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House Beautiful Kitchen of the Year comes to Buckhead

The project, spearheaded by designer Matthew Quinn, is open to the public this weekend only<p>Matthew Quinn’s genius is no surprise here in his …

Kitchens

Tesla Sends Owner Detailed Log After Self-Parking Crunch

Following a recent incident in which a Tesla Model S rammed into the back of a trailer — resulting in a shattered windshield on the $70,000 electric car — the manufacturer and car owner are embroiled in a technological tussle to determine who is at fault.<p>Tesla said the car owner, identified as …

Tesla

Endlessly Indigo: 5 Easy Ways to Add This Must-Have Color to Your Home Decor

image via<p>Timeless, yet on-trend, indigo is THE color of the moment. Indigo isn't just for your denim anymore; this vibrant hue is showing up everywhere lately, from the runway, to home decor and beyond. This spring and summer, add a touch of indigo to your own home with these fun finds!<p>When a …

Home Decorating

40 Dinner Ideas That Don't Need a Recipe

If you’re anything like me, your Pinterest board is likely filled with delicious-looking recipes that you’ll never make. Because let’s be real: When …

7 futuristic solar-powered cars will travel 1,900 miles through Australia’s outback

The 46 teams from 25 countries will drive almost 1,900 miles across Australia's Outback in solar powered cars as part of their participation in the World Solar Challenge.<p>The biannual competition requires participants to travel from Darwin, which is in North Australia, to Adelaide, in the southern …

Clean Energy

Google's new laptop could finally signal the triumph of Android over Chrome OS

A new Pixel device, which Google is reportedly set to introduce this week, could be the beginning of the end for Chrome OS.<p>The new Pixel C, according to a report in Android Police, will run the latest version of Google's Android software.<p>That would mark the first time that Android has been offered …

Google

No one wants to buy this famous interior design family's apartment — which just got a $9 million price chop

Owners Bob and Cortney Novogratz, a famous husband-and-wife interior design team, first listed the home in 2009 for $25 million. The price has dropped several times and is now down to $15.95 million.<p>Supermodel Heidi Klum rented the West Village spread over the summer, but now it's empty again. …

Interior Design

Microsoft's new iPhone app tries to take the pain out of scheduling

Weeks after Microsoft surprised us all by making an unexpected appearance during Apple's iPhone 6S reveal, the company has released another …

7 Styling Secrets to Steal From a Home Stager

They're pros at tricking the eye — whether you're selling your house or not.<p>As a designer and home stager to the stars, Meridith Baer has helped A-listers like Madonna and Brooklyn Decker sell their houses. While she often has the luxury of a large budget to work with, Baer notes that it takes more …

Extend the range of your home Wi-Fi network with this $20 gadget on Amazon

Regardless of which home Wi-Fi router you use in your house, there are always going to be slow areas and even dead spots. Sometimes they’re in the …

Maybe China thought no one would notice that it just killed the biggest stock futures market in the world

After the government started investigating short positions, raised margin requirements, and tightened position limits, volume in the country's two stock index futures markets plunged around 99%, Bloomberg's Kyoungwha Kim​ reports.<p>So it's basically gone.<p>Back in July, the World Federation of …

Stock Markets

How much it costs to rent an apartment in the 11 most expensive US cities

We turned to the Economic Policy Institute to find out, which recently released a 2015 Family Budget Calculator measuring the annual cost of necessities to live a secure yet modest lifestyle.<p>The calculator estimates the costs of housing, food, child care, transportation, healthcare, other …

Real Estate

Apple is about to hold the biggest event it's had in years — here's what to expect

It's an announcement we've been expecting for months; Apple has held press events to introduce its newest smartphone to the world every September since 2012.<p>But what makes this event different is that analysts and industry watchers are expecting the company to talk about more than just its new …

Apple Watch

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

An interview with Alex Gibney, director of Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

When Alex Gibney premiered <i>Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine</i> at SXSW, a group of Apple employees in the audience walked out. That's okay with him — the director behind 2005's Enron exposé <i>The Smartest Guys in the Room</i> and Scientology documentary <i>Going Clear</i> isn't known for shying away from complex …

Succession Planning

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See a Stunning NYC Apartment Hidden Inside a Water Tower

We've heard of water towers as art pieces, a hotel with a water tower-turned-bar, and even a speakeasy hidden inside a water tower. But <i>New York</i> magazine's latest <i>Design Hunting</i> issue goes inside something even better: a penthouse apartment built into the <b>water tower of an Upper East Side building</b>. …

We may be able to interact with the next iPad in an entirely new way

According to 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman, who in recent days has steadily reported information about Apple's plans for its huge event, a large-screened iPad called the "iPad Pro" will also be sold with a new Apple-made stylus.<p>Gurman reports the bigger iPad will come with a stylus, which will allow people …

InterAct

House Cleaning Tips & Ideas - TODAY.com

Today.com<p>Video<br>• Food<br>• Health & Wellness<br>• Style<br>• Home<br>• Parents<p>More<p>Shop<p>Clean smarter, better and faster with easy tips and advice that will keep your home in order<p>This interactive spring cleaning guide will make your life so much easier<p>Ready for spring cleaning? Here's how to clean everything, room by …

Anne Hathaway

Tesla Model 3 will cost $35,000, launch in 2017

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced the Model 3, the company's latest electric car, will cost $35,000 (£22,900). Billed as a smaller, cheaper …

Tesla

From a Standard-Issue Bathroom to a Masculine-Yet-Romantic Escape

And it was all inspired by a glamorous Marilyn Monroe print.<p>Jonathan Stiers, the blogger (and designer) behind The Stiers Aesthetic, bought his house eight years ago — and since that day, he had left the master bath exactly the same.<p>And it was fine space. The room featured all the trappings of an …

Lenovo has seen the future of phones and smartwatches, and this is it

I'm no psychic, nor am I a time traveler, but I saw the future.<p>I love being a technology journalist not only because I get to see new gadgets before …

New Adonit Jot Dash stylus aims to be the ballpoint pen for tablets

If you’re someone who grabs your iPad or Android tablet first and a paper notebook second — if at all — Adonit’s new Jot Dash stylus is designed to be your new ballpoint pen.<p>Designed as a general, all-purpose digital pen for just about any mobile device, Jot Dash has a balanced anondized aluminum …

How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

Thousands of Yazidi women have been enslaved by ISIS. Does paying their captors for their freedom fund the terrorist organization?<p>ERBIL, Iraq — In a …

The Mothers of All Disasters

Massive hurricanes striking Miami or Houston. Earthquakes leveling Los Angeles or Seattle. Deadly epidemics. Meet the “maximums of maximums” that keep emergency planners up at night.<p>For years before Hurricane Katrina, storm experts warned that a big hurricane would inundate the Big Easy. Reporters …

San Francisco

Who Crashed China’s Stock Market?

Beijing’s top five scapegoats, from journalists to hedge funds to the U.S. federal reserve<p>China’s stock markets continue to stumble, despite the massive stimulus that the government has unleashed to prop them up. The Shanghai benchmark index fell by 1.23 percent Tuesday, after closing down slightly …

Stock Markets

A 1890 Victorian Manor Gets an Industrial Renovation

An ambitious TV star said "out with the old!" But she still took inspiration from the home's original details.<p>Back in 2008, this120-year-old workman's cottage was the definition of rundown: The kitchen was in disrepair, the layout was the opposite of open and inviting, and there was a two-story …