Federico Alvarez Velasco

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The Kumaon Hotel

Comprised of just 10 rooms, the Kumaon Hotel is a secluded retreat in the mountains of India. Much of the resort was handmade on site using local …

BlockBox Shipping Container Bitcoin Mining Datacenter

Forget desktop rigs — if you're serious about mining Bitcoin, you need Bitfury's BlockBox AC. Housed within the 500 square-foot container are 176 …

Japan: The Cookbook

A native Californian, author Nancy Singleton Hachisu has lived in Japan for the past three decades. Her love for the country's cuisine and attention …

Japan

Jim Olson: Building, Nature, Art

Founding partner of Seattle's Olson Kundig Architects, Jim Olson has spent nearly fifty years seamlessly blending straight lines with natural …

Architecture

Banshu Hamano Knife

The Banshu region in the Hyogo prefecture of Japan has a history of blacksmithing that dates back centuries. This Banshu Hamano Knife continues the …

Ecco Exostrike Dyneema Edition Boot

Tough enough for the trail yet sleek enough for everyday wear, the Ecco Exostrike Dyneema Edition Boot strikes an ideal balance between utility and …

Capital Hill House

Given her storied career, it's hard to believe Dame Zaha Hadid only had one private residence design built in her lifetime: Capital Hill House. …

Memminger Beetle Roadster 2.7

Memminger has been restoring VW Beetles since the mid-'90s. Now its building one of its own with the Memminger Beetle Roadster 2.7. Powered by a 2.7L …

Short Edition Story Dispenser

Ideal for spots where a wait is inevitable, the Short Edition Story Dispenser spits out shorts stories for free. Buttons on the top let you choose …

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

A filmmaker favorite gets a long-overdue update in the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K. At its heart is a full-sized 4/3 sensor with native 4096 x …

White Desert Antarctic Adventures

A trip to the bottom of the world requires a bit more planning than simply buying a ticket and packing a bag. Cape Town-based White Desert Antarctic …

archaeologists find new nasca llines, gigantic ancient drawings

<b>new ancient ground drawings have been discovered by peruvian researches in nasca province, a desert land in southern peru.</b> equipped with drones for …

Archaeology

Adrian Frutiger logos, 1960s–70s

While the late Swiss type designer Adrian Frutiger (1928–2015) is best known for his renowned typefaces such as Univers, Avenir, and Frutiger, many …

General Electric

My First Logo eBook

<i>My First Logo</i> is the first ebook by LogoInspirations, it's an ebook featuring logo designers and the first logos they designed.<p>It was created as a …

Typefaces Used In Some Of The World’s Most Recognized Logo Designs

Image by Emanuele Abrate and featured with permission<br>It’s inherent for designers to look at a logo and take in more than what’s shown at face value. …

Gelion is a Sans Serif Typeface with a Geometric Touch

Letter Omega shared an awesome post about their new typeface. Gelion is a Sans serif with a geometric touch with a minimal contrast of strokes, …

Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

A Really Common Medication Has Been Linked to Doubled Risk of Stomach Cancer

Here's what you need to know.<p>A class of drugs commonly used to treat acid reflux and heartburn has been linked to a greater-than-doubled risk of …

braille neue typeface by kosuke takahashi wins one for information-equality

apr 11, 2018<p>the vespampère features a dynamic, lightweight design that nods to the slimmer, stylish vespas rode by actors in neorealist films.<p>the …

Shoot film like Spielberg with this new anamorphic lens for Pixel/Galaxy devices

Mobile photography company Moment has launched a new Kickstarter for a smartphone camera accessory that’s said to deliver cinema-quality recording capabilities.<p>The $149 anamorphic lens add-on is compatible with Google Pixel and Samsung Galaxy devices, allowing them to shoot super wide videos …

US soccer stars to play with GPS performance trackers

FIFA has been vocal about its ideas for the future of wearable tech in soccer, and now its vision is coming to life. Statsports is set to become the official on-field performance monitoring device of US soccer, and in the biggest partnership of its kind, will distribute 6,500 Apex GPS devices to …

Casa Abierta: An Open Courtyard House by KUBE architecture

A family from Costa Rica looking to transform their house in Chevy Chase, Maryland, hired KUBE architecture to design a home that fit their …

Architecture

Awesome Brand Identity for Royal Stranger

Plot Twist Design created a really beautiful brand identity for Royal Stranger, a contemporary furniture Design Brand from Portugal. The brand offers …

Graphic Design

FBI arrests CEO of company selling custom BlackBerrys to gangs

Custom, extra-secure BlackBerry phones remain a staple of the criminal underworld, and a recent bust just illustrated this point. <i>Motherboard</i> has learned that the FBI arrested Vincent Ramos, the founder of the well-established phone mod seller Phantom Secure, for allegedly aiding criminal …

Selling

Solar-powered seaside cabin blends prefab design with traditional building techniques

This small solar-powered hideaway in British Columbia mirrors the natural incline of the cliff on which it sits. Architecture studio Battersby Howat …

Architecture

Stylish Brand Identity for Tattwa

Shibu PG shared a really cool brand identity project on Behance. We are fans of any project that shares a bit more about the creative process, …

Graphic Design

French Company Creates Ethereum Mining Rig That Is Literally A Space Heater

I remember first mining Litecoin in 2013 with a quad-Radeon 290x rig and thinking “this is going to be <i>perfect</i> during the winter.” Those suckers sat comfortably at around 92C, and the “space heater” jokes among both gamers and miners were merciless. French computing company Qarnot, however, has …

Living Rooms

This Pocket-Sized Sensor Can Identify The Exact Color of Anything

Take the guesswork out of color-matching.<p>If you're upgrading your home and need to paint your walls to match a certain color, the human eyes has its limitations. That's where the Nix Mini Color Sensor comes in.<p>This pocket-sized spheroid capable of identifying colors instantaneously. Just place it …

Joshua Tree Desert House

Emerging from the terrain like an alien shrub, the Joshua Tree Desert House is organically ingrained into the rocky landscape. The sculpted exterior …

Joshua Tree