Paul Rockwell

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Geyserville Vineyard

Situated on six acres of California Wine Country, the Geyserville Vineyard incorporates modern design in an industrial shell. The base of the home is …

These are the leading credit card processing companies

There are two types of processors in the payment-card system. Front-end processors route transactions from merchants to the cardholder's bank to gain authorization; that is, they make sure a customer has enough available credit or funds to make a purchase. Back-end processors are responsible for a …

FinTech

MM House

Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador<p>Esta vivienda ha tenido, desde su estado de planificación, diversos cambios arquitectónicos para poder acondicionarse con exactitud a las necesidades del cliente, es por eso que ya en la etapa constructiva inclusive, se fueron realizando modificaciones que han permitido …

North Korea is far from being irrational — it actually has a plan

The United States has several thousand operational nuclear missiles. It has a large fleet of strategic bombers, an enormous navy, and hundreds of thousands of soldiers and marines. The US could bomb, blockade, and invade North Korea if it chose to incur the cost.<p>Yet North Korea is threatening to …

Adidas x Henry Poole Capsule Collection

<b>A collaboration between Adidas and a Saville Row tailor is not something I could have imagined,</b> however <i>Henry Poole</i> and the world-renowned sportswear …

Hopen Place

Los Angeles, California<p>Join Zillow for a tour of Matthew Perry's ultimate bachelor pad in Los Angeles that's asking $13.5 million.<p>Could the views from this home in the Hollywood Hills be anymore breathtaking? Chandler Bing would surely be jealous—and while there’s no Central Perk nearby, the Sunset …

Swimming Pools

Taghkanic House

New York<p>TAGHKANIC HOUSE, Columbia County, NY - A spectacular 140 acres of land in Columbia County, New York is the site of this project. The scale and the mere beauty of the nature required a careful study of landscape and a master-plan for sitting the structures while simultaneously maintaining …

Architecture

22 of the most iconic lines from 'Game of Thrones'

"Game of Thrones" is known for its violence and dragons, but it wouldn't have so many Emmys if it didn't also have great lines about its violence and dragons. Over six seasons, the characters of "GoT" have shared wisdom about a variety of topics — bullying, running a kingdom, to name a couple — and …

There Will Be No Bubble for Bitcoin and Ethereum, Here’s Why

Tech entrepreneur Mark Cuban has recently stated that Bitcoin is facing a bubble. However, Daniel M. Harrison, the CEO of DMH&CO and managing partner …

Beginner’s guide to Ethereum / Bitcoin / Crypto speculation

I call it speculation because people who are buying and selling crypto are not investing in the underlying companies, they are purchasing what is …

A Guide Earning Bitcoins Fast & Free From Bitcoin Casinos 2017

For almost 10 years now, Bitcoin has gained popularity as a currency in the modern world. Now, players can use bitcoins to place real bets and win …

US Lawmakers Bill to Declare Digital Currency Holdings at Border Faces Criticism

A group of US lawmakers wants to see cryptocurrency holdings declared at the nation’s border – and advocates of the tech are pushing back.<p>Introduced …

The State of Mining: Guide to Ethereum

Although they are often shrouded in mystery and technical details, you've probably heard of cryptocurrencies. Whether it's Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dash, …

Bitcoin

The Secret That Crypto-Millionaires Don’t Want You to Know

<b>Flippening</b><p>The rise of Bitcoin in recent years has made headlines on major news sources across the globe. Many have doubted it, some even hated it, …

Everything you need to know about initial coin offerings

A tech company you’ve never heard of raised more than $150 million last week—in just three hours.<p>It was yet another initial coin offering (ICO), a …

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Wien, Österreich<p>Cocooning means to be really at home, without any need to go away or to take a trip, or to made a vacation again and try to escape from your day life for a while.<br>You love your everyday life, your rituals, and the place where all that happens. This means the everyday real luxury.<p>To …

Architecture

This Renovated Sea Ranch Retreat Is an Absolute Must-See

A couple enlist Butler Armsden Architects and Leverone Design to reimagine their home as a multigenerational meeting point.<p>In 1963, landscape designer Lawrence Halprin devised a master plan for a community that would live in harmony with the natural environment. The resulting Sea Ranch, which …

Architecture

The Cape

Truro, Massachusetts<p>Constructed for LEED compliance and powered by alternative energy systems, this contemporary compound has the feel of a Malibu beach home on Cape Cod, with a spectacular private beach.<p>Additional details:<p>- 4 beds, 5.5 baths, 6,800 square feet<br>- Built in 2010<br>- Architect Jill …

Living Rooms

Art House 2.0

Pound Ridge, New York<p>Nestled into a wooded property, Art House 2.0 is a serene modern retreat showcasing the client’s growing modern art collection. Architect and interior designer Carol Kurth, FAIA, ASID, who designed the client’s first residence more than twenty years ago, collaborated with them …

Architecture

Take a Plunge Into These Enticing Modern Pools

Summer is coming, and we are more than ready.<p>These covetable pools are some of our favorites shared by our community. They serve as inspiration if you're thinking about adding a swimming hole of your own—or just eye candy if you need some help getting in the mood for swimsuit season.<p><i>Selected homes</i> …

Architecture

Upper Kirby

Houston, Texas<p>Houston-based custom homebuilder, On Point Custom Homes, built this 4,769-square foot modern Houston home designed by George Allen Cole of Houston. The four bedroom and four-and-a-half bathroom home features furnishings by Denny Lyons.<p>Exterior stucco was incorporated with a 1x2 offset …

Living Rooms

Mattos House

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil<p>The FGMF Arquitetos firm, led by partners and co-owners Fernando Forte, Rodrigo Marcondes Ferraz and Lourenço Gimenes, signs a new residential project called the Mattos House.<p>The project has just received an award on the fourth “IIDA Best Interiors of Latin America and …

Architecture

1950s Ranch

Menlo Park, California<p>This addition and renovation of a midcentury California ranch home is tied together with warm ipe wood.<p>In Menlo Park, California, a retired couple set out to add space and function to their cute but compact 1950s ranch home. Knowing the original house needed structural …

Northern California

Lords House

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa<p>Symmetry and Amazing light<p>The owners of this contemporary home contacted Craft of Architecture to make their dream come true. They were struck by its lightness and abundant use of glass and envisaged a similar look and feel for a new home they were planning.<p>The …

Cape Town

Focus on Feldman Architecture’s Environmentally-Conscious Homes

Meet the San Francisco architecture firm that is spreading the green gospel through thoughtful, collaborative work that champions sustainable solutions.<p>Here at Dwell, we’re continually impressed by the caliber of work our community shares through Add a Home. In addition to featuring our daily …

San Francisco

Facebook issues statement after murder suspect shares video of shooting in Cleveland [Updated]

Facebook has issued a statement after a video showing a fatal shooting was uploaded onto the social media network by the alleged murderer. Cleveland Police say that Steve Stephens broadcast the killing of an unidentified elderly man on Facebook on Sunday evening and is the target of a manhunt as of …

This tiny building in Wilmington, Delaware is home to 300,000 businesses

You wouldn't expect there to be anything special about this tiny brick building at 1209 North Orange Street in Wilmington, Delaware if you drove past it. However, the building is actually home — at least on paper — to some of the largest companies in the world. Apple, eBay, Walmart, Verizon, …

BauLinder Haus

Kansas City, Missouri<p>BauLinder Haus is located just a couple of houses away from a landmark Kansas City area home designed by Bauhaus architect, Marcel Breuer. BauLinder Haus was inspired by the modernist details of its prevalent neighbor.<p>The house’s simple form was conceptualized as a series of …

Architecture

Yahoo offers new details on breaches to Senate committee

Since Yahoo disclosed two mega-breaches late last year, its executives have met almost daily with CEO Marissa Mayer for working sessions focused on improving the company’s cybersecurity posture. Employees have also received weekly security presentations from Yahoo CISO Bob Lord at the company’s …

The Privacy Enthusiast's Guide to Using Android

With everyone from local scammers to government agencies trying to get hands on your data, there’s never been a better time to beef up your privacy …

Information Systems