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Michael Maltzan’s Quest To Remake Housing For The Homeless

The architect’s newest building joins a cadre of ambitious residences Maltzan has built for the Skid Row Housing Trust.<p>The latest architectural spectacle to land on Los Angeles’ infamous Skid Row looks like a concrete spaceship. Boxy, modular apartments rest against the concrete roof of what was …

eVolo 2015 Skyscraper Competition

eVolo Magazine is pleased to invite architects, students, engineers, designers, and artists from around the globe to take part in the eVolo 2015 …

Wikipedia Will Start Texting Info To Users In Kenya Who Lack Internet

Wikipedia is probably a regular part of your online life. And if you own a smartphone, you can take advantage of apps and extensions that give you access to its vast repository even when you’re offline. But what if you don’t have a smartphone, or an easily accessible Internet connection?<p>In an …

2013 IDSA IDEA Winners, Our Gold Faves: The SpareOne Emergency Cell Phone Gets 15 Years Out of a Single AA Battery

Although the waterspout photos were a new one for us, we've become aware of natural disasters in a way that would have been impossible twenty years …

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

The internet of things may drive you nuts before it makes things better

The scariest thing anyone has ever said to me about the internet of things wasn’t about the NSA spying on my gadgets or that someone might hack my …

Articles about geometric pool view phoenix on Dwell.com - Dwell

Perched on picturesque Echo Mountain in Phoenix, this Wendell Burnette-designed desert home featured from our Indoor Outdoor...<p>Mathias Klotz’s first project, a deceptively simple bayfront house in Chile was commissioned by his mom on a shoestring budget.<p>At just 430 square feet, an artist's retreat …

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Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

These five winning projects of the 2018 A+Awards celebrate local materials, knowledge and craftsmans hip.<p>Enter now and get your project seen by millions.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>These exceptional contemporary projects that take their cues from Kaufmann’s …

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How to Perform a Head Transplant

Just because you shouldn't do something doesn't mean you can't.<p>"Honey? What are you doing down there?"<p>Clattering at the foot of the shadowy staircase stops abruptly, replaced by the sound of someone trying not to make a sound.<p>"Oh boy, don't <i>even</i> tell me you're working on those human head-body …

What the First Arrest Captured on Google Glass Really Means

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>On July 4th, documentary filmmaker named Chris Barrett took his newly acquired pair of Google …

Articles about golden state 5 great homes california on Dwell.com - Dwell

These homes are in a golden state of mind.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Whether your garden grows atop a mantel, shares space with pencils on your desktop, or takes root in a backyard corner, an aptly...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in …

First 3D printer reaches high street

The electronics chain Maplin has become the first high street retailer to sell 3D printers to consumers.<p>The £700 machine allows users to print …

A New World, Right in Front of Your Face

In 2011, Palmer Luckey, an eighteen-year-old technician at the University of Southern California’s Institute for Creative Technologies, built a set of virtual-reality goggles in his parents’ garage. A lifelong enthusiast of virtual reality—wholly immersive computer-simulated environments—he had …

Forum Frenzy: F1 to Go Electric with FIA Formula E Championship to Launch in 2014

At risk of writing about a subject that I know very little about, I'll defer to the experts in Discussion Boards, where member sanjy009 recently …

Apple Retail, Square partner to sell iPad-based Square Stand beginning July 9

Jack Dorsey’s Square payments company has teamed up with Apple to sell the new Square Stand point-of-sale system through Apple’s large chain of retail stores, according to multiple sources. The Square Stand is an iPad accessory that works with the Square Register app to turn in the iPad into a tool …

DIY (Drone It Yourself) v1.0