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Trump's top economic aide on Trudeau: 'It was a betrayal'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday accused Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of undermining the US and its allies with comments he made at the G7 summit.<p>"It was a betrayal," Kudlow said on CNN's "State of the Union."<p>Kudlow was speaking …

Donald Trump

Silicon Valley techies get free food and dazzling offices, but they're not very loyal - here's how long the average employee stays at the biggest tech companies

Software and internet companies had the highest level of employee turnover in 2017 when compared to other major industries, according to data gathered by employment-focused social network LinkedIn.<p>Silicon Valley is famous for showering employees with perks like free meals, transportation and …

Woodland House

With a palette of cedar and glass, the Woodland House fades into the forest landscape. It's situated on a wooded plateau. Comprised of three realms, …

Architecture

Why a Young Developer in L.A. Is Building Million-Dollar Eco-Mod Homes in a Pursuit for Sustainability

Mayer Dahan of Prime Five Homes believes luxury and sustainability should harmonize as one.<p>Mayer Dahan began his career working for a property …

Setting sail with the 'Airbnb of the seas'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever wanted to go on a sailing holiday but don't know your port from your starboard?<p>Thanks to the digital sharing economy, that dream is now only a few taps away on your smart phone, tablet or computer.<p>Take Click&Boat, the European online boat rental company with more than 150,000 members …

Boating

Svart Powerhouse Hotel

Floating at the foot of the Svartisen Glacier, the Svart Powerhouse Hotel is the first of its kind above the arctic circle. The hotel's main goal is …

Design

High-tech camper features adjustable smart glass window

The window tint changes with the push of a button<p>The world of concept campers can seem downright magical: In 2017 we saw a solar-powered RV, a spinning camper that transformed into a spacious tiny home, and a Volkswagen camper with a panoramic roof.<p>While all the bells and whistles from concept …

"Super wood" sports the strength of steel

Titanium alloys are some of the strongest materials we can build with, but they can be expensive. Now, researchers at the University of Maryland …

Engineering

Off-grid Ecocapsule microhomes finally make their international debut

We’ve been following the the solar- and wind-powered Ecocapsule microhome since it first burst onto the design scene. Now, nearly 10 years after the …

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

2017 Wood Design & Building Award Winners Announced

Jurors looked for submissions which were not only aesthetic but also pushed the perceived limitations of wood construction.<p>Revered architectural …

British Columbia

Origin Tree House

Perched in a hundred-year-old oak, the Origin Tree House is inspired by the nests of neighboring birds. The octagonal form is accessed by a rope …

Architecture

Chile praises China's 'constructive role' at Latin American forum | Reuters

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile’s foreign minister welcomed Chinese representatives to a meeting with Latin American and Caribbean countries on Sunday, praising the Asian nation for rejecting protectionism as the United States backs away from global trade.<p>Chile's Foreign Minister Heraldo Munoz (C) walks …

We may be closer than ever to understanding the true nature of gravity

by Brad Bergan December 11, 2017 Hard Science 18111<p>Unifying Theories<p>Quantum physicists have toiled to no avail for decades in their attempts to …

Physics

10 Companies Changing The Way We Use Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi has been introduced 18 years ago and changed the way we access information. It enabled rapid technological progress and created dozens of opportunities.<p>However, with great benefits, always comes great responsibilities and threats. The absence of network connection, security breaches and …

Wi-Fi

Barn-Style Guesthouse Features an Element of Surprise

<b>Carney Logan Burke Architects</b> completed the design of this barn-style guesthouse in Wilson, WY. Contrary to popular belief, this is not a renovation …

Gadgets News | The Next Web

All stories in Gadgets<p>This TV-shaped speaker is the cutest gadget to grace your nightstand<p>Shenzhen, China-based hardware brand Lofree is slowly making a name for itself in the world of tech accessories. Its latest ...<p>Abhimanyu Ghoshal<p>The Moto Z3 Play brings dual cameras, more battery, and small …

Gear & Gadgets

The Dirty Little Secret of Gun Cleaning

I’m the gun guy in the neighborhood, and my gunsmith shop is the first stop when somebody is having gun troubles—often an accurate rifle that …

3SHOEBOX HOUSE

The Villa is located in Trnovo within the city center of Ljubljana, Slovenia. It is renovation of a small existing house dating from 1934. The old house was designed by architect Emil Navinsek, known for inovation space concepts of a school non-corridor plan. He designed the house next to his …

These 4 charts show why emerging markets are primed for investment

For example, in 1960, the combined GDP of China and India made up only 5% of global GDP; today, it's 30%.<p>In 1970, the G7 bloc made up half of global trade; now it makes up just 30%. It's no wonder emerging markets are growing at almost three times the rate as the G7.

Independence Pass Residence | Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

At the edge of a nature preserve, the Independence Pass Residence has sweeping views across an alpine meadow to the Roaring Fork River and the Rocky …

Dreamy treehouse hidden in Woodstock offers magnificent Catskills views

A perfect getaway surrounded by nature is hidden away near the town of Woodstock. UK-based Antony Gibbon Designs crafted this blissful retreat, …

Treehouses

Luxurious solar home wraps around a sloped green roof

Architecture and landscape unite in the MeMo House, a solar-powered home in Buenos Aires built to maximize green space. Located between infill …

Si os gustan las bibliotecas no os perdáis esta maravillosa galería, tampoco si os gusta la fotografía

Las bibliotecas son espacios de <b>tranquilidad, sabiduría y conocimiento</b>, así que da gusto encontrarnos con estos ejemplos tan bellos a lo largo de la …

A Picturesque Home in Canada Embodies Traditional Victorian Architecture

In Victoria, Canada, a sleek and contemporary design honors the panorama of the Pacific Northwest<p><i>This article originally appeared in the May 2009 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>In the popular imagination, the city of Victoria on Canada's Vancouver Island is a splendid British relic, a place of heavy …

Architecture

Tentrr makes camping easy with furnished campsites

The crowd-free campsites are on private land<p>There’s an app for everything these days, and one of the latest industries to get the tech makeover is camping. Tentrr is a free iPhone app that makes camping easier by letting users find and book private campsites close to major cities.<p>It’s a like the …

Camping

Skyline House

This project is a rebuild of an existing post 1991 fire-storm house. Situated high on top of the Eastbay mountain range overlooking the city of Oakland, the site has unobstructed view’s toward the southwest Bay and Golden Gate. It was designed for a young family, who desired an open plan home that …

Inside Facebook's plan to eat another $350 billion IT market

He suggested doing something that had never been done before and could upend the $350 billion telecommunication market.<p>"It can't be so difficult to build our own system," the engineer said, referring to the telecom equipment that sends data across cables and wireless networks, a system that could …

Hupomone Ranch

Petaluma, California<p>Hupomone Ranch is an original 160-acre homestead located in the Chileno Valley, just three miles west of downtown Petaluma. The ranch had been fallow for over 30 years and the owners, a young family with three children, wanted to build a barn house that would reflect their …

Nassim Nicholas Taleb Sees Worse Tail Risks Than in 2007

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Universa Investments adviser and author of "The Black Swan," discusses President Trump's policies, the recent market selloff …