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Toronto is poised to become the next great producer of tech startups

Josh Guttman Contributor<p>Josh Guttman is a partner at SBNY, formerly Softbank Capital.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Impending Opportunity In Real Estate Technology<p>I’ve spent more and more time in Toronto over the past few years and learned there’s more to this city than Drake calling it home …

Articles about row 25th affordable housing development houston on Dwell.com - Dwell

By taking advantage of economies of scale, a Houston native and a pair of mod-minded developers team up to create nine affordable...<p>Spanish rug and textile designer Nani Marquina, whose idyllic Ibiza weekend house we featured in Dwell's July/August 2012...<p>Inside the shell of the Oyster House …

Housing

Articles about simple gabled house features intricate latticework shell on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architect Sven Matt mixed basic shapes with rich details in this Austrian home.<p>In Portland, Oregon, a designer creates an open, environmentally sensitive house for a client on a 5,000-square-foot lot.<p>The science and design behind the famous Eames shell chairs is pretty impressive.<p>Danish architect …

Northern California

Ten ways to improve your morning routine

If the sound of your morning alarm is worse to you than nails on a chalkboard, and if the thought of sunbeams through your window is cringe-inducing, this article's for you.<p>Just because you're not a morning person doesn't mean you can't create a morning routine that would make early birds sing with …

The Week in Review: Most Livable Cities Report Reflects Global Issues

Melbourne, Australia, topped the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) list of most livable cities for the fifth year running earlier this week. Rounding out the top five were, in order: Vienna, Vancouver, Toronto, and Adelaide, Australia, and Calgary, Canada, tied for fifth.<p>A noteworthy finding was …

Middle East

9 Essential Berlin Wall Stories

From the Aug. 31, 1962, issue of TIME<p>For a structure that stood only about 12 ft. high, the Berlin Wall left quite a mark on modern history. …

Mountainside home by Kidosaki Architects extends out into the sky

The upper floor of this Japanese mountain home is twice the size of the base, creating a dramatic overhang that appears to be supported by nothing …

Sergi Pons uncovers stonework and ceiling vaults in renovated Barcelona apartment

Barcelona architect Sergi Pons has exposed stone walls and wooden beams during the renovation of this apartment in the city's Les Corts …