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Best Bathroom Plants to Decorate your Modern Bath with Greenery

I have one small, silly dream – one day to be taking my baths and showers in paradise-like ambiance. You know beautiful flowers, lush vegetation, …

Living Large in 675 Square Feet, Brooklyn Edition

Here are a few of the rules that Jacqueline Schmidt, David Friedlander, and their two young boys live by.<p>1. Every object has to earn its keep.<br>2. When …

10 Architectural Wonders to See When Visiting Barcelona

Legendary fairy tale wordsmith, Hans Christian Anderson, once wrote of Barcelona, “We crossed spacious streets, with building resembling palaces, in …

Barcelona

The Apple Watch Beats Rolex in Luxury Watch Ranking

Is tech the new luxury?<p>Recent reports show that the Apple Watch has surpassed other luxury watch brands such as Rolex on a list of luxury global brands. Measured by analytics firm NetBase, the study was based solely on social mentions with the Apple Watch counting over 700 million mentions. It’s …

15 Netflix Films to Watch After Unwrapping Your Presents

You did it. You made it to the holidays and the family has unwrapped all their presents (including that smartwatch that Dad <i>really</i> wanted from our wearable tech gift guide). Everyone is getting their cider cocktails on and plowing into the gingerbread cookie trees, but wait! The age-old tradition of …

Quickly create a VPN with the Hotspot Shield browser extension

Can't watch Netflix from where you are located? Can't check in with your fantasy football team from behind your office's firewall? Can't use a public hotspot without worrying about your unencrypted data being seen by prying eyes?<p>A VPN can assuage these issues, but VPN software typically either …

5 Podcasts That Will Give You a Leadership Edge

Listening to these podcasts will make you smarter, tougher, and more business savvy.<p>Ever since NPR's <i>Serial</i> broke the internet last year, it seems like we've been in the middle of a podcast boom. But while podcasts like <i>Serial</i> can be fun and fascinating to listen to, there are some podcasts that are …

Entrepreneurship

Why the Next Steve Jobs Will Be a Woman

A rising tide of female founders will produce the next iconic entrepreneur.<p><b>Here's an experiment:</b> Name five iconic entrepreneurs. Actually, don't bother, because we can pretty much predict your answer. Every year, we ask the Inc. 500 honorees to name the entrepreneurs they most admire. The answers: …

womenleadership

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Here are 25 books recommended by some of the top CEOs in the world to kick off your reading list.<p>Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few …

Self-improvement

Lugg, An App For On-Demand, Short-Distance Moves, Raises $3.8 Million

While Uber, Lyft, and similar ride-sharing services can help you get from one place to the next, they aren’t practical for hauling your large purchases – like those from an IKEA shopping spree, or a sofa you found on Craigslist, for example. That’s where a service called Lugg comes in. If Lyft is …

Startups

27 must-have travel apps for every step of your journey

Travel is one of the industries that has completely transformed by the smartphone evolution and as a result, there is an abundance of ingenious apps designed to make your trips easy to plan, cheaper, well-informed and more enjoyable.<p>Short of literally packing your bags and rooting out your …

IBM Is Teaching Watson To Interpret Medical Images

But don't expect it to threaten radiologists' job security anytime soon.<p>In the latest sign that the singularity is nigh, IBM announced last week that it would start teaching its ultra-fast computer system "Watson" to be something like a robotic radiologist.<p>The goal is for Watson -- most famous for …

Articles about modern architecture rustic settings on Dwell.com - Dwell

Hailing from Burgundy, France, chef and television personality Ludo Lefebvre brings a European sensibility to his remodeled...<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites …

Real Estate and Property Market News

Real Estate

TOP 7 UNIQUE HOUSE DESIGN: SOUTH YARRA CONTEMPORARY URBAN HOUSE DESIGN WITH SHAPE AS A SIMPLE RECTANGULAR BOX BY AN ORGANIC MATERIAL

Australian engineers Workroom Design teamed up with Agushi Developers to make Oban House, a urban house in South Yarra close Melbourne, Australia. …

A Contemporary Home Sits Comfortably Among The Traditional On This Street

Campbell Architecture continue to explore home design with traditional forms used in a contemporary way, with this Sydney home filled with natural …

Architecture

Striking Visual Perspectives Unveiled by The Edge House in Kraków, Poland

While building the contemporary <b>Edge House</b> in Kraków, Poland, the developing team at <b>Mobius Architecture</b> managed to cleverly reinterpret the local law …

Architecture

Intriguing Pavilion House in Portland Inspired by a Dining Table

Portland-based architect Ben Waechter and his creative team imagined this modern “glass house” that aspires to offer inhabitants maximum privacy. You …

Architecture

Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

19 Portable Meals You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

All muffins, all the time. That's our new rallying cry, especially now that we’ve discovered muffins can be healthy. But did you know that your …

This 15-Minute Morning Yoga Routine Wakes You Up Better Than Coffee

Ever wonder how every yoga instructor you meet has more energy than Jess on <i>New Girl</i>, even at a 7 a.m. class? Yeah, coffee (or green tea) may play a …

Yoga

The 21 Best Bodyweight Exercises for a Strong Core

We've proven that achieving six-pack abs <i>is</i> possible (if not enjoyable), but getting a stronger core doesn't have to involve shunning carbs and …

Workouts

Central London Flat by VW+BS

If you’re wondering where I’ve moved to (in my dreams), it’s to this Central London Flat designed by VW+BS. I mean, it’s super dreamy with tons of …

South-east Asia

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