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House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa by Nico van der Meulen Architects

The Sophisticated Architecture of House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa.<p>House Boz is truly a fine example of sophisticated architecture design. The …

South Africa

Super Retro to launch in March with Genesis, NES, SNES support

Retro-bit's Super Retro Trio, a three-in-one console designed to play Sega Genesis, Nintendo Entertainment System and Super Nintendo Entertainment System games, is slated to launch in "mid-to-late March 2014," according to a press release from distributer Innex.<p>The $69.99 system will include …

Razer says more than 10K developers want to create apps for its Nabu SmartBand

Following the first 24 hours of its open enrollment, more than 10,000 developers registered to create content for the Razer Nabu SmartBand, Razer announced today.<p>The Nabu was unveiled at this year's CES. The wearable device enables gaming applications, such as motion sensing and multiplayer, smart …

Alpha Nissan GT-R Destroys The Quarter Mile In 8.11: Video

The current R35 Nissan GT-R is an impressive car but, for some people, impressive just isn't good enough.<p>This AMS Alpha 16 GT-R shrieked its way …

Spontaneous Temporary Sand Paintings by Joe Mangrum | Colossal

<p>Since 2006 artist Joe Mangrum has taken to the streets of New York, Chicago, San Francisco and elsewhere armed with sacks of colored sand that he …

The Grenade Mug Will Make Your Coffee... Well, It'll Hold Your Coffee

Some of us just want our coffee (or soup) in the nearest porcelain container, as long as it’s food safe and has something resembling a handle. Some …

Porkfolio: A Piggy Bank With An App

We’d all like to save more money. But it can be difficult, in a world full of microtransactions and temptations on Kickstarter. Which is why, if you …

The SubPac Personal Subwoofer Makes Some Noise

The problem with club bass is that it’s hard to find outside of a club. Similarly, it can be hard to monitor bass if you’re a DJ in a noisy …

20 Popular Technical TV Terms You'll Want To Know When Shopping for a New Set (list)

Ever gone shopping for a new HDTV and been confused by all the lingo the salesperson uses? We’ve broken down some of the major terms you may hear or …

Electronics - Product Reviews - Comparison for 2018

Expert Reviews on the Best Products, Software & Services<p>Gadget Review was founded on one simple premise: honest expert reviews that will help any …

BMW Aplina B4 Turbo Coupe Bumps Specs to Enthusiast Levels (pics)

It’ll be sometime until BMW starts to sell the M4. So if can’t wait, there is an alternative. It’s called the Alpina B4 Bi-Turbo Coupe.<p>The Alpina B4 …

The Self-Cleaning Silic Shirt Protects Against Spills

Doing laundry sucks. Wouldn’t it be nice if your clothes somehow magically self-cleaned? Well that’s exactly what you get with the Silic shirt! The …

Snolo High Performance Sleds Bring You Down The Hill In Style

Sledding is one of those fundamental winter experiences, both in terms of happy memories and learning about physics the hard way. One patch of ice …

BMW's 2015 M3 And M4 Bring The Speed

BMW isn’t noted for doing things in half measure with their M line of coupes and sedans. So it’s not a surprise that the 2015 model is going to …

Articles about architecture and design 2013 year review on Dwell.com - Dwell

We are proud to announce that Architecture for Humanity will be onstage at Dwell on Design 2013 to discuss their ongoing...<p>The Design Museum London’s annual "Designs of the Year" exhibition acts as a wonderful filter for a year’s worth of production...<p>Insidenorway brings an array of top-notch …

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Great Balls of Bass

The Pop Up Bass is a playful take on the bass speaker that makes clever use of the low frequency vibrations emitted during playback. Lightweight …

Duffy London's MK1 Mini Transforming Table Morphs from Coffee Console to Dining Space in Seconds

Duffy London is really good at giving everyday furniture essentials fun, design-savvy flair. Most recently, we saw their swinging table at this …

Furniture

Fire Escape Mask with Liquid Medicine to Prevent Inhalation of Toxic Gases

<b>Fire Escape Mask</b> is a specially-designed mask that contains liquid medicine which can be worn while escaping the fire. It could effectively prevent …

Empower Prototyping, Learning and Fun as a Mechanical Engineer with littleBits Electronics

littleBits Electronics is looking for an excellent Mechanical Engineer / Product Developer to join the core team. What's littleBits, you ask? It's an …

Ancient Crafts: The Stone Inlays of the Taj Mahal

Anyone who has ever visited the Taj Mahal in Agra, India, would probably agree that it is one of the most fascinating buildings that he or she has …

Taj Mahal

Articles about 10 tiny kitchens we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tiny houses are spreading like proverbial wildfires across the world—and probably because it really just makes sense.<p>Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make you feel inspired, keep...<p>Cool, creative designs at NeoCon 2014 bring a …

Motion Box-Set

We first wrote about London-based artist Von's "Animal Series" when he exhibited at Brooklyn's Espeis Gallery back in 2007. Since then, his delicately rendered and abstracted monochrome images of various animals from the series have appeared on the catwalks of Milan, the pages of Creative Review's …

Hot and Cold Waterfall

We never get a chance to see how the hot and cold water blend together within the faucet, before it cascades out like a stream. The Pavati Tap builds …

Swedish University Students Design Modern Solar-Powered Home

Team Sweden, consisting of 25 students from Chalmers University, recently developed this environmentally-friendly group house that is powered entirely by the sun. <i>Halo</i> is a sustainable living concept that began as a rough sketch and eventually emerged into a full-scale, functioning building.<p>The …

New Pebble Faces

The latest expansion of Albert Salamon’s collection of Pebble watchfaces is even more perplexing than the last! The puzzling faces are not only …

Classic Cars Perfectly Explode Into Thousands of Tiny Pieces

Swiss artist Fabian Oefner is the master of high-speed photography. His recent exploding cars projects, <i>Hatch</i> and <i>Disintegrating</i>, feature that signature style with a twist.<p>For <i>Disintegrating</i> (above), Oefner carefully disassembled 1950s and 1960s model cars and individually photographed each part, …

Autodesk 360 Tech Preview: It's Like Facebook for Designers

Another piece of software we got a good look at at this year's Autodesk University is Autodesk 360. The company has created a Facebook-like interface …

Autodesk

Urban Apartment by Architect Michal Schein

Architect Michal Schein worked magic on this 150 square meter (or 1614 square feet) penthouse apartment in an upscale neighborhood in Tel Aviv. The …