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the dwelling's modest footprint demonstrates that luxury lies not in lavish size but in the relationships between spaces both internally and externally.The post THOSE architects’ ‘house frances’ in australia reveals link between dwelling and site appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Michael Van Valkenburgh and David Adjaye have won a competition to transform a riverside parcel in Downtown Detroit into a thriving public park, with plans for a beach, multiple pavilions and a small isle for roosting birds. Read more
ESA's Mars Express orbiter is getting a major software upgrade that will extend its service life for years to come. On Sunday, the space agency uploaded the update into the veteran deep space probe's computers where it will remain stored in memory until a scheduled restart on April 16. If successful, it will take some of the burden off the aging gyroscopes used to keep the unmanned spacecraft
thanks to their spherical shape, the solar cells can absorb light from all directions, generating electricity when exposed to sunlight or indoor light.The post ryosuke fukusada uses spherical solar cells to light up penguin’s eyes appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Spring is finally here in the northern hemisphere, the wildlife is quickly waking up, and our friends at Panasonic have now delivered us a sample of their new 50-200mm f/2.8-4 DG Leica lens. ...Perfect timing! This new optic has so many intriguing specs to offer, but more than anything, it is a 100-400mm-equivalent lens with a relatively bright aperture that just so happens to be light enough to
Previously we talked about using Adobe’s express version of Photoshop that will help you improve the photos that you take with your outdated or budget phone. As promised, today we are going to go into greater detail outlining each option and what can you expect to get out of it. Since the basic tools are […]The post How to master Adobe Photoshop Express appeared first on Tech-Recipes: A Coo
A Federal court has denied inventor Richard J. Baker's appeal of the 'nah' ruling made in a patent infringement lawsuit he filed last year against Microsoft, Nintendo, and other game companies. ...
Over the years, we've gotten pretty used to glasses with photochromic lenses, which automatically darken when exposed to bright light. This Wednesday, however, Johnson & Johnson Vision announced the upcoming availability of its self-tinting contact lenses...Continue Reading Self-tinting contact lenses are on their wayCategory: Health & WellbeingTags: Contact Lenses Eyewear
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is testifying on Capitol Hill this week regarding his company’s use of users’ personal data. Zuckerberg denied secretly listening to users through microphones for ad targeting, but the company is able to quietly collect quite a bit of data from a single uploaded photo.The Wall Street Journal has published an article (behind a paywall) titled &#
inside this paradise, shades, tints, swirls and other rudimentary techniques are realized to their fullest potentialsThe post this immersive marker drawing looks more fluid than a water color painting appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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