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Full-width timeline photos launching today on Twitter for iPhone

Twitter, a 140-character messaging service and a social platform, today said that it’s supersizing photos in mobile apps for the iPhone and …

Utah’s 10 most unbelievable views

Out in the USA’s wild west, the state of Utah has some of the country’s most incredible views – unreal sunsets, magical rock formations, majestic mountains and more. Whether you’re gazing up awestruck at red-rock cliffs from a raft bouncing along the Colorado River or hiking down into the grand …

Nepal airport still closed after plane skidded off runway

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal's only international airport will remain closed at least another day as workers attempt to remove a Turkish Airlines jet …

Elk Mountain Grand Traverse: The Slog

America’s toughest backcountry ski race starts at midnight in Crested Butte, Colorado, and charges 40 miles north through the rugged heart of the …

Boeing's Satellite Launcher Gives Rockets A 'Butt Boop'

A cheap, adorable way of getting into space<p>Elon Musk isn’t the only one interested in reusing his rocket launch systems. Now Boeing, a fellow winner of NASA’s Commercial Crew contracts along with SpaceX, just successfully patented a reusable launch system for getting satellites into lower Earth …

Aviation

As messaging apps proliferate, one service aims to power them all

Layer launches to the public and releases an open source design library, Atlas<p>We live in a world where messaging apps command $20 billion valuations, but amidst that embarrassment of riches is a major pain for users: each massively successful new service is another siloed channel you need to …

Articles about vacation home california desert modernist oasis on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Canadian family’s getaway in the California desert.<p>The desert, a wilderness of rock and hardscrabble, has had a profound impact on human culture, design and our collective...<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Each week, …

Architecture

Sandpath House by Adrian James Architects

Adrian James Architects have designed the Sandpath House, a ‘flat pack’ house for a client with a tight budget in Oxford, England.<p>The architect’s …

10 Things To Know About Hollywood’s Worst Architect

Richard Landry, purveyor of megamansions to the stars, started out designing theme parks?<p>Richard Landry is the favored architect of the uber rich and famous. Described by Curbed as the “king of the tasteless megamansion,” his multi-million dollar sprawling, opulent residences are home to the likes …

Articles about quintessential california 5 indoor outdoor homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Southern California often conjures up visions of sun, sand, and surf—but for the modernist, it also brings to mind midcentury...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>At their house and flower farm in Los …

Los Angeles

Prefab Spotlight: Turkel Design

Turkel Design is a leading manufacturer of prefab homes. The firm has partnered with Dwell to develop the Axiom series, a modern prefab series of standard models designed to be functional, attractive, and energy-efficient.<p>Read excerpts from Dwell's interview with principal Joel Turkel below. …

Prefab Homes

Winners of the Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2014

The winners of the Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2014 were just announced! UK landscape photographer Greg Whitton nabbed the top prize with his stunning image of light hitting the Southern Highlands in Iceland. It was taken during a six-day wild camping trip in Iceland with four other …

Landscape Photography

Shapes of Cities – New Screenprints by Yoni Alter

Shapes of Cities – Update with new Prints.<p>5 months ago I already reported on WE AND THE COLOR about the poster series ‘Shapes of Cities‘ by Yoni …

Los Angeles

Art Deco and Modern Branding Design

Modern Branding Design for Pleno by Futura

Cosmo: A Chameleon Sofa by La Selva

David Galvañ and Manuel Bañó, of design studio La Selva, created Cosmo, a multifunctional sofa for Missana. Cosmo throws out the idea of a …

Airport Runways Turned Into Beautiful Abstract Prints

Airport infrastructure is designed to be practical, not pretty. But graphic designer Mike Bain makes it beautiful enough to hang on your wall. His latest project is a series of limited edition silkscreen prints of the abstracted runways of five American airports–in San Francisco, New York, Boston, …

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Split, Capture, Project

You need not be at all places at one time, trying to capture the best angle for a photo op. SPLIT is the camera that you require, its handy, …

Magellanic Mountain

Designing for the Apple Watch

I’m sure for those who have seen what the Apple Watch is capable of there is a fair amount of disappointment, but what I want to do is show you the …

New Mexico Home Power Solely by Solar Energy

Design firm Needbased has recently completed a home in New Mexico, which has achieved both the Passive House Certification as well as meet the …

New Mexico