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Penguin Enrichment

During a recent visit to Los Angeles, we stopped by the Aquarium of the Pacific after hearing about their interesting use of technology in the enrichment program for their Magellanic penguins. Experimenting with many objects to engage the naturally curious birds, aviculturist Sara Mandel found that …

Valentino

Kate Moss in 10 inspiring looks

FASHION SHOPPING<p><b>From boho chic, to rock edginess, tuxedo tailoring to red carpet elegance, we take you on an inspiring journey through 10 key looks</b> …

Model Life: This Week on Instagram

FASHION MODELS<p><b>With Toni Garrn at last night's Golden Globes after-party, Maryna Linchuk at the Festival of Tulum and Constance Jablonski at the Perez</b> …

Made-to-measure fragrance at Ex Nihilo

BEAUTY ADDRESS OF THE WEEK<p><b>The latest newcomer on the Paris fragrance scene, Ex Nihilo has just opened its first shop, right in the heart of the</b> …

Kate Moss

Born on January 16, 1974 in Croydon, <b>Kate Moss</b> was discovered at age 14 in New York City's JFK airport, by the founder of <b>Storm</b> modeling agency, <b>Sarah</b> …

The 867 diamond bracelet by Ralph Lauren

JEWELRY OBSESSION OF THE DAY

Parametric Bench – Interior Design by Oleg Soroko

Bench Design Concept.<p>This parametric bench was designed by Oleg Soroko aka After-Form, a Moscow, Russia based architect as well as interior and …

Furniture

Ora Ïto Mobility Collection

While navigating the endless aisles of tech brands—both young and old—at CES last week, we came across Ora Ïto, a design-driven accessory brand we first noticed back in 2006. Led by celebrated French industrial designer Ita Morabito (aka Ora Ïto), the label acts as an outlet for his prolific mind, …

A Design Boutique Opens in Poland

A new boutique in the Silesia region promotes local design.<p>Geszeft, a new boutique in Katowice, Poland, promotes local artists and fashion designers by selling apparel and accessories in an attractive modern space.<p>Designed by Joanna Wołoszyn and Daria Barnaś, the shop is divided between two rooms, …

Selling

Stainless: Hypnotizing Slow-Motion Footage from Trains Pulling into Stations | Colossal

<p>These videos by Adam Magyar are one of those things that are difficult to explain verbally, but as soon as you see it, you realize how completely …

Cliffhanger Residence in North Vancouver, Canada by Kevin Vallely Design

The Architecture of the Cliffhanger Residence.<p>The small Canadian design and architecture studio Kevin Vallely Design was entrusted with the design of …

Artist Creates “Paintings” with One Sheet of Intricately Folded Fabric

British artist Benjamin Shine creates textured “paintings” by carefully folding and ironing one giant sheet of tulle fabric. His subjects range from portraits of iconic stars like Elizabeth Taylor to realistic renditions of elderly hands and beautifully abstract faces emerging from the flowing …

Giant Louis Vuitton Trunk Overshadowing Lenin Exits Red Square

<b>MOSCOW, Russia —</b> Workers in orange jackets and cranes were busy today dismantling a giant suitcase erected by LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA in …

LVMH Widens Antoine Arnault’s Responsibilities With Loro Piana

<b>PARIS, France —</b> LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the world’s largest luxury-goods maker, named Antoine Arnault chairman of cashmere clothier Loro …

Lucky Brand Jeans Sold for $225 Million to Leonard Green

<b>NEW YORK, United States —</b> Fifth & Pacific Cos. agreed to sell its Lucky Brand Jeans division to private-equity firm Leonard Green & Partners LP for …

Google’s VP9 Video Codec Gets Backing from ARM, Nvidia, Sony And Others, Gives 4K Video Streaming A Fighting Chance

Google’s VP9 video codec is getting a major boost today. While Mozilla, Google’s own Chrome browser and a few video players like FFmpeg started supporting VP9 over the course of the last year, what was mostly missing from Google’s ecosystem for this highly efficient video codec was hardware …

Why Philips Flattened The Light Bulb

Introducing the SlimStyle, a pancake-shaped light bulb that represents the LED industry’s latest attempt to court skeptical consumers.<p>Yesterday, a federal ban on production of 40- and 60-watt incandescent bulbs went into effect, forcing consumers to switch to more efficient (if less aesthetically …

Hovering Tree Illusion by Daniel Siering and Mario Shu in Potsdam, Germany | Colossal

<p>I’m really enjoying this rural intervention (?) created earlier this week by Daniel Siering and Mario Shu in Potsdam, Germany. The duo wrapped a …

How can I stop my wireless router getting hacked?

Set up a longer passkey and change or hide the SSID, suggests Rick Maybury<p><i>One of my neighbours has been boasting about a program that sends millions of password permutations to wireless routers, with the intention of using their Internet connection and hacking into local computers, without the</i> …

'Hutching up' – how London's housing crisis has young people at it like rabbits

When it came to young people falling in love and settling down, their elders used to think they were too impetuous to really know their own minds. Then, when young people began to take a little longer to do so, the elders started worrying about their biological clocks.<p>Fear not, though: in London, …

Raspberry Pi hack creates a smart TV from a not-so-bright set

Many of us only wish we could upgrade our less-than-smart TVs. Carnivore at <i>DroidBuild</i>, however, has taken matters into his own hands -- he recently finished installing a Raspberry Pi-based media center into his own 40-inch Hisense screen. The hack replaces the TV's built-in speaker with a Raspbmc …

Best Trips 2014

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

Google Releases Glass Development Kit ‘Sneak Peek’ And 5 New Glass Apps That Already Use It

Today Google released the Glass Development Kit (GDK) as a sneak peek for developers. Anyone can use it, but it lacks a Glass emulator, so testing apps without actually owning Glass will be nigh impossible.<p>By releasing the GDK, Google has turned Glass from a neat toy into a platform, one that is …