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A Dark, Two-Level Space Gets a Dramatic Renovation

Washington, D.C. based Schlesinger Associates Architects designed the renovation of the Lassus Residence, which began as a dark and dated, two-level, …

Blub Uno: A Clock You’ll Never Want to Stop Checking

Rather than a task that’s borne out of need, checking the clock becomes a pleasurable task that occurs because well, you simply want to.<p>With the Blub …

8 Ways to Become a Better Boss

No one intends to be a bad boss. Some just don't know any better. Here are 10 tips that will help any boss improve.<p>Some get to be boss by luck and others earn their way into the driver's seat. Unfortunately, many people become a boss without getting proper training to manage. There is no sinister …

3 Fast Ways To Make Yourself Better At Your Job

Get connected, get learned, and get into soccer (or other games). And you’ll soon be more valuable at the office than ever before.<p>To paraphrase Change the Ratio cofounder Rachel Sklar, visibility begets opportunity. Whether you’re a rapper, painter, or president of a financial company, the more …

Acoustic Alchemy / hyla architects

The living, dining and kitchen areas of this 2-storey semi-detached house have been designed as one large AV and entertainment space, efficiently …

Architecture

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

LEGO® Architecture Studio Now Available Worldwide

LEGO® has unveiled the newest addition to their architecturally-inspired family of products: <b>LEGO® Architecture Studio</b>. Designed as a tool for adults …

Architecture

Imposing House With Volumes and a Sense of Privacy by Dahl Architects + GHG Architects

Located near Madrid, this spectacular home designed by Dahl Architects + GHG Architects displays an interesting structure. The surprising contrast of …

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Containerlove / LHVH Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> At first glance, this container house looks like it is just a temporary housing solution, located on a …

Architecture

Sydney House by Fearns Studio

Long brick and wood volumes extend down the narrow plot of this house in Bondi, Sydney, by local architect Fearns Studio (+ slideshow).<p>While …

Google launches Views hub to showcase Photo Spheres and panoramas in Google Maps

As slick as Android's Photo Spheres can be, they're typically hard to find unless someone posts them for you. Google is making that discovery almost trivial by launching Views, its new Google Maps section for Photo Spheres and panoramas. The page both streamlines importing photos from Google+ and …

MR PORTER Asks Street Style Photographers to Play Favorites

Love or hate what street style shots have brought into the menswear fold (um, a lot), you still have to tip your hat to the hustling gents snapping away in every fashion capital, producing the shots you can’t stop clicking through. MR PORTER caught up with a few of the finest lensman (Tommy Ton, …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.