Jamie Yeo

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Photographers Find Creative Ways to Deal With Irritating Potholes

Potholes are the cherry on top of winter. A frustrating, dangerous cherry.<p>In cities hit hardest in the winter months, drivers risk flat tires and …

Just How Original Were the First iPhone & iOS 7? According to Kirby Ferguson's Latest 'Everything Is a Remix' Case Study, Not at All.

One more for today, via new Gizmodo-spinoff Sploid: We took note of filmmaker Kirby Ferguson's "Everything is a Remix" project when it launched in …

Yahoo’s Geek Goddess

As one of Google’s highest-ranking women, Marissa Mayer became a Silicon Valley superstar, but inside the search giant her dazzle sometimes wore thin, with colleagues rebelling against her imperious style. In the wake of Mayer’s jump to run the struggling Yahoo, Bethany McLean asks whether she will …

Articles about 8 modern apartment buildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you live in an apartment, the surrounding city becomes an extension of your home. The nearby parks act as your backyard.<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Dessert

Wine Country in the mist

Two Sons Recreate 20-Year-Old Pictures for Their Mom

Redditor olias32 decided to get creative and rummage through some old photos of him and his brother to recreate as adults for his mom's 55th birthday. The thoughtful gift idea would surely tug at the mother's heartstrings while tickling her funny bone as she browsed through the collection of images …

Blue Train: Pretoria to Cape Town

by Laura Feinstein<p>One of the most iconic symbols of luxury in South Africa, the famous Blue Train line has spent the last 67 years taking visitors on an adventure through the country’s stunning and diverse scenery. Starting in Pretoria, the Blue Train travels through a range of backdrops—from the …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

Surreal Portraits from Oleg Oprisco | Colossal

<p>Kiev-based photographer Oleg Oprisco (previously) continues to amaze with his surreal style of conceptual photography that makes use of a muted …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

This Aluminum Foil-Like Surface Reacts To Your Touch

It might look like an innocent piece of foil just itching to be crumpled to you, but that's only half true. This metallic layer, titled @><#!!!, …

Colored Wooden Rugs by Elisa Strozyk

German designer Elisa Strozyk can do no wrong in my book. She crafts beautiful flexible textiles out of wood making you wonder how she did it. Her …

Furniture

Afterschool Podcast with Don Lehman - Episode 7: Catherine Bailey, co-owner and Creative Director of Heath Ceramics

<i>Hosted by Don Lehman, Core77's podcast series is designed for all those times you're sketching, working in the shop, or just looking for inspiration</i> …

Surreal Paintings by Henrik Aarrestad Uldalen

Dreamlike Paintings.<p>This is a collection of surreal paintings and dreamlike portraits by Henrik Aarrestad Uldalen, a self-taught artist from Norway. …

Motion Design by Metin Akcakoca

Metin Akcakoca is an 3D Artist and Generalist based in Turkey with a background in graphic design and always interested in everything about CG. We …

Newspaper Pages Cut Like Embroidered Lace by Myriam Dion | Colossal

<p>Armed with a scalpel and latest edition of <i>Le Devoir</i> or the <i>International Harold Tribune</i>, Canadian artist Myriam Dion cuts rich textural patterns …

Paperglass: A Simple, Brilliant Design Innovation Enables Flat-Folding Eyeglasses

If there is a flaw in the basic design of eyeglasses, it is in the hinge and stems. Because the stems of every pair of eyeglasses protrude from the …

Product Design

Mesmerizing Chinese Countryside Photography

One thing I found amazing about some countries is the great amount of different lands inside the territory. Continental countries like Brazil, United …

An App That Uses Geometry To Help You Break Creative Blocks

Reform is a stylish new app aimed at designers, with geometric puzzles that just might inspire fully formed ideas.<p>First-year undergraduate architect and design majors know the scenario very well. Given a range of flat polygons of different sizes–a circle and triangle or a rhombus and trapezoid–the …

Giant Submarine Crashes Through Streets of Milan

Milan was hit with an incredible spectacle on October 1st that confused pedestrians and locals into thinking that a submarine had crashed up onto the streets through the ground. The mind-boggling display, like something out of an action-adventure or sci-fi flick, turned into an investigation scene …

Toy Stories: Model Planes And Ships That Speak For Norway

About a year ago, we wrote about a peculiar problem of national identity. It turns out, despite the clean and minimal architecture and gleaming health care services, some Scandinavians detect a weakness in their political and cultural identity. So Oslo-based design group Permafrost tackled the …

Benjamin Muzzin's Clever 3D Display, Created by Spinning TVs

Here's an unforeseen application of televisions going from CRT to flatscreen: Thin as they are, you can now place two of them back-to-back. And then …

A Deadly Alkaline Lake in Africa Turns Animals into Calcified Statues | Colossal

<p>Lake Natron in northern Tanzania is one of the harshest environments on Earth. Temperatures in the lake can rise to 140 °F (60 °C) and the …

Banksy's Tagging NYC For An October "Residency"

Yesterday, Banksy's website announced a month-long "show" on the streets of New York. Each one of his street art pieces will come with a painted …

The Winners Of Our 2013 Innovation By Design Awards

1,200 submissions. 54 finalists. 9 winners. It all came down to one night.<p>Winning isn’t everything, but it’s certainly a perk. Today, <i>Fast Company</i> threw its first-ever Innovation By Design Conference, held in downtown New York. It culminated this evening at the Innovation By Design Awards …

Vienna Design Week 2013: Lobmeyr Experimental Sweet Factory

The Passionwege format returns for this year's Vienna Design Week linking emerging international design talent with what's left of the city's …

Ar Vag Foldable Boat Kit by Thibault Penven

The story behind <b>Ar Vag foldable boat design</b> began when this industrial designer met a passionate fisherman on the sunny shores of Lake Geneva. That’s …

BioLite CampStove Cooks Your Food and Recharges Your Gadgets

BioLite has combined a stove and a power charger in one innovative design, <b>BioLite CampStove</b>. You’ll get to enjoy the benefits from both world in …

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