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China's route to riches

<b>This is the billion dollar question. How did a poor communist country transform itself into having the second most billionaires in the world, after the United States, in just over a generation?</b><p>Hurun, which tracks the wealthy, says that they have identified 400 billionaires in China, but there are …

Nokē Smart U-Lock

No matter how structurally sound one's bike lock is, there's always the sneaking suspicion that somewhere a thief's bolt-cutters are equally capable. As home lock systems become connected, smarter and thus better at their job of protecting, so too have bike locks. Few however match the styling and …

"You're a design entrepreneur, not a designer"

<b>Opinion:</b> it's time for designers to start thinking more like businesspeople, says Bradford Shellhammer, creator of new design e-commerce site Bezar …

Entrepreneurship

Articles about wing roofed home georgia perches among trees on Dwell.com - Dwell

Cantilevered volumes of glass lift the residents of this modern Atlanta home high into an urban forest.<p>An established Japanese architecture firm with a yen for porous, indoor-outdoor living spaces crafts a hilltop perch for a young...<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from …

Living Room Features That Never Go Out of Style

They’re the simple pieces that stand the test of time. Never in or out of fashion, the items in this bunch are classically chic and tasteful, and …

40 years of the Porsche 911 Turbo - Telegraph

Top eight rarest factory-built Porsche 911s of all time

30 Oct<p>News<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>Rarity is a huge draw for many Porsche 911 enthusiasts, with Zuffenhausen having produced its fair share of small-run …

What Futurists Think Of HP’s Bold And Weird New PC

The creators of three of the freakiest, most futuristic computer interfaces we’ve ever seen weigh in on the HP Sprout.<p>This week, HP announced the Sprout, its bold attempt to reinvent what it means to work on the PC. Forget a mouse and keyboard. You control the Sprout by sliding your hands across an …

Nextgen

Uber driver salary: The ride-sharing company says its drivers make great money, but its math just doesn’t add up.

In just four years, Uber has constructed an intimidating profile. It operates in 45 countries around the world and well over 100 cities. It services …

Futuristic Volkrun Concept Racing Car for Volkswagen Design Contest 2014

<b>Volkrun</b> concept car has been designed as part of Volkswagen design contest 2014. The brief was to display optimum creativity in variety fields of car …

Memobottle, A Slim Water Bottle With a Rectangular Design Based on Common Paper Sizes

memobottle is as clever reusable water bottle with a slim rectangular design based on the dimensions of common paper sizes. The rectangular form …

Crowd Funding

BMC Time Machine x Kronk

Aerospoke rims, at this point in history, will conjure up a variety of extreme emotions for different riders. We live at the tail end of the ‘fixie’ phenomenon; thankfully there are now a heap of people who are riding bikes than before, and cycling culture is far richer for it. This may be the last …

Jaguar Mark 2 Redesigned By Ian Callum

Talk about your employee discounts. While working at The Gap gets you like, 5% off itchy socks, Jaguar’s design director Ian Callum has been blessed …

Beautiful Houses: Hillside House

Today we will show you the beautiful Hillside House in Stellenbosch, South Africa, a project by GASS Architecture Studios. Another week, another …

Architecture

Articles about virtuous cycles bike design project on Dwell.com - Dwell

A design competition with five teams, fives cities, and one urban utility bike for the masses.<p>Manhattan-based Project Projects may be a graphic design studio, but it works in all dimensions, on the page and off.<p>"Change for change" innocently declares a bright green vending machine, but this design …

How To Inspire Everyday Cycling

How can bikes be designed to encourage everyday people to enjoy life on two wheels? INDUSTRY, a Portland-based design studio, investigates.<p><i>We’ve partnered with Oregon Manifest‘s The Bike Design Challenge, a competition to create the ultimate urban utility bike. Over the next few months, we’ll be</i> …

Prototyping

Articles about american-cycle-modern-gear-biking on Dwell.com - Dwell

A design competition with five teams, fives cities, and one urban utility bike for the masses.<p>In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.<p>In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth …

This Bright Orange Skyway Is Copenhagen’s Newest Bike Lane

This elevated track is the city’s latest attempt at creating a cyclist’s heaven.<p>When Copenhagen started building a new network of separated bike lanes in the early 1980s, it quickly became a model of how to take a city back from cars. Now, more people bike than drive in the city center, and in the …

How a Failed Kickstarter Campaign Returned, Succeeded, and Spawned a Transportation Subculture

Price inflation doesn't usually make a physical noise, but it did in 2008, in Cam Woods' neck of the woods. As gas prices rose to $4.50 a gallon, …

Selling

9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes

Creativity is developed, not a birthright.<p>Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any …

Creativity

This face-tracking projection is the craziest thing you'll see today

We've seen a whole bunch of projection-mapping videos, but this demo raises the bar, training the projection to recognize a model's face and follow her as she moves it. The result is basically real-life CGI — a real-time layer of animated light that's inseparable from the object itself. People say …

House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa by Nico van der Meulen Architects

The Sophisticated Architecture of House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa.<p>House Boz is truly a fine example of sophisticated architecture design. The …

Mesmerizing Luxury Home in Australia Flaunting Volumetric Architecture

A refined home is where timeless elegance meets modern trends in a highly customized setting. Webb & Brown-Neaves showcase their affinity for high …

Perfectly Designed Texas Luxury Property Sends Shivers Down Your Spine

Rarely can we see such a sculpted royal atmosphere, so when this 9 bedroom Palm Royale luxury home became available, it definitely created a new …

Holiday Inspiring Palm-Tree Hideout in Vietnam: Oceanique Villas

Located in Mui Ne, a seaside holiday destination in Vietnam’s south east coast, <b>Oceanique Villas</b> by MM++ Architects is a daring residential project. …

Modern Fusion of Lighting Design and Architecture: Villa Noord-Brabant

<b>DPL Europe</b> sent us photos and information regarding <b>Villa Noord-Brabant</b>, a modern residential project representing the ultimate fusion of lighting …

Architizer

De Wet 34 House in Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa by SAOTA

The luxurious De Wet 34 house in South Africa by SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects and OKHA Interiors.<p>The team of SAOTA – Stefan …

South Africa

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