Shakeel Ahmed

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Dakar Rally Hits the Sand: Pictures

Mercedes-Benz Unveils Self-Driving Luxury Vehicle Concept at CES 2015

Only weeks after Google officially unveiled their self-driving car prototype, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz chose this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to debut the F 015 Luxury in Motion, a concept vehicle that can operate entirely without a driver behind the wheel.<p>Futuristic in …

Comfort Knows No Limits – Height-Adjustable Desk Designs

This is a feature all desks should ideally include. <b>Height-adjustable desks</b> are more practical and functional and allow you to control the height at …

WOW Air’s CEO Argues All Low-Cost Routes to Europe Go Through Reykjavik

What’s the best way for a low-cost carrier to gain transatlantic routes? If you ask WOW Air’s CEO and sole owner, Skúli Mogensen, the best flightpath …

10 Best Dressed: Week of December 8, 2014

This week's best dressed fell into four taxonomies of fabulousness: the glamorous risk-takers, the megawatt model, the perfect use of a little black dress, and the sleekest, chicest menswear imaginable. The Venn diagram overlap only strengthens the case!

25 Game Changing Dresses of 2014

From Rihanna's naked dress to Sarah Jessica Parker's Oscar de la Renta-signed gown, we look back at the most memorable celebrity looks that dared to change the fashion game.<p>2014 was yet another year of memorable fashion choices. From Rihanna's naked dress at the CFDA Awards to Sarah Jessica …

Red Carpet

Artist Spends Over a Decade Carving Out Elaborate Caverns By Hand

Artist Ra Paulette has hand-carved elaborate and awe-inspiring caves deep into the rock faces of New Mexico for more than a decade. Making a daily trek into the sandstone mesas of New Mexico, Paulette crafts these magnificent caverns completely on his own with only simple hand tools. To adorn the …

New Mexico

DTI Logo

I have not been this enthralled with a photographer who shoots commercial spaces in a long time, but Steve Herud is a genius when it comes to …

Google Found A Partner To Make Its Futuristic Contact Lenses

The device for diabetics would measure glucose in tear fluid and send the data wirelessly to a mobile device, Novartis said. The technology is potentially life-changing for many diabetics, who prick their fingers as many as 10 times daily to check their body's production of the sugar.<p>Success would …

15 Versatile Modular Living Room Units, Trendy Contemporary Designs

When it comes to living room wall units, adaptability and versatility are the key elements that we often look for. Modern modular wall-mounted living …

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

World Cup 2014 final features "most tested" football ever

Players in tonight's World Cup final in Brazil will battle for possession of the Brazuca, the official tournament ball. Adidas global football …

See Who Actually Owns The Food You Eat–And How They’re Behaving

There are more than 38,000 products in the average American supermarket. That means tons of choice, right? In fact, the vast majority of these products are owned by just 10 companies. Those friendly looking Green Giant pees? That’s General Mills. And Odwalla juice? That’s Coca Cola. This matters, …

Villa Blåbär, a House Located in Nacka, Sweden by pS Arkitektur

Villa Blåbär – Modern architecture in harmony with Sweden’s nature.<p>The team of pS Arkitektur has completed Villa Blåbär, a house located in Nacka, …

The Solar-Powered Airplane That Can Fly Forever Makes Its First Flight

The Solar Impulse 2 took 50 engineers, 80 technological partners, and 100 technical advisors 12 years to conceptualize, design, and build. All of their work culminated in this week's two hour-long test flight.

Peak MacBook Cover & Stand by Aecraft

Peak is a minimalist design created by Belgium-based company Aecraft. Peak is unique in that the leather cover also serves as a small stand for the …

Annex: Snap Fit Marble Tables by Joe Doucet

Using classic, hand-honed marble, Joe Doucet designed these gorgeous modern tables that use only gravity to stay together. The Annex Tables easily …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world

Pictures of the Week 1.17.14

The Other Tunnel