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The innovators: this solar table charges your phone without direct sunlight

Using dye-sensitised solar cells, household objects can harvest energy from indirect light and store it<p>The kitchen table has been the place where many new inventions and ideas have been sketched out, but rarely has it been the source of innovation itself.<p>With an orange-striped surface on its steel …

Solar Panels

Artificial Intelligence

Sigal Zarmi will become the bank's "head of transformation."<p>Sigal Zarmi will become the bank's "head of transformation."<p>Changes could be coming in …

Top 10 Gadgets

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This Silicon Valley entrepreneur’s $88 million estate is the pinnacle of work-life balance

Tech entrepreneur Kumar Malavalli just put his Silicon Valley estate on the market for $88 million, making it one of the most expensive properties ever to be publicly listed in the area, the Wall Street Journal reported (paywall).<p>But what’s truly stunning about this Los Altos Hills, California, …

Silicon Valley

Joby S2 has 12 propellers and 16 electric motors for a clean, long-range flight for two

It may be quite a while before everyone on the block has a personal electric aircraft, let alone one that takes off and lands vertically like a …

Singapore to transform disused railways into a 15-mile park spanning the entire nation

Singapore will soon embark on one of the most ambitious rails-to-trails project in the world. The country’s Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) …

10 Nifty New Things That Could Make Our Homes Smarter and Greener

Washington, D.C.<p>Looking to spruce up your home? New options, showcased at this year’s Greenbuild trade show, could make it safer, prettier and more efficient.<p>A slew of new products, including bacteria-eating paint and Apple Watch-controlled lighting, could transform how our homes work in the future.<p>…

Articles about energy efficient hybrid prefab keeps cool palm springs desert on Dwell.com - Dwell

Drawing from the laws of nature, an architect devises a way to beat the heat in the California desert.<p>The Finnish city continues on its path to be carbon neutral by 2050.<p>The Blue Sky prototype home tiptoes gracefully across the desert landscape just north of Joshua Tree National Park.<p>We were …

Palm Springs

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

This Frighteningly Smart Office Building Knows Exactly What You Want, When You Want It

The Edge may be the most connected–and greenest–office anywhere in the world. Is this the future of working?<p>When you pull up for work at Deloitte’s new office building in Amsterdam, the garage automatically recognizes your car or bike, opens the gate, and guides you to a parking spot and a free …

Troubled times for Indian bureaucracy?

<b>New Delhi:</b> From having their precious lunch hours curtailed to watching high profile exits and sackings of senior officials, the nation’s pampered …

Articles about coastal getaway maine inspired camping and frank lloyd wright on Dwell.com - Dwell

When a traditional architectural style meets handmade details, the result is a quietly modern retreat.<p>At this day and age, the name Frank Lloyd Wright is virtually inseparable from the topic of American architecture.<p>One of the most impressive homes in America has surfaced on the market after a …

Architecture

8 Tricks to Improve an Open Concept Space

<i>By Hugo Tugman, Houzz Contributor</i><p>People are increasingly excited by the lifestyle possibilities offered by open-plan living, but sometimes are frightened off by the idea of rattling around in a big, soulless space. To avoid having an open-plan space that looks dull and flat, borrow ideas from the …

Dining Rooms

The coming fuel cell revolution: What you need to know - ExtremeTech

By on September 14, 2015 at 9:34 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Conversations about fuel cells …

Miles Barr: Every Window Can Be a Solar Cell

Solar panels are usually bulky, opaque, reflective rectangles. Barr, the CEO of Ubiquitous Energy, is reducing solar cells to a thin, transparent …

Race to renewable: five developing countries ditching fossil fuels

Global development professionals network,Renewable energy,Energy,Environment,Solar power,Costa Rica,Afghanistan,China,India,Albania,Wind power,Hydropower,Americas,Asia Pacific,Europe,World news,South and Central Asia<p>Costa Rica, Afghanistan, China, India and Albania are all embracing renewable …

Renewable Energy

How cheap can solar get? Very cheap indeed

If current rates of improvement hold, solar power will be incredibly cheap in just a few years’ time, writes famous author and thinker Ramez Naam. …

Solar Power

Sustainable development, science, and the UN

The UN is crafting sustainable development goals. It needs scientists' involvement.<p>In 2000, the UN set eight international development goals, known …

Floating Blue 21 ecosystem offers a sustainable alternative to consumptive societies

Although we’ve seen a number of cool floating city designs over the years, Blue 21 stands out among its buoyant counterparts for offering a truly …

Articles about best modernmonday future skyscrapers and cityscapes on Dwell.com - Dwell

This morning on our #ModernMonday chat, Dwell and the community discussed hopes and resolutions for design in the new year.<p>A Bucks County, Pennsylvania, overhaul by Danny Seo relies on American-made goods to forge its identity.<p>Bravo’s new show Yours, Mine or Ours challenges couples to work together …

Virtual Shopping

The Future hunter-gatherer’ is a device that quite literally gets you to start cooking with a virtual hunt in your kitchen. Allow me to explain; this …