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Tesla made a major bet to stand out from the competition — and now it might backfire

They're very fast, they can all but drive themselves, they can be summoned from a garage with no one at the wheel, and they are routinely improved by software updates over-the-air that allow owners to go to sleep and wake up with a new car in the driveway.<p>Everyone in the auto industry now …

The Real Story Behind Brutalism

Phaidon’s new book This Brutal World is a photographic ode to one of the most polarizing modern architectural movements.<p>“It’s hard to love a brute,” mused the podcast <i>99Percent Invisible</i> in an episode that aired last year. The sentiment certainly rings true as Brutalist buildings are among the most …

Modern house in Mumbai is collaged with recycled doors & windows

Many people may have trouble imagining that beautiful buildings can be built from recycled materials. But as we've seen in a number of striking …

For Sale: Spectacular 17,000-sq.-ft. Toronto mansion, complete with its own concert hall — just $19.5M

Sotheby's International RealtyIf you’re looking to upgrade your living space, why not go all the way? “Integral House” — a 17,000-sq.-ft. …

2 huge reasons you need a VPN

While in Syria, Nouhran ran a blog under a hidden identity through which he examined the country’s situation from a liberal point of view and aimed to provide a voice for the millions of ethnic and religious minorities. Nouran used a VPN daily to unblock social media websites and stay anonymous …

House 36 / Matthias Bauer Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Combining a stone cavern with a glass house, the building is shaped like a mountain crystal. The …

RDM General Contractors Design a Contemporary House in California

The World’s Most Beautiful New Museums

Architectural marvels from New York City to Shanghai.<p>Forget the blocky, strictly functional institutions of the past. Today’s museums and cultural …

Houston's Emory House is a spatially-efficient marvel on a tight lot

The sustainable Emory House is a cozy home for a young family in Texas. In designing the house, Houston-based studioMET Architects focused on design …

One of the first Tesla Model S cars ever built is up for auction

He was one of the first 100 people to buy a Tesla Roadster, the electric-car company's inaugural production vehicle.<p>Now he's just put his Tesla Model S — the ninth one ever built — up for auction.<p>The trailing digits of the sedan's vehicle-identification number say it all: 00009. It's the 2012 Model …

Tesla

You can now design a $250,000 tiny house on an app and get it delivered in months

Becoming a tiny house homeowner is now as easy as tapping away at an iPad.<p>Blu Homes, a California-based prefab home manufacturer, just launched a new line of micro houses that shoppers can customize on an app and get delivered to their property in a matter of months.<p>The cost starts at $250,000, …

Prefab Homes

See Zaha Hadid's Most Awe-Inspiring Buildings

Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan.<br>Hufton+Crow—Courtesy Zaha Hadid Architects

Follow @housestyle_ for his beautiful posts ... --- Beautiful House designed by Site Interior Design Architects, Camps Bay #SouthAfrica ...

The world's best cities for millennials

From affordable housing and transport to thriving job markets and culture, here’s our pick of the hottest spots for a good life<p>Millennials are a boomerang generation. The number of 20- to 34-year-olds living at home with their parents increased by 25% between 1996 and 2013 in the UK. Last year, 58% …

Demographics

These 15 Second Videos Teach You “How to Architect”

Fact 47: Eero Saarinen designed the Dulles international airport in Virginia. The original Dulles terminal is unique because its massive shapely …

Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership / Studio Gang

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Historically, convening for social justice has taken place in the most informal settings, with many of …

School with an Open Space / Beijing Institute of Architectural Design 6th Division

<b>Background</b><p>Located in Huilongguan town, Changping district, outside Beijing's north fifth ring road, Beijing No.161 High school Huilongguan school was …

Architecture

As Modi euphoria cools, India faces test to keep foreigners invested

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Nearly two years after Narendra Modi was elected as India’s prime minister with an ambitious business-friendly agenda, the feeble pace of reforms is starting to test the patience of one of his biggest group of supporters: foreign investors.<p>India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi …

Suresh Prabhu’s budget: The 163-year-old Indian Railways is now wooing startups

Narendra Modi’s affection for India’s fledgling startup ecosystem is well known.<p>From introducing the “startup India, stand up India” slogan during the Independence Day celebrations last year to his full-fledged Startup India Action Plan to encourage entrepreneurship, the Indian prime minister is …

Is the US undermining India's solar power programme?

<b>Whatever happened to all the talk of international co-operation to tackle climate change that we heard during the climate conference in Paris just a few months ago?</b><p>That is what many environmentalists are asking after the United States delivered a damaging blow to India's ambitious solar power …

Solar Power

Huawei Launches The $699 MateBook Windows 10 Tablet With Keyboard Case And Stylus

Huawei is getting into the productivity game. The company, which recently made a splash in the U.S. with the launch of the Nexus 6p, announced a Surface Pro-like 12-inch Windows 10 tablet with a keyboard cover and an optional pressure-sensitive stylus and dock during its MWC keynote today.<p>Pricing …

Windows 10

HP's monster spec Windows 10 smartphone is a brave move

With Mobile World Congress unofficially kicking off already, seeing new smartphones announced isn’t much of a surprise. Seeing a Windows smartphone from HP with a ridiculously impressive spec list was, however.<p>Called the Elite x3, the device offers up a 6-inch Quad HD (2,560 x 1,440 pixels) …

Windows 10

Are these weird clouds ‘sonic booms’?

The truth behind an amazing aviation effect

Aviation

Sony's latest 4K HDR TVs are now up for preorder

Improved picture, thinner bezels, and still running Android TV<p>Sony's 2016 lineup of TVs can be preordered beginning today, and they'll be arriving at retailers like Amazon and Best Buy beginning next month. We took a look at the sets back in January at CES; this year, Sony is putting emphasis on an …

Sony's latest experiment is a $250 E Ink universal remote

Sony has started taking regular orders in Japan for the Huis Remote Controller, the latest product to make it to market through the company's First Flight crowdfunding platform. The Huis (pronounced "house") remote is a universal control with an e-paper touchscreen that lets you customize the array …

eReaders

Eco-friendly "Hobbit Hole" Homes Can Be Built in 3 Days

Have you ever fantasized about living deep in the ground, in one of the cosy hobbit holes that J.R. R. Tolkien so richly describes in his novels? A company named Green Magic Homes is giving their customers the opportunity to do just that, with their easy to assemble pre-fabricated structures that …

Foster + Partners unveils plans to rejuvenate Cairo's Maspero Triangle District

The Egyptian Ministry of State for Urban Renewal and Informal Settlements (MURIS) just selected Foster + Partners to design the masterplan for the …

Working Out With Victoria’s Secret Model Cindy Bruna: The 5-Step Guide to Flat Abs

On the fifth floor of a Neo-Gothic tower in New York, where large picture windows and free-weight stations overlook the city’s Nomad neighborhood, Cindy Bruna is bouncing eagerly from toe to toe. The 21-year-old French model has just arrived at trainer David Kirsch’s Madison Square Club for one …

Introduction

Every ZIP in America's Most Expensive ZIP Codes is unique. We've included a property in each of the top 50 most expensive ZIPs to offer a glimpse of the type of inventory available in each market. America's Most Expensive Zip Codes is an annual list compiled with the help of Altos Research, based …