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Incredible Building with Cascading Terraces and Arches

Penda just unveiled images of his Tel Aviv skyscraper, with brick arches and cascading terraces influenced by the Bauhaus era of the city and the …

Architecture

This Might Be the Best Wireless Charging Solution for iPhone

- Apr 25, 2018<p>Last year, Apple introduced Qi wireless charging with the iPhone X and iPhone 8. The feature was long overdue but warmly welcomed …

Mobile Technology

The Best River Cruises for Exploring Europe This Summer

“Go with the flow” could be the motto of river cruisers, the fastest growing segment of the cruise market.<p>Unlike oceangoing ships that carry as many …

Cruise Ships

Vincent Callebaut

CNN INTERVIEW<p>WHAT IS TAO ZHU YIN YUAN / AGORA GARDEN TOWER ?<p>In November 2010, my company VINCENT CALLEBAUT ARCHITECTURES based in Paris was awarded …

25 Japanese foods we love -- from tempura to miso

<b>(CNN) —</b> Japan is often called a "Galapagos" when it comes to technology, as the country's cultural isolation tends to produce innovations found nowhere else in the world. The same can be said about its food.<p>Japan is a culinary wonderland thanks to its unique heritage, a national obsession with …

The 8 coolest buildings in Japan

Limited space and high land prices have prompted Japanese architects to think well outside the box. Surprise is the watchword - vegetables sprout …

The Netherlands is getting a 'vertical forest' skyscraper covered in over 5,000 plants — and apartments cost less than $900 a month

Eindhoven is one of the greenest cities in the Netherlands. And last year, in its "Green Policy Plan," the Dutch city committed to building even more parks, tree-lined sidewalks, and plant-filled plazas in coming years.<p>A new skyscraper covered in over 5,000 trees and plants will build on that …

new central business district of singapore will be one giant garden

<b>under the leadership of KCAP, the jurong lake district (JLD) will be modernized into singapore’s 2nd central business district.</b> the ‘sustainable …

China may build a smog-eating 'forest city' filled with tree-covered skyscrapers

The Air Quality Index, which uses a scale from 0 to 500 (with higher numbers indicating worse pollution), rates Nanjing's air quality as 132— a level considered unhealthy for the public, especially those with respiratory disease.<p>The Italian design firm Stefano Boeri Architetti believes that …

Tokyo Food Guide: Sushi Tokami and what it’s like to eat high end Tokyo sushi

Ever wonder what it's like to eat high end sushi in Tokyo? Follow along as we eat at Michelin starred Sushi Tokami :)

New Vietnamese skyscraper designed to look like rice terraces to be built in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City’s “Empire City” is the latest design by an influential European architect in Asia to incorporate plants into physical man-made …

MindNode 5: Digital Mind Mapping Finally Clicked for Me

I have a confession: I’m not a big mind map guy. I know Federico uses a mind map for his iOS review each year, and lots of other people love visualizing their thoughts that way too, but mind maps have never really clicked for me – at least not on computers.<p>Up until recently, whenever I needed to do …

Mind Mapping

Monkey Fun

Streets of Hanoi

Kyoto Gates

Osaka Castle

Nightlife in Tokyo’s Streets by Yoshito Hasaka

In order to give this surrealistic look to his Tokyo’s photographies, Yoshito Hasaka plays with contrast and neatness, that he pushes to their …

GoodNotes Adds Drag and Drop Flexibility

Drag and drop is a natural fit for a note taking app like GoodNotes. The app excels as a way to capture handwritten or typed notes, but one of its greatest strengths is the ability to combine notes with other media, which drag and drop makes easier than ever.<p>GoodNotes has one of the best ink …

Aria Proposes Jaw Dropping Design For New Manning Street Tower

Brisbane-based Aria Property Group has unveiled a jaw dropping design for their latest residential development which takes apartment living to a …

Night in Tuscany

Gold'n Blue

Oddest Couple

Editor's Picks: The Best Things I Ate in Japan

Last July, I took a weeklong trip to Japan. It was my first time there—a pretty big deal, given my obsession with the Japanese food I've eaten in the United States. But it was also a press trip hosted by a Japanese tourism board, which meant I was beholden to their itinerary. I came home with a …

Access To Exclusive Restaurants In Japan

10 Markets in Tokyo You Should Visit

Takeshita-dori<p>Market, Shop<p>Crepe shop on Takeshita Street | © Dick Thomas Johnson/Flickr<p>After Gwen Stefani made Harajuku a household name, it only …

Japan

Where to Eat and Drink in Kyoto

From vegan lunch at a Buddhist temple to a multi-course kaiseki dinner.<p>Just as Tokyo with its soaring skyscrapers and thrumming sprawl represents …

Japan

Snowfall hits N China's Hebei

superspace suggests housing volumes for valens archway

<b>turkish architecture studio superspace has proposed a recreational and residential intervention for one of istanbul’s forgotton landmarks.</b> built at …

Cream of the crop: Seville’s top 10 ice-cream shops

In a city where the mercury can hit 45C (113F) in summer and stays warm most of the year, cooling off with a creamy gelato is pure common sense. Seville offers the full gamut of <i>heladerias</i> (ice-cream parlours), from old-school to delightfully quirky.<p>Here are the top 10 places to sample ice-cream and …