September McCarthy

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Trapecio Notebook, Color

Whaaat. A trapezoid notebook? Double pages unfold to a trapezium, all in a wonderful array of colors. Trapezoid, trapezium, it’s enough to make you …

Monochrome

Intel on the maker community: ‘It’s never been a more exciting time to invent the future’

During a keynote at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, Intel corporate strategy officer and resident anthropologist Genevieve Bell explored what it takes to be a “Maker” in the modern do-it-yourself technology phenomenon.<p>Bell linked the movement to build your own hardware, physical …

Hail Creates Content For Multiple Online Publishing Platforms With One Click

If you work on any kind of online content, you know it’s not enough to hit publish and then sit back waiting for traffic. Links have to be shared to Facebook and Twitter, excerpts posted to Tumblr, and newsletters formatted and emailed. For organizations with limited resources, this is a huge drain …

Stairs Revisited: Another 12 Modern Staircases

Architect Ammar Eloueini worked with architect Marc Fornes of THEVERYMANY™ to complete this Corian screen/handrial that spans the side of this wooden …

Architecture

Tesla's Newly-Announced "Powerwall" Home Battery Already Sold Out Through Mid 2016

On April 30, Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced the Powerwall home battery system, his company's newest and highly anticipated product. It charges by using electricity generated from solar panels, or when utility rates are low, and powers your house in the evening. The response to the Powerwall was …

Tesla

Flower Power is here to stay!

Plant some greenery in your yard. Save the earth. Plant a Smartflower in your yard. Save the earth and save a few bucks! The smartflower is a rather …

Genealogy hangouts, webinars and chats this coming week

<b>DearREADERS,</b><br>Thanks to the centralized calendar at GeneaWebinars.com, genealogists interested in learning more about our craft may register for these</b> …

Genealogy

Here's What You Can Do with Google Maps' New Data Layers

Google is adding new features to Data Layers in its JavaScript Maps API, which will allow developers to build a new breed of interactive apps that collect geographical data input from users.<p>With the revised API, you can now use interactive Data Layers to collect user reviews on the best places to …

Apps

Tesseract. AllSpark. Wondercube!

It takes a geek to get what I meant by that heading. Nevertheless, the Tesseract and the AllSpark are uber-powerful cubes from the Avengers and the …

Buster + Punch LED Buster Bulbs Look Great Naked

Buster + Punch first caught our eyes with their collection of lighting fixtures inspired by 2-wheeled motorcycle detailing, bulb fixtures so nice it …

Amazingly Intricate Laser-Cut Wood Relief Sculptures by Gabriel Schama

Oakland-based artist Gabriel Schama creates incredibly intricate, densely layered wood relief sculptures using thin, laser-cut pieces of mahogany plywood. He starts with a vector illustration that is sent to a laser cutter. Lasers carve designs into 1/8-inch sheets of plywood, which are then glued …

Sculpture

Virginia Archives: 147 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

Virginia has long played a prominent role in American history. The first permanent English settlement in the New World was established in Virginia in …

Abandoned Puppy and Stray Kitten Become the Most Adorable Best Friends

Meet Chip and Adele, the duo that proves we all need friends, especially when we're going through a rough patch. Operation Kindness, a no-kill shelter in Texas, is currently the home to Chip, a five-week-old chihuahua puppy, and Adele, a four-week-old kitten. The two came into the shelter on the …

Cute

From One Rangefinder to Another

For the past month I’ve been working with the Fujifilm X-Pro1, which has been on loan to me. I shot all the <i>Pop Up</i> portraits with it, over 5,000 …

The Book of Life's Lil Pleasures

The Book of Life's Lil Pleasures<p>via fubiz.net<p>Following up on “The Mini Book of Major Events,” illustrator Evan Lorenzen has gone back to pint-sized publications with “The Book of Life’s Lil Pleasures.” A look inside the tiny booklet reveals pages of doodles detailing the small pleasures in life …

Imperial College London

Sam Pearce has "reinvented the wheel" by replacing spokes with springs

British inventor Sam Pearce has created a shock-absorbing wheel for bicycles and wheelchairs that is designed to help users negotiate uneven streets …

Maps of West Pomeranian Province by Adam Quest

Three infographic maps of the West Pomeranian Province created by Adam Quest.<p>The Poznań, Poland based illustrator Adam Quest was tasked to create 3 …

Can Different Shades Of Text Help Separate Rumor From Fact In The News?

A recent Quartz story used differing shades of text in an attempt to prevent the spread of misinformation.<p>Breaking news on the Internet is an ever evolving process. Unlike in traditional media, where a definitive version of a story had to be finished and sent to print, on the Internet, as long as …

Precious Moments: I’ve Learned To Catch The Smiles of Sleeping Babies

I was photographing families and toddlers in 2010 and 2011 and my work was a bit uninspiring. Then I saw American photographers creating these …

5 Magazines to Make History Come Alive

The word “history” is Greek for inquiry, which is knowledge acquired by investigation of the past. Scholars interpret this information and study how it relates to humans. Long, narrative accounts of events can get rather boring, but with Flipboard you can read about various perspectives you …

Ancient Civilization

Messenger Bags & Laptop Bags | Footwear & Apparel

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A Simple Web App That Makes Designing Your Own Font A Cinch

Think you’ve got what it takes to design the next Helvetica? Prove it with this app.<p>Designing a typeface is an equal mixture of art and science. But what if you take the art out of the equation, and just leave the (computer) science? Metaflop is a new online playground for font creation that lets …

This Site Quantifies Associations Between Words And Colors

Cymbolism lets you vote on the color you most associate with a given word, giving designers data on which colors best convey feelings.<p>What color is the word “music?” How about the colors of words like “spiffy,” “cookie,” “devil,” and “cottage?” Making associations between words, colors, and …

Articles about ranch style house california gets contemporary makeover on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Cardiff by the Sea, a client's love of yoga shines through in her redesigned home.<p>This remodeled and extended ranch house in Del Mar is a modern farmhouse-meets-beach shack.<p>Taking cues from their style-conscious clients, Portland-based Jessica Helgerson Interior Design transforms an Amagansett …

Tea House

The Deckstop: Desktops Made From Trashed Skateboard Decks

Just when I thought making this tabletop out of pallet wood was laborious, these guys might have topped it.<p>Your average skateboard deck is made out …

A New Artificial Skylight System Nearly Indistinguishable from the Sun Itself | Colossal

<p>In what may be one of the most ground-breaking developments in creating artificial sunlight, a group of Italian scientists recently announced …

Not Just Any Hot Rod

The Pluma Kettle is not just your regular water heating stick. There are two things that make it stand apart from the rest of the brigade. Firstly, …

This Line Of Furniture Is An Erector Set For Adults. Literally!

If this infinitely reconfigurable furniture line reminds you of your childhood toys, it’s because it’s by the same company.<p>Building Ikea furniture is like playing with an Erector Set that gives you splinters; is missing a random assortment of parts; can break you and your girlfriend up. Building …