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the residence was originally designed by modernist architect walter s. white in 1955 for artist miles c. bates. The post stayner architects restores mid-century ‘wave’ house in ​palm desert, california appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Los Angeles practice Stayner Architects has restored a 1950s house in Palm Desert, California, which was designed by modernist architect Walter S White to feature a wave-shaped roof. Read more
In this movie, we look back at this year's Samsung Mobile Design Competition, a collaboration between Samsung and Dezeen, which challenged designers to come up with innovative new mobile accessory and wallpaper designs for Galaxy devices. Read more
a series of archival images documents an evolution of hokusai’s 'the great wave off kanagawa', one of the world’s most celebrated works of art. The post images reveal evolution of hokusai’s ‘great wave’ when he was 33, 44 and 46 years old appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Back in 2012, Sweden's Eco Wave Power started testing a wave energy harvesting system that could be installed on existing structures like breakwaters and piers. The company switched on its first grid-connected project four years later, and has now announced the second – which will convert the rise and fall of waves at Jaffa Port in Israel into electricity... Continue Reading Eco Wave Power
It can take huge equipment to detect the tiniest things, and that's particularly true when it comes to gravitational waves. The LIGO detector uses 4-km-long (2.5-mi) arms to pick up distortions just a thousandth of the width of a proton. But now, a Northwestern University team is aiming to build a gravitational wave detector small enough to fit on a tabletop, which could detect signals the
a wooden wave inside the ship's former wheel house forms a writing shack, reading room and champagne bar as the rooftop of a houseboat. The post mass design materializes a wave in wood for lighthouse atop amsterdam boat appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Tidal Force has jumped into the headphone arena with a pair of planar magnetic headphones, aimed at providing better sound than typical driver-based models which follow the loudspeaker model of projecting sound.If you’re unfamiliar, planar magnetic headphones use a very thin, light diaphragm in order to reproduce sound - this is instead of the traditional driver. The diaphragm is “dri
Digital healthcare brand Withings has reintroduced Pulse Wave Velocity (PWV) measurements, an indicator of cardiovascular health, on its Body Cardio connected scales in Europe. From today, users are once again […] The post Withings reintroduces Pulse Wave Velocity Measurement on £129 Body Cardio Scales appeared first on ShinyShiny.
Update More game industry workers will soon lose their jobs, as ArenaNet confirms Kotaku's report that employees of Guild Wars 2 dev ArenaNet were warned today to expect big layoffs. ... 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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