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A futuristic 'garden' that lets you grow food in your home just raised $230,000 on Kickstarter in 4 days

That's what a startup called Grove wants to help you do with its Ecosystem, which they describe as "an intelligent, in-home garden."<p>Grove Labs, a startup based in Sommerville, Massachusetts, was founded by two MIT students who wanted to give people the ability to grow their own food, regardless of …

Aquaponics

These Are The Best Smartphone Camera Apps You Can Get Today

Recently, we suggested seven ways to take better shots with your smartphone. Although that article was a technical guide, we had a number of requests …

Titanic's last first-class menu sells for $118,750 in Texas auction

License plates from the limousine that drove President John F Kennedy through downtown Dallas when he was assassinated sold for $100,000<p>A menu from the last dinner served to first-class passengers aboard the doomed Titanic before the luxury ocean liner sank in 1912 fetched $118,750 at auction on …

Titanic

More part-timers are finding full-time work

The U.S. economy made big strides in October.<p>And one of the brightest spots was that a lot of America's part-time workers have been able to find full-time work.<p>The number of part-time workers who would rather have full-time jobs has fallen by more than 1 million to 5.7 million in the past 12 …

Affordable Care Act

Solar Power Thrives In Chile, No Subsidies Needed

Solar is now the cheapest source of electric power in Chile, according to a new report by Deutsche Bank.<p>In Chile’s most recent power auction, the bids from solar project developers came in at between $65 and $68 per megawatt hour (MWh) were considerably more competitive than bids made by coal …

Renewable Energy

America, The Beautiful - Photographs by David Graham | LensCulture

What is it about the American landscape that has captivated photographers for so many decades? From Robert Frank’s still seminal road trips across the country, to the countless efforts that have followed (and, of course, preceded his work), there is something about the breadth, width and intensity …

Built Environment

Self-driving cars may already be obsolete before they get here

In 10 years, there's no question that driverless systems will be ubiquitous, but self-driving cars will not be, Ian Pearson, a futurologist, told …

Dwell

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Home Tours

BlackBerry Priv Android slider phone will be available on Verizon, too

It looks like AT&T won't have a domestic exclusive on the BlackBerry Priv after all. Verizon Wireless has hinted on Twitter that it, too, will offer the keyboard-equipped Android phone to its customers. No other information is available on Verizon's website, but the carrier does say that the phone …

Mobile Technology

Articles about dwells primer modern home security on Dwell.com - Dwell

Ever wanted to be in Dwell? We're gathering submissions for our special issue on our readers' own houses.<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>After a devastating fire, architect David …

California

Monsanto to Mexico honey farmers: Our soya seeds not to blame for woes

CHICAGO/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Monsanto Co on Friday denied that plantings of its genetically modified soybeans have impacted bees, led to deforestation or caused damage to the honey production industry in two Mexican states.<p>Mexico's Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked a move to allow the planting …

Agriculture

New Android adware reportedly “nearly impossible” to remove

Lookout has discovered a new form of adware that roots a device after the user installs it, then entrenches itself as a system application. This makes it impervious to any normal means of deleting it, even factory resetting the device.<p>This is a new, more sophisticated version of typical adware, …

Google Play

Stunning Electric-Blue Molten Streams From Rare Volcano

Electric-blue molten streams run down the side of an Indonesian volcano , periodically bursting into blue flames that shroud the black night in otherworldly colors. This unique volcano, Kawah Ijen on the eastern edge of Java, erupts molten sulfur and presents tourists with a nighttime show.<p>Olivier …

Chemistry

Download: Google Wallet Adds Lock Button & Multi Account Support

Much of the mobile payments talk over the last few months has surrounded Android Pay and with good reason. This is Google's new attempt at getting …

Top 10 Email Apps for Android

Email is still a major part of our lives, and it will continue to be for some time, so it's no surprise to see email apps continue to get better. …

Why formatting is the secret to shareable content

I try to read as much as I can, and every morning I put aside 30 minutes to check out the latest posts from my favorite blogs and writers.<p>In 30 …

Evervolv ROM brings Android Marshmallow to HP TouchPad

Remember the HP TouchPad? We can forgive you if you don't – it was one of those things. The HP TouchPad was famously discontinued 49 days after it …

Lookout Discover 20,000 Malware Apps Able To Root Devices

Security business Lookout have announced on a blog post a new threat to the Android ecosystem: applications that are able to automatically root your …

Acquisitions Bump MediaTek's October 2015 Revenue

MediaTek have an impressive story to tell about mobile System-on-Chips. Their business started out creating reference designs for feature 'phones, …

How much data are your favorite apps really sharing with third parties?

Here's an alarming statistic — on average, the most popular iPhone and Android apps are sending your data to three different online services. That's …

Drasphone: compact, foldable concept phone waiting for an OEM

Smartphones are now trying to be the biggest screen as users expect to do a lot of things on their mobile device and those tiny screens of …

Datamini 2-in-1 Dual Boot laptop with Windows 10, Android Lollipop support launched: Price, specifications and features

Datamini in partnership with Snapdeal has launched a dual-booting laptop called the Datamini 2-in-1 Dual Boot. Priced at Rs 9,999, the new laptop …

China

Scientists map high-temp superconductivity in 3D for the first time

High-temperature superconductivity represents a potential breakthrough across multiple fields of technology, from MRIs to levitating trains, hoverboards and computing. Scientists at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have discovered the first 3D model of the elements …

Engadget

Art Collection of Former Sotheby's Owner Raises $377 Million

Sotheby’s hosted the first of four auctions featuring the collection of A. Alfred Taubman, a former owner and chairman of the auction house. The …

Fine Art

Google's Lollipop now lives on one in four Android devices

The process for updating Android remains a slow and frustrating one for users who want the latest version.<p>It's taken a while, but the Lollipop version of Google's Android mobile software has reached one-quarter of all Android devices.<p>Lollipop's exact share now stands at 25.6 percent, according to …

Android Lollipop

The man who made 'the world's first personal computer'

<b>When the definitive history of the personal computer is written, familiar and historic names such as Olivetti, Apple, IBM, will all be given recognition for their innovations of the 1960s and 1970s.</b><p>But will future generations remember visionary John Blankenbaker, and his ground-breaking invention, …

High School

Articles about 7 modern homes across american midwest on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.<p>In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.<p>In …

American Cities