Zackari Kechagioglou

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Edoardo Tresoldi’s massive wire mesh buildings rise at Coachella

Italian artist Edoardo Tresoldi unveiled his largest installation yet at this year’s Coachella, an annual music festival in Indio, California that …

iPad users can beta test Microsoft’s Edge browser now

Microsoft has slowly been rolling out its Edge browser to various devices; it was officially released for iPhones back in November, with the promise that an iPad version was on the way. Now, it's finally here -- but only in beta. Microsoft Edge testers for iOS can download the iPad version …

Face of 9,000-Year-Old Teenager Reconstructed

The meticulous process, based on a skull from a Greek cave, reveals how our facial features have changed over the millennia.<p>Her name is Avgi, and the last time anyone saw her face was nearly 9,000 years ago. When she lived in Greece, at the end of the Mesolithic period around 7000 B.C., the region …

Archaeology

LG Display's crazy 65-inch OLED TV can roll up like a poster

It's the world's first big-screen TV that can be rolled up to hide away when not in use. We go hands-on.<p>When you roll your future TV out of sight into a little box, thank LG Display.<p>The leader in big-screen OLED manufacturing, not satisfied to debut the first 88-inch 8K OLED TV, showed off another …

Dual-screen clamshell devices will kill the tablet

Phones have on-screen keyboards. Laptops have clamshell designs.The next-generation enterprise mobile device will have both.A dual-screen clamshell …

Hands-on: MobileMiner – how to mine cryptocurrency on an iPhone [Video]

When you think of a cryptocurrency mining rig, it’s easy to associate it with large rigs featuring multiple GPUs in some type of air-cooled room. While that may be true, not every cryptocurrency needs hulking GPUs and rigs designed specifically with mining in mind. In fact, thanks to a handy app …

Report: Apple eyeing Shazam acquisition worth $400 million [U]

<i>Update 12/11: Confirmed!</i><p>Apple may be planning to purchase the company behind the popular song tagging service Shazam, <i>TechCrunch</i> reports. The deal could be worth around $400 million (so not much for Apple) and announced as soon as next week.<p>As Spotify continues to inch towards a public listing, …

Apps

Review: Microsoft Surface Precision Mouse – Thinking Different about Mac functionality

I have never been particularly fond of any of Apple’s mice. I appreciate the company’s dedication to simplicity when it comes to their products, but for my uses which include design and gaming, Apple focuses entirely too much on form over functionality.<p>As someone who frequently has multiple apps …

Diseño y renders de Lemon Tree

Compartimos un nuevo set de renders de un nuevo desarrollo urbanístico en Hurghada, Egipto. En esta ocasión, además de los renders, en Berga & …

The photographic look

CG artists in advertising, VFX, the game industry, and visualization often seem to pursue contradictory goals. While some use computers to conjure up …

V-Ray Settings Overview

A lot of you have been asking for V-Ray settings and so I am going to spend a little time going over the settings that I used to create the base …

Daniel Lyono

Newly discovered property of graphene could lead to infinite clean energy

Physicists at the University of Arkansas have discovered a new property of graphene that could be exploited to generate endless clean energy. While …

Le Corbusier's buildings listed among UNESCO world heritage sites

The 40th Session of the World Heritage Committee, held in Istanbul on July 17th, inscribed the “The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an …

Architecture

10 Projects Chosen as Winners of 2017 AIA International Region Design Awards

Ten projects have been selected as winners of 2017 AIA International Region Design Awards, honoring exemplary projects undertaken by architect …

Richard Meier & Partners Designs Two Villas for Ground-Up Modern Community in Czech Republic

Richard Meier & Partners has unveiled the design of the Oaks Prague Villas, the firm’s first residential project in the Czech Republic. Located …

Louvre Abu Dhabi / Ateliers Jean Nouvel

“All climates like exceptions. Warmer when it is cold. Cooler in the tropics. People do not resist thermal shock well. Nor do works of art. Such …

Architecture

Tadao Ando creates full-scale mock up of Church of the Light for Tokyo exhibition

A full-size model of Church of the Light takes centre stage in a survey of Tadao Ando's 50-year career – even though the architect told Dezeen his …

Elon Musk presents his vision for colonizing Mars by 2024

Elon Musk unveiled exciting changes to his vision of establishing a colony on Mars, and surprised us with a plan to use rockets to transport people …

The Radically Slim and Golden Loewe bild X OLED

This is an exciting time if you like televisions. The initial revolution of displays abandoning the cathode tube for flatscreen tech has eased into …

Televisions

PURO Hotels Brings a Fresh Scene to Old Town Gdansk

At the center of Granary Island, the PURO Gdansk is a bold, lively and colorful hotel that offers weary travelers a place to work, play and stay …

SLIDE Minimalist House by APOLLO Architects & Associates

SLIDE is a minimalist residence located in Tokyo, Japan, designed by APOLLO Architects & Associates. The home, situated in a quiet residential area …

SKYPE HEAD OFFICE - STOCKHOLM | pS Arkitektur

Il progetto, di 1680 mq, consiste in studi audio e video, uffici e aree comuni per 100 dipendenti. L’intento fondamentale del software Skype è alla …

The Galaxy SOHO | Zaha Hadid Architects

The Galaxy SOHO project in central Beijing for SOHO China is a 330 000m2 office, retail and entertainment complex that will become an integral part …

Höst restaurant | NORM ARCHITECTS

Höst and New Norm Dinnerware - a symbiotic relation of contrasts Norm Architects and Danish designhouse Menu have joined forces with Copenhagen …

FRATELLI | dumdum design

Description :<p>DESCRIPTION :<p>Fratelli est un restaurant situé dans un quartier de bureaux de Casablanca, Sidi Maarouf.<br>Petit frère du restaurant Bacco e …

The Pi Offers a Futuristic Slice of Proximity Charging For New iPhones

Apple’s trio of new iPhones outfitted with the wireless Qi charging standard has reignited excitement about a post-Lighting/USB Type-C charging cable …

Eight Architects Are Creating London's Newest Design District

The Greenwich Peninsula Project will be a purpose-built space for artists, creatives, and innovators<p>The recently-unveiled Greenwich Peninsula District is London’s ambitious attempt to reassert itself as a worldwide hub of creativity, design, and urban innovation. Now, a number of prominent …

Greenwich, UK

James house

Mirabel, Quebec, Canada<p>With the arrival of his first son, Jean-Daniel Dubreuil needed a bigger place for his family so he decided to modify one of the house plan from his company, Habitations Concept Dub, design and construction company outside of Montreal.<p>The result was this modern/rustic …

A Period Home in Melbourne with a New Modern Addition

Zen Architects were hired to design a rear addition to a home in Melbourne’s West Brunswick. The period home, named the Nest House, was extended to …