David Abler

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What Is a Drawing Room?

When you hear the phrase “<b>drawing room</b>“, do you picture fancy draperies, formal sofas and fine collectibles? What distinguishes the drawing room from …

Interior Design

Pentagram unveils refresh of Mastercard’s brand mark and identity

Pentagram has refreshed the logo and identity for Mastercard. The instantly recognisable logo has been reworked rather than replaced, and simplified …

The Most Refreshing Coffee Drink on Earth

In the dead of summer, when you’re not sure whether you’ve actually taken up permanent residence in a steam room, only two drinks matter: freezing cold coffee that gets you through the day and seltzer so frosty that its condensation shows tacit solidarity for your profuse sweat drip.<p>But, what …

These People Took Self-Portraits Before And After Angering The Bishop, And The Results Are Incredible

These powerful photographs prove what anyone who has angered the Bishop knows to be true: When the Bishop gets angry with you, the change is dramatic.<p>…

5 Companies That Could Benefit From Apple Home

<b>Apple</b> has finally introduced a Home app that will integrate smart home devices with HomeKit framework. The concept has been around since 2014, but it's lacked a central control location for devices. That's changed with the new Home app, which can now be the command center for your home.<p>Unlike other …

Home Automation

Built-in coolers, tents, and kitchenettes make these the best cars for camping

A night under the brilliant, undiluted stars is one of the best ways to escape the stresses of daily life, but to do it right, you’ll need supplies. …

Wabi House / Tadao Ando Architect and Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Wabi House is a project by architect Tadao Ando, where BAAQ' collaborated as associate architect on the …

GeoOrbital Gives Any Bicycle An Electric Motor In 60 Seconds

It's time you gave your bicycle an upgrade...<p>This is the GeoOrbital Wheel and it's just about one of the coolest Kickstarter projects we've ever seen.<p>…

Commuting

Windows That Morph Into Balconies at the Push of a Button

Design by HofmanDujardin<p>Dutch Architecture and design studio HofmanDujardin have developed an innovative window that morphs into a balcony at the …

Top 10

After Staying a Virgin Until Marriage, I Couldn't Have Sex With My Husband

I didn't even kiss him until we were at the alter.<p>Growing up in a Christian home, I was raised to view my virginity as almost as important as my salvation.<p>It was my most precious possession, to be guarded at all costs — and the loss of it before marital bliss was possibly the most shameful thing …

Here's Some of the Most Jaw-Dropping Science Fiction and Fantasy Artwork of the Past Year

Every year, the Spectrum Awards pick the most amazing art in science fiction and fantasy, from a number of categories including book covers, …