testing technology could be a game changer.<p>Gretchen Anthony hadn’t been to an OB-GYN since her six-year-old child was born. “I didn’t have any medical issues, so I didn’t feel pressure to go,” she says. “I …

Peter Saville colour-codes London's Tate Modern ahead of extension opening

British graphic design legend Peter Saville is behind the Tate Modern art gallery's updated graphic identity, a colourful model of the complex that …

High House / Dan Gayfer Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> High House is the end product of a significant renovation to a five-metre wide inner city terrace. Only …

Cousins River Residence by GO Logic is smaller and simpler

There is something about the work of Maine’s GO Logic. They design and also build prefabs, Passivhaus and sometimes even prefab passivhaus. But most …

Sheryl Sandberg Gives an Emotional Speech About Her Husband's Death at Berkeley Graduation

"Dave's death changed me in very profound ways. I learned about the depths of sadness and the brutality of loss. But I also learned that when life sucks you under, you can kick against the bottom, break the surface, and breathe again."<p>On Saturday, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer …

Pure Swedish Design Masterfully Executed In Höganas Home

Design

The DIY CNC Machine You Must Know How To Build!

If you’re the type of person who likes to build things on your own, you know that the equipment needed to complete larger projects is dauntingly …

TIME Person of the Year 2015: Angela Merkel

Fairy tales are where you find them, but any number seem to begin in the dark German woods where Angela Merkel spent her childhood.<p>The girl who would …

Old Stone Church in England Gets Heavenly New Interiors

Swiss company <b>Evolution Design</b> took on the challenge of converting a 19th-century stone church in Middleton-in-Teesdale, England, into a contemporary …

These Gorgeous ’70s-Style Movie Posters Will Test Your Cult-Film Knowledge

No decade is more closely associated with cult film than the 1970s, which is probably why its aesthetic seems so well suited to Van Orton Design’s …

The 13 best new buildings in the world

Five already-built and upcoming buildings were awarded top honors, and a dozen more — from office buildings and housing to sports arenas and schools — won for their respective categories.<p>Our favorites include the Interlace, a sprawling 42-acre LEGO-style apartment complex in Singapore, and the …

Architecture

The Story Behind Seoul’s Latest Street Style Staple