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Cate Blanchett Wears Alexander McQueen to the "Blue Jasmine" Premiere

<b>Cate in McQueen</b> – Cate Blanchett attended the premiere of her film “Blue Jasmine” in Beverly Hills yesterday. The Australian actress opted to wear an …

Prince Harry, Uncle, Wants To Make Sure Prince George Has 'Fun'

We told you Prince Harry would be the "cool" uncle. Prince George isn't even a week old yet, but Harry's already planning on teaching the little guy how to let loose.<p>The redheaded royal spoke to BBC about his new nephew today during an event for his charity Sentebale. So what's Harry's mission as …

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Hotshot Firefighter Takes to Instagram to Document His Crew’s Heroics

In the world of firefighting, a “hotshot” is a firefighter who specializes in containing forest fires before they reach inhabited areas. Gregg …

Images of Panasonic’s Rangefinder-Styled GX7 Leak One Month Early

Earlier this month, we told you that Panasonic was planning to jump onto the retro-style bandwagon sometime in August with the release of its GX7 …

Stampede: A Stamp that Turns Any Photo Into a USPS-Approved Postcard

Even though a common problem these days is taking pictures we never end up printing or looking at ever again, a lot of photographers (and …

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Articles about dwell how buy and sell your dream home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Combing the Dwell archives for our best, all-time tips on buying and selling your own modern abode.<p>All of us have heard that the real estate market is "bad" right now. However, what is bad for sellers is often good for buyers.<p>Ever wanted to be in Dwell? We're gathering submissions for our special …

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Articles about modern kitchen renovation mid century roots on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architect Janet Bloomberg infused a mid-century kitchen with her 21st-century taste to create a whimsical yet thoughtful new...<p>Hailing from Burgundy, France, chef and television personality Ludo Lefebvre brings a European sensibility to his remodeled...<p>When Andy Linsky, a realtor specializing in …

Articles about 5 spacious san francisco homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Any way you slice it, toast makes the most of any loaf.<p>A landscape architect in San Francisco harnesses an underground water source to create a lush marshland in his own backyard.<p>I was in San Francisco's Inner Richmond neighborhood a few days ago, and stopped by one of my favorite shops: Park Life, …

Articles about glowing box home japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple creates a striking modern home designed around an ancient Japanese principle.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Architect Gert Wingårdh creates a passionately outfitted vacation home for two midcentury furniture dealers on the …

Articles about house-museums on Dwell.com - Dwell

A new exhibition at the Museum of Arts & Design is best described as an ecosystem, says MAD's Manager of Public Programs and...<p>In our October Modern Across America issue, we previewed the Hamptons' Parrish Art Museum, designed by Swiss architects Herzog &...<p>When invited to submit a proposal for …

Video: The Pixel Painter

Hal Lasko, also known as Grandpa, creates full-scale masterpieces pixel by pixel using Microsoft Paint. This video by our friend Josh Bogdan, shares his story.<p>When Josh Bogdan sent Dwell his new video, <i>The Pixel Painter</i>, we had to pass it along. Hal Lasko, a 97-year-old retired graphic artist, uses …

Syrian Death Toll Tops 100,000 as Massive Refugee Crisis Deepens

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The United Nations has officially put the death toll from Syria's two-and-a-half year civil war at …

Smart Streets Soon Will Know You're Walking On Them

Cities are using microradar to count bicyclists, and they may soon be detecting pedestrians, too, as America’s transportation agencies follow a public migration away from the automobile and toward alternate modes of transporation.<p>“We want to be able to measure bikes, pedestrians, transit users, …

Pentotype Lets Developers Quickly Build And Collaborate On Interactive Wireframes From Their iPads

Are you a developer? Do you wanna create wireframes and share them with your friends and collaborate and mashup and test out the user experience of new apps before you commit to code? Well here comes Pentotype, a new web app for the iPad (and frankly, any other HTML5-enabled device) that will let …

No Dice: Zynga Decides to Abandon Real-Money Gaming Efforts in the U.S.

In its lackluster second-quarter report today, at the very bottom of its press release, Zynga made a very important strategic announcement, saying …

Amazon reports loss on revenues of $15.7B; highlights Kindle success

In a quarter when Amazon’s (S AMZN) stock price hit a record high, the company delivered a loss in its earnings report Thursday afternoon even as …

Google abruptly ends 'limited' Netflix promotion for Chromecast buyers

Google is no longer including three free months of Netflix with Chromecast purchases. Just one day after introducing its minuscule streaming device, Google has quickly ended the promotion that made Chromecast's already cheap $35 price seem like even more of a bargain. "Due to overwhelming demand …

Novalia Drum Poster

Novalia is a team of seven scientists, programmers and designers from Cambridge, England whose members love all things creative. The small technology firm wants to put their platform in the hands of musicians, artists and other creatives—starting with an interactive drum-kit poster. Simply touching …

DIY Webbing Tutorial on a Budget, Part 5: Putting It All Together

In Part 1, we covered materials and hardware. In Part 2, we covered tools. In Part 3, we showed you how to set those tools up for webbing. In Part 4, …

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Pentagram’s New iPad App Traps A Man In A Box

The fourth wall typically allows movies and plays to tell stories without acknowledging the audience. Pentagram’s new iPad app demolishes this wall and then some.<p>I’m holding my iPad and tap its screen just as I have thousands of times before. But this time is different, because a man looks up at …

12 Reasons to Eat at the Kitchen Counter

Back in the days of June Cleaver, it was the eat-in kitchen that signalled success. These days it’s a well-turned-out, preferably oversized, kitchen …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>The tips discussed below are by no means the law.<p>Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa's …

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Humorous and Political Street Art by Escif | Colossal

<p>Spanish muralist and street artist Escif hails from Valencia, Spain but is actively globally with recent works popping up throughout Canada, Italy, …