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Stoupakis Chios Homeric Mastiha Liqueur

Mastic trees flourish on the Greek island of Chios. In fact, it's one of the only places in the world where these trees are found, despite repeated attempts at growing them elsewhere. Natives of Chios have long used the trees' aromatic sap (called mastiha) for baking. Today, it's still found in …

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Exostrusion LED Watch Was Inspired by Rear Diffusers of Modern Sports Cars

<b>Exostrusion LED watch concept</b> was inspired by the rear diffusers of modern sports cars. It’s pretty simple actually, these diffusers are usually …

Industrial Design

Chance to Own a Piece of ID History: Brooks-Stevens-designed 1941 Ford Western Flyer Goes Up on the Block

Brooks Stevens was a Raymond-Loewy-level industrial designer, and in fact, formed the IDSA in conjunction with Loewy and a group of other ID'ers. And …

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Is A Flashy Piece Of Jewelry Really The Best Disguise For A Flash Drive?

USB flash drives are maddeningly easy to lose: they get sucked into the bowels of purses, along with old chapsticks and crumpled receipts, or get left in friends’ laptops. Some resort to wearing flash drives on geeky lanyards around their necks to avoid this, but U.K.-based designer Ming Wu …

Logo Design: Cheese

We keep going through our weekly journey checking out great logos! We're thinking ahead and we want to find new topics, good ones, to share with you …

Nepal smart-app erases digital footprint

Growing global concern on monitoring the online activity of social media users has compelled Nepalese entrepreneurs to develop a smartphone application that erases users' digital footprint.<p>Al Jazeera's Subina Shrestha reports from Kathmandu.

Startup of the Week: 3D Hubs

In February 2013, 3D Hubs founders Bram de Zwart and Brian Garret gave up their jobs at 3D Systems to bring the ingenuity of 3D printing to the …

New Batmobile Spied! Batman Trades His Awesome Tumbler for a Crossover?

Photo by Amacro13 on Instagram<p>The next Batman movie, <i>Batman vs. Superman, Dawn of Justice</i>, is more than half a year away from its scheduled release date (March 25, 2016), but that hasn’t dulled fans of the film’s lead character. As you probably guessed, we’re not talking about either of the movie’s …

Beijing Design Week 2014 to Take Place from September 26 - October 3, See You There!

September isn't just back-to-school month—it also marks the second wave of international design festivals, an impossibly omni-terrestrial agenda that …

Driving Jewelry

As you might guess from the name, the Driving Jewelry concept that visualizes the personal vehicle as a tailored reflection of one’s personal style …

Here's how DARPA's high-tech tanks will dodge RPGs (video)

DARPA's new Ground X-Vehicle Technology project aims to design tanks with less armor, but are faster and more agile as a result. Now, in the movies, we always see these beefy military vehicles rolling along slowly to action, so faster, grenade-dodging tanks might be a bit hard to imagine. …

Daily Inspiration #1863

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Gorgeous Stone Wall Mosaics Flow in Beautiful Spirals and Waves

Victoria, British Columbia-based artist duo Andreas Kunert and Naomi Zettl create gorgeous, decorative wall installations out of stone. The husband and wife, who own their own stonework design, consulting, and sculpting firm called <i>Ancient Art of Stone</i>, specialize in building murals, fireplaces, and …

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Dyson Develops 360-Degree Camera, Other Innovations for New 360 Eye Robot Vacuum

With a press release this morning, Dyson tidily answered some questions that have been in the back of our minds. Questions like:<p>1. What are they …

Soffio Macbook Sleeve Backpack

There’s nothing wrong with a little scuffs here and there on a great leather bag, especially when that bag keeps your 15″ MacBook Pro pristine. This …

Sodavalve: The Hand-Saver

Designer Injoon Yang has grandma to thank for this clever gadget! After noticing her struggling near the refrigerator, he realized she was having …

From Philippe Starck, an e-bike for every terrain

The multi-gifted French designer Philippe Starck has unveiled four specialised bicycles for four uniquely demanding environments.<p>Starck’s MASS collection (that’s <i>Mud</i>, <i>Asphalt</i>, <i>Sand</i> and <i>Snow</i>), broke cover on 27 August at Germany’s Eurobike 2014 bicycle trade fair. Along with the bikes, the collection …

2015 Jaguar F-type V-6 S Coupe

Dashing and rewarding, with just one spoiler.<p>Now that Jaguar’s F-type fleet includes six distinct models, picking one that best suits your fancy can be daunting. The coupes excel in aesthetics and practicality, the convertibles are more fun. Venturing beyond that body-style fork, this test of a V-6 …

Best of the Week: Tech News, Photography, Offices and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

986-HP McLaren P1 GTR Concept Revealed at Pebble Beach

The McLaren P1 GTR concept was officially revealed at a private event at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Based on the McLaren P1 street car, the track-only P1 GTR gets a power bump from 903 hp to 986 hp as well as other track-focused performance bits.<p>Track-only updates for the McLaren P1 GTR …

Feds Donate Armored MRAPs to Local Police Departments

<i>As the country focuses on the turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri, this week, here’s a look at a vehicular example of the rapidly increasing and disturbing trend of police militarization across the United States.</i><p>Built by several manufacturers in a dizzying array of variations, the MRAP (mine-resistant, …

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Toyota makes another beautiful 'Gran Turismo' supercar

Earlier this year, Toyota created the gorgeous FT-1 for "Vision Gran Turismo," an ongoing series of concept cars designed by real-world car companies and design studios in collaboration with Sony's Polyphony Digital for the release of <i>Gran Turismo 6</i>. The high-performance sports car was widely …

Oral-B SmartSeries Feature Bluetooth Connected Electric Toothbrush

Oral-B has set a new standard for an electric toothbrush, this company releases world’s first Bluetooth connected electric toothbrush as part of its …

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