João Rodrigues

31 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Likes | @jonyrodrigues7 | Keep up with João Rodrigues 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 “João Rodrigues”

10 Behaviors That Could Launch Your Career

<i>What is the single greatest piece of career advice you've ever received?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Nelson Wang,</i> …

Luxury House at Bragança Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil

The Quinta da Baroneza house at Bragança Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil – a luxury residence by Candida Tabet Architecture.<p>The Quinta da Baroneza house …

4 Books That Will Make You Happy And Successful

<b>What is the good life?</b><p>That’s the primary question I’m trying to answer with this blog.<p>Shortcuts and lifehacks are great. Surprising trivia is nice. …

The 8 best new titles from DC Comics

See winning National Geographic nature photos snapped by kids

You don't have to be all grown up to take great photographs. Kids between the ages of 9 and 17 are showing off their camera talents with a collection of pictures capturing crackling light bulbs, swarming ocean life and a curious young sea lion.<p>National Geographic Kids selected 10 winning images …

Modern Man’s Must-have Wallet

Imossi combines style and practicality for the guy who’s serious about his accessories! Cut from a single, solid sheet of aluminum, it’s lighter, …

Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Features Faceted D-Pad and Rubberized Grip

In October 2015, Xbox will launch <b>Xbox Elite Wireless Controller</b>. Designed in collaboration with pro-level game players, this device unlocks your full …

Beautiful Houses: Quinta da Baroneza

Today we will show you a gorgeous house in Sao Paulo, Brazil, a project by Candida Tabet Arquitetura. This house is breathtaking! Amazing views, …

Articles about 9 epic outdoor hangouts on Dwell.com - Dwell

With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>Lighting circumscribes a space, and therefore how we interpret ourself within that space.<p>The good folks at Epic Software are building a video production studio out of old …

Prefab Homes

APPARATUS Launches New Lighting & its First Furniture Collection

APPARATUS never ceases to hypnotize us with their design charms and their latest falls right in line. This Spring they launched two new lighting …

A Cottage in France Gets Updated

What once was a summer cottage in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, France is now the updated Chalet ‘Dag’ in Chamonix by Chevallier Architectes and readied for …

Student Develops An Ingenious Building Material That Shapeshifts In Response To Rain

Chao Chen, a product design student at RCA, created a water-reacting laminate that can open when it’s sunny and close when it rains.<p>When Chao Chen had to conduct a materials study during his second term at the Royal College of Art, he found inspiration while walking through London’s Hyde Park on a …

These are the most-loved CEOs in America

Managers the world over may boast of being the "World's Best Boss" on cheesy mugs, but in the case of Google's Larry Page or Nike's Mark Parker, the …

This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up To The Smell Of Hot Croissants Every Single Day

Nothing beats the smell of fresh, hot croissants first thing in the morning -- except for when that same beautiful aroma is what <i>actually</i> wakes you up in the morning, as opposed to the blaring sound of a digital alarm clock.<p>You might think such an experience could only come from living above a …

Inventions

8 Real-Life Ways to Put Organizing on Autopilot

Surprisingly, it's what you add to a room that can change your bad habits for good.<p>It's obviously not your desire, capability, or common sense that prevents you from finally decluttering your home — it's the effort that's often the major roadblock. Here's how to change your habits and organize your …

5 Things to Do Right Away During Your Summer Internship

Try to make an impression—a good one, ideally.<p>Things are looking up for interns. More private sector employers are offering summer and seasonal …

This Room Perfectly Blends Minimalism And Maximalism

A Ukranian designer created a bedroom that gives you the best of both worlds.<p>If you've ever had trouble nailing down your personal decor style, Ukranian interior designer Pavel Vetrov may have just the room for you.<p>Vetrov created a room that perfectly captures two distinct styles by cutting the …

This Is the Best Iced Coffee You Will Drink All Summer

Nitro iced coffee comes straight from the tap, like a Guinness.<p>Nearly four years ago, when The Queens Kickshaw, a coffee hub in Astoria, was installing its draft system, a barista got mad at owner Ben Sandler. "He was like, Ben, we've got to figure out something about this iced coffee situation, …

Microsoft announces Xbox One with new controller

Microsoft is sweetening the deal for those considering picking up an Xbox One this year, with a newly announced version of the console, along with a …

Ones to watch: Predicting the Fortune 500 of 2025

By<p>The <i>Fortune</i> 500, our annual ranking of the largest U.S. companies, has been in a constant state of flux since the first one was published in 1955. …

Why We Finally Have the First True 'Smartphones'

Paul Thompson—FPG/Getty Images<p>Keystone/Holton/Getty Images<p>Kypros/Getty Images<p>Lyn Alweis—Denver Post/Getty Images<p>Bill Dow—NBC/Getty Images<p>Mark …

Can We Guess How Many People You’ve Slept With Based On Your Taste In Music?

Let's see how many times you've put your thing down, flipped it, and reversed it.

Inside a Manhattan Apartment That's Not Afraid of Color

Behold the power of blue.<p>Think you know blue? Think again. For a young Manhattan family, designer Gideon Mendelson takes America's favorite color to glamorous new heights. Tip: If you love something, go all the way.

Interior Design

Kanye West-Inspired Desserts Are Hilarious And Delicious

Imma let you finish but ... Kanye West-inspired desserts are the greatest desserts of all time. At least that's what one ice cream parlor -- NYC-based Morgenstern's Finest Ice Cream -- happens to think.<p>West is known for his love of ice cream, so in honor of the rapper's 38th birthday, Morgenstern's …

Dessert

13 Things You Didn't Know About Starbucks

<i>By: Kristin Hunt</i><p>Nowadays you can find four on every corner, but back in 1971, Starbucks was just another coffee place bringing caffeine to the sleepy masses. Frappuccinos were still 24 years away, the stock market wasn't even a consideration, and no one knew what the hell a Pumpkin Spice Latte was. …

Coffee

Architizer

Microsoft officially announces Xbox One with 1TB of storage and new controller

And the old 500GB version got a price cut<p>Turns out you won't have to wait until E3 next week to see the newest Xbox One. After an Amazon posting revealed the existence of an Xbox One with more storage and a new controller, today Microsoft has made it official. The latest version of the Xbox One …

7 Secrets Of Shoppers Who Never Pay Full Price

<i>By Leah Melby, Glamour</i><p><i>(Photo: Kyle Ericksen)</i><p>A shopping addiction doesn't have to be wallet-crippling -- so long as you're working it right and avoiding paying full price whenever possible. Immediate gratification -- that gotta-have-that-now rush -- is behind a lot of retail action, but if you're …

Sliding Wall Maximizing Space in New York Micro-Home: The Five to One Apartment

<b>Five to One Apartment</b> by <b>MKCA</b> is a project that takes micro-housing to a new, highly creative level. With a total surface of 36 square feet, this …

22 Extremely Creative Bookshelves

It’s been said that a room without books is like a body without a soul. The only problem with having a lot of books is that they often tend to …