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Google Photos gets smarter, automatically creates albums with your best photos

Google rolled out a small but useful update to its Google Photos service today, which will allow the creation of what Google calls “smarter albums.” These are photo albums automatically created on users’ behalf, following an event or a trip, and will include a curated selection of your best shots, …

Apps

The Novice Gardener: Is It Safe to Grow Food in Urban Soil?

It all started when a close friend refused to eat the rosemary I’d cut from my window box on the grounds that it was “polluted.”<p>Touché—the window box …

Articles about tour internationally acclaimed spanish designers home he gives you decor tips along on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architect and designer Andrés Jaque takes us on a tour of pre-modern Madrid, highlighting the spaces where progressive design is...<p>The always popular Dwell Home Tour series will explore Portland for the first time this summer.<p>It’s not every local homes tour that merits attention beyond a city’s …

Home Tours

Brain Metabolism Predicts Fluid Intelligence in Young Adults

<b>A healthy brain is critical to a person’s cognitive abilities, but measuring brain health can be a complicated endeavor. A new study by University of</b> …

7 pro tips for staying competitive as an artist

You might know the best pencils to use and how to choose the right drawing tools, but how do you stay competitive as an artist?<p>Cape Town-based …

The Great Wide Open, out now by @Gestalten and co-edited by Jeffrey Bowma , is a book about unforgettable adventures around the world, in an era when we so often forget to leave behind our fast-paced routine to simply explore the wilderness around us. These landscape, picturing the #BavarianForest in #Germany, was captured by Kilian Schönberger @kilianschoenberger. Photography by Kilian Schönberger, from The Great Wide Open, © Gestalten 2015 // #forest #landscape #adventure

Does Design Run In Your Family? This Graphic Charts Parent-Child Career Paths

Are you more likely to chose or reject an occupation because of what your parents do? Two Facebook researchers decided to find out.<p>Some people choose to follow their parents into a career–whether for comfort, ease, or a sense of familial expectation. Others may reject it outright for all those same …

Articles about designer brings her bold brand texas modern atlanta family home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a traditional 1920s abode in Atlanta for a transplanted...<p>Shuttling between her Paris apartment and her German workshop, Gesa Hansen strikes a balance while continuing a family design...<p>In Handcrafted Modern, photographer Leslie …

New York City

Good Enough

NYC, 2016 #cindyprojectI am not easily satisfied. I always want the “best”; “good enough” never satisfies me.I’ve always been interested in gadgets …

Street Photography

Inside a Georgian Revival That's the Picture of Elegance

Filled with vintage and new pieces, this Beverly Hills home by Mary McDonald puts a glamorous spin on tradition.<p>In the hands of dynamic designer Mary McDonald, one Beverly Hills house just keeps getting better.

The 9 Winning Photos of the 2015 Smithsonian Photo Contest

The Smithsonian has just announced the winning photos of its 13th annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest. A total of 9 winning shots were selected from …

The New Neutrals: What They Are and How to Decorate With Them

Because taupe is so 2015.<p>Who said neutrals have to be boring? When it comes to decorating, a neutral palette doesn't always start and end with beige. Just ask designers Sasha Bikoff, Henriette von Stockhausen and Anne Hepfer, who agree that certain colors can create a pared-down look that's …