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How To Pick The Right Vanity Light for Your Bathroom from Capitol Lighting

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Submarinelike object washes ashore on Florida beach

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Tribune News Service) — Officials on Thursday theorized what the mysterious steel vessel that appeared off the coast of …

The Top 8 Things You Need To Know About The Future Of Work

My team and I just hosted another Future of Work Forum in NYC for members of The Future of Work Community (a global brand council where companies explore how the workplace is changing). We were joined by some brilliant speakers and guests including the CHRO of AARP, Chief People Officer of Cisco, …

The Workplace

What travelers should know before visiting Japan

Next February I will be traveling with my husband to Japan, and I’ll be honest — I’m a little nervous. I’ve read many different etiquette suggestions …

5 Jaw-Dropping Luxury Homes On The Market Right Now

You need to see this.<p>Indoor basketball courts, cavernous wine cellars, breathtaking views of the Rockies -- luxury homes around America are pretty darn impressive. And thanks to sites like Zillow, we can spend our time gawking at them. <i></i><p>For your viewing pleasure, the real estate listings site rounded …

My Modern Shop Spotlight - Jeremy Jackson's Light Paintings

Jeremy Jackson's (aka TackyShack's) light paintings are a breathtaking display of colorful lights that illuminate the night with a sense of wild energy. Jackson's love for unexplored ideas, creative long exposure techniques, a bit of experimentation, and the potential for countless creations keeps …

Sleek Modern Light Bulb Doubles as a Bluetooth Speaker

Isn't it nice when technology can perform double duties? Sony introduced a product that simultaneously plays music and lights a room, all while being gorgeously designed. They've combined a warm-colored LED bulb with an integrated Bluetooth speaker. This innovative mixture has a clean and modern …

U32-1 Introduces The U32 Line For LampsLite. Constructed Entirely From Metal, U32-1 Explores The Concept Of Modern Light... - #59887

U32-1 introduces the U32 line for LampsLite. Constructed entirely from metal, U32-1 explores the concept of modern lighting, taking heavily from …

Dwell

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Modern Family Home Tastefully Decorated With Natural Light

Rising in a new neighborhood in Cassà de la Selva, Girona, Spain, this modern family home is known as “Casa en Cassà”. From outside, its bold …

New era beckons for supersonic air travel

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Aviation

LinkedIn is giving its employees 'unlimited' vacation plus 17 paid holidays

LinkedIn is also turning July 4 into an extra-long holiday break. All told, the company is going from 15 days of accrued vacation and 13 paid holidays to the "discretionary time off" model (DTO) and 17 paid holidays, effective November 1, the company tells us.<p>The "unlimited" vacation model is not …

£84: savings per year from switching off a single light

Ask an expert: We're often told to switch off unnecessary lights, but how much money could it really save?<p><i>I was just wondering how much money can I save if I use a timer switch for lights, rather than leaving them on for whole day when I leave for work.</i><p><i>E, via email</i><p>While there’s a common assumption …

Light Bulbs

Sending The Internet From an LED Lightbulb

The number of things that can carry Internet traffic is always increasing. Now, you can add LED light bulbs to this list, as engineers in Disney …

10 Expensive Budget Mistakes New Homeowners Make

Your down payment was far from the last expense you’ll pay as a homeowner.<p>Shelling out the dough for your house’s down payment was probably the …

SpaceX Wants Future Astronauts To Look "Badass" in Space With New Sexy Suits

Spacesuits of the future are going to do much more than just keep us alive–they’re going to make us look damn good. Because clearly, the most …

Space Exploration

2 men were just awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for unlocking the secrets of the strangest particle in the universe

The prize goes jointly to Takaaki Kajita of the University of Tokyo in Japan and Arthur B. McDonald of Queen's University in Kingston, Canada "for the discovery of neutrino oscillations, which shows that neutrinos have mass."<p>The two recipients were leaders of two major underground neutrino …

Google has signed a deal that could give it access to the most powerful computer ever made

The appeal of quantum computing is virtually unlimited processing power achieved by reworking how many processes can be done at once on a single "bit."<p>The agreement is for an undisclosed sum and allows D-Wave to double the amount of qubits — an update to the "bit" found in traditional processors — …

This 328-foot mega-yacht can break through Arctic ice

The new SeaXplorer, by Dutch shipbuilding company Damen Group, is a luxury expedition yacht that can break through ice in the Arctic and Antarctic.<p>With outdoor heated decks, icebreakers, and a 40-day run time before needing to return to port, the SeaXplorer is one tough ship.<p>Keep scrolling to see …

We drove Tesla's new Model X SUV — here's what it's like

The Model X is unique in the automotive world. Though there are plenty of electric vehicles on the road and even a couple of electric SUVs for sale, none of them live in the high-performance luxury realm normally occupied by the likes of Porsche, BMW, and Range Rover.<p>After years of development and …

A few tweets from Salesforce's Marc Benioff threaten to squash a cyber-spying law

So when the software industry's lobby group, the Business Software Alliance, wrote an open letter to Congress asking it to pass a bunch of cyber bills, one privacy watchdog group got angry.<p>The BSA's letter was signed by the lawyers of some of its biggest members including Salesforce, IBM, …

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Fresh Beach House Merging Classic and Contemporary Details

This classic beach house in California was envisioned by <b>Jackson Design and Remodeling</b> for a well-traveled young couple who fell in love with the …

3 Beautiful Kitchen Designs (and How to Steal the Look)

How three design-savvy food lovers created kitchens built for all their friends.<p>We found three (highly) creative professionals who turned their kitchens into the center of their homes. Learn how a high-end Italian kitchen designer spent a tortured year as his own client (totally worth it), a Dutch …

Kitchens