Chaim Horowitz

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An Ex-Apple Engineer Takes On The Furniture Industry With Couches You Can FedEx

Campaign, a Bay Area startup, yanks buying furniture into the 21st century.<p>Brad Sewell—formerly a design and manufacturing engineer at Apple—thinks we’re buying furniture all wrong. The problems, as Sewell told Co.Design, lie in high shipping costs, lengthy shipping time, and crappy materials that …

Step Inside Michael Bloomberg's New $25 Million London Mansion

The former New York City mayor has added to his real estate empire with a seven-bedroom London home.<p>The former New York City mayor has added to his real estate empire with a seven-bedroom, 6,266-square-foot house built in 1715 in London's upscale Chelsea neighborhood.

Selling Yourself: The Art of Personal Branding

<b>This week, in an encore episode, we take marketing lessons from big brands and apply them… to you. If you have to sell yourself, sell your services,</b> …

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The Chandelier Of The Future Is Made From 1,100 Moving LEDs

LEDs are often discussed in technological or scientific terms, but increasingly common are experimental and artistic uses, demonstrating that the simple bulbs can be used for almost anything.<p>Russian creative agency Ascreen* along with Timeline and Atlantic Star** has created a spectacular LED …

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Startup founder: I want to be a horse, not a unicorn so I won't take VC money

It was 2011 and I was at a roundtable event at Grow Conference, an annual gathering of investors, entrepreneurs, and wantrepreneurs alike. I'd just finished telling my table that I didn't want to raise venture money and had decided to bootstrap Flow, which we had launched a couple months …

The New Look for Painted Trim? Anything But White

For a long time now, white-painted woodwork has been <i>de rigeur</i> in the domestic interior, so much so that it's almost a foregone conclusion. But this …

Aaron Betsky Named Dean Of The Embattled Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture

The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation has appointed curator and architecture critic Aaron Betsky as the new dean of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. Betsky will be charged with raising funds for the embattled institution, which must transform into an autonomous subsidiary of the Frank …

Where to Buy Affordable Art for Your Unaffordable Apartment

<b>Real Grownup Apartment Status</b> isn't achieved through tossing that futon (or at least sticking a throw pillow over its wine stains), or finally trading in your Ikea 'Lack' coffee table for something with fewer Sharpied-over scratches—that state is reached by buying art. Luckily, New Yorkers are …

The Best Movies & TV to Watch on Netflix in January

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit our favorite streaming site. Peruse the best, plus, see the 9 best fashion documentaries on Netflix.<p><b>1) The Quiet Man (1952)</b> <br>Sean Thornton (John Wayne) returns to his hometown in Ireland and falls in love with Mary Kate Danaher (Maureen …

Ryan Amos, Co-founder, Batch, 25

Co-founder of Batch, a new photo app that has early adopters buzzing, previously cofounded photo-a-day site DailyBooth.

40 Free Resources Every Designer Should Know

<i>Jennifer Cirpici is a Dutch graphic designer and blogger. This post originally appeared on OtherFocus.</i><p>Ever wondered where designers get their resources to help them succeed with a project? Here is a list of great resources including sites, PSD. files, actions, UI elements, mock ups, et cetera. Best …

Articles about 6 midcentury modern interiors we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of …

10 awesome websites for graphic design inspiration

When a designer is in lack of concept, it consumes lots of time for him to initiate his work. But browsing the web can make his work much simplified …

12 Problems Only People With Great Taste Understand

From the editors of ELLEDecor.com, yes, your home looks amazing, but it's not without inconvenience.<p><b>1) You walk into any store—low- or high-end—and your favorite item is always the most expensive one.</b> Who knew that little brass tray would ring up as more than certain pieces of furniture?<p><b>2) You've</b> …

27 Historic Estates to Visit in New York’s Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley is full of incredible estates and historic houses. We have previously covered Kykuit: The Rockefellers’ Gilded Age Gem in the …

$2 Million Diamond Shoes: Nick Cannon To Wear World's Most Expensive Loafers

If you love kooky style news and lots of bling, you might not even be able to handle today's nugget. For the finale of <i>America's Got Talent</i>, host Nick Cannon is set to wear diamond-covered shoes valued at $2 million (and, with 14,000 diamonds, weighing in 340 carats). The shoes took nearly a year to …

From the archive, 11 September 1965: An awkward interview with Le Corbusier

The first time I met Corbusier was in Bombay in 1952 at a diplomatic party when my host begged me to go and talk to “that great lanky fellow over there, standing by himself with a glass of brandy. He speaks no English and I have no time to entertain him; he is French, do help out.” My host had not …

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Can Starbucks Make 23,000 Coffee Shops Feel Unique?

Years ago, every Starbucks felt exactly the same. Now designers ask, can 23,000 Starbucks feel like 23,000 different coffee shops?<p>At Starbucks’s global headquarters in Seattle, a designer quietly ushers me down a shadowy hallway, tucked behind a room filled with boxes and photocopiers that it …

VCs suck (but there's a way you could prove me wrong)

There has been a bunch of Twitter conversation this week about venture capital economics and performance, stemming from an HBR post titled “Venture …

MIT Researcher: My Uber Driver Was Proof That 'Good, Secure, Fulfilling Jobs Are Declining'

In a new post on Harvard Business Review, McAfee says he recently experienced a direct example of how this transformation has already begun: an Uber trip.<p>In general, McAfee says, Uber is amazing. But the experience of his driver shows we have entered a mostly uncharted phase of economic history:<p>My …