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Ikea Projection Lamp Makeover Adds LED Matrix and Raspberry Pi Zero

If you’re like us, it’s hard to walk through an Ikea without mentally hacking everything there into something else. The salad bowl? Parabolic …

Make A Full HD 15.6 inch Screen for $32 for your Raspberry Pi, DSLR or Video Camera

My Dell Studio 1557 laptop died some time back in early 2014. It started conking out a few months earlier, but I managed to “heat-gun” the GPU into …

Super Clever Small Space Solution: The Transforming Living Cube

(Image credit: Design Milk)<p>To fit a lot of things into a little space, sometimes you have to get creative. For a San Francisco loft apartment that's …

A-frame lounge & design process

The first room we are going to tackle in project A-frame is the living room, because… windows! You can’t beat those windows, they make this space the …

Makeover: Large Blank Wall Becomes Stylish Storage for the Television

Have you ever bought a piece of furniture that you think is going to work perfectly and it just doesn't? No worries, we have all been there. You are …

Ideas for Using the $40 Molger Bench All Around the House

(Image credit: Sean Galland)<p>If your furniture isn't going to be beautiful, it should at least be versatile. Case in point: IKEA's Molger bench. It's …

Brisbane Studio / Woods Bagot

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Woods Bagot’s Brisbane studio has relocated, transforming the old Reserve Bank building on Adelaide …

Workstations

One Main Office Renovation / dECOi Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project was for the penthouse offices of an investment group in green building and clean energy …

Designing Disruptive Business Models

Verynice founder Matthew Manos calls out ten organizations doing it right.<p>Attendees of last October’s Core77 Conference will no doubt remember …

Open Source Software

Olivetti's Former Design Consultant Mario Bellini Reenters the Spotlight

Phaidon's monograph gathers his inspiring oeuvre in one volume for the first time<p>"I think of a design project as an exploration that involves both …

Design

Designing for Engagement: How Color, Type and Space Can Impact The Mood Of Your Design

<i>Design is visual communication.</i>It invites users to interact with a brand, product, message, or idea. But what is it about some designs that draws us …

30 Small House Hacks That Will Instantly Maximize And Enlarge Your Space

Dealing with small spaces can become a true nightmare and destroy your dreams of owning fresh, relaxing cozy spaces you can enjoy with friends and …

Articles about 6 castiglioni designs modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home on wheels...<p>From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of …

Huge MIT Media Lab Inventions That Transformed Our World

For the last 30 years, the MIT Lab has been a breeding ground for technological progress that's pushed the world into the future. Touchscreens, …

Charming Illustrations Highlight True Love in All of Life's Little Moments

True love doesn't always consist of grand, cinematic gestures. In fact, it's often the little things that mean the most when you're in a long-term relationship. Spending a lazy morning together, helping each other get through a bad day, and even assembling furniture side-by-side can end up …

Making The Most of A 500-Square-Foot Apartment

Making The Most of A 500-Square-Foot Apartment appeared first on Front + Main.

Amazon's Latest Idea Could Totally Transform Your Living Room

One of the main reasons Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he’s interested in virtual reality is because the technology can make you feel like you’re …

Augmented Reality

New Relic Now Lets Developers Dive Deeper Into Their Analytics

New Relic is launching a new analytics component for its application and server monitoring suite today that allows developers to drill even deeper into the data their code (and users) generate. The New Relic Software Analytics Cloud is now available to all paying New Relic customers.<p>New Relic’s VP …

Boston company launches spy drone that can fly indefinitely

Boston company CyPhy Works has just launched the commercial version of the Persistent Aerial Reconnaissance and Communications (PARC) drone, which can stay up in the air for however long you want it to. The military's been using it to monitor its compounds for quite a while now, but the $22 million …

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 …

Backyard Playhouses Inspired By Ito, Le Corbusier, Van der Rohe, And More

Barcelona architect David Lamolla designs the most beautiful backyard playhouses you’ve ever seen. What a time to be a kid!<p>What’s a good way to nurture a life-long love of good design and architecture in your kids? Buy them a backyard playhouse inspired by the real-world buildings of Le Corbusier, …

Design

Articles about 5 modern homes quebec on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront …

Bonneville Speed Week Photography

There's nothing better than starting the week off with some inspiring photos from old cars modified to cross the desert at massive speed. It sounds …

Mad Max

7 Ways To Use Coconut Oil In Your Beauty Routine Next Week

What can't this stuff do?<p>The editors here at HuffPost are constantly preaching about the benefits of coconut oil. We go through so many jars of the stuff, we should probably start growing coconut palms.<p>Whether you're already a coconut oil lover or you're just learning about this super ingredient, …

Termina Font Family

The Termina font family, a modern sans serif typeface with wide letterforms.Mattox Shuler of Fort Foundry has created the Termina font family in …

Articles about forest retreat combines small living camping experience on Dwell.com - Dwell

As the perceptions of what a travel shelter should look and feel like has continued to adapt, Collective Retreats has been...<p>A couple builds a home that makes the most of its woodsy site.<p>Made up of three modernized kodas, this wood-clad cottage features bright, minimalist interiors.<p>A jewel-like …

Articles about little cabin cantilevered over rocky ledge mountains on Dwell.com - Dwell

When nature laid down a boulder of a design challenge in the Massachusetts mountains, an architect’s solution elevated the...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.<p>How innovative, flat-packed problem solving led …

Articles about tiny new england cottage no frills weekend hideaway on Dwell.com - Dwell

A one-room retreat outside Providence, Rhode Island, takes up no more space than a standard two-car garage.<p>In southwestern England, an architect transforms a former postman’s cottage on a sprawling estate into a home that radiates from...<p>In the past few decades, overdevelopment throughout New …

Architizer

Stefania Vulpi's Universal Unconditional platform lets people borrow citizenship

<b>Dutch Design Week 2015:</b> Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Stefania Vulpi has created a conceptual online system that allows a network of people to …

Netherlands