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How to be a better speaker, according to a coach who's spent nearly 20 years helping high-powered execs, TED presenters, and news anchors

Real-life presentations are rarely so dramatic. But they can still — and often do — go poorly.<p>"Pitch Perfect: How to Say it Right the First Time, Every Time," by Bill McGowan and Alisa Bowman, is designed to help rescue readers from that mediocrity — the kind in which you're (thankfully) fully …

Public Speaking

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Luminous ceilings and carpets will become commonplace, says lead designer at Philips

<b>Movie:</b> chief design officer for Philips Lighting Rogier van der Heide explains how advances in LED technology are enabling lighting to be integrated …

“Beacon” Technology Deployed by Two Library App Makers

Library app developers Capira Technologies and BluuBeam have separately announced the launch of micro-location information services that will enable …

Property Owners Reduce Financial Risk, Raise Property Value with Energy Upgrades

Did you know that the least energy efficient multifamily property may spend $165,000 more annually than the most energy efficient? When a property …

Guess Who Are The Top 10 Solar Panel Makers In the World?

Solar equipment makers are gearing up to expand production again after many of them had to idle production lines or close factories. So who are the top 10 solar panel makers these days?<p>IHS released its ranking today that put Trina Solar as the top shipper of solar panels in 2014, followed by Yingli …

Do LEED Buildings Perform? Indeed They Do!

There is ongoing curiosity as to whether LEED buildings perform in line with market expectations on energy efficiency measures, or similarly, if LEED …

Database Showcases 37 Net-Zero Energy Buildings

The New Building Institute has published a database of North America’s most energy-efficient and zero energy commercial buildings.<p>The database …

Rem Koolhaas' Elements exhibition in Venice aims to "modernise architectural thinking"

<b>Venice Architecture Biennale 2014:</b> the Elements exhibition focusses on architectural components such as elevators and escalators, which "have never …

Studio Gang's Mega Efficient NRDC Office Retrofit Achieves LEED Platinum and Living Building Challenge Certification

Chicago-based Studio Gang Architects raised the bar for sustainable design with the completion of the new Natural Resources Defense Council office in …

Sustainability

It's Time To Bring Design Thinking Down From On High

In a now-classic TED Talk on design thinking, Tim Brown, president and CEO of the global design firm IDEO, proclaims that leaders must take a more expansive view of design. Design, says Brown, can no longer be a construct of a professional “priesthood,” a society of designers who, when given an …

Design thinking & its pioneers, the Kelley brothers, keep on truckin’

Listening to the Kelley brothers — the Midwestern business men behind design firm IDEO and Stanford’s design school the d.school — talk about their …

Porsche Carrera 3.2 Engine Teardown

Reading time: less than a minute.<p>Art<br>• Cars<br>• Films<br>• German<br>• Retro<p>This time-lapse Porsche Carrera 3.2 engine teardown is a strangely mesmerising look into the …

Restructuration d'un appartement pour une famille....

J’aime cet appartement situé dans le centre historique de Trento, en Italie. Il est habité par une famille avec trois enfants, c’est un lieu …

Des têtes dans l’air du temps

GQ vous livre les techniques et les produits qui permettent de se faire les têtes du moment. Faites votre choix !

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Un livre qui vole… – réellement.

<b>Hey 🙂</b><p><b>C’est une bien drôle idée venue tout droit du leader mondial</b> de la construction de jets privés, j’ai nommé la compagnie brésilienne Embraer …