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Fontstand Could Become The Netflix Of Fonts

Try fonts for free, rent them by the month, and own them after 12 months.<p>With the advent of a new service, fonts may be as easy to preview and as cheap to purchase as the newest episode of your favorite TV show. Fonts are generally expensive and difficult to license. Though tools like Adobe Typekit …

Articles about aloft forest on Dwell.com - Dwell

Among the many problems of urban living in Portland, Oregon, are raccoons, deer, and falling trees.<p>Sometimes there is nothing quite as simple or as gratifying as holding a bowl in your hand and having it fit just right.<p>Covered in mirrored glass that’s transparent when viewed from within, the façade …

Architecture

It only takes 2 seconds to setup this tent. How? Just remove the plastic stra...

It only takes 2 seconds to setup this tent. How? Just remove the plastic strap and throw it in the air.

How to Take a Dwell Photo

Dwell architecture and interiors photographer Matthew Williams offers his expert opinion on how to frame a shot and the best time of day for a photograph.<p>Brooklyn-based photographer Matthew Williams is uniquely qualified to weigh in on what it means to take a "Dwell photo": he's shot a whopping 16 …

Interior Design

The Samsung Induction Range Projects Virtual LED Flames

Induction cooking – an electromagnetic technology which heats faster, is thermally more efficient, and provides more consistent heating across …

BMW develops street lights with electric car-charging sockets | News Home | Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - BMW has developed street lights equipped with sockets to charge electric cars, it said on Friday, and will run a pilot project in Munich next year that uses existing local authority lighting networks.<p>Trees bloom in front of the headquarters of German luxury car maker BMW in …

Electric Vehicles

Why Our Brains Love Symmetry in Design

We all know an example of good interior design when we see it. In fact, most of us can make that judgment almost instantly. Have you ever wondered …

Innovation Alert For the Wallpaper Industry: Glamora Design Studio App [Video]

Presented as a useful tool for designers and architects, but also for anyone looking to add a colorful twist to their home, the Glamora Design Studio …

What is a LEED Certified Home?

LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a certification program for green building. There are numerous levels and ratings within …

Norway’s New Banknotes Will Refresh Monetary Design Worldwide

Following a competition for the design of motifs for Norway’s new banknote series this spring, the winners were announced by Norges Bank as a duo …

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Six things entrepreneurs can learn from kiteboarding

Richard Branson wants it in the Olympics. Sergey Brin and Larry Page use it to decompress. Famous venture capitalist Bill Tai views it as a way for entrepreneurs and investors to connect.<p>I'm talking, as you might have guessed, about kiteboarding. In many ways, the relationship between the sport and …

10 Most Popular Kitchen Countertops

<b>Kitchens</b> are a critical part of a home, both in living in a home and selling/buying. What is more, the design of the <b>kitchen countertops</b> plays a huge …

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>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design …

Architecture

15 Things You Should NEVER Have in Your Home After 30

Our favorite designers told us these are things that must go. Stat!<p>1. A Futon<p>"Futons are le worst! The older you get the squishier your bed should be," says designer, potter and author, Jonathan Adler.<p>2. Temporary furniture<p>"Often I see people waiting to move into the 'forever home' before they …

Stylish DIY Projects With Bricks And Pavers

If you’re anything like me, your garage is filled with leftover supplies. There’s the leftover carpet scraps from when we first moved into our home. …

Summer Vacation In A Tiny Cabin – A Must-Try Experience

When it’s hot outside and you get tired just thinking about anything work-related, a tiny cabin where you can go and simply relax and unwind seems …

Architecture

A Renovated Attic Apartment in Prague

OOOOX handled the renovation of an attic apartment located in Prague, Czech Republic that was no easy task. The old building uncovered many hidden …

Interior Design

Beautiful Houses: Main Street House

Today we will show you the beautiful Main Street House in Seattle, WA, a project by SHED Architecture & Design. We don't have details about the …

Writer’s Shed: Relaxing Modern Backyard Retreat

A relaxing getaway conducive to creative thinking is just steps from an author’s back door with this lantern-like design tucked away in a fenced …

Articles about 7 small homes japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>Drawing on an inherited plot of land, his father’s steel company, and his …

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Poloz paints gloomy picture, puts rate hike on hold

The Bank of Canada put on hold plans to raise its key interest rate in the face of a gloomier economic outlook and stubbornly low inflation.<p>Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz jettisoned a Mark Carney-era pledge Wednesday to begin ratcheting up ultra-low interest rates, which had been a fixture …

Bank of America found liable for mortgage fraud

Fraud relates to Countrywide whose subprime loans leads to hundreds of defaults<p>A New York jury has found Bank of America Corp. liable for mortgage …

Encana posts profit as cost-cutting under new CEO pays off

Company reports earnings of $188M in third quarter<p>Doug Suttles, the new CEO of Encana Corp., speaks to reporters in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, June 11, …

Bank of Canada rate stance could have adverse effect on housing market

The Bank of Canada is worried about the risk of a hot housing market. Ironically, it's a risk the central bank is likely to make worse by changing its stance on rate hikes.<p>The central bank is keeping its key interest rate at 1 per cent, but decided to remove language in its policy statement that …

League Assets asks investors for time as it prepares for court date

Investors in League Assets Corp., the parent company of a large private real estate investment trust that filed for bankruptcy protection, are being asked for their patience.<p>Speaking publicly for the first time since the filing Friday, Adam Gant, League's chief executive, and a representative from …

The appetizing value in Maple Leaf Foods

Shareholders are pleased by Maple Leaf Foods Inc.'s decision to explore a sale of its stake in Canada Bread Co. Ltd. Over the past three days, Maple Leaf's stock has jumped 15.2 per cent, to $15.32.<p>It would be easy to assume any potential gains in the stock are already, um, baked in. But a closer …

An iPhone-Controlled Robot To Brew Your Beer

The new Brewbot takes the complicated chemistry out of DIY beer brewing.<p>There’s never been a better time for craft beer aficionados in the United States. New brews are taking over menus in bars and specialty shops, and this summer it became legal to home brew in all 50 states. Legalizing home …