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Pictures of the Week 11.29.13

What does music mean to you?

This was the question asked to the young participants of the competition run by Bang & Olufsen. To designers Sam Whyman & Andrew Guscott, it meant …

What is the future of sustainable design? - open thread

Designers have shaped every aspect of the world we live in today. From the chair you're sitting in, to the window you may be peering out of, conscious thought was put into each fine detail of the product's functionality, appearance and performance. So imagine the power of placing sustainability at …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 6 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

Daily Inspiration #1617

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 …

Digital Art

The Co.Design Guide To Black Friday

If we had to pinpoint what we appreciate most in consumer goods, we’d say this: shortcuts. We’re dazzled by them. We’re talking about everything from environmentally conscious shortcuts (turning a used water bottle into a micro-humidifier) to money-saving shortcuts (stick-on panels that look like …

54 Colorful Small Icons – Introducing The Smallicons [Freebie]

Here’s what you’ll get:<p>PSD file with 32- and 64-pixel versions;<br>• Ready-to-use PNG files in 32- and 64-pixel versions (@2x sizes are also included with …

Google violated Dutch data protection laws, says watchdog

<b>Google breached Dutch data protection laws by combining data on users of its different services, said the Netherlands' privacy watchdog.</b><p>The decision came after a seven-month investigation into changes Google made to its privacy policy.<p>The changes were made in March 2012 and meant Google gathered …

North Korea images suggest reactor testing

The United Nations nuclear agency said it had seen releases of steam and water indicating that North Korea may be seeking to restart a reactor that experts say would be capable of making plutonium for atomic bombs.<p>North Korea announced in April that it would revive its aged research reactor at the …

China scrambles jets after US and Japan enter air zone

China sends fighters to identify and follow flights by US and Japan in its newly established maritime air defence zone over the East China Sea<p>China said it launched two fighter planes on Friday to investigate flights by a dozen US and Japanese reconnaissance and military planes in its new …