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Tech Jobs, Cheaper Housing: The New Silicon Cities

In search of more space and a slower pace, tech executives are skipping Silicon Valley and seeking out new locales from Oregon to Alabama.<p>By<p>Cecilie Rohwedder<p>Cecilie Rohwedder<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@CRohwedder<p>cecilie.rohwedder@wsj.com<p><b>When Jeff Hanlon</b> left Silicon Valley last year, he found …

Silicon Valley

How to travel in style - with only hand luggage

Not long ago, I went away for two weeks with – hold the front page – just hand luggage. Not any old away, but four days of swanking it up for a Chanel show that entailed dinners, interviews, after-parties, sight-seeing, visiting artists’ studios – the usual grind. Then 10 days of holiday – more …

This website lets you book private jet rides that are cheaper than some commercial flights

Stratajet bills itself as "the world's first online private jet marketplace," using technology to pull up real-time prices and availability for aircraft, much like Skyscanner or Expedia except for private jets.<p>Though it's not the only private jet booking website online, it's the first to let users …

Watch: Short videos that TED says will recharge your brain

With more than 100 speakers over five days, attending TED conferences can be an emotional roller coaster ride, as attendees flit from talks on virtual reality to racial prejudice, climate change to Google art, incarceration to drones. TED uses brief videos in between talks to reset the mood and …

Music Videos

16 creative jewelry brands millennials will adore

In spite of what the jewelry commercials claim, not "every kiss begins with Kay."<p>In fact, if you're looking for genuine affection when gift-giving …

Jewelry

Cognitive Computing Powers 6 Smart Deployments

Cognitive computing, which enabled IBM Watson to win Jeopardy!, is helping professionals get expert assistance and make faster, more intelligent …

TACC Speeds Big Data Analytics with Nomadic Computing

Researchers at TACC have developed a new tool to analyze bigger datasets using supercomputers and machine learning algorithms. Called NOMAD, the tool …

Machine Learning

16 Sex Toys So Pretty They Don't Look Like Sex Toys

Like, can-leave-out-in-front-of-houseguests-and-not-be-embarrassed pretty.<p>Because no one (looking at you, airport security) really needs to know, here are 16 ultra-discreet vibrators and sex-ccessories so chic that no one would ever guess what they really are.

Lips

Luxury San Francisco Commuter Bus is a Coffee Shop on Wheels

With a coffee bar, free WiFi and a distinctively laid-back vibe, the newest luxury bus line to hit San Francisco's streets offers all the comforts of your favorite caf on wheels. The recently launched company Leap lets you travel in style, socialize and get work done all at the same time. An …

OSMOSE Swinging Bed

<i>Osmose</i> is a hammock-inspired, foldable rocking lounger for both outdoor and indoor use. Design by <b>Sakura Adachi</b> for <b>Fermob</b>.<p><b>OSMOSE Swinging Bed</b>, …

Furniture

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The hottest smartphone maker in China is now selling gorgeous TV sets for dirt cheap

There's a lot to love about the TV's specs, which includes a Sharp-built monitor and fast, powerful chips to handle the Android-based OS. It also supports all kinds of video and gaming formats, it's super thin, and you can even buy it with one of several bright candy-colored casings, which are both …

A SAD Lamp To Brighten Your Mood And Your Home

For some people, winter is a dark time, both emotionally and literally. Light therapy is one of the main treatments for seasonal affective disorder–sometimes known as the winter blues. Unfortunately, most light boxes used to treat SAD aren’t exactly something you’d want to leave lying around your …

Miniature

This Throwable Computer Teaches Kids How To Code

Hackaball gives kids the power to program their own games, and takes coding outside.<p>Coding is a great skill for kids to learn but it can be a lonely, sedentary endeavor. Hackaball, a new toy created from a partnership between the design agencies MAP and Made By Many, promises to get kids off their …

Loneliness

Articles about who knew relaxed tropical retreat could be made shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

This modern residence and gallery near San Jose, Costa Rica uses metal boxes like puzzle pieces to create a photographer's dream...<p>I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the first...<p>Using shipping containers to create …

Turn Your Old iPhone Into A New, Braun-Inspired Radio

Your old iPhone might not run the latest apps or hold a charge all day, but it’s still an amazing little machine, capable of upgrading almost any appliance in your home, if only there was a way to make that happen.<p>The iReadyO radio ($83), a new Kickstarter project by the Korean design studio PlusD, …

iPhone

Steve McQueens 1957 Jaguar XK-SS - Colorizedoldsoulretro

Steve McQueens 1957 Jaguar XK-SS - Colorized

Now On Airbnb: An Alpine Cable Car That Dangles 9,000 Feet In The Air

A cable car suspended in the air near the icy town of Courcheval in the French Alps has been transformed into a luxurious apartment, and it’s now on Airbnb. But not just anyone can rent it: It’s only available as the grand prize in Airbnb’s latest competition.<p>Hanging near the top of the Sommet de …

Sea Level

This Hubless Bicycle Folds to the Size of an Umbrella

Folding bicycles are wonderful, but by and large they have to strike a compromise: large wheels and limited portability, or small pack-size but with …

Indoor Cycling

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Dubai police show off their supercars at night

It's like a Need for Speed trailer, but it's real. And it's awesome.<p>Exotic cars in police livery scream across a causeway at night, lights blaring. It's a Ferrari FF and a Mercedes SLS-AMG racing to meet up with a Bugatti Veyron, Mercedes G63 AMG, McLaren MP4-12C … and more. The music swells, the …

United Arab Emirates

Dyna Guerilla | By Rough Crafts

Taiwan based Rough Crafts have unveiled their latest build, the spectacular "Dyna Guerilla", a stripped-down 2009 Fat Bob. Winston Yeh, the talent …

Articles about you wont believe cozy home inside converted grain silo on Dwell.com - Dwell

Following the advent of modernism, sacred architecture continues to reinvent religious expression.<p>From shipping containers to multi-modular holiday retreats, these sleek prefabs prove style does not have to be compromised with...<p>Nantucket is an affluent zip code off the coast of Massachusetts known …