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World's Tallest Vertical Garden Is Growing In Sri Lanka

The high-rise apartment building is a fusion between a skyscraper and a forest.<p>Sri Lanka will literally have roses in the air next year, as architecture firm Milroy Perera and Maga Engineering are collaborating to build a 46-floor, high-rise building that will be outfitted with the world's tallest …

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Inside Satya Nadella’s CEO Comp Package From Microsoft

Through a filing, Microsoft has revealed the compensation package for its new CEO. In short, Satya Nadella is buying all the beers for the next few years.<p>In numerical terms, Nadella will pick up a $1.2 million yearly cash salary, with installments doled out twice monthly. Nadella is also eligible …

How Nick Cave Lost His V-Card, and More From the Rocker’s Sundance Doc

Most music docs chop up concert footage, edit in screaming fans and call it a day. Far too often, it feels like you’re watching the exact same film, …

Filmmaking

Five Reasons Meet the Beatles! Changed Rock ‘n’ Roll

There was America before The Beatles and America after the Beatles. While that might seem hyperbolic– it’s not like we stopped going to work or …

Mastering engineer says the LP is the most accessible high-resolution music format

The timing of my visit was perfect, I strolled into Alex DeTurk's studio at Masterdisk just as he was cutting an LP. DeTurk was moving to the music, totally engaged with the sound as the big record mastering lathe was literally cutting the groove into the disc. After the side was complete he …

Music Production

The Pod Boutique Capsule Hotel - Singapore The...

The latest addition to Singapore’s staggering hotel scene is definitely something you don’t see every day. Consisting of 83 minimalist, yet stylish …

The Manta Underwater Room Masterminded by Swedish...

Masterminded by Swedish artist Mikael Genberg, the Manta Underwater Room is a spectacular accommodation unit situated in a coral reef’s blue hole, …

The Eagles View Suite - Finland Spacious,...

Spacious, luxurious, and utterly unique, the Eagles View Suite at Iso Syote Hotel is a spectacular two-floor accommodation built around a growing …

Lightning struck Rio's Jesus Christ statue and broke off his fingers

Rio de Janeiro, which has been getting lit up with lightning storms this week, just got hit with another one—and this one struck the city's famous …

Amazon plans to ship your packages before you even buy them

Drawing on its massive store of customer data, Amazon plans on shipping you items it thinks you'll like before you click the purchase button. The company today gained a new patent for "anticipatory shipping," a system that allows Amazon to send items to shipping hubs in areas where it believes said …

Furniture porn: Hugh Miller’s folded record bureau

Despite the fact that vinyl records have been succeeded by a litany of new digital audio formats, records are anything but dead. In fact, they’ve …

Ten things you need to know before visiting Transylvania

Transylvania is best known as the mysterious land of bloodthirsty vampires and howling wolves. Some may think it’s fictional, but this central Romanian region <i>is</i> a real place. And it’s pretty special, too. Bordered to the east by the Carpathian Mountains, ‘the land beyond the forest’ still feels …

European Travel

Here's a Contemporary Bali Mansion Created From Bamboo

So it seems twigitecture—a term coined by a recent <i>New York Times</i> exposé on human nests—will bask in the media spotlight for a bit longer: included in this week's Global Design issue of <i>New York</i> magazine is a profile of a bamboo mansion in Bali, which "looks like something King Ludwig II might have …

Bottle Crate And Their Story

A typical bottle crate can hold thirty bottles, however the design of the crate leaves room for more to fit in. The Up & Down Box can hold twenty …