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Here's the BBC's Micro:bit, Raspberry Pi competitor

The BBC announced the BBC Micro:bit, a new pocket-sized computer inspired by the classic BBC Micro, back in March. Now it (along with a roll call of significant partners) has unveiled the final design and spilled some more details.<p>The project is a collaboration between the broadcaster and partners …

Control an Arduino with Your Smartphone via Blynk

Blynk is a new platform that allows you to quickly build interfaces for controlling and monitoring your hardware projects from your iOS and Android device. After downloading the Blynk app, you can create a project dashboard and arrange buttons, sliders, graphs, and other widgets onto the screen. …

Articles about 6 whimsical kids rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designing kids rooms can be fun, but it’s always challenging.<p>These colorful, light-filled bedrooms and playrooms are fun-sized design inspiration.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online …

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See Inside The Santa Barbara Mansion Steve Martin Is Selling

The actor/author/comedian is asking nearly $11 million for the modern concrete home.<p>Beloved funnyman Steve Martin recently listed the 7,377-square-foot mansion he has called home for over two decades, according to Zillow. The four-bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom stunner was designed by Roland E. …

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How to Make A Bow and Arrows: Step-by-Step Tutorial And Useful Tips

In today’s modern world hunting with a simple bow and arrow can be taken as very primitive and basic. The bow is considered one of the oldest hunting …

Understanding 24-bit vs 16-bit audio production & distribution by Allan Tépper

In prior articles, I have clarified how vital it is to record and edit 48 kHz audio for today’s video productions. However, so far, I have barely …

Dark Horse

The story of a record-shattering, all-electric ’68 Mustang<p><b>The world’s most expensive</b> supercars can hit 60 miles per hour in less than three seconds. The fastest production car in the world, the Hennessey Venom GT, does it in 2.7; Lamborghini’s 602-horsepower V-10-powered Huracán has been …

Adobe Slate lets you publish magazine-like stories from your iPad without design expertise

Adobe is out today with its latest app for content creators on the iPad. The new <b>Adobe Slate app</b> is available for free and joins the similar Voice app Adobe launched last May. Where Adobe Voice focused on using the iPad and later the iPhone for story telling with the spokenword backed by visual …

Dream Landscapes: 10 Perennial Gardens Inspired by Piet Oudolf

Considered “the most influential garden designer of the past 25 years,” Dutch plantsman Piet Oudolf has done for perennial gardening what artist …

Audiophile Grade Speakers for Less Than $200!

Introduction: Audiophile Grade Speakers for Less Than $200!<p>Speakers cost way too much. Speakers that sound good cost even more. But there is a way to …

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Warehouse stalking. My favourite kind of stalking… after church conversion stalking. Today I have two warehouses to share. The first in Melbourne’s …

Defy The Cable Company With A DIY HDTV Antenna

Stick it to the man<p>Frustrated by years of expensive cable bills, Norm Sutaria ditched his set-top box and used online instructions to build a homemade HDTV antenna. Then the education specialist shared his newfound expertise with a class at Brooklyn Brainery, a crowd-sourced education space in New …

For Auction: Ex-Works 1982 Audi Quattro A1 Group B Rally Car

<i>Images: Bonhams</i>This gorgeous 1982 Audi Quattro A1 Group B rally car was used by Hannu Mikkola to battle Walter Röhrl in the Monte Carlo Rally in …

Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

If you can’t get through this article without checking your Facebook, walking to the fridge, scrolling through your phone, and choosing something on …

The latest Mac mini is low-priced, but doesn't skimp on power

Mac mini (2014) review<p>Smallest Mac, big power<p>Machined perfection<p>Plenty of ports<p>Upgradeable no more<p>Retina-ready<p>Travel buddy<p>Desktop computers aren’t …

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Zelda tribute Oceanhorn heading to Steam on March 17

"Is it just me or does this game look a tiny bit like Zelda <i>Wind Waker</i>?" asks an innocent comment on the above trailer's YouTube page.<p>"You are a genius," comes the inevitable reply.<p>Indeed, <i>Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Sea</i> is heavily influenced by Zelda games in general, and <i>Wind Waker</i> in …

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Fantastic Way To Beautify Your Garden – Make a Raised Bed Garden Out Of Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks are one really amazing material – they are inexpensive, reliable and strong. The usage of this material can be a wide and they are very …

Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

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Articles about near montreal house connects its surroundings on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Boucherville, Quebec, Blouin Tardif Architecture-Environnement designs a single-family house that opens onto a veranda.<p>A clever design team recasts a cramped home as an open, contemporary residence.<p>A teardown renovation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, comes with a mandate for maximum …

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Eliminate your energy bills using old newspapers

DIY environmentally friendly houses will insulate against thundersnow<p>Once upon a time, the only thing you could do with yesterday’s newspaper was to wrap up takeaway food. Now, though, it turns out that once you’ve read the Telegraph Property section, you can use it not just to keep your fish and …

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PSU Console

Dead Simple Power Supply<p>At work I'm quite spoilt, there is an abundance of equipment in the labs, and if I need, I can borrow something for home use. …

A DIY Wire Utensil Rack Is Such a Smart Solution for Behind the Stove

(Image credit: A Beautiful Mess)<p>If you've ever wondered what to do with that empty space behind your stove, this is one stylish yet practical …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

Daily Inspiration #1955

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Watch This Sweet, Sad Documentary About The World’s Oldest Family-Owned Business

Houshi Ryokan, a traditional Japanese hotel built above a hot springs in the Ishikawa Prefecture, is 1,300 years old. Up until 2011 (when a slightly older hotel was discovered), it held the title of oldest hotel in the world. Throughout its epic history, the ryokan (the Japanese name for this kind …

11 Tiny Design Features That Show Apple's Insane Attention To Detail

Many of these details go unnoticed by the average Apple user, or are only useful to a relative handful of people using the product.<p>Some features are handy while others are purely cosmetic, but Apple included them anyway.<p>Here are the best of these little design flourishes.

The Architect Is In: The Family Cottage Reinvented, Austin Edition

This weekend Hugh Randolph, founding principal of Hugh Jefferson Randolph Architects and a member of the Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory, …