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The future of skyscrapers: A huge drone hive, an subterranean Central Park and a 'rain maker' building are among winners of this year's design competition

A huge drone tower in New York, sustainable buildings that create rain and purify the air around them and even a sunken Central Park are among the …

Articles about 8 light filled renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>Modern additions and a restoration transform a 2,930-square-foot home.<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Each week, we tap into …

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Beautiful Houses: Itatiba Residence

Today we will show you the beautiful Itatiba Residence in São Paulo, Brazil, a project by RoccoVidal P+W. The house is really elegant and clean. Open …

Soon you’ll be able to drive in and out of a paid parking garage without paying

In Barney Pell’s world, coming in and out of a parking garage is a completely seamless experience. Paying is done effortlessly on a mobile device, the garage magically identifies cars and bills their owners’ cards, and you barely have to spend time thinking about parking.<p>This magical world is …

Hide Away in the Wisconsin Woods

The designers of this cabin had to contend with a limited budget and a hilly, wooded site, but they still managed to create a stunning, environmentally-friendly retreat.<p>This family getaway is stacked on three levels to minimize impact on the forest. A simple natural autumn palette works inside and …

Egg Minder | Smart Egg Tray

Everyday we hear about a different smart product, many are useless, many are very handy. Meet Egg Minder, a wink-enabled egg tray that makes sure …

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A Dental Office That Feels Like Home

We all know going to the dentist can be rather unpleasant and uncomfortable with the typical office decorated in a generic, sterile decor. Luckily …

Tencent Is Building A Stunning New 'Vertical Campus' In China

The "vertical campus" that architectural firm NBBJ designed for the Shenzhen, China-based company involves two towers that will stand at heights of more than 800 feet, connected by three bridges spanning the street below. It will house the Internet portals 12,000+ employees.<p>"The Tencent building …

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Facebook's DeepFace aims to see you for who you really are

Facebook is working on artificial intelligence software called DeepFace that is capable of matching faces in images with nearly the same accuracy as humans.<p>The social network's DeepFace system uses a 3D modeling technique to detect faces, and crop and warp them so that they face front, a method …

Google launches Android Wear: A new project to bring Android to wearables like smartwatches

Google has officially launched Android Wear, an initiative to extend the Android operating system to wearable tech.<p>Google says Android Wear devices will launch “later this year” and claims to be working with “Asus, HTC, LG, Motorola, and Samsung” on devices. Interestingly, Google announced that …

Articles about jonathan adler and simon doonans shelter island vacation home on Dwell.com - Dwell

For design mavericks Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan, a challenging site that slopes toward the sea yields a unique opportunity...<p>For design mavericks Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan, a challenging site that slopes toward the sea yields a unique opportunity...<p>Though I've become quite fond of them, …

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Innovative Boat Design Expands Into Large Party Space

This innovative boat design features the best of both worlds in regards to form and function. Developed by creative studio Formquadrat, FINES is an average-sized boat that folds out into a large recreational space. The design concept includes a slim body for docking as well as practical dimensions …

Super-material could create robot muscles with 1000x human strength

By on December 23, 2013 at 2:30 pm<p>When you flex a muscle in your arm, it’s not the muscle that’s shrinking, but the cells that comprise it. Each cell …

Kooyong House by Matt Gibson Architecture

The Kooyong House in Melbourne, Australia.<p>The team of Matt Gibson Architecture was entrusted with the revision of an existing house located in …

Innovative Suspended Stairs Double as All-In-One Workspace

There's no wasted space in Mieke Meijer's innovative new design, <i>Object lev</i>. Combining a desk, storage, and shelving, this incredible installation is not only a work-space, but a way to move from one floor to another. The Dutch studio was commissioned by designer Just Haasnoot for his home in The …

Modern White House On A Cliff With Dramatic Sea Views

Situated on top of the rocky Chilean coastline in Tunquen, about 50 meters above sea level, the Tunquen House hovers near the edge of the cliff with …