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'Selfie' named by Oxford Dictionaries as word of 2013

<b>"Selfie" has been named as word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries.</b><p>The word has evolved from a niche social media tag into a mainstream term for a self-portrait photograph, the editors said.<p>Research suggested its frequency in the English language had increased by 17,000% in the last year, they …

Best Buy 3.0? The big box reinvented

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Valve to reveal virtual reality prototype, big plans for Steam support

If the Steam Controller and Steam Machine don't have you convinced that Valve's serious about getting into the gaming hardware business, how about throwing in a virtual reality headset as well? The company's Steam Dev Days event, scheduled for mid-January in Seattle, includes the tantalizing …

Nokia shareholders approve Microsoft deal

Nokia shareholders have approved a deal allowing Microsoft to purchase the Finnish smartphone maker’s Devices and Services unit. Of the shareholders surveyed, 99.7 percent who participated in the vote agreed with the Microsoft sale, representing around four-fifths of Nokia's shares, according to …

AT&T temporarily shuts down Galaxy S4's Android 4.3 update -- report

AT&T has taken down its Galaxy S4 Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) update, according to a new report.<p>Android Police on Monday reported that the carrier has taken down the update to address "issues." Neither AT&T nor Samsung revealed what those problems are, according to Android Police, but did say that …

Record sales will not be enough for Sony’s PS4

Sony announced this weekend that its new PlayStation 4 (PS4) console sold over 1 million units on the first day in the US and Canada.<p>The sales figure marks the first time that any video game console has sold so well, so quickly. The one-day figure for the PS4 launch easily beat the 2000 release of …

Samsung defies critics, ships 800,000 Galaxy Gear smartwatches in two months

Despite strongly negative reviews from almost everyone that cared to touch one, Samsung has shipped 800,000 Galaxy Gear smartwatches in two months. That's according to a Reuters article quoting Samsung officials, and the lofty figure reportedly makes the Gear the most popular smartwatch in the …

Oh My God, Now Even The Chairs Are Wearing Hoodies

Turn your chair into a hoodie with these quick-change slipcovers. Call it the Zuckerbergification of your living room.<p>“Why buy a new chair when you can dress up the one you have?” asked a team of designers in Amsterdam. There’s the upholstery option, of course, but that means enlisting a …

Living Rooms

Rendering Crystal Into Wood and Upholstery: CTRLZAK's Quartz Armchair

Remember how weirdly machined the elements in R. Tanaka's microscopic photos looked? Viewed in nanoscale, these seemingly organic items exhibit an …

The 'Internet of Toys': Toymail Connects Kids to Their Loved Ones

From the app-based Nickster to the electronic building blocks of Littlebits, toys are making leaps and bounds in cool factor. Launched this morning …

Go Go Gadget iPhone Case!

With everything from built-in scissors to screwdrivers, the IN1 case is your one-stop-shop for all things utility! Like a Swiss army knife wrapped …

This Restaurant Facade Tricks The Eye With Tape

Based in Madrid and Barcelona, this team of interior designers and art directors banded together to form (fos), a multidisciplinary agency that …

Tissue Paper Stop Motion Animals for Nepia | Colossal

<p>Created by Yuki Ariga for Japanese paper manufacturer Nepia this lovely animated short features a cavalcade of delicately folded tissue paper …

Beautiful Houses: Gatineau Hills

This week we will show you the incredibly beautiful Gatineau Hills in Quebec, Canada, a project by Christopher Simmonds. I couldn't find the details …

Jules Vreeswijk and Joost Waltjen's TOOaPICNIC Series of Hybrid Furniture

From Netherlands-based designers Jules Vreeswijk and Joost Waltjen come the wonderfully bizarre TOOaPICNIC series of furniture pieces, which seem …

Studio: An Adaptable Seating System for Anywhere

Studio is a system of seating, designed by UNStudio for Offecct, that can be adapted for any environment. Perfect for an office or as a conversation …

Laser Pointer Of A New Kind

The Sliding Pointer is the next-gen in laser points. It breaks away from the traditional pointer design and is fashioned as a ring. It has two …

REVIVE Alarm Clock Creates Effect of Simulated Sunlight In Your Room

I’m not a morning person, well, I bet most of you aren’t too. I have to drag myself out from under the blanket, I even hate my alarm clock for making …

Doll Houses Designed for Charity

UK property developers Cathedral Group asked twenty of the top contemporary designers and architects to design and build a dolls’ house straight out …

Articles about suspended home extension australia on Dwell.com - Dwell

A contemporary lean-to extension provides a fresh modern look to this 1960s Australian dwelling.<p>Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and kangaroos, and most importantly, incredible prefab houses.<p>You've already seen our favorites in Sydney and on Australia's southern coast.<p>Careful …

Blue Mountains

Articles about torontos 10 top homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

First impressions are lasting.<p>Need to take a mental vacation? Feast your eyes on the most incredible rentals of the year.<p>Modernist beach homes offer more than just close proximity to the ocean—their clean, bold designs and abundance of natural light...<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to …

Ho Chi Minh City

Custom-Printed Books You Design From an iPad App

If you’ve never heard of the iPad app called Paper you should check it out. It’s an app by FiftyThree that lets you capture all of your ideas as …

Soles of the Week Series by Romain Trystram

Romain Trystram is a freelance illustrator based in Paris, France. Romain is really good at illustrating and mixing bright colours merged into dark …

Danner Factory Tour

Like many heritage brands, the Portland, Oregon-based boot manufacturer Danner Boots has enjoyed a recent surge in popularity. Danner was founded in 1932 as a manufacturer of top-of-the-line work and logging boots, but when Japanese footwear retailer ABC Mart acquired Danner’s parent company …

Available Now at Hand-Eye Supply: The 2014 Ryan McGinness Calendar

The ever-popular <b>Ryan McGinness To-Do List Calendar</b> is back, now in the 2014 edition! Ryan McGinness has been self-publishing these unique To-Do list …

Interior design ideas: vintage collections - in pictures

You've scoured markets and charity shops for gorgeous vintage finds. But what do you do with them once you get them home? Here are a few ideas

Singapore’s Communal Learning Towers Inspired by Beehives

While technology within education has delivered many benefits, some feel it has led to a decrease in socialization among both students and faculty members. With this in mind, architect Thomas Heatherwick has designed the new <i>Learning Hub</i> for Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTUC). The …

Nanyang Technological University

Rounded Forest Design Plans Revealed for NYC’s the High Line

The High Line in New York City has rapidly developed over the years, becoming quite the spot for tourists and locals alike. Just recently, developers announced the final phase of construction for the 1-mile elevated park, which is built on a historic piece of New York railroad. The plans consist of …

New York City

The work of Tate Britain architects Peter St John and Adam Caruso – in pictures

Caruso St John’s £45m facelift of Tate Britain will be unveiled this week. Here is a sneak preview, plus some of their other designs