Everyone's definition of idyllic varies, but for many people it doesn't get much better than standing on the cliffs above the Pacific ocean on a warm evening, watching the sun go down with a glass of Pinot Noir in hand. If that sortShow More Summary
Today we will show a beautiful house in Truro, Massachusetts, a project by Hammer Architects. I'm in love with this house! High ceiling, exposed structure, wood and glass combo, everything is perfect. It gives the house a rustic and modern look, super charming. Show More Summary
The Norwegian design firm Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter recently renovated and occupied a Nineteeth Century villa in Oslo as its new studio. Much of the second floor consists of large sheets of glass supported by study timbers. It's similar to the vertically glass house in Shanghai in that you can easily look up and down at your co-workers. -via Fubiz
Jeff Bridges wants to help you go to sleep. He certainly has the kind, calm, grandfatherly way about him that would help us nod off after a long day. But he doesn't plan to bring you a fuzzy blanket and a warm glass of milk… He recorded an album called Jeff Bridges Sleeping Tapes! He worked with composer Keefus [...]
If someone asks you to name a Google X Labs moonshot, you'd probably say Glass, self-driving car or maybe even Project Loon. But as you might remember from the WSJD Live conference last year, it also has a flourishing Life Sciences division that empl...
Glasses with transitional lenses are a neat idea in theory, but they have some shortcomings in practice. That's why researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology are developing an alternative – clear eyeglasses that can be manually...Show More Summary
Inside Octavia Jones’ Westover High School office lies a piece of football treasure. Although it’s not protected in glass casing just yet, the head coach of this Albany, Georgia, program has already mapped out this next step. This piece of football treasure is in fact a football, but it’s not just any football. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) Jack Storms is a glass artist who doesn’t melt glass. Instead, he cuts and polishes and assembles solid glass into beautiful works of shininess. He says it can take 18 weeks to complete a project, so of course we would wonder what they sell for. Show More Summary
Google announced it's fourth quarter earnings Thursday. Google announced it's fourth quarter earnings Thursday with revenues of $18.10 billion—compared to analyst estimates of $18.46 billion. Overall, however, the search company did improve in several areas, including year-over-year revenue. Read Full Story
Samsung sells a crapload of cameras all around the world. But not for pros. At $1500, the new NX1 is the first Samsung cam packing enough power and speed to be taken seriously by photography enthusiasts. It shoots 4K video and fires off super fast 15 frame-per-second bursts. It's a good camera... but maybe not good enough. Read more...
During Thursday's earnings call, Google's chief financial officer Patrick Pichette said Google Glass didn't have the impact Google had been hoping for. Here's exactly what Pichette said on the call: In other cases, when teams aren'tShow More Summary
Google’s Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette wasn’t too optimistic about the future of Google Glass on today’s Google earnings call for Q4 2014. The executive took some time to highlight the project as an example of when Google is willing to take a step back and rethink something that isn’t working out, even when they’ve made a considerable investment in… Read More
Tom Dixon tips his hat to British heritage in the latest collection of stationery and household objects, launched this month. Invoking a minimalist aesthetic, the assortment includes oversized glass vases with hand-painted copper details as… The post Tom Dixon Introduce New Stationery & Household Accessories appeared first on Selectism.
The trailer for Insurgent, the second installment in the Divergent series, has star Shailene Woodley shattering glass walls, blasting through building debris and generally wreaking havoc on a CGI world The minute-long Super Bowl pre-game...Show More Summary
In Mexico City, a gas tank truck has exploded outside a maternity and children’s hospital that has reportedly killed at least seven people including four infants. Many more were injured by flying glass while 100 were believed to be within the hospital at the time that the explosion occurred. Show More Summary
While most of us were hunkered down staying warm with a nice glass of wine and non-perishable foods, some of our favorite bloggers weren't going to let a few feet of snow stop them from new 'blizzard-worthy' looks. Click through the gallery above to see how our favorite bloggers survived Juno in style. Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Wearing glasses can be second nature for some, but that doesn’t mean their eyeglasses are perfect. No matter how well fitting they are, there’s always the possibility of forcing them The post Spine Optics Frame Hinge Brings Innovation To The World Of Eyewear appeared first on OhGizmo!.
Image Source 3D printing is set to turn a number of industries on their head. The ability turn whatever you can imagine design into a reality, and with a number of substances--plastic, concrete, glass, metal, even food particles and cells--is... Read more
Kate Winslet waits with patience as Shailene Woodley breaks through the glass walls in the explosive new trailer for Insurgent. Shailene, 23, stars as Tris in the upcoming Divergent sequel, and the new trailer finds her running with rage outside of the glass box in the spot which will air ahead of the Super Bowl [...]