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Sheets of Glass Cut into Layered Ocean Waves by Ben Young | Colossal

<p>Self-taught artist Ben Young is a man of many exceptional talents from surfing and skateboarding to repairing furniture and working full-time as a …

An Intelligent Road Marking System

Razmetkus is a design concept for an intelligent road marking system. It features an interactive road pavement along with sensors that track the …

Hiroko Takeda's 3D Textiles

Since 2010, Hiroko Takeda has helmed an eponymous design studio that produces artistically superior textiles for the home and beyond. More than just furnishings, her works are often stand-alone art pieces hailing from a rich imagination and desire to explore. While Takeda has predominantly …

Articles about frank gehry unveils master plan philadelphia museum art on Dwell.com - Dwell

Working almost entirely within the landmark museum building's shell, Gehry devises a plan to add 78,000 square feet of new...<p>Architects have always dreamed big about city life—these iconic utopian visions bring us back to the future.<p>Frank Gehry's recognizable designs are often cited as being among …

Edyn Solar Powered Smart Gardening System by FuseProject

Edyn smart garden system takes advantage of the heat of the sun to power itself. This nice little garden device monitors and tracks environmental …

Charged Video: Aerosyn-Lex Meštrović

With an extensive background in calligraphy and graphic design, New York City–based artist Aerosyn-Lex Mestrovic elegantly meshes the two visual forms across an array of media. Strongly rooted at the base of all his work is a visceral connection with ink. Mestrovic blurs the line between …

Art

Sleep Light

Insomnia is a disease affecting quite a large number of people; moreover sleep patterns are disturbed due to work pressures and life in general. The …

Cook Smarter with Range Oven Intelligence

Cooking for friends and family is one of life's simple pleasures, but the process itself isn't always simple. Ovens overheat, temperature gauges in old appliances lie and there's always that nagging suspicion something's been left on. The team at Austin-based smart-home innovators Supermechanical …

Bring Home Sunshine During Rains

Why suffer through poor air quality and hot humid weather (or extreme cold), when you can simulate your favorite climate using the Air Globe. The …

Align: A Minimal Pen with a Twist

Beyond Object has set out to redefine the way we all think a pen should look like. The London-based design house launched a pen collection with a …

Casa Ming by LGZ Taller de arquitectura

Casa Ming is a house in Monterrey, Mexico that appears much larger than it actually is. Each room flows into the next, keeping sight lines open to …

Incorporated

A Brief History of Unusual Objects Designed to Kill People from Far Away, Part 3: A Remote-Controlled, Gyro-Stabilized Sniper Rifle Mounting System

As we saw in an earlier post, part of what made the Mongols so militarily successful is that they had an unstoppable weapon that they learned to fire …

Nest, Google and beyond: how much technology do we really want in our homes?

Your cooker might have a clever digital timer, and your fridge its own nifty little screen, but when the man who invented the iPod and the iPhone came to build himself a house, nothing in the appliance shop was smart enough.<p>“It was all just so dumb,” says Tony Fadell. “I’d spent my life working on …

Architizer

Architizer

Dream House in South Africa by Metropole Architects

A dream house located in the Zimbali forest estate.<p>SGNW House is the name of this dream house situated in the Zimbali forest, one of South Africa’s …

South Africa

ASUS is reportedly making the cheapest Android Wear smartwatch yet

If the first crop of Android Wear smartwatches falls <i>just</i> outside of your price range, don't fret -- ASUS may soon come to your rescue. <i>TechCrunch</i> claims that the Taiwanese firm is developing Google-powered wristwear with a target price between $99 and $149, or at least $50 less than LG's relatively …

How The iPad Air Compares To Samsung's Best Tablet Yet, The Galaxy Tab S

But now, four years later, Apple faces tougher competition than ever in the tablet space — particularly from Samsung.<p>Earlier this month, Samsung unveiled its newest tablet, the Tab S. It's one of the few 10-inch tablets out there that feels lightweight enough to carry everywhere while maintaining a …

IPad Air

Apple's New 'Mothership'

Apple Chief Steve Jobs compares it to a space ship. Cupertino Mayor Gilbert Wong has called it the 'mothership. Whatever it is, it's not like the other guy's corporate campus. Apple wants to build a new campus in Cupertino, California with enough room for 13,000 employees. Here's a peek at the …

6 small changes in Android L that make a big difference

Most of the posts floating around the web about Android L release have focused on revamped notifications, the new recent menu changes, the death of Dalvik, the new material design, Android for Work and other hard hitters that were showcased during the Google I/O 2014 keynote.<p>After playing around …

Material Design

Hengedock Has a Place for Everything

I'm on a train back from CE Week, blogging by iPad with a compact Bluetooth keyboard. While it's convenient to travel light, I will be glad to get back to my 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display. In fact, I won't be using that Retina display all that much, because I now have my MacBook hooked up …

How to move your music and photo libraries from one iOS device to another

There are three things that can eat up all of the free space on your iOS devices, and those are music, photos and videos. These are also the three …

For the vinyl curious: A complete $380 hi-fi system for LPs & audio files

You've probably read plenty about vinyl's sales surge that's been going on for years. Then, just a few weeks ago, Jack White's new "Lazaretto" LP sold 40,000 copies in one week, the most any LP has sold that quickly since 1991! New vinyl is easy to score online, but some yard sales and thrift shops …

Follow Airbnb's journey from scrappy startup to $10B company (video)

After Airbnb raised its latest funding megaround, the company attained a massive $10 billion valuation. But the home-sharing startup faced plenty of obstacles on its path to success, as a new video and infographic from Funders and Founders remind us.<p>Airbnb still has plenty of challenges ahead of …

These wireless bone-conducting headphones let you listen while you listen

Kickstarter, it's a funny old place. A weird soup of real ingenuity and beermat ideas. <i>Headbones</i> might initially sound like it'll fall in the latter camp, but you'd be wrong. Once you know they're bone conducting headphones, the name reveals its clever twist. Yes, you may have seen bone conducting …