Mayank Singhi

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Ressence made a mechanical watch that pairs with your smartphone

Many hybrid watches only resemble classic timepieces on a superficial level. If you want a watch with a true mechanical movement, you have to forego modern conveniences. Ressence wants to fix that with its newly unveiled Type 2 e-Crown Concept. The watch, designed with the help of Nest co-founder …

Report: Apple has secret team working to turn iPhone into ‘one-stop shop’ for medical info

It’s no secret that Apple has a growing interest in the health industry as it continues to expand health tracking capabilities with the iPhone and Apple Watch. Now, a report from CNBC claims that Apple is looking to turn the iPhone into a “one-stop shop” for all medical record information.<p>The …

Apple Watch

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum gets the Lego treatment

The new set updates the first release from 2009<p>Here’s your chance to build Frank Lloyd Wright’s Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum with your own hands—in miniature, that is. Thanks to Lego, which released an adorable model of the architectural wonder earlier this spring, Wright fans and building …

Forward Labs' new solar roof is 33% cheaper than Tesla's - and it can be installed in half the time

Tesla gets all the attention lately when it comes to solar roofs, but start-up Forward Labs has been hammering away at their own solar roof …

Tesla

Solar is now cheaper than coal-based electricity in India, but the math makes no sense

Solar energy prices are crashing through the floor in India.<p>In the last three months, solar tariffs have dropped by over 25%, with much of the recent action focused around Rajasthan’s Bhadla solar park, a 10,000-hectare facility on the edge of the Thar desert.<p>At an auction for 500 megawatt (MW) of …

Renewable Energy

How to turn anything into a PDF on your iPhone or iPad

Stop! Don’t download that PDF converter app for iOS. You don’t need it. What if I told you iPhones have come with a built-in PDF-conversion tool since iOS 10?<p>Once you know where this iOS PDF converter is buried, you can quickly and easily turn anything into a handy PDF on your iPhone or iPad.<p>On the …

Underwater drone is ready to make a splash

The 3-kg (6.6-lb) drone is being made in Standard and Advanced models, both of which come with a 30-m (98-ft) tether running up to a Wi-Fi-equipped …

We Tried Riding (And Building) Ikea’s Flat-Packed Bike

The Sladda requires some assembly, but once you figure out the instructions, you have a very rideable urban bike.<p>If you can build a Billy bookcase, you can build an Ikea bike.<p>When Ikea’s new Sladda bike arrived at my apartment–flat-packed in a giant box almost as tall as I am–it took me a few …

Furniture Design

Ikea mocks your relationship problems with hilarious new English translations

Have you ever actually tried to pronounce the names of the Ikea products you’ve struggled to assemble? Those umlauts and silent consonants can be …

The Most Famous Task Chair Ever Gets A 21st-Century Update

The Aeron chair from Herman Miller achieved cult status before it debuted in 1994. How do you improve an icon?<p>Decades ago, the symbol of executive success was a lavishly tufted leather throne. That all changed in 1994 when Herman Miller released the Aeron, a sleek, ergonomic task chair intended for …

Seven Things You Probably Didn't Know About Eileen Gray

Romance, Codes and Corbusier in the Nude!<p><i>This is the latest installment of our Designing Women series. Previously: Eight Things You Probably Didn't</i> …

The 9 Best Ideas For Tiny Spaces From New York Design Week

At NYCxDesign, we saw tons of designers who were solving the problem of living comfortably and efficiently in tiny spaces. Here are our favorites.<p>New York’s annual design festival, NYCxDesign, brings together architects, designers, and makers from around the world to showcase their latest designs. …

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Watch a cancer operation at any angle via Google Cardboard

A surgeon plans to live-stream one of his procedures in 360-degree video. You can follow along using even bargain-priced virtual-reality headsets.<p>Are you squeamish? You may want to look away now.<p>St. Bartholomew's Hospital in London next month will live-stream an operation on a cancer patient in …

Virtual Reality

Uruguay makes dramatic shift to nearly 95% electricity from clean energy

In less than 10 years the country has slashed its carbon footprint and lowered electricity costs, without government subsidies. Delegates at the Paris summit can learn much from its success<p>Read this article in Spanish<p>As the world gathers in Paris for the daunting task of switching from fossil fuels …

Renewable Energy

Step Inside the Incredible Home of Architect Paulo Mendes Da Rocha

Known in the world of architecture for his contemporary use of concrete and steel, it’s about time we take a look inside Paulo Mendes Da Rocha’s very …

Architecture

How Le Corbusier changed the world

Thin is In

The ITO lamp forms symbiosis between the latest in lighting technology and smart functionality. Its sharp, irregular, geometric aesthetic is formed …

Why choose just one?

The Vialattea pendant, designed by Paolo Manganaro for Formabilio, immediately becomes the protagonist of your interior thanks to its unique …

Where Man Meets Mountain (In a Museum)

Photo: Alexa Rainer/MMM<p>In 1978, explorer, mountaineer, and author Reinhold Messner made the first ascent of Everest without supplemental oxygen. By 1986, he had become the first man to climb all 14 of the world’s “Eight-Thousanders” (mountains over 8,000 meters, or 26,000 feet). Messner’s …

Mountaineering

The SaaS Success Database

Neeraj Agrawal Contributor<p>Neeraj Agrawal is a general partner at Battery Ventures.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Build bridges instead of walls<br>• The SaaS Adventure<p>Logan Bartlett Contributor<p>Logan Bartlett is an associate with Battery Ventures.<p>What does it take to build a billion-dollar SaaS …

Turning Japanese: Ed Turner remodels the CX500

Whenever a new Ed Turner build hits our desks, we do a double take. Karl Renoult—the enigmatic Frenchman behind the brand—certainly has a knack for the audacious.<p>Luckily, Karl also has the skills to back up his over-active imagination. But when a new client went to him with a very specific idea of …

Greycork – The New Standard for Furniture

Your home is a reflection of your identity. Have you ever looked around your living room, and noticed you’re still using the same old furniture …

Furniture

10 Italian Leather Sofas And Their Versatile Designs

Italian leather is associated with quality and styles, especially when it comes to furniture. When buying quality leather furniture you need to know …

12 stunning concrete buildings from around the world Style

12 staggering concrete designs from around the world<p>Updated 2nd September 2015

Concrete

iBackPack Backpack Shows off Integrated Power Bank, Bluetooth Speaker, GPS Tracking System and More

iBackPack shows off many advanced features that make it not only help you organize your numerous items, but also bring you much convenience on the …

GPS Tracking

Power to the People: Ikea’s New Phone-Charging Furniture

One small step (maybe even a giant leap) for lamps, tables, and nightstands: designs from Ikea with built-in wireless charging for smartphones. The …

Wireless Charging

Climbing On Mount Denali

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