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A Tiny Cabin Boasts Big Views of the New Zealand Countryside

Voted New Zealand's Best Small Home in 2016, this petite retreat has been cleverly designed to sleep up to eight guests.<p>Set amidst the beautiful landscape of Kawarau Falls near Queenstown, New Zealand, this 1,291-square-feet cabin is fully equipped with modern amenities, breathtaking mountain …

New Zealand

Mork-Ulnes Architects completes timber-clad house with "pinwheel plan" in a Norwegian forest

This compact house overlooking a lake to the north of Oslo features four intersecting pitched-roof volumes, which radiate out towards the landscape …

Angular roofs funnel daylight into coastal summer house inspired by traditional Estonian buildings

This summer house in the Estonian village of Muraste comprises a cluster of timber volumes topped with faceted roofs and triangular roof lights that …

Asymmetric house clad in blackened pine stands in a Polish forest

Architect Grzegorz Layer has used lengths of blackened wood to clad the asymmetric gables of this house, which is located near the pine-forested …

Minimal prefab home was assembled in just 5 hours

The modern home features a facade of wood slats, recessed windows, and a floating staircase<p>Madrid-based studio [baragaño] was inspired by the local architecture of raised wooden granaries for their design of Montaña House—a modular prefab beauty in the small Spanish town of Valdés.<p>With an internal …

Architecture

Appareil Architecture's black metal cabin hides in a Quebec forest

Deep in the woods of Quebec, Canadian firm Appareil Architecture has built a black house with a matching smaller cabin, linked together with outdoor …

Architecture

How, When, & Why to reset the PRAM & SMC on your Mac

Is your Mac acting just…<i>odd</i>? Stuff like drives not appearing, screens not adjusting correctly, Bluetooth problems, AirPort non connecting? Maybe your fan is running non-stop or your battery has said that it is 50% charged…for two days…and your MacBook is <i>plugged in</i>. Yeah, these aren’t problems that …

Operating Systems

Pine cabin offers refuge for architect and his family in Norway

We’re relaxed just looking at these photos<p>Well this is nice: Oslo-based architect Jon Danielsen Aarhus created this gabled, pine-clad cabin in rural Norway for himself and his family, creating a compact modern refuge that defers to its stunning natural surroundings and views of a nearby lake.<p>The …

This Prefab Cabin Was Built in 10 Days for Only $80,000

The cabin is in Russia, but the builder is now accepting pre-orders in the U.S.<p>Nestled in the woods of Kazan, a city in southwest Russia, sits a 1,184-square-foot DublDom, one of several DublDom modular prefab homes designed by the Moscow-based architect firm, Bio Architects.<p>What makes the DublDom …

Dominik Thieme typographically juxtaposes the past and present in Nouveau Grotesque

German-born and Barcelona-based graphic designer Dominik Thieme is a creative who “works in all fields of visual communication,” he explains.<p>Among a …

Typography

The Mathematics of Design

It is common for people to group themselves into two categories; those who are good at art or design, and those who are good at math or science. The …

Most Appreciated Projects: Monthly Roundup

<i>Appreciations are a way to send genuine kudos to another creative professional on Behance. This is our community’s way of curating the network, so</i> …

A big-shot venture capitalist says we need inequality. What do economists say?

SAN FRANCISCO – There is an apartment for rent in a renovated former warehouse here, across the street from the Caltrain commuter rail station. It has two bedrooms and two bathrooms and nearly 700 square feet of space. It comes furnished. It is, the online advertisement proclaims, a "perfect place" …

5 things the media does to manufacture outrage.

<i>People are so sensitive these days! People are just offended by every little thing! Millennials, amirite?!</i><p>Is the world more easily “outraged” than it …

Social Media

How To Get Press for Your Startup: The Complete Guide

Note: This is one of the chapters of a book I wrote that teaches you how to get users and traction for your company step by step. You can check it …

Google News

12 Ways to Achieve Awesome Paint Jobs with Hydro Dipping

There are many names for this process. Marbling, dipping, dip art, hydro dipping, and more. While some aspects of the process may vary, all of these have the same basic core. A paint or colorant of some kind is suspended on water, then an object is dipped through it, allowing the surface tension to …

How the Koch brothers and the super-rich are buying their way out of criticism

It’s bad enough big money is buying off politicians. It’s also buying off nonprofits that used to be sources of investigation, information, and …

The mistake we all make... and the simple experiment that reveals it

Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. At the age of 19, he dropped out of Harvard to start Microsoft, and in a few short years he made it the most profitable corporation in the world. It’s tempting to think that he must be one of the smartest people who ever lived.<p>Gates is undoubtedly …

Psychology

27 Paintings From the Most Famous Space Artist On Earth (And Off)

"The nearest thing to an artist-in-residence from outer space." That's how Isaac Asimov once described Robert T. McCall, the renowned illustrator, …

The Fourier Transform, explained in one sentence

If, like me, you struggled to understand the Fourier Transformation when you first learned about it, this succinct one-sentence colour-coded …

Behance

Mongolia's lost secrets in pictures: the golden eagle hunters

The Altai Mountains run from Siberia in Russia all the way down to Mongolia’s Gobi Desert. An enormous mountain range, it covers a vast area of over 16,000 kilometres and is studded with huge glacial lakes and permanently snow-covered peaks that rise above 4,500m. One of the world’s last true …

Wildlife

Colorful Liquids Blend Together Into Captivating Abstract Forms

New York-based artist Kim Keever creates intriguing abstract photographs through an experimental exploration of form and color. To create each piece, the artist drops colorful paint pigments into a huge aquarium tank and then simply documents the interaction of liquids. The unpredictable process …

Tips For Playing Desert Golfing

Desert Golfing is one of the best mobile games I have ever played. It is also one of the worst. You too will love it, and you will also hate it. To …

Angry Birds

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Open Source Game Clones

SCUMM # Adventure Compilation<p>▶ScummVM (repo) Playable Very Active C++ GPL2<p>List of supported games is here<p>3D Deathchase # Racing Vehicular …

How to Evaluate and Select the Right Mobile SDK

<i>Matthew D. Sarrel is a technology journalist, analyst and founder of Sarrel Group, a technical marketing consultancy based in New York City and San Francisco.</i><p>Anyone developing consumer software knows that we live in a mobile-first world. I see companies today that actually have a live app before …