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Will the iPhone 5C Have a Halo, Too?

Martin HajekA few hours from now, Apple will unveil a pair of new iPhones, expanding a smartphone strategy that has seen the company field only a …

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Lego machine removes DRM from Kindle e-books

Lego Mindstorms robots have been put to many good uses, such as solving Rubik's cubes and acting as a motorized wheelchair. Peter Purgathofer, an associate professor at the Vienna University of Technology, used Mindstorms to create a machine that automatically strips the DRM from Kindle e-books.<p>The …

The Simple Truth

<i>Note: Throughout this piece, I refer to simplicity in relation to the operation of devices or the experience of use, as opposed to a reductive or</i> …

Boot up: rethinking Twitter, Lenovo falsely accused, iOS 7 views, and more

A burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>Twitter. A Digital Experience >> Behance<p>UX/UI specialist Fred Nerby tries to redesign Twitter so that it will<p>"create a deeper engagement and visual experience through content and communication between users, artists, magazines …

Amazing Photography Links to Read With a Coffee (Or Three)

It has been a fabulous week online in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been very busy searching for the best links to …

Taking The Next Step In Your Photography

Besides deciding which camera or lens to buy, the other most often question I get asked is how one can take the next step in their photography career.<p>…

Stanley Cup

Sir Norman Parkinson, fashion photographer, celebrated in Google doodle

Modern fame is a birthday lottery. If you were born a hundred years ago, and did anything, Google might celebrate you on its search page. It's a …

Giant Clothespin Sculpture Sculpture designed by Turkish artist and professor Mehmet Ali Uysal.Built for the Festival of the Five Seasons in Chaudfontaine Park, which lies on the outskirts of Liege, Belgium, a giant clothespin sculpture appears to be holding on to a mound of dirt and grass. (o

Self-published photography books – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/apr/13/self-published-photography-books-afronauts<p>720<p>Images from four books, Afronauts, The …

Manhattan Micro Loft by Specht Harpman Architects

It’s really hard to make 425 square feet look spacious but Specht Harpman Architects managed to do just that in this once awkward New York City …

Weekend Humor: Canon Releases DSLR Shell for Point & Shoot Cameras to Help Users Feel Less Insecure

Photo courtesy of AP and Microsoft Paint<p><b>Weekend Humor isn’t meant to be taken seriously. So don’t, ya rube.</b><p>Size does matter, it seems, at least when …

This Incredible Collection of Photography Links Will Put a Smile on Your Face

Nothing seems to make the Toad happier than being able to hop around the internet looking for great links to share with everyone. This week's list of …

JT Blatty: Snapshots Sent Home, Iraq 2003 (Part 2)

Yesterday, Jenn (JT) Blatty shared her journey as a young 23-year-old soldier, dealing with way more respnsibility than the ordinary young woman in …

Convertible napping desk

During the work day, I usually find myself at the end of my energy reserve somewhere in the afternoon. And I always run into the problem of not …

Articles about salone internazionale del mobile 2013 review on Dwell.com - Dwell

Hello, sports fans! That's right: Milan's annual design fair happens next week, and it's big, bad, and enough of an endurance...<p>Every year, Cosmit, the Italian organization behind Milan's annual Salone Internazionale del Mobile furniture fair, the ne plus...<p>Dwell looks inside Spazio Marni, Marni's …

milan design week 2013 - 4 new articles published steven holl - herzog & de meuron marsotto - giopato +combes see all http://www.designboom.com/tag/milan-design-week-2013/

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50 Cozy And Inviting Barn Living Rooms

Barn renovations are very often today because it’s a great idea to change an old space into a modern house without building – it won’t cost so much. …