Emma Weeks

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Google, Apple And Facebook Are At War Over 'Latent' Search — A Business That's About To Be Huge

But Google is facing a series of challenges that could upset that dominance. The challenge comes with a new type of search, called "latent," "abstract," or "conversational" search.<p>Until now, if you wanted to search for something on the web, you typed in keywords. Google has trained us all to type …

Google Glass

Apple's Most Important Branding Lesson For Marketers

Of all-important branding lessons markers can learn from Apple, one stands out: branding begins on the demand side of the market.<p>In essence, consumers, their emerging needs, their wants and desires, their quest for a better life; and the binding constraints that determine their decision to buy the …

Starwatch: The October night sky

The Plough is swinging from left to right below Polaris in the N at our map times as the Milky Way arches high above through Cassiopeia and Cepheus. The Summer Triangle (Vega, Deneb and Altair) stands in the W having been high on the meridian at dusk while Taurus and the Pleiades are climbing in …

2013 Marvin Architect’s Challenge Winners

The Marvin Windows and Doors’ Architect’s Challenge winners have been announced and this year, there are some really beautiful winning modern houses. …

School packed lunch inspiration

Thinking of healthy and exciting pack lunch fillings can be a daily challenge. Especially if you can't envisage your child happily trotting off to …

Healthy Eating

Eiko Ojala’s paper cut nudes - The Fox Is Black

Eiko Ojala is an Estonian illustrator and designer who does some amazing work in paper. One of my favorites was this series of nudes he did which …

Top 20 International Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

From Australia to Botswana and Italy to India, see the top luxury boutique hotels around the world.

The South killed the safety net

Europeans came to this country for a better life. It hasn’t always meant helping the less fortunate<p>The South’s aversion both to taxes and to mandated government safety net structures had a long, and somewhat surprising, pedigree. In the late eighteenth century, popular radical writers such as …

The Best Time to Post Tweets, Facebook Posts and More

<i>This post was originally published on the Buffer blog.</i><p>We’re pretty keen on optimal timing for social media here at Buffer, and I figured it was high time I collected all the information we have about online communication into one place. I’ve collected research and stats on Twitter, Facebook, email …

8 Of The Best Students In The Animal World

As you head off to school, take a note from some of these brilliant learners, from all corners of the animal kingdom.

Articles about starry night outdoor wall light installation on Dwell.com - Dwell

A celestial light installation illuminates the garage door of a recently renovated Toronto house.<p>The owners of a 10th floor apartment in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood have what few others can boast: unobstructed...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most …

Architecture

Balloon Ride, Myanmar

Photos

14 Fun Photos of Personality-Filled Frogs

Is that tiny frog holding a leaf like an umbrella, to shield himself from the rain? Yes, and it's just one of several amazing shots by photographers who feature the tailless amphibians in their photos. Photographer Penkdix Paime shot the tiny tree frog in his neighbor's backyard in Jember, East …

Frogs

Dwell

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Home Tours

Photoshop King Erik Johansson Uses Photography to Capture Ideas, Not Moments

Erik Johansson, a Swedish photographer and retouch artist, spends countless hours editing his images in Photoshop, adding layer upon layer mask, …

New England's Ultimate Road Trip: Rolling Along Route 7

<i>On the old highway maps of America, the main routes were red and the back roads blue. Now even the colors are changing.</i> -- William Least Heat Moon<p>Route 7 used to be red. An old red road.<p>If you unfold a map it may be hard to see this. Trace its wobbly line through Connecticut, Massachusetts, …

8 Airbnb Hawaii Rentals That Will Put Your Hotel To Shame

Hawaii is a place like no other, so if you come to visit, why not stay in a home like no other. Picture yourself in a yurt, micro-house, tree house, or even a yacht on a mountain. That’s right, a yacht <i>on top</i> of a mountain. Here are eight of the smallest, tallest, weirdest and, in their own way, …

Google Glass app store will debut in 2014

Back in July, a Google Glass software update inadvertently spilled the beans on a forthcoming app store optimized for the device, and now it looks like it's official. According to <i>The New York Times</i>, a Glass-optimized app marketplace is set to debut sometime in 2014, and a Google rep confirmed as …

10,000 Chopsticks Form Huge Mythological Dragon

This giant dragon sculpture is an innovative creation made completely out of 10,000 chopsticks. Simply called <i>Chopsticks Dragon</i>, the piece was developed to promote the opening of Aziatage Caf, located in Yekaterinburg, Russia, which opened its doors in the spring of 2012 on the Day of the Dragon. In …

Street Art

New Surreal Photo Manipulations by Sarolta Bn

Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Sarolta Bn recently released a new set of images that all have that surreal quality she's become known for. Bn's photo manipulations never cease to amaze us both for their creativity and the way they stretch the imagination. The self-taught artist has now been a …

Photography

Stunning Birdcage Table by Grégoire de Lafforest

Grégoire de Lafforest created this gorgeous birdcage table he called Cage Archibird, which he explains was designed to break convention. It creates a …

Furniture

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.

One day in Brooklyn: the perfect itinerary

For many first-time visitors to New York, New York equals Manhattan. But just a couple of subway stops across the river lies a whole other delicious world that deserves your exploration. So set aside a day to take a tour of Brooklyn, with these hand-picked highlights from Brooklyn local, Brian …

Cheese

Virgin Australia Is Going All Out to Battle Qantas for Domestic Market

Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd. is stepping up its efforts to take on Qantas Airways Ltd.’s dominance of the country’s domestic travel market.<p>The …

Top Christmas Cruises to Book Now

‘Tis the season to be jolly! Well, okay, maybe not just yet but if you’re considering booking a Christmas voyage with your friends and family for …

Fort Lauderdale

What to Pack: Paris

Practically any season is the right season to visit this grand European <i>ville</i>. Paris has an enchanting magic to suit every mood. But come fall, lovely …

Clothing