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Keira Knightley: ‘I used to try to be sensible and good and professional in a way I don’t now’

Keira Knightley is happier than she has been for years. Although she is busier than ever, the paparazzi no longer hassle her and even her critics have softened. So what’s changed?<p>There are few young actors who have divided opinion as much as Keira Knightley. It’s hard to understand – can she really …

Best mountain bike tyres for 2018 - MBR

We know our knobbles better than anyone and here is our recommended rubber<p>We’ve ridden and reviewed 28 tyres for this comprehensive round-up!<p>For …

7 Pebble Beach auction cars that should fetch over $10 million

Pebble Beach is effectively a clearing house for the world's highest-tier auction houses, who ply their goods among the silk-tie-and-blazer crowd. These 7 cars should command more than $10 million, and one might take in more than $50 million.<p>Pebble Beach is effectively a clearing house for the …

Natural Shades of Sea, Sand and Stone: Contemporary Home in Monaco

<b>NG Studio</b> completed the design and development of a contemporary home in Monaco. The entire interior demonstrates the idea of ??relaxing in a space …

Interconnected Spaces: Contemporary Renovation of Residence 1414 in Austin, Texas

A house originally built in 1940’s, in a historical neighbourhood in Austin, Texas, a contemporary renovation by Miró Rivera Architects, to meet the …

How to Achieve the Look of Timeless Design

What makes timeless home design? Have you ever picked up a magazine from another era and thought to yourself that you could be looking at something …

Ingeniously Designed Tiny House on Wheels by Alek Lisefski

Web designer <b>Alek Lisefski</b> recently completed <b>The Tiny Project</b>, an ingeniously designed tiny house on wheels measuring 8 by 20 feet. The unconventional …

6 Amazing Lego Artworks That Will Blow Your Mind

While for many, Legos will always be known as a childhood toy, some grown-ups have taken Legos to fascinating new heights making it more like an art form. Whether they're using thousands of Lego bricks to recreate familiar pop-culture scenes or creatively assembling them into sculptures worthy of a …

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"Time Capsule" Apartment in Paris Found Untouched for 70 Years

Some people might take a vacation and leave their residence unmanned for a few weeks or even months, but one apartment in Paris was left isolated for about 70 years. The beautifully preserved space, which belonged to the granddaughter of the late Parisian socialite and actress Marthe de Florian, …

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172 Best Android Apps Of 2013

Note that the order in which apps appear in this list does not reflect their ranking in any manner; we have simply started with the most recent ones …

2014 Movies: The 44 Most Anticipated Blockbusters, Comedies, Dramas, & More

Marvel<p>2013 was, by almost everyone's account, a pretty stellar year for movies, which it didn't necessary look like it was going to be from the outset, what with the high number of sequels, spin-offs, and "shared universe" titles on the calendar. (You can read our own recap of our 50 favorites …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

12 Modern Architecture Libraries Around The World

The first libraries have been around since 2600 BC and back then they were nothing more than archives or clay tablets in temple rooms. With time, …

7 hidden features in Microsoft Windows 8.1

Microsoft launched Windows 8.1 last month, featuring a range of refinements and functional improvements, including a more customisable Start screen, enhanced Bing search, and a range of new apps and services. Here are some of the operating system's best hidden features.<p><b>1. Turn the Start screen into</b> …

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build & SHARE your flipboard

Add a button to your website to help your visitors find and follow you on Flipboard.<p>Make it easy for other Flipboard users to share your content with the Flipboard audience.<p>Embed a thumbnail of your magazine on your website or blog to help others discover your Flipboard magazine.

Caterham boss plans new-model blitz

Tony Fernandes has set out his vision for the future of Caterham.<p>It turns out that Tony Fernandes, co-chairman of the Caterham Group, once shared a London postcode with former PM the late Mrs Thatcher.<p>It seems, too, that she wasn't a supporter of Caterham's staunch commitment to the cause of …

The 10 Ugliest Cars for Sale Today

U-G-L-Y, they ain't got no alibi.<p>Car buyers today have it made. Almost every segment and price point includes vehicles to satisfy not only the driving enthusiast but also the design aficionado. Indeed, high-end brands like Audi and Ferrari are well known for winning designs, but even mainstream …

The Albizia House in South Africa by Metropole Architects

Outstanding Architecture.<p>The creative people of Metropole Architects designed the outstanding Albizia House situated in Simbithi Eco-Estate, …

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Smartphones are getting bigger as tablets are getting smaller

The tech world’s two most popular devices are moving in opposite directions.<p>Smartphones used to win praise for their compactness. Remember when Apple released its first iPhone and the world marveled at how much the company managed to pack into a moderately-sized mobile phone? But lately mobile …

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15 Movies You Need To See Before The End Of The Year

November and December will be two of the busiest months of the year with big releases out every weekend and the return of Jennifer Lawrence in two anticipated films.<p>From epics in space and sea to historical adaptations and buzzed-about sequels and comedies there's a little bit of something for …

Residential Project in Mexico Advocating Deconstructive Design: Casa Gòmez

The idea of distorting and fragmenting walls, roofs or interior volumes is the basis for the architecture current called “Deconstructivism”. Casa …

Ford celebrates its founder's 150th birthday around the world

​​<p>Henry Ford, founder of Ford Motor Company and the man that is widely considered to have put America on wheels, would have been 150 years young today. Naturally, there are celebrations at Ford's Dearborn headquarters, and the state of Michigan has declared today, July 30, 2013, Henry Ford …

Study: Unattractive People Are Targets For Cruelty At Work

Your workplace probably differs from the social scene of a typical high school in significant ways, and most would agree that’s a good thing. But a recent study reveals that when it comes to how attractive and unattractive people are treated, your office and your high school aren’t so far …

1928 Mercedes-Benz 680S Saoutchik Torpedo returns to Pebble Beach

Highly decorated, classic Benz returns to the scene of the crime to find a new owner.<p>The judges at a concours as prestigious as Pebble Beach have the difficult task of choosing from among the world's most beautiful classics. But last year, they settled on the car you see here.<p>Combining the best of …

singaporean vanguard bicycles are created as hand sculptured art objects 'U bicycle' evokes a nostalgic memory of the classic dutch style, with a black matte steel frame (made in japan) in combination with copper details and a leather saddle. http://www.designboom.com/design/vanguard-bicycles-are-hand-sculptured-art-objects/

A 130 square foot apartment with very creative storage solutions

Would you say that 130 square feet are enough for a comfortable home? Of course not. That’s because it’s crazy. But even more crazy than deciding to …