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Trump and Obama Visited Europe. One Got a Warm Welcome.

BERLIN — The contrast could not have been more stark.<p>Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany started Thursday in Berlin with the 44th president — the one she has called “dear Barack.” She spent the afternoon in Brussels with the 45th, Donald J. Trump, whose election she greeted with a stern reminder to …

Cloit (Concept)

Derrick Lin Packaging of the World Chief Curator 7/14/2016 12:15:00 PM Americas , Best Rated , Colombia , Concepts , Food<p>Creative Agency: Feisar …

Former prime minister, wife and children occupy seven-bedroom Holland Park home owned by PR mogul Sir Alan Parker<p>David Cameron has reportedly moved into a £17m, seven-bedroom townhouse in west London after leaving Downing Street.<p>The former prime minister, his wife, Samantha Cameron, and three …

George Osborne

Super-Thin Electronic Textile Could Dress You In Video

You'll never want to change your clothes again<p>In the future you won’t have to worry about your coworkers finding out that you’re wearing the same shirt as yesterday, because you’ll be able to change its color and pattern.<p>In a recent study published in <i>Nature Communications</i>, researchers have …

Link SSD Wristband Media Server

A portable file and media server shrunk into a rugged gadget the size of a watch. The Link can stream to 7 devices simultaneously and works with iOS, …

Gear & Gadgets

Netgear EX7000 Wi-Fi Range Extender

The Netgear Nighthawk EX7000 802.11ac range extender gives you up to a crazy 10,000sq.ft. extra Wi-Fi coverage. It can also act as a distinct Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

Light-Up Fabric Could Make Glowing Clothing An Everyday Reality

Flashy threads? That's an understatement<p>The stylish glowing jumpsuits of the Tron-like future have just come a step closer, with the creation of a weavable fabric that lights up. Huisheng Peng and colleagues from Fundan University in Shanghai and UCLA created 1-millimeter thin fibers made from …

Scientists Successfully Insert Woolly Mammoth DNA Into Elephant Genome

In true "Jurassic Park"style, scientists at Harvard University have successfully managed to insert genes from the woolly mammoth into the genome of …

Architizer

A Home for Drones

Pylons Dronairports are an original infrastructure concept designed specifically for existing and future drone airways. The system is built from a …

MF Architecture Builds A House Around A Tree

Matt Fajkus Architecture, or MF Architecture, designed this modern house in Austin, Texas that’s built around an oak tree. Dubbed the Tree House, …

Beautiful Houses: prefab house in Spain

Today we will show you a contemporary prefab house in Castellón de la Plana, Spain, a project by NOEM. For the first beautiful houses of the year I …

Dash Cam Footage Captures a Surprising Crash

As we've discussed before, dashboard cams have become a crucial safety feature for Russian motorists. But they've also become something else: A …

Pforzheim Design Students and Hankook Tire Team Up for Futuristic Wheel Concepts

It's time again for Hankook Tire's biennial design school team-up, where they task ID students with developing futuristic tire concepts. Last time …

SVA Student's Object-Sensitive Infinity Mirror Table

For her "Making Studio" course at SVA's Products of Design program, designer Louise-Anne van 't Riet came up with a neat side table that encourages …

New Sketching, Product Design Presentation Book

Industrial designers do at least two types of sketching. The first is the messy kind where we're "thinking out loud," problem-solving technical …

Awesome, Budget-Style Star Wars Trailer Re-make

Dumb Drum is the name of a group of amateur filmmakers in California. For years they've been making shot-for-shot "sweded"* versions of popular movie …

MFA in Products of Design: Application Deadline is February 1

One more month to go: If you're looking for grad school, you might want to use some of the holiday break to polish up your portfolio and apply to the …

Furniture for Departing Teens

If you're a teenager, eventually you'll leave home. And in the vacuum left behind by a collegebound child, some parents will develop Empty Nest …

Could This Creepy Robot Tentacle Be the Infinite-Axis CNC Mill of the Future?

UK-based OC Robotics specializes in what they call "snake-arm robots," which have two distinct benefits: 1) They can work in confined spaces, and 2) …

An Update on Massachusetts-Based Robo-Cheetahs

After seeing the "design features" that enable the cheetah to run so fast, I wanted to circle back to Boston Dynamics' robo-cheetah, which we looked …

Weavers Turn Silk Into Diabetes Test Strips

It's a new way to do silk screening, that's for sure.<p>Bangalore-based Achira Labs has figured out a way to hand weave diabetes test strips from silk. That sounds pretty luxurious compared to the standard materials of plastic or paper. But silk turns out to have several advantages in a country like …

AI still can't recognise these simple pictures

Look at these black and yellow bars and tell me what you see.<p>Not much, right? Ask state-of-the-art artificial intelligence the same question, …

Ralph Lauren

Equil JOT for iOS

Equil JOT is an ink pen that can record what you’re writing or drawing on paper in real time. You can then edit, annotate and share your work from …

Avegant Glyph Beta

The Glyph is a mobile head-mounted display that doubles as a pair of headphones. It reflects 720p video directly to your retinas. It uses an HDMI …

Gear & Gadgets

Jalousier

A device that automates venetian blinds. Jalousier adjusts blinds based on the weather, time, ambient light and room temperature. You can also …

Home Automation

SanDisk 128GB microSD Card

SanDisk managed to cram a whopping 128GB of storage in its newest microSD card, way more than the capacity of most smartphones, tablets or digital …

Gear & Gadgets

iOn Wireless Switch

A replacement for mechanical switches. iOn lets you toggle lights and other devices just by waving your hand over it, or by using its mobile app. You …

Gear & Gadgets

Olympus Tough TG-3

Like its popular predecessor, the Tough TG-3 is waterproof, shockproof, dustproof and resistant to high pressure and low temperatures. It has a 16mp …

Time-lapse Photography