Last fall, model-turned-actor Josh Duhamel and mononymic pop star Fergie announced the dissolution of their 13-year relationship, eight of them married, and the “Transformers” franchise star made the split real estate official with the $2.65 million purchase of a modestly sized if not exactly inexpensive bachelor pad on a pin-drop quiet cul-de-sac high in the […]
Here we go: A dozen poems (or more for some of you overachievers) in a dozen days! Let’s keep breaking those lines. For today’s prompt, write a transformative poem. A poem in which someone or something transforms. Could be a physical transformation–emotional, mental, or metaphorical transformation. Show More Summary
Every year, incoming college students create magic by transforming bland cement rooms into glamorous pads. This year is no different. Read more...
Before Millennial women started launching organic tampon companies, Kenneth Alvandi founded Maxim to offer women 100 percent organic tampons, pads and liners.
Before he was deemed a "silver fox," actor Steve Carell was a waiter in Chicago who rocked a Liz Claiborne powder blue windbreaker with "the biggest" shoulder pads. "It was like a dream. Talk about silver fox, my God. I loved it and I remember I was working at Houlihan's in Chicago as a waiter...
Hygge season is over and summer has arrived. That means it’s time to open up the drapes and let some natural light into your apartment — you won’t be needing that wool overthrow for a while. Finding the right seasonal furnishings needn’t be the headache that it once was, and nowadays, transforming your living space […]
TweetHere it is, more neighborhood minutiae. When did this project start? I forget, a half-year ago? You can see an old-school can in the background. I guess they’ll take it out soon? (They used to have a recycling catcher for aluminum cans up top, but I guess that system didn’t work out, and a lot […]
Conductive paint, ink and thread can be drawn, woven or even tattooed into objects like denim jackets, carpeting and leather iPad cases to make them into electrical circuits, adding a new layer of functionality as well as cool-looking graphic patterns. Draw circuits in any shape, create smart objects that interact with apps, and answer your …
A plan to transform a six-bedroom house into a one-bedroom bachelor pad complete with its own indoor basketball court has upset at least a few neighbors on a cul de sac in the Glen Park neighborhood, and they're hoping to rally some objections at a Planning Commission meeting next week. [ more › ]
Transform the way you make fried rice with this Thai-style recipe from Phaidon's Quick and Easy Thai Recipes ($30). Despite featuring so many seafood ingredients like crab meat, fish sauce, and oyster sauce, this recipe tastes more umami-packed than like the ocean. Show More Summary
Due to house prices in London being what they are, some shrewd firms are looking to turn even the smallest space into a viable home. With this in mind, Studiomama has transformed a tiny former minicab (taxi) office into a full-time home...Show More Summary
The strangest thing about this whole book-as-case thing? I actually kind of dig it. As a child, my two great loves were books and technology. I'd spend hours reading Anne of Green Gables or The High King, then hop over to my dad's Mac Plus and spend the next 90 minutes engrossed in a HyperCard stack. Show More Summary
When Homepolish designer Jesse Turek was asked to redesign a one-bedroom New York City apartment into the ultimate modern-day bachelor pad, he was up for the challenge. Homepolish is a startup that designs spaces for homeowners as well as other startups. Show More Summary
Project by: Katy Stevenson Bretton of Katy SB Design Location: London, United Kingdom When a bachelor musician approached Katy Stevenson Bretton of Katy SB Design to transform his East London home into a warm, inviting retreat, it was music to the designer's ears. Show More Summary
The pad was reconfigured to create a brighter, more open space This run-down flat was transformed by architects Claudia Bresciani and Ju?lia Risi, who utilized a translucent, folding door to create flexible, open spaces with plenty of light. Show More Summary
Two freshmen roommates at Ole Miss, Lindy Goodson and Abby Bozeman, have transformed the dungeon that freshmen typically inhabit into a Pinterest-worthy princess pad. Cute, gals! Read more...
Many of us avoid fatty foods at all costs, worried, perhaps, that an extra helping of guacamole or second peanut-butter sandwich might quickly transform into extra padding around our bellies. But a new review paper published in the Annals...Show More Summary
n" style="transform: translate3d(0px, 0px, 0px);">The black woman in the photograph stands in calm protest, her long dress fluttering in the breeze as two policemen clad in the heavy black padding and helmets of riot gear rush to remove...Show More Summary
The Skintrack is a new emerging technology that allows smartwatch users to transform the surface of the arm into an interactive touch pad. Developed by a research lab at Carnegie
It’s not every day you see a tablet transform into a, well, a Transformer. But that’s exactly what we’re going to show you today, after Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra shared photos of a Mi Pad 2 that morphs into a robot. Fans of the Transformers universe, whether that be the original cartoons back in the […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)