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50 books that inspire Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and other tech titans

We all know that the most successful entrepreneurs and CEOs have a great appetite for reading. But what books do they remember? Which ones do they …

Jeff Bezos

Designer Challenges Himself To Create Logos With Hidden Meanings For A Year, And Result Is Amazing

Wordplay is a never-ending source of amusement for me, with puns, spoonerisms and double entendres bringing a little extra color and life to the …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

5 top industries for entrepreneurs of the future: Start-ups in these high-growth areas can thrive

Technology has upended everything from the way we shop to how we invest our money. And while that hurts established companies that are unable (or …

Artificial Intelligence

Looking Ahead: 8 Architecture and Construction Industry Trends for the Next 30 Years

VIATechnik specializes in technology for the architecture, engineering and construction industries and works with clients in the realm of virtual reality, BIM services and artificial intelligence. Architizer is glad to present a selection of the firm’s blog posts on all things AEC. check out their …

Construction Industry

23 Books Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Recommends You Read

Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, started a book club.<p>He ended up recommending and discussing 23 books with the group — about one every two weeks.<p>…

5 Design Jobs That Won’t Exist In The Future

And seven jobs that will grow, according to design leaders at Frog, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, and more.<p>Organ designers, chief drone experience designers, cybernetic director. Those are some of the fanciful new roles that could be created by the global design industry in the next few years.<p>But what …

Design

9 fab homes with giant pivoting doors

Never too big?<p>In designing a modern home, there’s perhaps no easier way to make a statement than incorporating some larger-than-life pivoting doors. We’ve seen plenty examples crop up lately—many rendered in glass, so that the doors also become windows and walls, and others in wood, stone, or steel.<p>…

5 Rules For Designing Great Cities, From Denmark’s Star Urbanist

Danish architect and urbanist Jan Gehl has spent decades making sure cities work for people, not the other way around. Here’s how.<p>The web of pedestrian streets, narrow alleys, and picturesque canals in Venice have lured tourists to the Italian port city for hundreds of years. There’s a near …

Urban Design

Nendo designs collection of movement-tracing furniture

<b>New York 2016:</b> prolific Japanese studio Nendo has unveiled a collection of furniture and lighting featuring sketch-like outlines that trace the …

Furniture

20 Creative Business Cards for Architects

Establishing professional contacts in architecture – and well, in any field, really – has changed dramatically in the last decade, passing from the …

8 Leadership Practices That Will Make You Memorable

Almost every employee or team member can remember that one special boss in their career who was the role model of a leader, always commanded respect, and was able to get the most voluntarily from everyone all the time. Every entrepreneur and business executive I know wants to emulate that boss, but …

Leadership

3 Firms Making Outstanding Contemporary Modular Homes

The modular home is typically a purpose-built dwelling, made and assembled in a factory setting. The finished abode is transported as a whole module …

Habitats

See Architect Stefano Boeri's High-Rise Tree House

See Architect Stefano Boeri's High-Rise Tree HouseGreen design—integrating eco-friendly components into urban architecture—is a movement that's been …

Urban Farming Revolution: Impact Farm Allows You to Grow Fresh Produce in the Middle of the City

Urban farming is most certainly the way of the future. However, some of the largest barriers to this style of food production is a lack of space in densely populated cities, and also climate fluctuation. Copenhagen-based urban design lab Human Habitat seeks to address these issues with their …

junsekino completes structural steel tinman house in bangkok

<b>junsekino completes structural steel tinman house in bangkok</b> <br>all images courtesy of spaceshift studio<p><b>situated in the heart of bangkok, thailand is</b> …

Apple Releases Apple Watch CAD Drawings

I think they could sell posters of these<p>For those of you looking to create watchbands or cases for the Apple Watch, they've released the CAD drawings …

Apple Watch

Grow: Fantastic Modular Shelving for Vinyl and More

Forget the Expedit, a New Shelving Solution for Storing (and Showing) Vinyl<p>As a professional organizer, I've know a number of people who are very …

Santa Cruz

The Handsome Hawg

The latest from the gearheads at Thunderbike, the Precision-R project showcases their custom Frame-Kit and original Thunderbike Monoblock wheels …

Aamodt/Plumb – Architecture Studio Branding by TwoPoints.Net

Architecture studio branding and graphic design by agency TwoPoints.Net for Aamodt/Plumb.<p>This is an architecture studio branding project recently …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ

How To Decide On A Name And Logo For Your Startup

For many entrepreneurs, building a successful startup begins with an idea for a product or a service. You may not turn your attention to a name and logo until weeks or months later, and when you do, you may be uncertain about how to proceed. Avoid making the creation of a name and logo an …

Articles about space-saving-wood-furniture-designed-california on Dwell.com - Dwell

Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities across the world to...<p>When shopping for wooden furniture pieces that will last a lifetime, it is important to understand …

The A1 sideboard, A Vintage Furniture Recreation.

Vintage furniture design by Francisco Almeida.<p>Francisco Almeida is a Portuguese product and industrial designer with a graduation from the University …

Biggest Startup Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

No matter the industry or your experience, launching a new company is a risky endeavor. Forbes contributor Tom Taulli reached out to some successful founders and asked what lesson they advise entrepreneurs to keep in mind.

Casa Redux in Sao Paulo, Brazil by Studio mk27

The luxurious Redux house located in Sao Paulo, Brazil by studio mk27.<p>Studio mk27 was responsible for this amazing architectural project. In 2013 …

Brazil