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The 32 Best Design and Furniture Stores in SF - Curbed SF

Looking to add some pomp and flare to your dwelling? Yearning for a unique piece to tie the room together? Need a cool gift this holiday season? Look no further. Here now, a list of the best design and furniture stores in San Francisco. Other than Jonathan Adler (who has a store on Fillmore Street, …

People with this type of personality are more likely to become entrepreneurs

Science suggests there’s one personality type that’s more likely to ditch the corporate structure and work for themselves.<p>A new report from Truity …

World Economic Forum

Toyota On Mirai Vs. Tesla: Battery Electric Vehicles Have 'Fundamental' Physics Problem

A Toyota executive explains why he believes the Mirai and hydrogen fuel cells will power the alternative fuel vehicle future — and not battery electrics like Tesla.<p>Toyota will begin taking “requests” for its hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle Mirai on Monday. The initial goal is 3,000 units by the …

Alternative Fuel

Why is every movie destroying San Francisco?

Big movies love to end San Francisco. In 2013, <i>Star Trek Into Darkness</i> crashed a spaceship into the City by the Bay. That same year, <i>Pacific Rim</i> began …

Electric Vehicles
Electric Vehicles

Artist manipulates photos into surreal and dreamlike scenes

Typically, when we feature Sarah DeRemer's artwork, we're weirded out by her animal mashups. But this time, we're going to peek into her dream …

Digital Art
Renewable Energy

8 camping hacks you'll kick yourself for not knowing sooner

The number of overnight stays at U.S. National Parks in 2014 increased by almost one million since 2013, according to the National Park Service.<p>It's …

San Francisco is going crazy for this artisanal toast, so I forked over $4 to try it ...

The Mill, a café and bakery near the Alamo Square neighborhood of San Francisco, sells slices of toast that make the soft slices of Wonder Bread from your childhood look like water crackers.<p>The Mill's inch-and-a-half-thick slabs of doughy goodness are toasted on high and served with locally sourced …

Breakfast

The Best Spots in the World to Be Naked

<i>By Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Because showing up naked to Wednesday-night volleyball is almost never received as well as you'd hope (even if the hot setter is wearing a "Co-ed Naked Volleyball" tee), here's a guide to the best -- and most welcoming -- places in the world to let it all …

Yachts

Greece vs Europe: who will blink first?

The eurozone stands on the brink of another crisis as Athens confronts Brussels and Berlin<p>There is a whiff of 1914 to the latest Balkan showdown. Everybody thinks everybody else is bluffing, all of them betting that a calamitous chain reaction will be averted.<p>In Germany, Der Spiegel reports that …

Facebook's Secret Success? Our Psychological Addiction

<i>Dr. Liraz Margalit is the Customer Experience Psychologist at ClickTale.</i><p>The past decade has been a time of incredible growth for social media, and Facebook in particular. The fact that the site has even topped Google as the most visited site in the US suggests that Facebook has become an integral …