Micheal Uchenna

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10 Ultra-Modern Homes in Japan

Japanese culture is said to share a close and harmonious relationship with nature.<p>That aesthetic is certainly evident throughout these 10 modern Japanese homes, where the architects have successfully managed to fill the residences with light and nature, while still providing their clients with a …

Cherry Blossom

8 Short Architectural Texts You Need To Know

<b>Update:</b> <i>We've added links to help you find these books for purchase and, in 5 of 8 cases, tracked down a way you can read them online for free!</i><p>Quality …

8 free apps for picking a colour scheme

As a visual creative, colour is one of the most important tools at your disposal. But how do you go about creating the perfect colour scheme for your …

The Top 5 Most Motivational Books I've Ever Read

Note: Personal development books are perfect for listening during your commute or workout. If you're into audio books and haven't tried audible by Amazon before, you canᅡᅠsign up here and get two free audiobooks.ᅡᅠ<p>Self-help books get a bad rap.<p>Yes, many fill their pages with trite pieces of advice …

Jeff Bezos

9 tricks to make your Google search more effective

The irony of this age of information technology is that the more there is for us to utilise, the more difficult it becomes to do so. There is so much …

We're Officially Obsessed With This Disappearing Kitchen

<b>Project by:</b> Karlien Heremans of Studio K <b><br>Project location:</b> Leuven, Belgium<p>Gilt and glam can be fun to look at, but there's something very soothing …

How One Florida City Is Reinventing Itself With UX Design

“Like great companies, great cities need to think about user experience.”<p>When we think of urban design, it’s often the physical that comes to mind–the parks, infrastructure, neighborhoods, and buildings that compose a city. But look a little closer, and you’ll see that an intangible force is …

MashReads Podcast: How a professional book nerd approaches reading

Everybody loves reading (we hope). But what happens when reading books becomes your job?<p>This week on the <i>MashReads Podcast</i> we are joined by Cheryl …

Books

12 Of The Most Controversial Banned Books Of All Time

In honour of Banned Books Week, we’re taking a look at some of the most controversial writing ever published.<p>Banned Books Week was launched in 1982 …

The Aesthetic Beauty Of Modern Concrete Home Plans

Home » Decoration » The Aesthetic Beauty Of Modern Concrete Home Plans<p>Concrete is considered as one of the interesting materials to construct …

19 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier

We tend to think of learning a new skill or “going back to school” as something you’d do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your …

5 Famous Novels That Will Reignite Your Creativity

When was the last time you read something this deep?<p>I am a writer, and part of being a great writer means reading--a lot.<p>But reading has so many other benefits that people tend to forget, one of which being it works your brain in a different way than reading blogs (like this one) or magazines or …

42 Brilliant Ideas To Make Your Home Really Freaking Organized

Inspiration for every room.

15 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like "Making a Murderer" and the vast ESPN "30 for 30" library being just a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week. You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p>Here are 15 documentaries …

Documentaries

These Are the Worst Mistakes You Can Make When Organizing Your Home

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Evernote

15 Interior Design Charts To Help You Feel Like A Professional Decorator

Because not everyone knows the difference between Windsor and Ladder Back.<p>You don't need to be an interior designer to know all the handy little secrets the pros know —just pin and reference these charts to sharpen your decorating skills. Guests won't have a clue that you didn't pay big bucks for …

Handy

Hardscaping 101: Concrete Pavers

Whether they’re the standard-issue variety from a home improvement store or an architect’s custom creation, concrete pavers offer instant …

Landscaping

Change Your Life In 6 Months With These 5 Skills

Learning a new skill that can change your life doesn’t have to take forever. In fact, you can learn several skills in as little as 6 months!<p>Some of …

Data Mining Reveals the Six Basic Emotional Arcs of Storytelling

Scientists at the Computational Story Laboratory have analyzed novels to identify the building blocks of all stories.<p>Back in 1995, Kurt Vonnegut gave …

Data Mining

27 Examples Of Serene Scandinavian Interior Design

The whole world has fallen for Scandinavian style. The Nordic aesthetic is renowned for its simplicity, utility, and airy good looks. Let’s chalk it …

Interior Design

These Are The Largest Incredible Glass Pivoting Doors In The World

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Follow the 70-20-10 Model to Train Your Employees

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today’s rapidly evolving workplace requires employees to constantly upgrade their skills. They must be equipped to find knowledge quickly, be proficient with technology and be able to interact and collaborate using a variety of …

Writing to Find Yourself and Free Your Deep Creativity

<i>“Writing is a path of profound self-awareness.”</i> Mark Matousek<p>How can writing help us learn more about who we are, and release more creativity? One …

Creative Writing

Ken Burns: ‘Trump Lusts After His Own Daughter’

The late historian Stephen Ambrose once remarked, “More Americans get their history from Ken Burns than any other source.” This quote, a polite stew …

Jackie Robinson

Tokyo Apartment / Yumiko Miki Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> An oak-edged window providesa framed view ofthe living room within this Tokyo apartment, intended by …

Best Chrome extensions for productivity

Whether you're a notorious procrastinator or just looking to block out some unwanted distractions when you need to buckle down and focus, here are …

27 Gorgeous Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

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Interior Design