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A psychologist explains how to beat social anxiety

The problem isn’t your social skills<p>It is rarely helpful to tell a shy person to “just be yourself!” Riffing on that frustrating exchange, clinical psychologist Ellen Hendriksen has written a book that she hopes will answer the question the anxious person usually asks in return: How?<p>Hendriksen …

Psychology

Those Architects Turn a Cold Brick Home into a Light-Filled Residence

Australia-based design firm <i>Those Architects</i> have recently turned a cold, post-war brick home into an airy, light-filled residence perfect for the …

Hands off! The self-driving Tesla Model S is here

Get ready for the age of the self-driving Tesla. Speaking at a press conference in the US today, Tesla boss Elon Musk announced a new software update …

Driverless Cars

Researchers unearth scary new iOS malware, but Apple says it won’t affect devices with iOS 8.4 or later

Gone are the days when iOS malware reports were a rare thing. Following a wave of malware attacks on the iPhone and iPad – including a massive App …

Apps

BE House / spaceworkers

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The idea of a vernacular architecture (forgotten) and how it seeks to form a clear speech between the …

P048 House by Dane Design Australia

Building designer Dane Richardson of Dane Design Australia has recently completed P048, a family home located in Dunsborough, Western …

MAPA's XAN House in Brazil combines raw concrete with slatted timber

An austere concrete wall screens the transparent lower floor of this house in southern Brazil, while the overhanging upper storey is masked behind a …

Ice Cube, Kevin Hart and Conan Share a Lyft Car

Peer-to-peer ride-sharing service Lyft just got its first big celebrity endorsement, of sorts. Via Conan O’Brien, here’s “Ice Cube, Kevin Hart and …

Kara Swisher

comScore: Apple increases lead as top smartphone vendor in US, iOS steals market share from Android

Research firm comScore is out with its usual monthly report that ranks the top smartphone OEMs and platforms for the three-month period ending in February. Apple continues to grow its lead this month as top OEM in the U.S., jumping 3.9-percent from November to 38.9-percent of the market and …

Articles about modern bunker home texas on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a traditional 1920s abode in Atlanta for a transplanted...<p>From shipping containers to multi-modular holiday retreats, these sleek prefabs prove style does not have to be compromised with...<p>An Austin firm creates a home for a family in …

Architecture

Articles about sustainable brownstone transformation brooklyn on Dwell.com - Dwell

How do you make a Brooklyn brownstone more sustainable? First, get rid of the brownstone.<p>Twenty-nine years after Robert Moses’s death, the mixed legacy of New York’s über–urban planner remains inescapable.<p>A family enlists Brooklyn design-build firm MADE to renovate a brownstone using surplus and …

Architecture

Apple Working on 4K 'Ultra HD' Television Set for Late 2013 or Early 2014 Launch?

Apple's rumored television set project has a long history of claims from various sources, and while the "iWatch" has taken on a more prominent place in the rumor mill in recent months, an Apple television continues to be on the radar of a number of industry watchers.<p><i>Digitimes</i> now reports on word …