jonny micallef

208 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 1 Follower | @jonnynever | Keep up with jonny micallef on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “jonny micallef”

Stop Acting Like You're Going To Live Forever

Everyone knows someone who always appears to be frantically busy. Too busy sweating the small stuff. Too busy to take on new opportunities. Too busy to enjoy themselves.<p><b>“Busy” is not an indicator of success. “Busy” means ineffective time-management or poor prioritization.</b><p>The attitude of “it will be …

Time Management

Volt Is a Drone That Charges Your Electric Car

Running out of gas is a problem usually remedied by jogging to a gas station. For those with an electric vehicle, however, that jog can turn into an …

Hong Kong is so expensive that architects are building 100-square-foot 'tube homes' made from concrete water pipes

For the past seven years, Hong Kong has held the title of the world's priciest city for homebuyers, according to the Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey.<p>James Law, a Hong Kong-based architect, thinks his micro-homes could help alleviate the city's housing crisis. But his …

Hong Kong

Here's what happens to your body when you don't drink enough water

Water is essential for human life. It accounts for for 50-70% of our body weight and is crucial for most bodily functions.<p>Any deficit in normal body …

Wellness

Volocopter hopes to have air taxis in the sky in five years

In addition to autonomous vehicles crawling the cities without drivers, we should start getting ready for the sky to be taken over by robot chauffeurs. One of the companies working on future air taxis is Germany-based Volocopter. Its 18-rotored human-sized drone took flight at Intel's CES keynote …

Here's a blockchain explanation your parents could understand

The problem with most blockchain “explainers” is that they provide more detail than what matters to most people, using language that is foreign to …

Meet Wassail, the One Drink You Should Make This Holiday

For those of us in colder climates, this time of year is the hot cocktail’s time to shine. It’s the perfect drink. The warmth gets you through the …

Klipsch Heritage Headphone Amplifier

Klipsch has been making some of the highest quality and technologically advanced audio hardware for the better part of a century. The Klipsch …

Uncommon Carry Mini Toothpick Crossbows

Madballs Foam Balls

<i>Weeee!</i> Madballs are back. Just in time for Halloween and the 867th time this year I've wished so hard I could go back to the simpler days of my …

Model 1911 Rubber Band Gun

If we are going to defeat the enemy, we must band together! Soldiers, load your rubber! Is it emasculating to turn an M1911, a pistol some may call …

Stacked Concrete Squares Make Up This Incredible Vacation Home in Aragon, Spain

Sitting on the edge of Puertos de Beceite national park in Aragon, Spain, is Casa Solo Pezo, the first property in the Solo Office collection of cutting-edge, architect-designed vacation rentals.<p>Designed by the award-winning and MoMA-exhibited Chilean architects at Pezo Von Ellrichshausen, Casa …

Vacation Homes

Nike Is Releasing a New Air Force 1 Special Field Boot

When the first Air Force 1 sneaker (or “Air Force,” as it was known at the time) was released in 1982, few people could foresee the kind of dominance …

Trondheim 40 Electric Trawler

The Trondheim 40 Electric Trawler is one of the world’s first electric powered hybrid trawlers, and the boat is as stunning as it is technologically …

This Simple Brick Wall Has A Hidden Compartment

As part of the design of the interior of this home, Purism, an interior design firm in Taiwan, created a hidden nook within a wall, specifically …

These Mid-Century Modern Inspired Cabinets Hide A Cat's Litterbox

Keeping your litter box out of sight while leaving it accessible to your feline friend can be a hard thing to arrange. Modernist Cat has come up with …

House in Hiroshima, Japan by Kazunori Fujimoto Architects

The team of Kazunori Fujimoto Architects has designed a modern concrete house in Hiroshima, Japan.Completed in 2016 by the team of Kazunori Fujimoto …

Architecture

This Wood Wine Box Packaging Can Be Reused As A Bird House

Designer Rita Rivotti has created fun packaging for a wine collection named Tyto Alba by Companhia das Lezírias vineyards in Portugal.<p>Throughout the …

Anza Espresso Brutalist Machine

While the industry of coffee incredibly evolved during the last years, the aesthetic of espresso machines did not changed so much. The Anza machine, …

Amabrush 10-Second Automatic Toothbrush

Amabrush says it's the World's First Automatic Toothbrush, but watching the demo video makes me think it's just the first time someone thought to …

Nothing Gets Past Nubo

Introducing, the world’s first completely mobile monitoring camera. It’s called Nubo and it works using a 4G network completely free of WiFi! This …

For Brand Loyalists, Slayer Maps Its Machines In the Field

When seeking out a worthwhile café, knowledgeable consumers will keep an eye out for signs of quality such as simplicity in the menu, a certain vibe …

Café

8 Maple Syrups for Next Level Pancakes

If we could, we’d use real maple syrup as currency. We wouldn’t just slather it on pancakes; we’d put it on everything. If you’ve tasted Vermont …

andrea tognon architecture designs iroko concrete chair

<b><br>andrea tognon architecture is an italian multidisciplinary firm founded in 2002.</b> the scope of work is diverse, encouraging a development of …

Concrete

Glass and concrete vacation home has a pool for a roof

Infinity House's design and the way it integrates a swimming pool into the home's structure brings to mind Villa Clessidra, by LAAV Architects. Like …

Word of Mouth: Edmonton

Edmonton happens to be Canada's second fastest growing region—and a leader in younger demographic growth, as well. Home to over a million and the capital the Alberta province, the city remains largely unexplored by many as it's been overshadowed by other metropolitan cities in Canada in the past. …

Travel

Slow Your Roll: Because You're Better Than Phillies

• Material: 2mm thick German-engineered SCHOTT's glass, proprietary titanium coating<br>• Dimensions: 2" x 5" x 2"<br>• Weight: 0.6lb<br>• Water pipe compatible<br>• US patent …

Mini Materials Ultimate Sample Kit

Returns Policy<p>You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the …

eCommerce

Sunken Gardens And Backyards Blend Privacy And Closeness To Nature

Building a sunken seating area or fire pit is a neat trick that architects sometimes use when they want to create an unobstructed view of the garden …