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Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain

Garden Studio Gym

In the rear of a Walthamstow Village home, the Garden Studio Gym hides a workout space within its cedar facade. The structure is modeled after a …

Architecture

House in the Lanes / MB Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The ‘lanes’ in Amagansett, New York, are a set of walkable streets perpendicular to Main street, dotted …

Design

Ikea is roasting Apple for overpriced charging mats

Ikea started a new ad campaign for their wireless charging devices in response to Apple's launch of the iPhone X and iPhone 8 and their "new" …

Pocket-Size Pools For the Smallest of Spaces

Especially on summer days like these, when it's about a million degrees out, a pool is a nice thing to have. But, you may be thinking, my backyard is …

Stunning midcentury home on the market for the first time wants $1M

The Scottish Borders house was designed by Peter Womersley for textile designer Bernat Klein<p>This absolutely stunning midcentury modern home in the Scottish Borders by British architect Peter Womersley has come on the market for the first time. Designed in 1957 for Serbian textile designer Bernat …

All of Tesla’s seat options are now vegan

Overnight, Tesla made some changes to their available options, making some options standard, and notably eliminating one thing: leather seats. As of now, Tesla only sells vegan seats.<p>While this lack of leather is not made explicit on the Tesla configuration page, any mention of leather has been …

7 best new fonts of 2017

Like any design element, we all have our favourite fonts to fall back on. But you don’t want your work to get stale. So it’s good once in a while to …

An Architect’s Masterplan: Liuzhou Will Become A Unique Smog-Eating Forest City

Italian architect Stefano Boeri has become a visionary. He’s not only developing new concepts on paper but is trying to implement and build as much …

Stefano Boeri designs "vertical forest" city to eat up China's smog

Italian architect Stefano Boeri has unveiled plans for a city near China's Liuzhou, featuring towers completely covered in trees and plants to combat …

The Eden Locke Edinburgh Hotel Transforms from 18th Century Georgian to 21st Century Modern

It’s official: every hotel Grzywinski+Pons designs makes me want to instantly transport myself there, whether it’s in London, or New York, and now, …

Scotland

Kengo Kuma reveals plant-covered Eco-Luxury Hotel for Paris

Plants will spill out between the overlapping wooden blocks that make up the facade of this hotel, which Kengo Kuma & Associates has unveiled for a …

How To Get 250,000 Real Facebook Followers In Under A Month

Okay, before we get started, I want to differentiate between purchased followers and real followers on Facebook. You can do any type of Google search and find hundreds of websites that will have their robot and spam account followers go and like your facebook page in just a few hours. And if you do …

Marketing

Typeface released to honour LGBT activist, artist and rainbow flag creator Gilbert Baker

NYC Pride and NewFest have worked with Ogilvy & Mather’s design team and foundry Fontself to create a typeface inspired by the artist and LGBT …

Typography and Font Design: Biotif Typeface

Biotif Typeface is a typography project shared by Deni Anggara, on his Behance profile. It's a beautiful modern grotesque san serif font optimized …

Herzog & de Meuron uses staggered floors to create plant-covered terraces at Beirut tower

Staggered floor plates and set-back glazing create large planted terraces around this 119-metre tower by Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron, which …

Israeli architect couple use concrete blocks to build themselves a home among fruit trees

Architects Tamar Jacobs and Oshri Yaniv have built their own home on the Israeli coast, with its roof lifted up above concrete-block walls to offer …

Omar Gandhi Architect perches glass-walled cabin on rocky cliff in Nova Scotia

Canadian studio Omar Gandhi Architect has created a remote vacation home in Nova Scotia for an urban couple, with floor-to-ceiling windows that …

Limestone walls define sequence of courtyards at Arizona desert home by Marwan Al-Sayed

This stone villa in Arizona by Los Angeles architect Marwan Al-Sayed was conceived as a succession of interior and exterior spaces that are organised …

Create perfect social media images with this handy cheat sheet

Whether you're using Twitter, Facebook, or still clinging on to Google Plus, one thing you'll notice is that social media platforms like to make …

Infographics

Why It's Time to Stop Reading About Content Marketing and Start Doing It

A wakeup call for everyone who has content marketing on their "to-do" list<p>Earlier this year, I published a list of some of the most striking content marketing statistics that all marketers and business owners should know:<p>76% of content marketers state that they plan to produce more content this …

Marketing

Mies van der Rohe and the Farnsworth House will get the Hollywood treatment

Jeff Bridges will play the architect, and Maggie Gyllenhaal his famous client Dr. Edith Farnsworth<p>Word on the street that is that actors Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal are teaming up again to form another dream-team—depending on how you look at it, that is. The pair last starred in 2009’s <i>Crazy</i> …

Pollution-fighting Vertical Forest buildings coming to China

Two living, breathing buildings will be able to produce around 130 pounds of clean oxygen a day.<p>China has pollution problems, and one Italian architect could have some answers.<p>The Chinese city of Nanjing is getting a Vertical Forest, a set of two buildings stylised with around 1,100 trees and a …

A Quest For Simplicity Ends With The Perfect Retirement Home

Not all quests belong in the fantasy world. Some are as real as they can get. For architects, each project is a new quest, a new challenge and an …

Architecture

NASA is helping Stephen Hawking launch a "self-healing" starship to Alpha Centauri

Stephen Hawking and Russian venture capitalist Yuri Milner want to send a small spaceship to Alpha Centauri, the nearest neighboring star system to …

Astronomy

MW Works updates mid-century modern home in Seattle lakeside neighbourhood

American studio MW Works has knocked down walls and added glazing in a 1960s Seattle home, to create a more open layout and strengthen the connection …

Want to Dramatically Improve Your Content Marketing? This Company Masters the Art

Ernie Ball does content marketing better than any company I know -- and has the results to show for it. (And as a bonus, a new video with Dhani Harrison, son of George Harrison, premieres here.)<p>Content marketing is not just an awareness and advertising tool but forms the basis of many company's …

DNA-editing breakthrough could fix 'broken genes' in the brain, delay ageing and cure incurable diseases

Scientists have discovered a new way to edit DNA that could fix “broken genes” in the brain, cure previously incurable diseases and potentially even …

10 Ludicrously Advanced Technologies We Can Expect by the Year 2100

Predicting the future is hard. It’s nearly impossible to know what technological marvels await in the next few years, let alone the next eight …

Singularity