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andbeyond: ngorongoro crater lodge perched at a crater's edge in the unspoiled landscape of tanzania, a cluster of lodges unites traditional african banana leaf ceilings and palm roofs with opulent, whimsical design. see more: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/andbeyond-ngorongoro-crater-lodge-tanzania/

75 Relaxing Garden And Backyard Waterfalls

Rough rocks, a pond and lots of greenery make this little terrace a perfect place to admire the beauty of Nature.<p>Water is a power that helps to …

Smart Swimming Goggles

If you are an avid diver then I am sure you will appreciate the concept of the Smart Swimming Goggles. This simple eye cover actually assists with …

New Designs from Iacoli & McAllister - The Fox Is Black

Last week, hundreds of new and established design makers showcased their latest wares during NY Design Week. And while there were many standouts, …

These Beach Pics Will Whet Your Appetite For Summer

In a new book, the photographer Christian Chaize documents six years at the same Portugal beach.<p>The warm, teasing breezes of summer have begun to float in, bringing with them thoughts of languid sunbathing and beachside frolicking. Many of us have places that we associate with this time of year, …

A Forest Hideaway Proves Concrete And Cozy Can Go Together

The AV house makes an excellent case for concrete at the domestic scale.<p>A common, if facile, critique of Brutalism is that it is widely unsuited to domestic application. A home, after all, is not a city hall (Brutalism was most extensively rendered in the service of civic structures), and it need …

Bridge collapse in Washington state blamed on tractor-trailer

<i>Updated at 5:21 p.m. ET</i><p>MOUNT VERNON, Wash. A truck hauling an oversized load of drilling equipment hit an overhead bridge girder on the major route …

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The iPad 5 will likely be the thinnest and lightest model yet. And we may see as many as three new iPads this year: http://on.mash.to/12phipG

Eesha Khare, 18, has developed a super-capacitor that could charge your phone in 20 seconds: http://on.mash.to/18jzjte

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Report: Google, Facebook May Start Bidding War for Waze

Tumblr isn't the only sought-after billion-dollar startup in town.<p>Waze, a popular mobile mapping app, has reportedly been in talks with Facebook for …

Bridge Collapse in Washington State Sends Two Cars Plunging Into The Skagit River

No one was killed, but it's just another example of how badly American infrastructure is crumbling.<p>It's been a rough week for bridges around the U.S. At about 7 p.m. local time in Washington state yesterday a bridge spanning the Skagit river north of Seattle (part of Interstate 5) collapsed after a …

Will 'Libido In A Pill' Help Women Get It On?

The "female Viagra" has to tackle more than just a physical malfunction.<p>Since Viagra came on the scene in the late '90s, men with sexual disfunction have been able to pop a pill and get busy to their hearts' content. For women, it's harder: There's not yet a cure for a lack of female arousal, …

Bridge collapse shines light on aging infrastructure

Federal Highway Administration study shows 11% of nation's bridges are structurally deficient.<p>Six years after a Minneapolis bridge collapse that killed 13 people called attention to the state of the nation's bridges, there has been minimal improvement and insufficient funding to repair and replace …

Evernote Adds Reminders To Help Users With To-Do’s, Tasks & Projects

For those who use Evernote as a to-do list application, the service just became more useful today with the launch of a much-requested feature: reminders. Available to both Evernote and Evernote Business users on Mac, iOS and web (to start), the option now appears as an alarm clock icon at the …

Report: Waze Could Be In Play Again, With Google The Latest Suitor. Or Not Actually

Google is the latest suitor to be reportedly circling around social sat-nav smartphone app Waze. Bloomberg reports ‘people familiar with the matter’ who say Mountain View is considering an acquisition, and that Waze is “fielding expressions of interest from multiple parties and is seeking more than …

At the altar of the Big Green Egg: How a product becomes a cult

The sociologist Robert Bellah once wrote that the real purpose of Memorial Day, a US holiday that’s celebrated this Monday and commemorates those who have died in battle, is to re-indoctrinate the American public into the “national cult.”<p>His point is that federal holidays serve to reinforce …

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California earthquake rattles thousands in area near San Francisco

An earthquake in far north-eastern California was felt by thousands of people as far away as San Francisco and in two other states, but there have …

iPhone's New iOS7 Design Is Flat as Hell and You Can't Stand the Wait Anymore

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After hearing a lot about the "flat" new look of iOS 7 that may or may not be revealed at Apple's …

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Netflix to double original content next year

While we’re aware that Netflix is planning to up its game when it comes to original programming, we were never really given a solid number or when it …

Mailbox launches iPad app and says Android is in the works

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>If you were an avid user of the popular email app Mailbox and were worried by the company’s acquisition by Dropbox, never …