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Articles about eichler inspired modular home california on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the heart of Silicon Valley, a 2,121-square-foot Eichler home oozes with midcentury charm and sophistication after a...<p>Ranging from $795,000 to $4,250,000, these Californian Eichler homes run the gamut from cozy bungalows to rare, double-story...<p>Faced with the unique challenge of renovating the …

Articles about going deutsch on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a German town known more for its medieval castle than its modern architecture, the JustK Haus is a prefab home fit for a...<p>Along the ever-expanding coastline of Hawaii’s Big Island, an architect and his family exchange fast-paced city life for a...<p>Robotic furniture sounds less far-fetched when …

Prefab Homes

Articles about best small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>To find out the answer, we surveyed our panel of Dwell Pros.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities …

Small Spaces

Articles about small space living lifeedited on Dwell.com - Dwell

For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in outer space ever since you first …

Small Spaces

Articles about run sun on Dwell.com - Dwell

You don’t have to choose between sustainable energy and curb appeal.<p>In Los Angeles, California, a family of four inhabits a polychrome fantasia in the heart of Chinatown.<p>Succulents have been enjoying some time in the spotlight as eco friendly plants that take little water and even less …

Architecture

Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Prefab Homes

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

Small Spaces

PHOTOS: Explore 4 Envy-Inducing Lofts, Penthouses and Townhomes from Dwell’s City Modern Home Tour

1/42<p>SkyHouse NYC Penthouse by David Hoston Architect<p><i>The SkyHouse Penthouse boasts a shiny indoor slide.</i><p>It goes without saying that NYC plays host to …

Home Tours

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Federal Energy Regulator Burns The Barn To Roast The Pig; Steep Penalty On Distributed Power Provider May Have Unintended Consequences

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is wrapping up a banner year in the battle against misconduct and manipulation in energy markets.<p>Over the past year, the FERC assessed nearly one billion dollars in civil penalties against a broad spectrum of participants in the wholesale electric power …

Crazy 'Luna Ring' Moon Solar Plant Could Beam Constant Green Energy to Earth

The moon affects the tides on Earth, helps brightens the night sky, and soon it might also provide us with even more solar power. Tokyo-based Shimizu …

Green Energy

Angelina Jolie Rumored to Buy Heart-Shaped Petre Island for Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie is rumored to have bought the beautiful Petre Island for Brad Pitt for his 50th birthday. The heart-shaped island went on the market …

Angelina Jolie

Photographing Star Trails From Space, At 17,000 MPH

Is this really Earth we see in these photographs? It can’t be. There’s no blue ocean, golden continents, or clearly delineated socio-political boundaries. It must be some sort of cosmic record player…or maybe just a really great Photoshop…of something.<p>In truth, these photos offer us a glimpse of …

Watch: An Astronaut’s One-Way Trip Into Space

It’s a haunting image, but then again, there are worse ways to spend retirement.<p>It’s the cruel joke of the universe. The longevity of man simply doesn’t scale to the unfathomable expanses of the cosmos. Our closest neighbor, the Canis Major Dwarf Galaxy, is 25,000 light years away. Even if you …

Director Rian Johnson’s Full-Length Spoiler: A Downloadable “Looper” Commentary Track

As he did with his previous film, <i>The Brothers Bloom</i>, Johnson has recorded a commentary track that is meant to be heard in-theater. (Of course, he …

Bruce Willis

What startups need to know about TPP, the secret global trade agreement

In the name of “individual rights and free expression,” WikiLeaks this week released the draft text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement — an international trade agreement with the stated aim of liberalizing the economies of the Asia-Pacific region. Among other problems, this agreement …

Here's Why Finland Is A Great Place To Run A Startup

The country is home to successful startups like Rovio, the maker of Angry Birds, Nokia, and multibillion-dollar gaming company Supercell.<p>Here are just a few reasons why Finland seems to be a great place to have a startup.<p><i>Disclosure: Finnish funding agency Tekes and Finnfacts, a non-profit media</i> …

Startups

This online journalism startup raised $1.7M in crowdfunding and you’ve never heard of it

We’ve been writing a lot lately about online journalism startups like Matter — which was acquired by Medium and just dropped its paywall — and NSFW …

Google 'spins invisible web' with user data, Dutch watchdog says

Google's practice of combining user data from its different services without user consent violates Dutch data protection law, the country's privacy watchdog said Thursday.<p>A 2012 overhaul of Google's privacy policy gave the company the right to "combine personal information" across multiple …

While Mulally/Nadella Remain the Favorites, Bates Is Silicon Valley’s Choice for Microsoft CEO

Tony Bates<p>About 10 days ago, <b>AllThingsD</b> reported once again that Ford CEO Alan Mulally was in the lead position to take over as CEO of Microsoft, with …

Silicon Valley