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Articles about 5 spaces whitewashed brick walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>Kerrie Kelly, ASID, shares her takeaways from building a loft to add more square footage to her office space.<p>The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone …

Outdoor Spaces

Articles about 7 tiny backyards big style on Dwell.com - Dwell

In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>It is not easy to design the interior of a tiny house without making compromises in style or functionality.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, …

Los Angeles

Reid Building review – Mackintosh's Glasgow School of Art has a new neighbour

"Have you heard of the artist James Turrell?" asks Chris McVoy, partner in Steven Holl Architects of New York, and inside me something dies. When architects mention Turrell, it means that they have seen his installations and think that, because like him they play with white walls and light, they …

Articles about 7 modern shingled houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon …

Photographer Explores Beauty Through Facial Symmetry

Both Sides Of is a series by photographer Alex John Beck that explores the definition of physical beauty. Each image in the British-born, New York-based photographer's collection is a composite offering two sets of symmetrical faces. One image takes the left half of the subject's face and mirrors …

Photography

Padcaster's tablet movie rig comes to the iPad mini

The larger iPad's high-res screen is a plus for shooting video, but wielding it can make one look like, dare we say, <i>a dork</i>. One way to overcome that stigma is by shooting with the original Padcaster (pictured above), a metal frame that lets you mount your tablet on a tripod and attach lenses and …

Activision CEO: Destiny will be bestselling new franchise ever

Bungie, the development house behind the Halo franchise, might have a hugely successful follow-up ready to go this year, said Activision CEO Bobby Kotick.<p>Speaking to investors in an earnings call on Thursday, Kotick said that he believes Destiny, Bungie's new franchise, could be his company's "next …

'Flappy Bird' Makes $50,000 A Day: Will Nintendo Take Notice?

I’m not normally one to suggest companies take legal action over IP infringement, if only because I think our system encourages overreaction.<p>For instance, I think the entire saga of <i>Candy Crush Saga</i> creator King trademarking words like “candy” and “saga” and then preventing games like <i>The Banner Saga</i> …

Randy P. Martin’s photos act as a therapeutic getaway - The Fox Is Black

Photographer, Randy P. Martin, (featured here before by Bobby) has a new series titled <i>We Are Tiny</i>. Humbly referring to his photography as simply, …

Articles about how giant windows on Dwell.com - Dwell

With doors and windows that are as energy-smart as they are beautiful, Western Window Systems makes prioritizing energy...<p>Along with bringing natural light into a home, windows also act as the building's eyes, allowing the residents to look out into...<p>The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation …

Architecture

Eye of the Spider: Hypnotizing Macro Photos of Exotic Spiders Staring Directly into Your Mind | Colossal

<p>Like hairy aliens from another planet, these tiny spiders seem to stare with giant, all-knowing eyes into your very soul. Whether they possess …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 14 on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>John Pawson's minimal home and an experimental residence by …

Top 10

Yea or Nay? Tsunami-Resistant House Design Features Breakaway Glass Walls

Everyone from dog trainers to engineers of hydroelectric dams will tell you to work with nature, not against it. So in his bid to design a …

BARE BONES Domino Set

<i>Bare Bones</i> by <b>The Principals</b> is an interesting take on the classic dominoes. The 28 tiles, which are cast from concrete, have three-dimensional shape, …

Google's mobile MMO Ingress gets badges for monitoring player progress

Massively multiplayer games are all well and good, but what's the point of anything without merit badges, really? The latest upgrade to Google's covert mobile game Ingress brings a new achievement system that lets players track their own progress (and the progress of other players) and earn up to …

SNES emulator slips onto App Store, shoots straight to No. 1

A storage app that also happens to work as a Super Nintendo emulator has managed to slip by Apple's reviewers and has shot to the top of all paid applications.<p>The 99-cent app, called Remote File Manager, can link up to both FTP and Dropbox accounts and open numerous file types. That includes ROM …

Sony introduces new wireless speaker and noise-canceling headphones

With the launch of its new flagship phone, the Xperia Z1 (and a slew of other products), Sony has had its hands full at IFA. But the day is still young, and there are accessories yet to be launched, like a new Bluetooth wireless speaker and a set of premium noise-canceling headphones. The …

Is YouTube killing comedy?

<b>(J-L Cauvin, Louie C.K.)</b><p>Now that comics are expected to post content for free online, it’s harder than ever to break through<p>Daniel Berkowitz<p>August 3, 2013 9:45pm (UTC)<p>On April 23, 2013, a parody video appeared on YouTube, seemingly out of nowhere, which reimagined the comedian Louis C.K. as a …

Rovio Account Rolls Out – Keeps Game Progress Across All Your Devices

- Jul 19, 2013<p>It’s a little irritating to have to start over in Angry Birds when you load it to a new device, isn’t it? Well fear not, oh wailing …

A new trend? ‘Posegram’ developer shows off iOS 7 UI elements in older iOS versions [Video]

Even with the release of iOS 7 still in the far future, many users are wanting to use the new features and overall design. While many have resorted to installing the ‘developer only’ betas, others may find that an update to the “Posegram” app will keep them satisfied for the time being. The …

Every designer in existence has redesigned iOS 7. Why don't you give it a go?

Apple’s iOS 7 is a mockery of design. Or, a masterpiece. Or, a solid attempt built for Apple’s next billion customers. There really isn’t a consensus.<p>In any event, now that iOS 7 has been redesigned by seemingly thousands of designers — some before it was even released — why don’t you give it a …

Update to Apple Store app will offer free iTunes, App Store content -- report

Apple is set to release an updated version of its Apple Store app for the iPhone and iPod Touch on Tuesday that will promote content from the App Store, the iTunes Store, and the iBookstore, with some of it free for a limited time, a report says.<p>Blog 9to5 Mac cites an unnamed source in reporting …

Apple Nears 50 Billion App Store Downloads, Plans Giveaway

Apple said on Thursday that it is approaching 50 billion downloads from its App Store.<p>As has become customary for such events, Apple is prepping a …