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Restaurants are cooking your steak wrong on purpose

My friend Barbara Wagner gulped when the rib-eye cut she and her husband recently ordered medium-rare at Wolfgang’s on East 54th Street came to the …

Cooking

Workplace 2030 : A Space Odyssey

Workplaces are undergoing a major transformation today to stay relevant and contextual. Conventional space planning of offices is slowly but steadily …

The Workplace

This dash cam is super compact, records 1080p, more for $29.50 shipped (Reg. $40+)

Conbrov Personal Security (97% positive lifetime feedback) via Amazon offers its Compact 1080p Dash Camera for <b>$29.66 shipped</b> when code <b>T17OFF31</b> is used at checkout. Normally closer to $40, this is a match for our last mention and the best available. If you want a dash camera without having a huge …

Universal Socket

The Universal Socket is every handy-man’s must have, its a set of 54 individual hardened steel springs that retract automatically thus adjusting to …

Grossraumbüros sind besser als ihr Ruf

ARBEITSWELT ⋅ Ein Gespenst geht um – das des schrecklichen Büros, das Angestellten mit seiner Grösse und Anonymität in die Knochen fährt und sie …

Samsung's Futuristic Vision of Whiteboards Is Here and It's Incredible

This is the future tech that will replace whiteboards as we know it.

3 Hindernisse: Innovationszentren nützen nichts

In Berlin stehen zehn Innovation Center, damit zählt die deutsche Hauptstadt zu den Standorten mit den meisten Innovationszentren. Doch Investitionen …

Huddlebox

Modular stage seating for micro workplace auditorium style meeting areas. Or just somewhere to go and hold an impromptu meeting. These stackable …

Why You Can Focus in a Coffee Shop but Not in Your Open Office

A few years ago, during a media interview for one of my books, my interviewer said something I still ponder often. Ranting about the level of distraction in his open office, he said, “That’s why I have a membership at the coworking space across the street — so I can focus.”<p>While I fully support the …

OpenOffice

Quick Peek Smart Labels

Quick Peek is a smart label system by BlueLounge, it helps you find the things you’ve packed quicker and easier. Simply use the accompanying app to …

ion lucin's randomize lamp resembles a disco ball controlled with an app

<b>multidisciplinary designer ion lucin developed ‘randomize lamp‘, a pendant which sets up light mode randomly.</b> no, it’s not as wild as you could think …

Citybird Eagle electric scooter delivers 15mph speeds in a carbon fiber design

Citybirds, a Lithuanian-based startup, has been cranking out two-wheeled scooters for a while now. And while the designs are stunning, they’ve been slow to jump into the electric-powered market. This week at the ISPO trade show in Munich, Germany, Citybirds unveiled its first take on an electric …

The World's Finest Japanese Chef's Knives

THE S1 GYUTO CHEFS KNIFE<p>牛刀 ・シェフナイフ<p>Sculpted by hand and comprising 131 individual production steps, employing techniques mastered with over 100 years …

Kitchens

Meater review

We like meat. A lot. But cooking it properly can sometimes be, shall we say, an imprecise science. Cooking meat to the proper temperature isn’t …

Kitchens

Velomacchi Speedway Backpack

The Speedway Backpack 40L by Velomacchi is the "weekender” version of their popular 28L Roll-top backpack. This superb looking carry was designed for …

Handsfree

Halley Helmet Rack

The Halley Helmet Rack offers a practical and stylish solution to showcase your prized possession, giving it a deserved place of honor in your …

Stainless Steel

Referenzbüro: Das neue „Netzquartier“ von 50hertz

Im Berliner Stadtquartier Europacity entstand nach rund fünf Jahren Planung und Bau die Unternehmenszentrale des Stromnetzbetreibers 50Hertz. Die …

Why Open-Plan Offices Don't Work (And Some Alternatives That Do)

<i>This article was originally published by Amar Singh on Medium titled "You're working in the wrong place."</i><p>At my most recent job, I did all of my best …

deskretary

⇠back<p>- An office secretary<p>The secretary has long been an appreciated furniture for freeing up extra space in our homes. But a lack in sufficient …

What The Ideal Workplace Of The Future Looks Like, According To Millennials

While many of the stereotypes associated with the word “millennial” are considered negative, research shows that millennials work hard in any career they enter. To attract the best employees of this group, companies that are hiring will have to compete for candidates by using more than just …

The Workplace

Practical time management for designers

Since you’re pressed for time, I’ll get straight to the point. If you’re a UX designer, you have to be good at managing your time. If you’re not, you …

UX Design

Choreographer William Forsythe on melding man, machine and dance

Newly presented – and programmed – at Gagosian Le Bourget, the pair of robotic arms conducting giant black flags through a 28-minute sequence on constant loop are the main attraction of ‘Choreographic Objects’, Forsythe’s first exhibition with the gallery. Those who are familiar with his impressive …

This is the healthiest way to sit at your desk

Think your sitting posture is pretty good? Here’s a fun exercise: Ask a friend at work to snap a pic of you at your desk when you least expect it, …

Yoga

The 18 Best Pocket Knife Designers In The World

Though the craft of knife making dates back centuries – even before recorded time – there is still a stigma associating these items with violence. …

Xperia Touch Projector Launching In The US

After launching in the UK during September 2017, Sony has today announced that the Xperia Touch Projector which projects an interactive display onto …

Gear & Gadgets

Neue Arbeitswelten und die Zukunftsformel: „3B + 5K = 3P“

Arbeit kennt weder Ort noch Zeit, sondern nur das Ergebnis<br>Arbeit wird orts- und zeitungebundener und damit virtueller, weil die Büroarbeit überall …

Learn Knife Skills

A Chef's knife can be your most versatile kitchen tool. See our collection of how-to videos demonstrating the many ways you can use this knife.<p>1 of …

Use this anti-inflammatory herb to seriously upgrade your cocktail

There are a few herbs that will instantly step up your dinner: thyme, basil, turmeric…But one you likely already have in your fridge can take your …

Antiinflammatory

While you wait to pre-order the iPhone X, shop for a case to protect it

Whenever top-tier companies like LG, Samsung, and Apple roll out a new smartphone, my inbox starts bursting at the seams with emails from vendors who …

Nearly 80 Percent of Americans Order Their Steak Wrong, And That's a Damn Shame

4.6K<p>SHARES<p>There's nothing more American than massive hunks of buttery, juicy, tender-as-hell steak cooked to medium rare perfection.<p>Turns out that …

Cooking