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You Must See This Tiny Apartment's Micro Interior Design

Mood lighting, cinema, and gym facilities included.<p>Like many large cities, Hong Kong is a pricey place to live. Because of that, it's no surprise residents looking for property in the expensive urban center of the seven million-person city try to squeeze as much as they can into sometimes …

How to Build a Classy Concrete Countertop

Don't worry about choosing tile for you kitchen remodel, try DIY concrete countertops instead.<p>Concrete countertops are just one of the many kitchen countertop options to choose from. You can purchase precast counters from fabricators that are cured and finished in a workshop and which can be …

How to Learn Skills Quickly, a 3-in-1 Loft Bed Unit and a DIY Shop Air Cleaner in This Week's Maker's Roundup

Multimaterial Illuminated Sign<p>Jimmy DiResta's back, this time using some surprising techniques to create a commercial sign. We've got a little bit of …

Here's How One DIY Pro Built His Own Backyard Hobbit Hole

Just wait until you see how much storage space there is inside.<p>Tucked away in Bedford, England is a hobbit hole with a <i>very</i> modern twist. While no real hobbits reside there, the house is exceptionally made.<p>After a tree died in his backyard, Ashley Yeates decided to repurpose the space into this …

Get Free Housing Designs From A Pritzker Prize-Winning Architect

Befitting its reputation for socially driven architecture, Elemental—the Santiago, Chile–based firm of this year’s Pritzker Prize laureate, Alejandro Aravena—has made plans for four of its low-cost housing designs free to the public.<p>In doing so, the firm is making good on its mission to use …

There's an Entire Apartment Hiding in This Big Blue Cabinet

As if by magic, this compact studio feels like it could dwarf more traditional homes many times its size.<p>If you lived in a 400 square-foot studio, you likely wouldn't think that the answer to your space issue would be a giant, bulky cabinet. But Michael K Chen Architecture is here to turn …

TunnelBear for Chrome brings the VPN to your browser

As virtual private networks (VPNs) go, TunnelBear is one of the most user-friendly, with a cute ursine themed UI and a simple on/off switch to make it appear you’re elsewhere in the world.<p>Its newly-released TunnelBear for Chrome extension isn’t actually a full-on VPN. Instead, it’s an encrypted …

Software

Tripmode for Mac frees you from mobile data nightmares

Mobile hotspots can be a lifesaver when you’re traveling and don’t have access to Wi-Fi. Unfortunately, they’re not always the fastest connections, especially once you have a bunch of apps loaded up.<p>TripMode is a minimalist solution for OS X that limits what apps can actually access the Web to make …

Mapillary is Building a Crowdsourced Street View with User Submitted Photos

Google’s well-known Street View service is one of several monumental efforts to document the world’s travel routes through ground-level photos. These …

FlyKly electric bike wheel makes riding a bike feel like the wind’s at your back

Jumping on the bicycle, I was told to watch out: As soon I started to pedal, it would feel like I’d been pushed forward by a big gust of wind. So don’t be surprised, they said.<p>Good advice. While it maybe wasn’t quite like the wind, it was true — the bike, powered by the new removable “smart” wheel …

Electric Vehicles

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

The 10 Commandments of Typography | DesignMantic: The Design Shop

It is true that the beauty of typography lies in its endless options, convenient variations and its colossal nature and that typography knows no …

Typography

How to Print on Fabric – Freezer Paper Method

How to Print on Fabric – Freezer Paper Method Today I’m sharing a fun way and economical way to print on fabric, using your home Inkjet Computer! I …

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DIY Floating Corner Shelves

Using shelving is a great way to organize and de-clutter a space… I know, I know. Such ground-breaking information. Don’t write me off yet; I want to …

13 Simple Solutions to Help You Get Rid of Ants for Good

From adhesive tape to vinegar, these 13 trusted items will tackle your ant problem and help you get rid of ants for good.<p>Is an army of ants marching …

The best small camera you can buy is getting even better

Sony's RX100M3 may be the best point-and-shoot it's ever made<p>The world's best pocketable camera just got better. After delivering the goods with last year's RX100M2, Sony is back today to announce the RX100M3. And like its predecessor, the goal here is to refine and push forward a camera that's …

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DIY Secret Hiding Spots

I can think of many reasons for having a secret hiding stash. It's an extra deterrent for burglars. You've just moved in with someone and haven't yet …

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