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Los Angeles Contemplates A Plan For Free Citywide Wi-Fi

Will Los Angeles become the country’s biggest city to boast free, city-wide Wi-Fi? Such a plan may be in the works, based on recent discussions at a city hall meeting last week.<p>Councilman Bob Blumenfield, who heads up the committee on technology and innovation, has asked the city’s Information …

Tom Coburn Labels Himself a “Global Warming Denier”

Tom Coburn doesn’t deny that he’s in denial. The Oklahoma Republican senator — who has previously called global warming science “crap” — described …

McDonald's New Chicken Wings Are A Huge Mistake

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Thanks to a few hungry Atlantans, McDonald's chicken wings are now a reality and are going to be …

The Battle Over the Business of Recreational Marijuana

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Nearly 10 months after Colorado and Washington state legalized the use and sale of recreational …

Wall Street English – Campaign Posters by Luca Fontana and Matteo Maggiore

Wall Street English – Global Campaign.<p>Luca Fontana and Matteo Maggiore were hired to create a series of poster illustrations for the Wall Street …

New, high-quality shots of 'iPhone 5C' casing appear

New shots purport to be the back of Apple's upcoming low-cost iPhone.<p>More photos of what appears to be Apple's next iPhone, or at least a lower-cost version of it, have cropped up.<p>Sonny Dickson, who is a frequent leaker of all things Apple hardware, has posted a rather large gallery of the rear …

Mobile Technology

Artist Tracks Her Own Kinetic Movement Directly Onto Paper

New Orleans-based visual artist Heather Hansen explores the combined art of painting and movement for her experimental project titled <i>Emptied Gestures</i>. Like a kinetic performance piece, the artist uses her own body to illustrate action on a two-dimensional surface. Rather than using any brushes or …

Art

OYOY Danish Home Furnishings

Danish brand OYOY is new on the home furnishings scene but they’re definitely doing something right. Their functional products are made from high …

Design

Yarn-Bombed Four-Car Locomotive Explodes with Color

While some crafters enjoy creating koozies for just about anything, famous yarn-bomber Olek has taken on the ambitious task of covering a four-car locomotive with her colorfully expressive, crocheted design. With a team of four assistants, the Polish-born, New York-based textile artist spent two …

Locomotives

Artist Merges Layers of Dirt with Rainbows of Color

<i>Wunderblock</i> is an exhibition of unusually constructed work by Berlin-based artist Katharina Grosse. Grosse is well known for merging interior spaces and objects to produce vibrant displays of vivid colors. She uses spray paints because she finds them less restricting and because they allow for a …

Art

Revelation: Cut Paper Collages and Illustrations by Christine Kim | Colossal

<p>And we have another great documentary short today. Meet Toronto-based artist Christine Kim whose recent artwork explores intersections between …

Why Apple ditched its skeuomorphic design for iOS7

Are you ready to join the future? That seems to be the subtext of every tech presentation of the 21st century, but for Apple, acknowledged leaders in …

Wildest Sales Stunt Ever? Artist Holes Up in a Box for Six Days to Customize Shoes for You

There's no denying that collaborations have become the tastiest PB&J of the fashion world. Kanye West for A.P.C., Rag & Bone for Oakley, and the most recent I'm personally excited for—Mary Katrantzou candles for Rodial—design tag-teaming is so ubiquitous that we've devoted entire posts to our …

Fall Trend: Monochromatic

Forget prints, this Fall take inspiration from the monochromatic looks on the runway. While black and white prove to be the most popular hues to wear this season, color is acceptable, but only if it's tone on tone. Click through to see our favorite runway<p>Forget prints, this Fall take inspiration …

Traditional Azerbaijani Carpets Get A Glitchy Makeover

Faig Ahmed has a special touch when it comes to carpets, turning the conventional form into something more akin to magic. The Azerbaijani artist studied sculpture at university, and has brought that multi-dimensional approach to his experimental oeuvre of textiles. His work, on rugs so stunning it …

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10 of the best men's shorts on the high street – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2013/jul/19/best-mens-shorts-heatwave<p>720<p>With the heatwave set to continue, we take a look at the best …

Why Child Porn Forced This London Boutique To Change Its Name

Though we can all identify with the strange results that occasionally crop up when typing our names into Google, few of us turn up...porn. But, …

These Toe-Separating Flip-Flops Make Vibram FiveFingers Look Like Child's Play

We heard that noise you just made. We made it, too. There's really no other reaction to seeing a quadri-thonged sandal for the first time in your …

17 Perfect Pictures of Pennies

‘In for a penny, in for a pound.’ ‘Penny for your thoughts.’ ‘My two cents.’ ‘A penny saved is a penny earned.’ Proverbs and pennies go together …

Colorful Photos of Paint Being Flung from Barbie Heads and Various Objects

Still life photographer Peter Schafrick recently built a custom contraption he calls “The Spinster.” It’s a mostly wooden device that allows him to …

Here's how Elon Musk's Hyperloop might actually work

How do you get from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 30 minutes?<p>Elon Musk has made his name on big ideas, whether it's space tourism or the electric car — but his latest project, mysteriously dubbed the Hyperloop, may be more revolutionary than anything he's done. It started with a simple promise: …

The Best of Fall 2013 Campaigns

See the best campaigns for Fall 2013.<p>The Fall 2013 campaigns are rolling in as we eagerly anticipate the coming season. See the best ads for autumn and check back daily for more of the latest released shots. Plus, review the hottest trends of the season in our complete Fall 2013 Fashion Week …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

A glimpse into the process behind DRAW Architecture's impeccable work.<p>Submit your very best architectural works for a chance to be published internationally by Phaidon.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May 25th!<p>The phrase "less is more" has never been more apt.<p>Delta …

Architecture

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Infinity: A Mind-Bending New Sand Sculpture by Carl Jara | Colossal

<p>Cleveland-based sand sculptor and woodworker Carl Jara (previously) just won fist-place at the Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Competition with …

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