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Apple reportedly readying standalone AR headset for 2019

The device would run rOS — Apple’s ‘reality operating system’<p>Apple wants to have a standalone augmented reality headset ready for use by 2019, according to a new report from <i>Bloomberg</i>. The company’s interest in the technology is well-established, with CEO Tim Cook stating in a recent earnings report …

The Seven Deadly Sins of AI Predictions - MIT Technology Review

We are surrounded by hysteria about the future of artificial intelligence and robotics—hysteria about how powerful they will become, how quickly, and …

Artificial Intelligence

Which style of tent is right for you?

The early part of the 21st century has already seen a plethora of viable options added to sleeping quarters while camping. It can be a bit …

Zenkit's first mobile app could spell trouble for Trello [Update]

Zenkit today released its first iOS app. The app is a welcome addition, and could put Zenkit firmly ahead of Trello in a battle of competing services, at least for iOS users.<p>Sorry Android fans, your app isn’t yet available; but the Zenkit team assures me it’s close. I’m told the timeline is four to …

Firebase is launching Cloud Firestore, a new document database featuring realtime sync, no-hassle scaling, and offline support

Ever since Google acquired Firebase in 2014, it has grown to be a formidable platform for mobile and web app developers. Earlier this year, Google …

Bodyweight Exercises for Developing Fitness and Strength

Bodyweight exercises are exercises that utilize your body weight instead of equipment like dumbbells or gym machines. Using bodyweight was one of the …

Articles about one savvy strategy let these homeowners cruise through planning laws build on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect reimagines an outdated brick garage by designing a graceful new family home atop its foundation.<p>An inside look into Fender's cutting edge Mod...<p>In a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, a pavilion addition ties into the existing home's midcentury roots and connects to the...<p>In coastal New …

Four Steps to Google, Without a Degree

Since publishing ABC: Always Be Coding - How to Land an Engineering Job, many have asked how I got an engineering job at Google without a college …

500 Internal Server Error - Dwell

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Design

Articles about 5 architects get crafty budgets build cost effective modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable family residence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.<p>To accommodate his growing family, an intern architect in Canada builds a cost-efficient home that becomes the calling card of...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these …

Articles about prefab home can be built day generates twice energy it uses on Dwell.com - Dwell

U.K. design firm DIY Kyoto recently announced the launch of cheaper version of its Wattson, an ingenious little device that not...<p>If you're anything like me, it drives you nuts when a light is left on in a room you—nor anyone in your household—is in. How...<p>With Europe leading the way, …

Architecture

Line Skis Magnum Opus

Ski design and construction innovation continues to give riders the potential to push the sport forward in ways that would have early pioneers stopped in their leather boots. While advancements have occurred across all categories, perhaps the greatest (outside professional racing) is those in …

The Best Winter Running Shoes of 2017

<i>Last Updated November, 2017: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Winter runners are a hardy breed. They’re …

Get Ripped Quick with This Simple and Effective HIIT Workout

Staying fit on the road is always a challenge. We’re out of our routines, away from our gym and eating a diet that’s different from usual (let’s be …

56 Ways to Burn Belly Fat Faster and Keep it Off

The 5 Best Mattresses for Athletic Recovery<p>Do You Really Need a Vibrating Foam Roller?<p>The Busy Man's 15-minute Dumbbell Workout<p>I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ …

Our Favorite Cycling Kickstarters of 2014

5 Yoga Poses for Insomnia

0<p>SHARES<p>Does your mind lace up for laps just as your body crosses the finish line and your head hits the pillow? As lonely as late-night mind racing …

Do Not Pre-Order 'Halo 5: Guardians' 9+ Months Early

343 and Microsoft are caught in a bit of a bind as of late, desperate to move on from the launch disaster of Halo: The Master Chief Collection (which is still ongoing, in part, as the multiplayer had rarely felt stable). That means turning everyone’s attention to a different ring of the circus, the …

The top 17 gaming gadgets you can buy right now

Say hello to Engadget's first-ever Buyer's Guide dedicated to consoles, turbocharged headsets and all things gaming. It's a wide, wide world out there, and choosing the right console and accessories is a daunting task. So whether there's a special gamer in your life, or you're looking to make a few …

How to run right

A strict regimen of treadmill running won’t sustain the endurance you built up last summer. You can’t help but lose a step—literally. “When you run …

Cup holder by Bookman for coffee-fuelled cycling

Swedish bicycle accessory brand Bookman has created a cup holder that snaps onto handlebars so city bikers can cycle with their takeaway coffees (+ …

The BEST Core Exercise

Okay, technically they are the <i>two</i> best core exercises, but the <b>Roll-out</b><p>and the <b>Stability Ball Pike/Knee-In</b><p>are, <i>in my opinion</i>, the <i>most complete core</i> …

5 flexibility marks every man should hit

When it comes to desired physical characteristics, flexibility falls down the priority list, as most guys would much rather have killer abs and …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>And the voice in his head that tells him to go to Chipotle.<p>By Scott Meslow2 days agoView More<p>#MeToo<p>We partnered with <i>Glamour</i> on an exclusive …

The 6 best exercises for six-pack abs

Here’s the truth: Endless crunches and situps are not the secret to six-pack abs.<p>In fact, repetitive or excessive spinal flexion—that is, bending …

Workouts

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>Sporty pants worn the least sporty way.<p>By Megan Gustashaw1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Ronnie Fieg talks about his label's new multi-brand, …

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The Art of Creating Fine Wood Furniture - SparkFire, Inc.

Ken Richards, fine furniture maker for the past 30 years, approaches each project with the attitude of an artist. “I am not just trying to create …

Handcrafted Home Bars Furniture | Bar Construction & Build Pictures

<b>Nautical Home Bars</b><p>Barina Craft's<br>home bar site.<p>Home Bar Construction Steps & Build Photos:<p><i>The Mystique starboard model pictured below illustrates some</i> …