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LG G3 now updating to Marshmallow in Poland

It’s now just a day to 2016 yet for many, many Android users concerned with device updates, their thoughts will remain fixated on the current year: Android 6.0 Marshmallow released back in October. While some devices have already been updated, the vast majority are either ambiguous or else waiting. …

Staying Charged Off The Grid

If you're really, truly off the grid — no charging stations, no nothing? How do you keep your stuff charged and working when civilization is really, truly unavailable? Whether you're filing war reports from rural Afghanistan or camping in Yellowstone, it's surprisingly feasible to keep in touch …

Top Cancer Doc Gives 5 Lifestyle Strategies That Help You Avoid Cancer

These small tweaks could make a monumental difference to your health<p>People who have suffered and beaten cancer are willing to do anything they can to prevent the disease from returning. And that’s probably a mindset everyone should adopt, whether they’ve had cancer or not.<p>The good news: “Almost all …

A self-made millionaire who studied 1,200 wealthy people realized they find comfort somewhere unexpected

It's a concept that's been around for nearly a century — journalist Napoleon Hill introduced the psychological barriers preventing many of us from getting rich 78 years ago— but is still more than relevant today.<p>In a more recent study, of over 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people, self-made …

Self-improvement

How to Develop a Networking Mindset

Create opportunities for yourself by doing things that don't scale for people you want to hit it off with.<p>Over and over again, we hear about the importance of having connections to get ahead in business and in life. "It's not what you know, it's who know" as the famous saying goes. While people …

30 CEOs Reveal the Daily Habits Responsible for Their Success

Getting to the top involves doing the right things, day after day.<p>Look at any CEO running a profitable company and you’ll find someone who has figured a few things out. One trait many of these leaders have in common: consistency. Check out these quotes from 30 successful CEOs regarding the daily …

The Single Greatest Threat To Your Success

The world is filled with threats to your success, but the greatest of these is much closer to home than you might think.<p>I've worked with hundreds of entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses during my career, and in all of those interactions one thing is the greatest determinant of success, the …

Logitech Ultrathin Magnetic Clip-On Keyboard for iPad Air

Given that software keyboards are still buggy as hell, I’ve really had the chance to put the Logitech Ultrathin to use full time, and the conclusion in my iPad Ultrathin review still holds true for me.<p>The battery has never died on me, and I only remember having charged it once in the last eight …

Raydoor Brings Art to Sliding Door Systems

Building on its reputation for movable pieces of art, sliding door manufacturer Raydoor will team up with two artists for an interactive display at Dwell on Design New York.<p>Raydoor, a New York City–based sliding doors manufacturer, is collaborating with a local street artist, George "SEN-One" …

New York City

22 LinkedIn Secrets LinkedIn Won't Tell You

I have written several articles about LinkedIn, and they often generate the most comments. Here are the highlights of my LinkedIn advice from previous articles, along with additional tips and tricks, many of which remain unspoken by the people at LinkedIn. With this checklist in hand, you can make …

4 Views House by AR Design Studio

AR Design Studio recently completed the 4 Views house that’s located overlooking the city of Winchester and the surrounding countryside in the UK. …

Articles about how giant windows on Dwell.com - Dwell

With doors and windows that are as energy-smart as they are beautiful, Western Window Systems makes prioritizing energy...<p>Along with bringing natural light into a home, windows also act as the building's eyes, allowing the residents to look out into...<p>The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation …

Architecture

Articles about 7 nearly net zero homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rooted in sustainable design, the Connecticut House radiates an undeniable Zen-like vibe.<p>Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>Project Manager Brad Liljequist chronicles the building of the zHome, a ten-unit townhome in Issaquah, …

Prefab Homes

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 15 on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying property,...<p>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 …

Top 10

Articles about renovated ray kappe abode manhattan beach on Dwell.com - Dwell

Up-sizing from a small bungalow, Kristopher Dukes and Matt Jacobson take a minimalist approach to renovating and furnishing a...<p>Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.<p>Like many white people of a certain age, I first visited Harlem …

Articles about 4 pristine prefabs marmol radziner on Dwell.com - Dwell

The broad services of design-build firm Marmol Radziner include an in-house metal shop, out of which comes handcrafted jewelry in...<p>If you read Dwell's February 2009 Process section, you saw the inner workings of the Marmol Radziner prefab factory, where they...<p>From container homes to domed houses, …

Prefab Homes

Articles about 7 modern shingled houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 17 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 …

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Articles about 7 small beach houses we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Now that it's been decided that Munich–based firm Nimmrichter CDA won the grand prize of our Houses We Love competition, the time...<p>They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Boerum House and Home, a Brooklyn outpost features …

San Francisco

Articles about simple style architect builds brick house near melbourne australia on Dwell.com - Dwell

With a simple brick house on a tiny lot, an Australian architect shows that style needn't be fussy or expensive.<p>Aaron Britt, our intrepid editor abroad, shares the sights seen on the third day of his architectural sojourn to Melbourne,...<p>Editor Aaron Britt keeps the home fires stoked with tales and …

Architecture

A Beginner's Guide to French Wine

The idea of tackling France—the accents and the growing regions and the different vintages—can feel like a vast, unmanageable task for anyone who wants to start learning about wine. But even the most seasoned wine professionals sometimes mispronounce words, so you shouldn't worry. Today's guide …

La Paulee de San Francisco: March 12-15, San Francisco

Every budding wine lover faces what can often seem like a daunting mountain to climb. There are so many wines in the world to learn about and …

Bordeaux LaFight Club: Lafite vs. Lafitte

• Bordeaux's Château Lafitte, a 25,000-case unclassified claret that retails at around $25, and Château Lafite Rothschild, first-growth jewel of the …

Long Shadows

<b>Long Shadows</b><br>Long shadows stretch across the Wiley vineyard in Anderson Valley as the sun sets into the Pacific.<p>INSTRUCTIONS:<br>Download this image by …

2008 Rivers-Marie "Summa Old Vines" Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast

We hear a lot (and I certainly write a lot) about wineries or wine labels that represent the realization of a lifelong dream. Or equally as often …