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No parking? No fear!Now there’s KurbKarma, the iOS app that will find a suitable parking near you!(Right now it’s available just for NY and SF city areas but it’s quickly expanding to most other cities.)Download it now for free on iTunes Store.
A tennis ball on a string may good at letting you know when you've fully pulled your car into your garage, but it can get in the way, plus its location is based on the length of one specific vehicle. Inventor Mitchel Ottinger has created what he thinks is a better system, in the form of Park-a-Dot...Continue Reading Garage parking system is designed to beat the hanging tennis ballCategory: Ar
Autonomous cars could prove to be splendid news for parking, according to new research from the University of Toronto. Because self-driving cars can park themselves, you can get out beforehand. Since you don't need to open the door once parked you can cram many more cars in. But according to the researchers, if autonomous cars work together, even more space can be saved – though perhaps not s
It's always interesting to see the different approaches architects take when designing a narrow home. This one, called Slim Fit, takes up a physical footprint of just 16 sq m (172 sq ft) – which is less than a couple of typical car parking spaces. Despite its diminutive size, the micro-dwelling includes relatively well-proportioned living, sleeping and dining areas...Continue Reading Skinny h
unsuspecting guests of this japanese inn are getting quite the surprise. as if marry poppins had checked in herself, slippers, cushions and tables have a mind of their own...The post nissan self-parking slippers surprise hotel guests by parking themselves appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Corrugated-metal cladding contrasts with an angled white-painted brick wall at this robust and economical house in Melbourne, which features a ground-floor living area that can be used alternatively as a garage. Read more
the choice of a raw structure for the space is punctuated by red splashes and exaggerated signal panels, which accentuate the spiral shape, and balance the emptiness that is often associated with a car park.The post anonyme studio balances the raw structure of an underground parking with red splashes appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
mobuno combines the flexibility of privately booked taxis with the bus-like smart reaction to pick up requests from other users will en route.The post xoio’s mobuno provides autonomous driving system with a focus on compact parking appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
With space at a serious premium in many cities, some think that downsizing may be the answer to housing growing populations. Few homes come much smaller than the Tikku (which is Finnish for Stick), by architect Marco Casagrande. It has a footprint of just 2.5 x 5 m (8.2 x 16.4 ft), making it roughly the size of a standard car parking space. ..Continue Reading Parking space-sized micro-house i
measuring a mere 2.5 x 5 meters with a foot-print of a single car parking space, tikku can be erected on-site overnight.The post casagrande laboratory’s micro-apartment measures one parking space 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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