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Articles about 8 striking designs wisconsin on Dwell.com - Dwell

The latest of edition of NYCxDesign kicked off today with the opening of BKLYN DESIGNS, a celebration of the borough's creative...<p>British artist Maisie Broadhead elevates the nuisance of an unsightly lamp cord to over-the-mantel art with this clever bit of...<p>Inside Candlewood Cabins' one-of-a-kind …

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Articles about 5 unique houses austin texas on Dwell.com - Dwell

An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.<p>Architect J.C. Schmeil of Merzbau Design Collective recently completed this 4-bedroom, 4-bath house on Lake Austin in Texas,...<p>Austin is a rapidly growing city. In March, the U.S. Census Bureau ranked Austin …

Architecture

Ubisoft thinks The Division's Snowdrop Engine is amazing

Ubisoft released a video showing off the Snowdrop Engine from <i>The Division</i>, and it seems like they thinks it's really cool. In fact, they say that …

Don't Expect Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Anytime Soon

"The Phantom Pain has enormous volume, so it will require much more time."<p>Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain still has a way to go before …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Architecture

An Exclusive Look at the adidas Element Refine JS

adidas has given us the scoop on its latest running shoe, the lightweight and environmentally<p>adidas has given us the scoop on its latest running shoe, the lightweight and environmentally friendly Element Refine JS. The shoe features a unique circular mesh fabric upper produced using lessons learned …

974 People Playing A Super Mario Level Simultaneously

This is a video from the recent GamesCon in Germany, which had a custom Super Mario Bros. level that people could play as a time trial. After 974 …

Protect your loved One: Our 20 favorite HTC One cases

The HTC One is … one of the best phones on the market, and if there was an Android phone beauty contest, it would definitely walk off with the crown. …

Kisai's Rorschach watch is a test in telling time

"So it's extremely difficult to read the time, but how do you <i>feel</i> about that?" That's the question Kisai is posing with its new Rorschach watch, which puts one of the company's trademark inscrutable watchfaces into the shape of the famous psychiatrist's inkblots. You can choose between three levels …

5 Great Affordable Bourbons to Buy When You Can't Find Pappy Van Winkle

<i>By Andrew Knowlton</i><p>Every year, I ask Santa for a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle bourbon from Kentucky, and every year he comes up empty-handed. If the man in red can't get it, who can? The answer: very few. Pappy, as it's called by its legions of fans, is easily the most sought-after bourbon on the …

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<i>When we were kids we used to be particular about where we ate with our parents. As we got older we discover it is our parents who are set in their</i> …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

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Doxie Flip is a battery-powered, flatbed-style portable scanner that costs $149

When it comes to portable scanners, Doxie already has a little something for most everyone. But there's nothing wrong with adding yet another one to its lineup, right? Today, the company is announcing the Doxie Flip, a wireless scanning device that bears a flatbed appearance and remains as easily …

What We Found at Hart Island, The Largest Mass Grave Site In the U.S.

It’s a place where few living New Yorkers have ever set foot, but nearly a million dead ones reside: Hart Island, the United States’ largest mass …

Quick Breakfast Ideas That Are Actually Healthy

5-Minute Breakfasts That Are Actually Healthy<p>Seriously, you have no excuse for hitting the drive-thru<p>If your idea of a grab-and-go breakfast is a bowl of cereal or a granola bar, prepare to have your mind blown. You can make a pretty impressive morning meal that’s actually good for you in five …

Cerveza de los Muertos: Where did this stuff come from?

You've probably seen Cerveza de los Muertos in shops around town—over the past month or so, this line of "Mexican Craft Beer" (to quote the six-pack …

Flipp Delivers Circulars To Your Tablet Instead of Your Porch

Smartphones and tablets may have replaced a daily newspaper for many of us, but saying goodbye to the morning gazette also meant losing those weekly …

Blackfinn Ameripub: A restaurant for the antifoodie

If you consider yourself a serious diner and a thoughtful consumer of food, if you follow restaurant openings the way other people follow college …

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Mom, Is 'Gay' a Bad Word?

I'm driving my two kids home from school when, apropos of nothing, B-Man says, "Sometimes when I get worried, the top of my head gets hot."<p>At the risk of shutting down this rare glimpse into my 9-year-old's inner workings, I respond in a hope-it-doesn't-sound-as-fake-as-it-feels nonchalant tone, …

Incredible Underwater Park in Austria

Grner See (Green Lake) is a lake in Styria, Austria known for its shimmering, emerald-green hue and its fluctuating depth throughout the year, at times leaving a park completely submerged in it. Being that the water for the lake is provided mainly by runoff from the surrounding karst mountains, it …

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How to Buy the Best Running Shoe for You

So how should you shop for running shoes? It’s pretty simple really: “Whatever feels the best, that’s what you should go with,” says Brian Fullem, D.P.M., secretary-treasurer of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, who was not involved in the study.<p>To make sure your shoes can go the …

No time to lose (or win): Coping with being an adult gamer

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Mr. Takahashi’s article about gamers who don’t finish games really hit home. For all of my love of video games, I certainly classify as a lapsed gamer. I am a …

The Great American Menu: Foods Of The States, Ranked And Mapped

What are the United States' best regional foodstuffs? Its worst? These are the questions that bedevil the mind of man—but no longer! For here, we …

Healthy Cookie Recipes

7 Warm, Gooey (But Still Healthy!) Cookie Recipes<p>These cookies are so tasty, no one will guess that they're also better for you<p>When your next cookie craving strikes, whip up one of these more nutritious (but still oh-so-delicious) recipes.<p>Mitch Mandel<p>Chips Oh Boy! Cookies<p>Vitamin E-rich walnuts make …

Turn a bucket of pennies into Xbox Live currency with Coinstar

Digital payment company Rixty is partnering with Microsoft to bring Xbox Live codes wholesale to a number of other currency platforms, including Coinstar and Great Lakes Scrip Center's gift card retailer, the companies announced today.<p>Rixty, a cash-based payment platform developed for use with …