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The best mechanical keyboards

<i>By Kimber Streams, Dan Frakes, and Ryan Whitwam</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full</i> …

The best gear for building a home theater in your dorm

To the extent that your shoebox of a dorm will be your home for the next nine months, you should do whatever you can to make it feel cozy and inviting. To that end, we've included some home-theater items in our back-to-school guide, and we've ensured everything is reasonably compact (you can hold …

Not the Same, on Reflection - The Plus Paper

<b>This Photographer Will Have You Doing a Double-Take</b><p><b>Gustav Willeit</b> was born and bred in Italy, and grew up in the majestic Dolomite region in the …

Digital Art

Here’s Why One Pro Says “EVERY” Photographer Should Be Using Lightroom”(VIDEO)

Last week we explored the differences between Lightroom and Photoshop to help you choose the software package that best suits your needs. In the …

3 Lightroom Tool Tips for Beginners

Lightroom is not only great for organizing and cataloging all your pictures in an easy and clear way, but it is also full of helpful tools that can …

Get 4x5 Quality With A DSLR

<i>The 4x5 view camera was, for many years, the tool of choice for many landscape photographers. Its large negative offered unparalleled resolution and</i> …

Monolithic concrete house by Bergmeisterwolf emerges from an Alpine hillside

This bunker-like house in South Tyrol by local studio Bergmeisterwolf features an angular cutout that shelters a balcony overlooking the nearby …

Storage Ideas

Angular Australian House Fits a Family’s Active Lifestyle

The stacked but flexible scheme is modern, urban, and dynamic—just like its occupants<p>Lively geometries serve a functional purpose at this Melbourne home designed by fmd Architects. Faced with a tight budget and space restrictions in the dense urban neighborhood, the firm devised the so-called "Bike …

BioLite Makes Portable Power Easy When You’re on the Go or Off the Grid

BioLite continues to surprise us with their ability to bring modern technology to the great outdoors and their latest finds more ways to bring …

Camping

7510 Zimple / OJT

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project occupies a previously vacant parcel adjacent the clients existing home. The new home is a …

Architecture

House with Bricks / Martín Aloras

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> From Golf Aldea Private Neighbourhood, outside the City of Rosario, we received the assignment of a …

N1 Housing / Studio Simovic

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The N1 Housing in Nemanjina 1 Street in Kragujevac (Serbia) is situated in the city core itself, on a …

Architecture

Blackburn House / ArchiBlox

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This family home is nestled amongst the gums, cantilevering dramatically over the sloped site so it …

Architecture

A House / Chang Kyu Lee [GEBDESIGN.]

'A House' is located in a typical urban area named 'Yong-In' in Korea where recently developing rapidly. The site surrounded by low mountains that …

Regulation

House among the Olive Grove / Henkin Irit & Shavit Zohar

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Kidron village consists of large agricultural estates, is situated on a plain turf in which the size of …

Architecture

House in Minami-tanabe / FujiwaraMuro Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The existing row house on this long, narrow property measuring 3.75 m across and 16.92 m deep was torn …

The Box / Bamesberger Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Box is a 960-square-foot residence inspired by the owner’s desire for a small house overlooking an …

FRA House / Beczak / Beczak / Architekci

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> One of the investors' main design guidelines, something that determined the form and location of the …

Architecture

Riverside Villa / Atelier Boronski

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On a typically small site wedged between the road and the river this house in Kyoto is a kind of …

Artworks

Residence and Playground / Sota Matsuura Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in a vibrant residential area in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan this architecture features a blend of …

House Gele Lis / GAAGA

<b>Love at first sight</b><p><i>The clients asked several architects to come up with a vision for the design of their house. We made a small draft model which</i> …

Architecture

Elegant All-White Home Surrounded by Green Space in Parede, Portugal

Humberto Conde has recently completed the Parede 11 project, a modern residence located in the countryside, in Portugal. The exquisite home, which …

Riverview

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia<p>A cantilevered rec room is central to this family home in Sydney by Australian architects Bennett and Trimble.<p>It’s common for young parents to find their homes suddenly overtaken by toys. Marcus Trimble and Matthew Bennett developed a creative solution to the …

Casa Herranz

Alcázar de San Juan, Castilla-La Mancha, España<p>This house, is an industrialized construction, it is made with a modular system.<br>The design reflects the client's needs program, which is summarized in a cubic, functional and contemporary character.<p>It is composed of two levels, the lower is the day …

7 Glorious Golden State Prefabs

Many architects in California regularly take on the challenge of experimenting with alternative construction methods.<p>These seven modular homes throughout the state—that make the most of the varied landscape—push the envelope with innovative prefab designs.<p>1. A Marmol Radziner-Designed Prefab in …

An Open, Light-Filled House in Mexico City

An inviting house in the Mexican capital draws the outside in.<p>This house in a residential section of Santa Fe—a bustling business district in western Mexico City—is the product of a failed renovation effort.<p>A couple—he an entrepreneur working in logistics, she a stay-at-home mother—bought an …

Sierra Fria

Ciudad de México, México<p>The style and materials of this house refers to the architecture of the 1960s, developed in the South of Mexico City in Jardines del Pedregal, where the soil is primarily volcanic rock. This period is extremely important and influential to modern architecture in Mexico. The …

Caucaso

Ciudad de México, México<p>Located in a residential area of Mexico City, the Caucaso House rises 4.2 ft above the level of sidewalk in order to take advantage of the view, since the land is located in a privileged point, where you can see the west behind the horizon and over the tops of the trees, …

Best iPad accessories of 2016

Accessory makers churned out some awesome new gadgets for the iPad in 2016. From cases to <i>Star Wars</i> toys, loads of new gear came along to boost the capabilities of the world’s favorite tablets.<p>Whether for the Pro line or the less-powerful Air or mini models, these are the best iPad accessories of …

IPad Pro

An Airstream Trailer Brimming with Smart Home Technology

The trailer is stored about an hour from his home, so security was a top concern.<p>In short, "turning the trailer into a smart home has also eliminated a lot of potential stress." Air cards connect the...<p>The Wink Relay, seen here, shows the same control and monitoring interface visible on Pendl's …