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A Jaw-Dropping Apartment Makeover -- on a Budget!

The owners of this Turtle Bay co-op had an interior design request that might sound impossible--to transform this formerly under-lit, cramped, unusually-shaped Manhattan apartment into a spacious, airy urban retreat--on a budget, no less! Always up to the task, Décor Aid's interior designers were …

18 Ways to Mix a Cactus into Your Home Decor

Lately, we’ve been pushing aside our usual succulent varieties for their pretty, prickly friends: cacti. From Lena Dunham’s famed pants to our 2015 Decor Trend Report, cactus-everything is officially a THING. While those not-so-sharp succulents will always have a place in our hearts (and pots), …

Life Measured: A Pitcher that Multitasks

Food design site MOLD partnered with Brooklyn-based design studio Visibility on a smart and versatile object everyone should have in their home to …

11 Decorating Ideas to Steal from the Scandinavians

Doesn’t it seem like Scandinavians get home decor exactly right ALL the time? Maybe it’s because they have had to turn their homes into the ultimate sanctuary to escape those long Nordic winters, or because they are the birthplace of our beloved IKEA. With white playing a winning role, this decor …

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Sundar Pichai on the Difference Between Chromecast and Google TV (Interview)

Sundar Pichai<p>Google has two operating systems: Chrome and Android. And now it has two living-room devices: Chromecast and Google TV.<p>There’s a good …

Televisions

Baidu Shares Jump 14% After Hours On Upbeat 3Q Outlook Thanks To Mobile Advertising Momentum

Baidu’s efforts to strengthen its mobile advertising business appear to finally be bearing fruit. Investors were reassured by the Chinese search giant’s 3Q outlook, sending its stock price soaring 14% to $129.09 in after hours trading. The company forecasts 3Q revenue between $1.422 billion (8.7 …

Oracle Taps Adrian Jones to Head Asian Operations (Read the Memo)

Software giant Oracle named Adrian Jones to head its operations in Asia. The move was announced in an internal email from Oracle president Mark Hurd, …

Enterprise Tech

Video: The Pixel Painter

Hal Lasko, also known as Grandpa, creates full-scale masterpieces pixel by pixel using Microsoft Paint. This video by our friend Josh Bogdan, shares his story.<p>When Josh Bogdan sent Dwell his new video, <i>The Pixel Painter</i>, we had to pass it along. Hal Lasko, a 97-year-old retired graphic artist, uses …

Art