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The 50 Best Bags of Fall

Our favorite clutches, totes, backpacks, and more.<p>Bold clutches, modern backpacks, embellished totes: This season was all about a statement accessory. Here, all the best, busiest bags we want to grab onto. Plus, shop the best bags for the year AND the best fall bags available now.

iPad DJ Launches Lightwave To Provide Wearable, Real-Time Analytics For Events

Wearables are being used by users to measure their activity and provide them with feedback that can help them improve their health. Today, a new startup called Lightwave is using wearable technology to provide analytics around live events for performers and artists.<p>The project was started by Rana …

Distinctive and Captivating Traveler’s Apartment in Moscow

What do you think makes a traveler’s apartment captivating? The French architects at <b>Goodnova-Godiniaux</b> were commissioned by a globe-trotter to …

The High Art of Ramen in Tokyo

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>When someone mentions ramen, you probably think of those store-bought dried noodles you bring to life with boiling water and a packet of spices.<p>In <b>Tokyo</b>, ramen noodle soup is not fast food; it’s an art form.<p>Complexly flavored, the perfect bowl of ramen combines clear broth …

New in the Shop: Elegant Portraits of Siamese Fighting Fish

Bangkok, Thailand-based photographer Visarute Angkatavanich captures the stunning movements of siamese fighting fish as they dance in the water. The photographer manages to snap brilliant shots of their quick, elegant movements as their bodies and flowing fins take action. Each portrait celebrates …

PGP creator’s new ‘Blackphone’ is a secure Android phone that may protect you from the NSA

It was only a matter of time until someone developed a smartphone entirely focused on security.<p>Phil Zimmermann, best known among techies as the creator of the email encryption tool PGP, announced his latest security effort today: Blackphone, a smartphone powered by a custom secure version of …

SparkLabs Global Adds Former Disney Interactive Exec As Advisor, Invests In Good.co And Zanbato

SparkLabs Global announced today that John Pleasants, the former co-president of Disney Interactive and former COO of Electronic Arts, has joined the fund as an advisor. SparkLabs Global, which focuses on seed-stage startups around the world, also disclosed new investments in Good.co and …

Brit awards battle to keep edge and viewers in new music world

In the runup to this year's Brit awards, the organisation's new chairman, Christian Tattersfield, has struck a bullish, even combative note.<p>He acknowledges that last year's event was a pretty dull evening for all concerned – "last year could have been better … we lacked superstars… so that took a …

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Music Speaks

<i>American Idol</i>‘s 12th victor deserves better than this much-delayed hodgepodge of styles and ideas. The voice that pushed Alicia Keys and U2 songs …

How big a thing could Touch ID mobile payment be? China alone hit $1.6 trillion last year

With Tim Cook having as good as confirmed that mobile payment via Touch ID is on the way, numbers released by the People’s Bank of China and reported in <i>TechNode</i> provide an insight into just how big the mobile payment market could be. Total mobile payments in China last year hit 9.64 trillion yuan – …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Value Edition Appears In Bluetooth SIG

Samsung have released a number of different versions of their Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone, and now another one has been spotted with the model …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple Considering Buying Tesla (Rumor)

Apple certainly has a lot of cash stockpiled, and according to a recent rumor, Apple may be considering buying Tesla, the rumors started when it was …

This Three-Device USB Charger Comes With A 15 Foot Long Cable

Smartphones and tablets have become an integral part of our lives. They have become so common that every single individual in the house owns a …

Moshi SenseCover Brushed Titanium iPhone Case with Embedded SensArray Pads

<b>Moshi SenseCover Brushed Titanium iPhone Case</b> is a touch sensitive that protects your iPhone 5/5s. Intricately engineered, the cover offers front and …

Beautifully Designed Movie Theaters in Golden California

<b>The Fox Theater I, Oakland</b><br>New York-based French photographer Franck Bohbot traveled to California to spotlight the most amazing movie theaters, big and small, as an homage to the history of film in his series titled <i>Cinema</i>. He captures the grandiose scale of some exquisitely designed theaters as …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>John Pawson's minimal home and an experimental residence by …

Windows Phone 8.1 Swype-like keyboard demonstrated on video

Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8.1 release is starting to look like a fairly major update. While the company is overhauling lots of minor features, Microsoft is also adding in some visual changes that have not yet been uncovered in a recent software development kit leak. Sources familiar with …

Thousands of Swimming Fish Create Huge Underwater Spirals

American photographer Octavio Aburto thrives on the fascinating world of life in the sea. He has spent decades studying and researching marine biology in order to educate the world about the protection and conservation of ocean life. Since 1994, Aburto has photographed marine ecosystems in Mexican …

WATCH: A Death-Defying Climb To The Top Of Shanghai Tower

A pair of daredevils, a Russian and a Ukrainian, scales the as-yet-unfinished Shanghai Tower, the world's second-tallest building.<p>As Russia Today writes:<p>"Donning army camos, black hoodies and face masks, Vadim Makhorov and Vitaly Raskalov evoke a Black Bloc aesthetic and an even more nonchalant …

These Spas Will Make You Wanna...

...book a couple's massage! Although not all of us can afford to run off to Europe and splurge on an all-day couple's spa treatment, these heavenly hotels will sure get you in the mood.<p>...book a couple's massage! Although not all of us can afford to run off to Europe and splurge on an all-day …

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U2 Will Give ‘Ordinary Love’ Its Live Premiere at the Oscars

U2 will give “Ordinary Love,” their song for the movie <i>Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom</i>, its live debut at the Oscars in March, according to <i>Deadline</i>. The …

Must-See: 20 Couples With Seriously Enviable Style

Under ordinary circumstances, we would preface this post with a "cute couple alert" of some sort, but these 20 celebrity twosomes prove they're so …

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 specs leaked, rumored for MWC unveiling alongside the Galaxy Gear 2

According to insider sources who have been in contact with <i>ZDNet</i>, Samsung is preparing to unveil its new Galaxy Tab 4 and Galaxy Gear 2 at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.<p>There have also been leaks regarding the new Galaxy Tab 4’s hardware, which cropped up on <i>MySamsungPhones</i> the …

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