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WeIO - The Web of Things Platform - The Web of Things for Creators

Buy<p>Subscribe to our newsletter to get the latest updates<p>“Making connected objects becomes as simple as making websites!”<p>10, July<p>More affordable than …

Articles about 5 innovative uses aluminum modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design element, wood.<p>There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda …

Here's what NYC's first micro apartments will look like on the inside

1/13<p>Here's What NYC's first micro apartments will look like on the inside Living Area<p>Despite their small size, NYC's first (official) tiny apartments …

A Mies van der Rohe-Inspired Cottage in Johannesburg

A floating wall on a Johannesburg cottage draws inspiration from local mining moguls and Mies van der Rohe.<p>Architect Georg van Gass could have stopped the special effects after creating an elevated foundation that allows the prefab home to hover over the landscape. Instead, he went one step further …

Articles about budget friendly shipping container home costa rica on Dwell.com - Dwell

A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact late-19th-century...<p>Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>These eco-friendly shipping container homes allow three adult children to be independent while …

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Google Unveils Brillo, Its Answer for Smartifying Your Home

Yes, Google's much-hyped Internet of Things effort is called Brillo. The company announced it today at Google I/O, where senior VP Sundar Pichai …

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Design That Heals: The American Institute of Architects Rewrites the Rules

<b>Redefining Design</b><p>Lee, who is part of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Design and Health Research Consortium—a group convened by RWJF in …

Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars — very cool cars — but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk unveiled ‘Tesla Energy’ — a new business arm that is focused on ending our dependence on grid power and switching instead to solar energy.<p>The …

UK's "first eco-town" built green from the ground up

An eco-town described as the UK's "most sustainable development" is moving closer to being occupied. The first residents are expected to move into …

How the Internet of Things is shaping modern business

<b>Internet of Things (IoT)</b>: The convergence of connecting people, things, data and processes is transforming our life, business and everything in …

This Farm In A Box Can Grow As Much Lettuce As An Acre Of Land

Who needs a green thumb when you have the CropBox, which grows your plants automatically, and can be adjusted with a smartphone.<p>For any would-be farmers who aren’t quite ready to move to the country and commit to years of back-breaking labor, here’s another option: Now you can rent a farm in a …

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Architect Visit: Rooms with a View and Maximum Storage Too

As architects, my husband and I have fantasies of building our own house one day. He has poetic visions of modernist, open, loft-like spaces with …

Avoid These 8 Mistakes as a New Leader

This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>It’s not uncommon for new leaders to make mistakes, but I argue that some of these can be avoided.<p>Below are 8 of those mistakes and how to avoid them:<p>1. Thinking you need to make every decision.<p>Trying to make every decision will only turn you into a …

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