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Retractable Grass Covered Swimming Pool

If you have a smaller backyard you probably only have enough room for either a pool or a patch of grass. But if you had this futuristic inground …

Daily Inspiration #1787

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

SaddleBaby: Hands-Free Child Shoulder Carrier

Carrying your child on your shoulders has just gotten easier and safer with the SaddleBaby Shoulder Carrier. Just prop the child up on your shoulders …

An App For Selling Access To A Street Parking Space You Do Not Own

Parking spaces need to cost more. But creating a private market for a public good isn’t the way to do it.<p>In San Francisco, a tech startup is rolling out what may be the ultimate idea for co-opting public resources for the private good: Helping individual citizens to charge for access to city-owned …

Kzs Cycle looks really elegant with its metal frame and wooden handlebars, it’s an urban bike designed by Hungarian designer. Read more: http://www.tuvie.com/kzs-cycle-concept-bike-features-rectangular-flat-frame-and-wooden-handlebar/

Micro 3D Printer

Over the past couple of years we've watched as the barriers to entry for 3D printing came down one-by-one — machines grew steadily cheaper, more …

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Amsterdam Apartment by DENOLDERVLEUGELS

DENOLDERVLEUGELS have recently completed the renovation of an apartment in Amsterdam.<p>Project description<p>In January 2014 DENOLDERVLEUGELS finished the …

A Simple Tool That Could Sell Your Idea for You

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I rely on the same, simple, inexpensive tool to help me pitch all of my ideas. I call it the one-page sell sheet. When crafted correctly, sell sheets stop people in their tracks.<p>Early in my career, I would make a sales call, set up a …

The Mesmerizing Gifs of Graphonaute | Colossal

<p>Science student Hugo Germain (aka. Graphonaute) is just 18 years old, but crates animations and visual effects that seem well beyond his years. …

Conceptual Hilarity: Clever Bits of Instagram Nonsense from Brock Davis | Colossal

<p>It’s been a long while since we last checked in with Brock Davis (previously) who seemingly dabbles in every creative field there is from …

Blue Penthouse by Dariel Studio

Thomas Dariel of Dariel Studio took on the challenge of designing a functional and unique home for a family in Shanghai, China. After a renovation …

Port X

On the banks of the Prague's Vltava River lies one of Europe's most inventive housing concepts. Designed by architects Jerry Koza and Adam Jirkal, along with engineer Tomáš Kalhaus from Atelier SAD, the modular, floating house dubbed Port X was first created as the prototype for a serial production.<p>…

Architecture

House Lam by Nico van der Meulen Architects

House Lam in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa.<p>Nico van der Meulen Architects were approached to refresh the architecture design of an existing …

Sleek Carbon-Fiber Electric Bike Is Perfect for the Commuter

The bike ride to work just got more exciting. It comes in the form of the Leaos Electric Bike, a light-weight cycle originally modeled after the famous Vespa scooter. This futuristic-looking bike is designed and handmade in Italy and is produced out of carbon fiber. Leaos looks sleek and modern …

Electric Bikes

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

Tattoos<p>A brief chat with JonBoy.<p>By Alex Wong1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Mark Anthony Green argues that it’s as essential and old-school as it gets.<p>By Mark …

Don't Have Great Ideas? Work With Someone Who Does.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I recently wrote about how desperate companies are for new ideas, with open innovation changing the game. But what if you’re not creative and don’t have any ideas? You can still take advantage of this enormous opportunity even if …

12 Steps to Building a Cafe Racer

The first feature on ‘How to Build a Café Racer’ struck a chord. Not everybody who read it agreed with the content, but when it comes to style, there are several different schools of taste.<p>I’m going to focus on the performance side of building a cafe racer. Or street tracker, scrambler, or any …

Motorcycles

Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Watch

In case you didn't know — or couldn't deduce from the title — The Omega Speedmaster was the first watch worn on the moon. And the Omega Speedmaster …

Sony Digital Paper

Tablets are great for multi-use situations, Kindles are great for reading — but what if you're constantly dealing with documents, and want the …

In the Details: Building a 3D Sketchpad That Lets You Draw Objects in Midair

With the rise of augmented reality (AR) technology, virtual reality headsets like the much buzzed-about Oculus Rift aren't just for playing games in …