Geoffrey Lee

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Smart Apartment With A Scenic View Of The City

For an apartment in the city, the location matters a lot. But sometimes a central area may not be the most wonderful option if what you really want …

Chipmakers Are Racing To Build Hardware For Artificial Intelligence

Intel, Nvidia, and a host of startups are rolling out new chips to make machine learning faster and more powerful.<p>In recent years, advanced machine learning techniques have enabled computers to recognize objects in images, understand commands from spoken sentences, and translate written …

How to keep bananas fresh, spread hard butter, and make perfect pasta: 11 food hacks you need to know

Juicy lemons, soft ice cream, fresh bananas and more – these quick and easy food hacks will make your life easier and mean you spend far less time in the kitchen.<p>Fry your pasta<p>Harold McGee, author of An Encyclopedia of Kitchen Science, History and Culture, suggests cooking pasta in pot of boiling …

NASA Has Compiled a List of the Best Air-Cleaning Plants for Your Home

Many of us spend most of our time indoors, so it’s important to cultivate a space that’s a healthy one. A simple—and beautiful—way to do this is through houseplants; they add some green to your home while being an effective way to purify the air.<p>NASA hardly seems like the organization that would …

15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

Some people are smarter than others — intelligence, scientists believe, is the result of a combination of complex factors, including everything from …

Psychology

25 Leadership Lessons From Millionaire Business Owners

Build your team with the employees who just want a leader that helps them excel.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite your expertise, skills and education, nothing can prepare you for becoming a business leader. There’s a lot of trial and error and on-the-job-training …

Smart pen measures the dimensions of virtually any object

The Instrumments 01 sends depth, height and length right to your smartphone.<p>Despite all the technological advances over the years, measuring items in your home still tends to involve old-school rulers and tape measures... and they can be inaccurate if there are curves. Instrumments thinks it has a …

When Everything's Going Wrong At Work, This Is The Personality Trait You Need

When <i>Shawshank Redemption</i>’s Andy Dufresne is wrongly convicted of murdering his wife and sentenced to life in prison, he takes the slow way out.<p>Every night from his cell he digs a little further toward freedom. Each morning he gathers the debris in his two fists and then releases it down his pant …

Psychology

The bespoke furniture makers plying their trade

Functional plywood takes new shape in the hands of two ‘masters of detail’. Eva Wiseman meets them<p>RIP the shiny fitted kitchen. Goodbye wonky cupboard doors, farewell dodgy chrome fittings. Uncommon Projects is a design company that is changing what we expect from a kitchen – with …

Simplified Design: Home Decor Apps Make Decorating Easy

(Image credit: Homestyler)<p>Furniture is <i>heavy</i>, not to mention a big investment. Don't you wish you could virtually move things around to see what a new …

Razer's new 17-inch gaming laptop has an amazing mechanical keyboard, costs $3,699

The 2016 Razer Blade Pro comes with a 4K touchscreen, Thunderbolt 3, GeForce GTX 1080 graphics, and a whole lot more<p>Today Razer is overhauling its biggest and baddest machine, the 17.3-inch Razer Blade Pro, with a formidable spec sheet and probably the best keyboard ever attached to a …

The Most Famous Task Chair Ever Gets A 21st-Century Update

The Aeron chair from Herman Miller achieved cult status before it debuted in 1994. How do you improve an icon?<p>Decades ago, the symbol of executive success was a lavishly tufted leather throne. That all changed in 1994 when Herman Miller released the Aeron, a sleek, ergonomic task chair intended for …

The 10 skills in demand around the world that can get you hired in 2017

According to LinkedIn data, this is the month job applications spike on the social networking site.<p>To find out what exactly employers are looking for, and what it takes to successfully land a job, LinkedIn looked at billions of data points and analyzed all of the hiring and recruiting activity that …

This £20,000 chair is designed to make you feel weightless

Now, being British, we all like a nice sit down – it’s in our genes. However, WIRED has tried out a new chair that claims to simulate weightlessness …

Hand Tool School #5: Good Design is Not Just "Because I Can"

Sometimes, using beautiful wood can ruin a workpiece<p>I don't consider myself much of a designer, I'm more a student of history. I look at a lot of …

15 Books Highly Recommended By CEOs

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

This is the Bentley Bentayga, the fastest SUV on the planet

Bentley has been making a big deal of its entry into the luxury SUV market for some time, and it's finally happening: meet the Bentayga, a 600-horsepower tank of a vehicle that'll hit 60 miles per hour in four seconds flat. The company makes it very, very, <i>very</i> clear that with a top speed of 301 …

25 Unique Kitchen Countertops

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Kopchenuj<p>This kitchen appears as separately stacked volumes, with a countertop that blends with the units over each level.<p>2 |<br>• Designer: …

30 Extendable Dining Tables

Gate legged dining tables have been around for a long time now, and they still provide a good answer for small homes that lack an area in which to …

Comfy Niobara Chair Fit Like A Tailor-Made Suit

Niobrara chair is created by Erickson Woodworking, a father-and-son business out of Nevada City, California. What’s special about this piece? It’s …

Made in Ratio uses CNC cutting to create an A-shaped chair

<b>Milan 2015:</b> computer-controlled cutting was used to shape the curves of this solid wood chair by Made in Ratio founder Brodie Neill.<p>The stackable …

The 10 Men's Accessories That Matter The Most

Recently we asked the D’Marge community what the must-have fashion accessories for men. The responses we received ranged from the basic to the …

Philips’ latest Hue lightstrips put out white light and are extendable

Philips is expanding its Hue family of connected lighting products with the new Lightstrip Plus. This two meter parade of LEDs can produce millions of colors, which is nothing new for Hue products, but it also glows in different shades of white light — a huge feature its predecessor lacked. Philips …

Philips Hue

Power, Protect and Connect

We live in a very mobile world and depend on our various gadgets to help streamline our schedules. Keeping them all powered up throughout the day can …

Gear & Gadgets

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"My father never compromised on anything," says Jørgen Henrik Møller. "When he designed a chair, he would find the materials and then design the furniture. Each design took him five years to complete." #møller #moderndesign #dwr #designwithinreach #chair #authenticity #beoriginal

Claesson Koivisto Rune's Gate sofa provides public charging points

<b>Stockholm 2015:</b> Scandinavian studio Claesson Koivisto Rune has designed a modular sofa system for public spaces that allows sitters to recharge their …

Furniture

Restored Vintage Rolexes Are More Common Than You Think

It’s disheartening, but true. Some high-end watch dealers, specifically Rolex dealers, have utilized laser-welding technology in order to bring their beat-up sports watches back to factory-fresh condition. This begs the question, how many of today’s “mint,” “unpolished,” and “untouched” watches …