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On-Demand Interior Design Anyone Can Afford | Inc.com

Meet Bobby. He just graduated from college and moved into his first real adult apartment. The problem is, his neon beer signs and thrift store furniture hurt the professional image he's trying to create for himself. Bobby would like to hire someone to design the apartment for him, but knows he …

Death is a Complex Thing - The Story of God with Morgan Freeman Article

At a church in New York City, Morgan Freeman interviewed David Bennett, a once boastful and ego-driven commercial diver who says that, in 1983, he drowned off the coast of San Diego; crossed over to the other side, where he was surrounded by “fractals of light”; and ultimately was given a second …

Theology

Does The Design Industry Need A Women-Only Platform To Promote Equality?

The Swedish website No Sir aims to level the playing field for female designers.<p>Tech and finance are frequently cited as the most notorious culprits, but virtually every industry suffers from gender inequality. Design is no exception. A recent poll from O’Reilly found that women in the design …

3 Scandinavian Design Talents to Watch in 2016

As in past years, Europe's major furniture brands gathered in Paris last Friday at <b>Maison & Objet</b> to unveil their latest wares, but, as at each edition of the fair, there was a lively curated section devoted to the <b>young and emerging</b>. For this installment of the semi-annual "Rising Talents," there's …

Furniture

Apple has acquired Faceshift, a virtual reality startup used in the latest 'Star Wars' movie

The company's virtual reality technology can be used to generate animated avatars and other computer generated figures that capture a person's facial expressions in real time.<p>There were reports out earlier this year that Apple had already acquired Faceshift but these were unconfirmed.<p>TechCrunch, …

Lightroom Slow? Try Setting a Huge Cache Size

Here’s a quick tip: if your Lightroom’s Develop module is a pain to work with because it’s so slow, try increasing the Camera Raw cache size in the …

Only in Ireland: more craic than you can shake a stick at

<i>Lonely Planet produced this article for our partner, Tourism Ireland</i>.<p>The Irish sure know how to enjoy themselves. Here are ten festivals where you can get in among them.<p><b>Tedfest (Aran Islands, Co Galway, February)</b><p>Just to avoid any confusion, it's not about teddy bears, it's about priests: the three …

Italians outraged over extravagant send-off for alleged crime don

Funeral involved a gilded carriage, six black horses and a helicopter dropping rose petals<p>It was an extravagant send-off worthy of a Hollywood gangster film – an elaborate black and gold carriage pulled by six black horses wearing plumes, a low-flying helicopter dropping rose petals from the sky …

Jessica Alba's Honest Co. Just Made Its First Foray Into Home Decor

The star's billion-dollar company just added children's furniture to its impressive roster.<p>Jessica Alba has a well known love for interior design, and now, her eco-friendly company, The Honest Co., will be selling furniture, too.<p>Honest's first foray into furniture focuses on items for kids' rooms …

Drawing-Free Flipbook Animations for Graphic Designers

All you need is a hole puncher, and maybe a background in motion graphics<p>To create a flipbook, all you need is a pen and paper, right? If you want to …