Kelly Killerman

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Newly-Opened Markthal Rotterdam Features Dazzling 36,000 Square-Foot Mural

The <i>Markthal Rotterdam</i>, a covered food market and housing development in the Netherlands, has officially opened after five years of construction. It was designed by Dutch architects MVRDV, and the nearly 312,000 square-foot space looks like it was well worth the wait.<p>The most striking feature of …

Rotterdam

What Are Smart Contracts? Cryptocurrency’s Killer App

By Jay Cassano10 minute Read<p>What if you could cut your mortgage rate, make it easier to update your will, and ensure that your buddy was never able …

Groundbreaking LightCatcher Dome Brings Natural Light into the Darkest Buildings

There are many ways to brighten up dark spaces without mechanical assistance, but few are as efficient as the groundbreaking LightCatcher from …

The sexual threats against Emma Watson are an attack on every woman

In her famous 1996 commencement address, writer Nora Ephron warned the new graduates of Wellesley college that they were entering a world that was hostile to women's achievements and begged them to "take it personally."<p>"Understand," she said, "every attack on Hillary Clinton for not knowing her …

What It's Like Raising Money As A Woman In Silicon Valley

<i>Editor’s note: We don’t publish many anonymous pieces on Forbes.com, but this compelling first-person account of sexism in the startup world merits an exception. I met the author several months ago and was floored by the stories she had to tell about her dealings with mostly male investors. Like</i> …

Architectural Installation Changes Colors and Patterns with Perspective and Speed

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer experience through talks and activations by …

‘Jenga-Like’ Hotel Made From Recycled Shipping Containers

Recycled shipping containers are stacked in a ‘Jenga-like’ configuration within a steel frame structure at the Hive-Inn Hotel, a new concept designed …

Flexible And Modern Community Center In Shanghai Made Of Shipping Containers

Shipping containers introduce a whole new dimension to architecture as we know it. They are affordable and they allow for flexible and easy-to-build …

Ji Oh Is The Up-And-Coming Designer You Need To Watch

There are hundreds of designers trying to make a name for themselves in the fashion industry, but sometimes, even after only seeing one look from an up-and-comer's collection, you just know they are going to be successful. And such is the case with Korean-born designer, Ji Oh.<p>The New York-based …

LG’s new KizON wristband is a wearable for kids that lets parents track their location

LG is going all out to make its presence felt in the wearables space — after its Android Wear-based G Watch went on sale across the world yesterday, it has unveiled today a new wearable device for kids, the KizON wristband.<p>KizON is designed primarily for parents to track the location of their …

Arup Develops 3D Printing Technique for Structural Steel

A team lead by Arup has developed a method of designing and 3D Printing steel joints which will significantly reduce the time and cost needed to make …

Gone Will Sell Your Old Crap For You

In an age when consumerism is almost the only path to survival, it’s pretty easy to accumulate a <i>lot</i> of <i>stuff</i>. And then you get more stuff, and wind up startlingly close to a hoarder’s lifestyle before deciding to sell a bunch of it. At first, the idea feels brilliant, until you start tabulating the …

The Body by Kirsi Enkovaara can be twisted and folded to create endless seating shapes

This flexible seating structure by Finnish designer Kirsi Enkovaara can be rolled and folded into a plethora of configurations to support the body in …

The open source revolution is coming and it will conquer the 1% - ex CIA spy

The man who trained more than 66 countries in open source methods calls for re-invention of intelligence to re-engineer Earth<p>Robert David Steele, former Marine, CIA case officer, and US co-founder of the US Marine Corps intelligence activity, is a man on a mission. But it’s a mission that frightens …

MIT Invents a Radical New Way to Heat Buildings: Spotlights That Follow You

The heat in big buildings is a massive energy suck. Commercial buildings account for 20 percent of the national energy consumption—a big number on …

For $4.95, This Service Will Lobby Politicians On Issues You Care About

Online petitions through sites like Change.org can be persuasive to elected officials if they get enough traction. You know who else gets traction? Lobbyists.<p>Amplifyd, a new Bay Area startup that calls itself a “crowdsourced social activism platform,” lets anyone with a couple bucks to spare hire …

Minibuilders

ISIS declares restoration of Caliphate, changes name - TIME

The extremist Sunni group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) on Sunday declared a new caliphate — or an Islamic state to …

#YesAllWomen Says No To Rape Culture

The breaking news sign flashed across the screen. “Shooting at UCSB.” The all-too familiar photos popped up across news sites. People comforting each …

Personal Hydroponics

Inspired by larger vertical farming systems, Stem is an indoor modular appliance used for growing small plants. It enables users to grow herbs and …

Vermeer's paintings might be 350 year-old color photographs

<b>Tim Jenison</b>, a Texas-based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in the art world: 
How did Dutch master Johannes Vermeer manage …

Could Pooping in a Box Save the Developing World?

For two decades, Joe Jenkins has been on a crusade to get people to save their piss and shit and turn that waste into compost.<p><i>A Loveable Loo. Photo via Flickr user Max Baars</i><p>Joe Jenkins has been saving his shit for 37 years. The 61-year-old thinks that to do otherwise—to flush the toilet after …

10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

Urbanism

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

Scout Willis Walks Around NYC Topless, Launches a Nipple Crusade - PAPER

In case you were wondering what Scout Willis, of Gus + Scout (and Bruce + Demi), has been up to lately, she's launched a crusade -- #FreeTheNipple. After getting kicked off of Instagram for violating its Community Guidelines (i.e. posting a photo of a sweatshirt she designed featuring two topless …

The classic iPhone ringtone gets a sweet remix

There have been a lot of remixes of the iconic iPhone ringtone over the years, and this one may be the best. The guitar solo at the end is an unexpected twist.<p>The remixer goes by the name MetroGnome, and his YouTube account features countless remixes of popular songs. He’s got some original stuff …

Remixes

Volvo’s New Child Car Seat Inflates In 40 Seconds

You’re done lugging that thing around.<p>It’s never a good urban parenting moment. You jam the heavy car seat you’ve lugged to the curb into the back of your car, while simultaneously jamming yourself half in, too. Then you twist into a pretzel to secure the seat to the seat belt. And there’s no …

PHOTOS: Full Scale Model of NYC's Low Line Underground Park Unveiled on the Lower East Side!

1/25<p>Low Line Underground Park for New York City's Lower East Side<p>New Yorkers have been waiting with bated breath to catch a glimpse of the amazing …

Manhattan