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Articles about 5 creative modern porches and decks 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>A Vancouver design studio created in collaboration with Battersby Howat Architects.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>When David Rockwell, Founder and …

My Journey to becoming a Makeup Artist

Two years ago I decided to become an FX Makeup Artist<p>I started off small. Simple bruises and cuts. I used online tutorials to help me out.<p>I only used …

The Weird Japanese Hole-In-One Tradition

“The harder I practice, the luckier I get.” —Gary Player<p>In A Nutshell<p>In Japan, avid golfers buy insurance to protect themselves on the course; …

A Map Of America's Future: Where Growth Will Be Over The Next Decade

The world’s biggest and most dynamic economy derives its strength and resilience from its geographic diversity. Economically, at least, America is not a single country. It is a collection of seven nations and three quasi-independent city-states, each with its own tastes, proclivities, resources and …

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What Created This Mysterious “Picket Fence” in the Amazon?

<b>It’s probably the only picket fence in the Amazon, but scientists have no idea what made it or what its purpose might be.</b><p>Georgia Tech doctoral student Troy Alexander stumbled upon these two-centimeter-long white structures growing on trees in Peru on June 7. (Also see “What’s This Mysterious Circle …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Long Exposure Captures a Lot of Lightning in Utah

Mount Timpanogos, or “Timp” as some would call it, is the second highest mountain in Utah’s Wasatch Range. It towers over the Orem, Pleasant Grove …

Amazon announces new Kindle Paperwhite: Looks the same, sports new display tech

After making a brief unofficial appearance this morning, Amazon has officially unveiled a new version of the company’s flagship Kindle Paperwhite e-reader.<p>The new Paperwhite sports a better display technology (promising higher contrast and better reflectivity), a 25 percent faster processor, and a …

14 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

Spencer Rascoff is only 37. Yet the Harvard grad and father of three has already accomplished so much.<p>He cofounded Hotwire.com and served as a VP for Expedia; he held the roles of CFO, vice president of marketing and COO at Zillow; and in 2008 Rascoff was promoted to chief executive of the popular …

When to Stop Being a Photographer and Start Being a Photo Editor

At some point, every photo shoot comes to an end. Every portrait session, cookbook shoot, family vacation, ad campaign, college graduation, wedding, …

Apple Patents iOS Unlocking Methods That Determine Level Of User Access To Device Features And Software

A big request from parents regarding iOS has been that Apple implement user accounts on its mobile devices, in order to make it so that a parent can sign in with greater access to device features and apps than a child, for instance. It’s a system that already has an analogue on the desktop, and …

With Nymi Wristband, Your Heartbeat Unlocks Your Devices

Could be convenient<p>Here's a twist on knowing thy heart. A startup is looking to manufacture a wristband that recognizes its wearer by his or her heartbeat. The wristband, called Nymi, then communicates with wearers' other devices—laptops, tablets, smartphones—to unlock them when their owners pick …

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World first as woman gets pregnant seven years after ovaries removed

Australian doctors and scientists have achieved a world first, helping a woman to become pregnant seven years after her ovaries were removed during cancer treatment, by grafting frozen tissue on to her abdominal wall.<p>Researchers from Melbourne IVF and the Royal Women's hospital have given hope to …

Google: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

When Google CEO Larry Page created a new holding company called Alphabet in 2015, initiatives such as self-driving cars and health tech got divvied up into new companies, and Google became an Alphabet division with a sharper focus on internet services and software. Today’s Google, now led by CEO …

Square: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

Fast Company MagazineA new kind of cash(less) register<p>Co.DesignBelatedly, Square’s iconic reader gets a Lightning plugUsing the headphone jack to help take credit-card payments on a smartphone was brilliant—until Apple spoiled everything in the interest of progress.<p>NewsJack Dorsey says Walmart and …

Amazon: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

Amazon is a cloud computing giant and the largest American e-commerce company. It was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos.<p>Originally known for selling books through its website (and later digital versions via its Kindle e-reader), Amazon has built up a customer service, inventory, and shipping empire …

Nike: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

During the 2016 Olympics, Nike put female athletes in the spotlight in its popular "Unlimited" ad campaign—and it promoted diversity in its own business. In 2016, the majority of the company’s employees were minorities, and women made up 48% of its global workforce.<p>The company is also a pioneer in …

Wal-Mart: same-sex partners to get health benefits

<b>Wal-Mart, the largest private sector US employer, is to offer health insurance to the same-sex partners of its staff.</b><p>The world's largest retailer has about 1.3 million staff in the US, although the company said it did not know how many would use the benefits.<p>Wal-Mart's move brings it into line with …

Worries Over Syria Smack Stocks, Send Oil Surging

Stocks swooned and oil prices spiked Tuesday as anticipation mounts for a U.S. military response to the conflict in Syria. Safe-haven assets like Treasury bond and gold were also rallying.<p>Expectations were heightened Monday, when Secretary of State John Kerry said there is undeniable evidence that …

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Volvo Invents a Solar Panel That Unfurls From the Car Trunk

Jack Keuroac and Hunter S. Thompson wrote about the freedom of the open road, but their serendipitous stories would be hard to replicate in the era …

Tile Might Be a Revolutionary Gizmo For Finding Lost Keys and Stolen Purses

Thankfully, the microscopic march of radio technology may finally deliver us a better answer. Tile, a new product that combines tiny plastic tags …

Kinect app that turns any surface into a touchscreen now available, starts at $149

With several companies developing technologies that can turn any surface into a touchscreen, it should be widely available soon. Those who want to try it out before it's cool, however, should look towards Ubi Interactive's software that combines the talents of Microsoft's Kinect for Windows sensor …

PAUL SMITH BURNISHED LEATHER CARD HOLDER

PAUL SMITH BURNISHED LEATHER CARD HOLDERRich, aged leather and a slim style that won’t feel heavy in your pocket. We introduce you to the Paul Smith …

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