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East Bay fault is 'tectonic time bomb,' more dangerous than San Andreas, new study finds

The San Andreas long has been the fault many Californians feared most, having unleashed the great 1906 earthquake that led to San Francisco’s destruction 112 years ago Wednesday.<p>But new research shows that a much less well-known fault, running under the heart of the East Bay, poses a greater danger.<p>…

San Francisco

Measuring the impact of the Fair Housing Act in LA

Fifty years after the landmark bill was passed, problems it was supposed to fix persist<p>Fifty years ago Wednesday, President Lyndon Johnson signed the Fair Housing Act into law. Meant to end decades of racially discriminatory practices that segregated cities and robbed many non-white citizens of the …

Housing

TexansWatchbands Leather Apple Watch Band

Add a luxurious touch to your Apple Watch with the TexansWatchbands Leather Apple Watch Band. Made from top grain leather, the leather Apple Watch …

Smartwatches

The Top 10 Personality Disorders: Symptoms and Signs

There’s a “Top 10” list of just about everything these days and as the year comes to an end, it seems that we like to do a “countdown” of just about …

Psychology

Woodland House / ALTUS Architecture + Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Sited on a wooded plateau overlooking a wetland and lake beyond, this new residence seeks to quietly …

Moleskine’s latest smart pen saves your writing to download later

Moleskine has valiantly tried to bridge the divide between analog writing and digital files for years. The company released its Smart Writing Set in 2016 as a $200 holistic solution of pen, proprietary smart paper and app that instantly sent whatever you wrote or drew over to your paired device -- …

Top Road Trip Spots in North America, From a Man Who's Seen It All

1 of 25<p>Medicine Lake — Alberta, Canada<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 25<p>Tombstone Territorial Park — Yukon Territory, Canada<p>3 of 25<p>Salmon Glacier — British …

10 Arne Jacobsen Designs We Love

We're celebrating the 116th birthday of the iconic designer and architect by looking back at some of his best work.<p>Fritz Hansen Egg Chair<p>Fritz Hansen Swan Chair<p>AJ Floor Lamp<p>Banker’s Clock<p>Cylinda Line Jug with Ice Lip<p>Fritz Hansen Drop Chair<p>Dot Stool<p>AJ Eklipta Outdoor Wall Lamp<p>Fritz Hansen Series 7 …

Grab any two Nyloon Apple Watch bands for $65 [Watch Store]

<i>Note: Buy two nylon Apple Watch bands from Nyloon for $65. Regularly priced at $38.95 each. Sale ends Tuesday, February 13. Use code</i> Nyloon65 <i>at checkout.</i><p>Nyloon just introduced six fun new designs to its collection of nylon Apple Watch bands right on time for spring shopping. Best yet, these bands …

Multi-Unit Housing in Urban Cities: From 1800 to Present Day

This book investigates the development of multi-unit housing typologies that were predominant in a particular city from the 1800s to present day. It …

When Burnout Is a Sign You Should Leave Your Job

You have the right to have work that enriches and enlivens you, rather than diminishing you. This is my own personal declaration of human rights at work. It informs everything I do as a coach, management professor, and human being. Yet it’s surprisingly controversial. Managers and employees in …

Human Rights

Apple Watch Bands We Like

Apple offers a slew of great bands for the Apple Watch, but so do many other companies—often for much lower prices. We searched through hundreds of …

Smartwatches

Gift Guide: Apple Watch band roundup

The go-to accessory for any Apple Watch owner is a nice band (or multiple bands). Whether you are picking one up as a gift, or for yourself, we’ve …

Smartwatches

Michael Viviano designs gabled house for his parents in Houston

Architect Michael Viviano has worked with his mum and dad to create them this concrete and timber house with a gable roof in Houston, Texas.<p>Situated …

50 Great Black And White Photographs From The Masters Of Photography – Part 6

Here is the <b>Part 6</b> of amazing black and white photos from masters. Please check our previous articles here:• Great Black and White Photos – Part1 <br>• Great …

Street Photography

From Pot Dust to Fancy Joints, These Marijuana Products Will Lift Your Spirits

Courtesy Mondo<p><b>Mondo</b>: Move over, $38 Moon Juice dust, Mondo’s dissolving cannabis powder has its own magical properties. Made of a handful of …

Cannabis

Red Hawk House / Imbue Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On a gentle ridge looking out to Park City the Red Hawk residence is perched on a mountain crest that …

Architecture

Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage: How to choose

As health insurers struggle with shifting government policies and considerable uncertainty, one market remains remarkably stable: Medicare Advantage plans.<p>That's good news for seniors as they select coverage for the year ahead during Medicare's annual open enrollment period (this year running from …

What Do The Cracks in Concrete Structures Mean?

Cracks, which could be classified according to their thickness as fissures or fractures, are serious problems in the construction industry that can …

Engineering

Bigwood / Olson Kundig

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> When I first visited this site, the owner and I immediately had the idea for a building that seems to be …

Earth
Living Rooms

Halls Ridge Knoll Modern Home in Carmel Valley, California by Bohlin… on Dwell

This guest house is the first of three structures to be built alongside a winding lane atop a ridge in the Santa Lucia Preserve, positioned five miles inland from the Pacific Ocean. The vast rolling topography is filled with sea breezes, warm sun, panoramic views of the Santa Lucia Mountains, and a …

Swimming Pools

iOS 11: The Notes app and how it works

Is there a more versatile iOS app than Notes? It was one of the original iPhone apps, and with every update to iOS it’s become a more capable …

Apps

Living spaces open out to Lake Austin at residence by A Parallel

Rooms with white and glass walls slots on top of the stone-clad ground floor of this house overlooking Lake Austin, by Texas firm A Parallel …

Architecture

Why some buildings crumbled and others survived the Mexico City quake: A sober lesson for California

The amateur videos emerging from the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that devastated Mexico City on Tuesday are grim. Some show taller buildings swaying. Others show short, squat structures suddenly collapsing. Remains of brick walls have fallen onto sidewalks in heaps of rubble.<p>Over decades, …

Apple just made a big change to iMessage — here’s how to use it

The icons, called an app drawer, include a brand-new GIFs button, quick access to the App Store, the ability to send songs via Apple Music, and more.<p>The new app drawer is Apple's way of building off the changes it made to iMessage in iOS 10. Back then, Apple introduced a special iMessage App Store …

Apps

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

Books

Chicago's 25 Most Iconic Burgers, 2017 Edition

What makes a burger special? Whether it's an old classic or a new addition, an iconic burger has lasting effects on eaters, other restaurants, and the scope of the local scene at large. The following burgers on this list are not only popular and delicious, but have also left a beefy impact on …

Burgers

Gallery of Lake View House / grupoarquitectura - 1

Image 1 of 26 from gallery of Lake View House / grupoarquitectura. Photograph by Agustín Garza

Artist's retreat in West Virginia sits above a limestone quarry

This steel-and-glass box perched above an abandoned limestone quarry in West Virginia is designed by Wiedemann Architects to provide a living space …