Olaf Kreitz

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How These Powerful Celebrities Are Condemning HarveyWeinstein

In the past week, over a dozen serious allegations have been made against the film titan Harvey Weinstein. With each passing hour, more and more …

Small House Living – La Bohème By Baluchon

A mobile house that is small in size, but big on style.<p>Compact and convenient, tiny houses have started to spread across the world over the last few years. And it’s not surprising, considering the many advantages of small house living. Simplicity, clarity, a lower carbon footprint, and in many …

How to build a Tiny DIY Trailer on a Budget

A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.<p>As Brian and Joni Buzarde closed in on their 30s, they were eager to settle down in a place of their own. But there was a problem: Neither knew where their fledgling careers would take them. So they devised a …

The L.A. Prefab Company That’s Aiming to Make Good Design Available to Everyone

Specializing in customized modular units for residential backyard use, the Los Angeles-based startup Cover is out to transform the market with their high-quality prefabs.<p>Founded in 2014 by Alexis Rivas and Jemuel Joseph, Cover was born out of a frustration with the current residential building …

12 brilliant prefab homes that can be assembled in three days or less

1/13<p>Green-roofed Hobbit Home by Magic Green Homes<p>The homes of the future will not only be more sustainable and affordable—they will also be much …

Prefab Homes

Top 5: from a 700 ft² prefab home built in 45 days to 10 perfect cozy homes

So we have reached that time of the week once again! You asked for it, you got it! Here are the best articles of the week, chosen by you. If you …

5 affordable bungalows: Which one would you pick?

The first impression people have when they hear the words "affordable home" is that it's bound to look boring. Here at Homify, we'll prove that you …

Kodasema launches tiny prefab home for £150k in UK

In a bid to solve the UK's housing crisis, Estonian design collective Kodasema has launched its prefabricated 25-square-metre micro home that takes …

Prefab Homes

Woodworking: How to build your own wooden house (step-by step!)

You might not believe how easy woodworking can be when it comes to home construction… so take a look and see if you've got the necessary wood skills …

What the Heck Are Heat Pumps?

What the heck is a heat pump? Many of us try to stay up to speed on the latest and greatest clean energy technology. We’ve replaced our old …

Home Improvement

7 Easy DIY Side Tables for Your Next Weekend Project

So you’ve just moved into your dream space, but after the major furniture and appliance purchases, now you’re running a little cash poor. Instead of buying finishing touches like side tables and nightstands, we’ve got just the DIYs to help you save money *and* make a statement. Scroll down for …

Gardens are getting smaller so how are homeowners adapting their outdoor space?

<b>When it comes to garden spaces in 2017, one thing is clear, they are getting smaller.</b><p>Between 1982 and 2013, the average British garden shrunk from …

These 15 Midcentury-Modern Décor Pieces Make Us Want to Time-Travel

Midcentury-modern décor will never go out of style, and we're not mad about it (though it does have us a feeling a little mod). With clean lines, …

Mid-Century modern

Ikea furniture and accessories you'll want for your home

Our pick of the best new-in at Ikea<p>Whether you're looking for some bedroom furniture, a new trolley to act as a coffee table, or a velvet pouffe for your bedroom, Ikea's latest collections have you covered. Here are 22 of our favourite new-in pieces available now...

Plant Lady 101: How To Keep Plants Happy When You're Away

You're going on a two-week trip. You've made your lists, you're running last-minute errands, and you've made arrangements for pets and mail. It's …

You Can Now Shop The Novogratz On Amazon

With seven kids, several collections, a plethora of books and TV shows, and often, at least one renovation going on at any given time, the Novogratz …

The Easiest Two-Hour Decor Masterpiece (You Can Do It Too!)

Meet Katherine Freeman Hocke, a Texas-based artist who specializes in mixed media, layering textures and colors to get her signature look. While she …

Top tips for creating a cozy bathroom

If you've never considered a cozy aesthetic for your bathroom before, prepare to do so now! When you think about the things you do in your bathroom, …

Interior Design

Inside OpenAI, Elon Musk's Wild Plan to Set Artificial Intelligence Free

The Friday afternoon news dump, a grand tradition observed by politicians and capitalists alike, is usually supposed to hide bad news. So it was a …

Artificial Intelligence

Building AI Is Hard—So Facebook Is Building AI That Builds AI

Deep neural networks are remaking the Internet. Able to learn very human tasks by analyzing vast amounts of digital data, these artificially …

Machine Learning

The people who made Siri are readying another big leap in AI

It's been a couple of years since we heard from Viv Labs, but a report from the <i>Washington Post</i> says it will debut the next generation of AI assistance on Monday. One reason we won't dismiss that possibility is because of the last project developed by company co-founders Dag Kittlaus, Adam Cheyer …

Artificial Intelligence

The AI Revolution: Our Immortality or Extinction

<i>Note: This is Part 2 of a two-part series on AI. Part 1 is here.</i>___________<i>We have what may be an extremely difficult problem with an unknown time to</i> …

Singularity

I am Marc Köhlbrugge, Founder of BetaList (helps early-stage startups validate their idea and get traction), Ask Me Anything

Hi all, excited to do an AMA with the Inbound.org community! For those who don't know BetaList I recommend checking out the site to get a better …

A Closer Look at the adidas Originals by 84-Lab MCN Promodel

In the wake of two successful seasons, adidas Originals by 84-Lab returns for Spring/Summer 2014<p>In the wake of two successful seasons, adidas Originals by 84-Lab returns for Spring/Summer 2014 with new contributions from Japanese designers, Kazuki Kuraishi and Shigeki Fujishiro, and a handful of …

Articles about lakeside prefab new jersey on Dwell.com - Dwell

Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey City.<p>Thanks to a sleek, mirrored facade, these prefab cabins at a new hotel and winery in Uruguay all but disappear into the mountains.<p>The cutting edge of laboratory design when …

The Gigaom smart home hub review guide

Advertisement<p>18 Comments<p>The smart home and the internet of things have been hot topics this year. But for now, the separate devices that make up the …

Here are Facebook’s 9 top open-source projects from 2013

Facebook and open-source software go together like Jay-Z and Beyoncé — you just can’t have one without the other.<p>And if Blue Ivy is the product of the latter union, then we must draw parallels between that royal child and Facebook’s React, Rebound, HipHop, and other open-source babies.<p>As Facebook …

BEAMS x Nike Blazer Mid Vintage QS Granite/Silver/White

Japanese label BEAMS has given the classic Nike Blazer Mid Vintage a makeover with felt for this<p>Japanese label BEAMS has given the classic Nike Blazer Mid Vintage a makeover with felt for this latest Quickstrike release. The shoe features a felt upper in granite, along with a bright metallic silver …

adidas Originals ZX 500 "Deconstructed Nubuck" Pack

Following up on the adidas Originals ZX 500 “Deconstructed Woven” pack, the brand is now back with<p>Following up on the adidas Originals ZX 500 “Deconstructed Woven” pack, the brand is now back with this “Deconstructed Nubuck” pack featuring the same ZX 500 silhouette. Two colorways make up this …