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Africa’s great awakening: Amid capitalist plunder and environmental catastrophe, a new consciousness rises

Beneath the Sudan crisis lies the same old story of Western pity and greed. Africans aren’t so easily fooled<p>You can’t possibly summarize the history of modern Africa in 30 seconds, but the guy we hear talking at the beginning of Hubert Sauper’s film “We Come as Friends” does a pretty good job. He’s …

A Micro-Apartment In New York By Allen+Killcoyne Architects

Allen + Killcoyne Architects designed a micro-apartment in Manhattan, New York, that is only 340 square feet.

Homemade Waffle Cones

Today is an appropriate day for an ice cream party because 1. Apparently, according to <b>my Instagram feed</b>, it was just National Ice Cream Day, and 2. …

DIY Pallet Swing Bed

Oh the endless things you can do with pallets! A swing bed has been on my “Mike To-Make List” for some time (oh how long that list is! 😉 ). And …

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Articles about one room fits all on Dwell.com - Dwell

Due to its shape and size this living room presented quite a challenge in terms of creating a cohesive, organic interior design.<p>The Names Brand is one of those incredibly simple business ideas that's either a stroke of genius or a flash in the pan (or maybe...<p>Two Seattle architects design and build …

Articles about built style on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Oakland, California, two designers transformed a 100-year-old barn into a (very) cozy home of their own by redefining the...<p>When a Japanese couple asked architects Takaharu and Yui Tezuka to design a small home that would evoke the Italian love of food,...<p>A stylish sconce nightlight for …

Articles about garden pavilion seattle on Dwell.com - Dwell

When the Zimmerman family settled in Seattle, Washington, in the late 1990s they bought a 1,100-square-foot Craftsman built in...<p>When Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005, architect and University of Kentucky lecturer Mike McKay felt the pull to go down...<p>The Patchwork Pavilion in Brazil calls …

Articles about emerald city modern homes seattle part two on Dwell.com - Dwell

You've already seen our favorites in Sydney and on Australia's southern coast.<p>For even more nifty nursery ideas, we checked in with the owner of online children's emporium fawn&forest and modern parent,...<p>A rainy start to the Brooklyn Home Tour—the closing event of City Modern—didn't deter those …

Epic 360-degree selfie will give you wanderlust

By attaching a GoPro camera to a long stick, extreme adventurer Alex Chacón documented himself in an astonishing 360-degree video selfie that spans more than 36 countries. In it, he features himself around an impressive list of exotic sites, including the Taj Mahal and the Maya Pyramids of Chichen …

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A Dental Office That Feels Like Home

We all know going to the dentist can be rather unpleasant and uncomfortable with the typical office decorated in a generic, sterile decor. Luckily …

The very real threat to your job

Since arriving on the scene 30 years ago, 3D printing has become one of the world’s most exciting technologies, tipped to change production the way …

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Buffer

All you need to plan and schedule your social media posts<p>Engage like never before with customers on social media<p>Analyze the performance of your …

How to Stop Procrastinating by Using the “2-Minute Rule”

Recently, I’ve been following a simple rule that is helping me crush procrastination and making it easier for me to stick to good habits at the same …

8 Helpful Online Tools To Keep Your Company On Track

When I joined Buffer, one of the things I was most excited about was seeing how we can get a lot done with a distributed team. I knew that Buffer was …

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Watch A New Prefab Building Rise In NYC, Stack By Stack

Gluck+ will soon complete the most challenging construction phase of their new modular residential structure, the Stack. Turns out, it wasn’t all that difficult.<p>In the 1920s, modular, prefabricated housing was at the forefront of modernism’s cause, the clarion call that galvanized avant-garde …

Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture Shelter | Dave Frazee

Graduate Project at Taliesin West. The "Miner's Shelter."<p>The Miner’s Shelter is a desert dwelling located at Taliesin West in Scottsdale Arizona. The …

This Cozy Micro Home is Designed to Withstand the Desert

Tucked away in the desert near Scottsdale, Arizona, sits a tiny, but <i>very</i> elegant home designed by <b>Dave Frazee,</b> a student at the <b>Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture,</b> an academy founded by the great American architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1932. This, like many other micro homes, uses its …

Samsung S Band fitness tracker leaks

Samsung was just warming up with the Galaxy Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit; the Korean giant will apparently launch another fitness device later …

SmartMio Offers Athletes Wearable Muscle Stimulation Controlled By Your Smartphone

Athletic wearable devices are not anything new, but a new product launching today on Indiegogo has a different take from the myriad activity trackers out there: The SmartMio connected sports muscle stimulator is designed to bring so-called electronic muscle stimulation (EMS) to enthusiast and …

Type Connection Helps You Find Matching Typefaces

Deciding upon a single typeface to get your point across is easy, but figuring out which typefaces match is something even design experts often get wrong. How do you find the chocolate to Perpetua’s peanut butter then, or the goose to Garamond’s gander? You put them through the paces of the Type …

PATTERNITY x Clarks Originals SS14 Desert Boot

The pattern authorities at PATTERNITY partnered up with Clarks Originals to bring a special new look to your feet. PATTERNITY reworked the iconic …

Articles about swingers delight 7 ideas modern swings on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>We've come a long way since the clawfoot.<p>Whether it’s a …

A Renovated Attic Apartment in Prague

OOOOX handled the renovation of an attic apartment located in Prague, Czech Republic that was no easy task. The old building uncovered many hidden …

Brand Marks by Dominik Pacholczyk

Inspiring Brand Marks.<p>Dominik Pacholczyk is a Lodz, Poland based graphic designer and art director specializing in logo design, development of …

My Guide to the Deluxe Dinner Bowl: Healthy, Quick Dinners for All

I saw a commercial the other night advertising a fast food dinner bundle that families could buy for under $20, and this particular establishment …