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Never worry about lost luggage again—here’s how to pack a carry-on only

There’s nothing more convenient when it comes to flying than not having to check a bag. No lost luggage to worry about. Everything you could need is …

Luggage

Google just scored a huge win against Amazon by landing Apple as a customer

Apple has reportedly signed a contract worth between $400 million and $600 million to use Google's Cloud Platform, reports CRN's Kevin McLaughlin and Joseph Tsidulko.<p>It's not clear if that's the annual or total value of the contract, or if the money will be taken directly away from what Apple …

Amazon Web Services

Nike’s Self-Lacing Shoes Are Here, But They’re Not What You Expect

They’re not the Marty McFly kicks we’ve wanted for decades.<p>At its “Innovation for Everyone” event today in New York, Nike unveiled high-performance footwear and apparel for athletes, a fleet of items for consumers, and more features on its Nike+ app. But the one thing that had everyone—okay, mostly …

Shoes

Has Kanye West killed off the album as we know it?

He’s released The Life of Pablo digitally, but continues to tinker with it – much like a computer game upgrade<p>On 8 January, Kanye West announced via Twitter that his seventh studio album, then named Swish but now titled The Life Of Pablo, would be released on 11 February. That day, which was later …

New Music

Young people can afford homes, they just don't want to be homeowners

Eight years following the bursting of the housing bubble, Americans are not quite at ease with the real estate market.<p>Homeownership rates recently …

Real Estate

How the eyes betray your thoughts

Look closer at eye movements and you can find out what’s happening inside somebody’s head, says Mo Costandi.<p>It’s sometimes said that the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions that we might otherwise want to hide. Although modern science precludes the existence of the soul, it does …

The Brain

The Hot Designer Who Hates Fashion: VK Nagrani Triumphs His Own Way

Vivek Nagrani, famous for his socks (George H. W. Bush is a fan), is expanding into men's suits—his empire based in an Upper East Side “batcave,” and …

Nintendo's 'Duck Hunt' Is Coming To The Wii U Version Of Super Smash Bros.

In 1984, Nintendo introduced us to the world of <i>Duck Hunt</i> when the game was bundled with the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) console. <i>Duck Hunt</i> players had three attempts per round to shoot one or two virtual ducks using Nintendo’s light gun controller called the NES Zapper. Points were awarded …

First Look: The George Lucas Museum Is A Pyramid From The Future

Co.Design gets a first look at Chicago’s upcoming George Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, and it looks like a pyramid from the year 2020.<p>Isolated, the words all sound so cliché. Organic. Flowing. Curvy. But set to the backdrop of Chicago’s blocky skyline, they assemble a brash thesis on the city’s …

Museums

Daily Inspiration #1913

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

A Speaker That Defies Gravity

Mars is a new home music hub that fuses sci-fi design with precise, thoughtful engineering. The magic behind Mars lies in its revolutionary …

Homni: The new superorganism taking over Earth

Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.<p>In Ancient Greek mythology, the Earth Goddess Gaia had nine titan sons, who attempted to control not just the Earth, but …

Singularity

Look into their eyes: Amazing collection of vintage posters shows how magicians advertised their dark arts 100 years ago

By<p>With their fiendish imagery and ghoulish characters, these magic posters enthralled audiences, promising them dark arts and unbelievable …

Posters

Black and White Photos Capture the Urban Grit of 1980s New York City

New York City during the 1980s was an entirely different kind of city than it is today. In his collection of work, street photographer Richard Sandler spent much of the decade capturing the urban grit found along the busy sidewalks, bustling street corners, and crowded subway trains throughout the …

New York City

Jean Leblanc Illustrations

Illustrations and various artworks by French illustrator Jean Leblanc.<p>Jean Leblanc aka Jeanti, is a French art director and illustrator who has …

Digital Art

Lessons in Innovation from Raspberry Pi's Jack Lang

At this year's Connected Conference—a Parisian event dedicated to connected hardware and the internet of things—we had the chance to hear Jack Lang, the co-founder of Raspberry Pi, speak. The conference focused on the complexities of open-sourcing and sharing freely within communities (with one of …

Raspberry Pi

Daily Inspiration #1795

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

Artist Beata Chrzanowska

The Art of Beata Chrzanowska.<p>More than a year ago I presented you several artworks by Beata Chrzanowska. It’s about time to provide you with further …

Art

Filmmaker Spends Half His Life Designing A Video Game No One Will Ever Play

Adam Butcher spent 13 years designing an eight-bit video game. Was he driven by creativity or madness?<p>In 2001, as a Smashing Pumpkins and <i>Lord of the Rings</i>-obsessed 14-year-old, filmmaker Adam Butcher embarked on a mission to create the video game of his dreams. He was an avid member of Click …

FlashForward

Aroma Bells

Wind Chimes are charming and building upon this idea is the Wind Bell. This digitally enhanced air purifier looks pleasing in the home environment …

Typography Mania #242

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Typography

Grovemade Modern Wood Watches Made From Domestic Hardwoods

<b>Grovemade wood watches</b> offers beautiful handcrafted watches made from domestic hardwoods. It offers a cutting-edge take on traditional timepiece. …

Furniture

Hand-Crafted Soaps Inspired by Melting Glaciers & Icebergs

Global warming doesn’t seem to be going anywhere, sadly, so it’s always nice to see someone trying to bring attention to such an overwhelming cause. …

Global Warming

A Creative Office Space for a Creative Company

Zazzle is an online retailer that custom manufactures products from artwork the client provides, making on-demand items they or others can purchase. …

“We Have Designed Cities To Make People Ill”

At the AIA convention in Chicago, professor Thomas Fisher entreats architects to “take responsibility” for designing healthier spaces.<p>“We are all suffering from the bad design in the world,” Thomas Fisher, an architecture professor and dean of the University of Minnesota’s design college, declared …

Architecture

Hotel El Ganzo, Los Cabos

by L.S. Winkler<p>Pablo Sanchez-Navarro created Hotel El Ganzo with the vision of building an exclusive adults-only destination in Los Cabos that catered to a youthfully inclined crowd and considered the tastes of locals and visitors alike. Through multitudes of collaborations, he and his cohorts have …

Los Cabos

Google’s Street Art Project is a Step in the Right Direction for Graffiti - The Fox Is Black

Google’s Paris-based Cultural Institute has recently launched a database called the Street Art Project. This initiative features street art from …

Daily Inspiration #1797

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art

Maddox Takes on Incompetent Lifehacks

The easiest thing in the world is to be a critic on the internet. But the hardest is to be an internet critic who's <i>funny</i>. Internet personality …

Lifehacks

Editorial illustrations by Michał Bednarski

Editorial illustrations for “Get Your Head Around the City”, a subjective city guide.<p>Michał Bednarski is a Lublin, Poland-based illustrator. The …