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The building will feature black balconies and light tan panels, with slatted screens on the bottom floor in the same vein of unobtrusive modern urban design that can be seen in new residential buildings across Brooklyn. Bizdesigns LLC is also behind a new residential building in Williamsburg, which ...
You have to be a bit crazy for people to take notice," said hotel designer Bill Bensley, before I became the first journalist to check in to Shinta Mani Angkor - Bensley Collection in Siem Reap, Cambodia. A distillation of 30 years' experience, it's the first venture to be operated as well as conceived by him.

15, 2018 -- As the computing industry struggles to maintain its historically rapid pace of innovation, a new, $32 million center based at the University of Michigan aims to streamline and democratize the design and manufacturing of next-generation computing systems. The Center for Applications Driving ...
Scheffler and Wanda Austin, engineers with HNTB, which is studying interchange designs for the 22-mile I-26 widening from the U.S. 25 connector to I-40, explained design options. The engineers may also recommend another diverging diamond interchange at U.S. 25, like the new one at the airport exit ...
The University of Iowa has a new sandbox--and it's used to explain gravity. Undergraduates in the Department of physics and astronomy designed and built an augmented-reality sandbox where users can design their own universe and then watch how gravity affects an object as it travels through the ...
Once you feel the challenge and also determine how others will feel it, you can design experiences that have emotional resonance and that fill the unmet needs of your customer. That's the gap that needs closing. Your empathy and understanding enhanced by data can help close it. But only if you take the ...

The revelation that the alert was essentially triggered by a confusing user interface sent shockwaves through the tech community. Eric Umansky, co-founder of cataloguing service DocumentCloud, described it as an "epic design fail." His comment was retweeted over 5,000 times. "This will be in UX [user ...
This week, the French capital is preparing for its bi-annual fiesta of design. textiles will be celebrated at Deco Off, new product at the halls of the Maison et Objet fair; while galleries and showrooms across the city will be getting in on the action, too. Here's our hit list of the unmissable launches, installations ...
One of my highlights of 2017 was visiting The Most Beautiful Swiss prize in Switzerland. It's a book competition that was set up by the late Jan Tschichold in 1945 to promote innovative book design. Around 400 submissions were displayed at the Zurich Helmhaus. The event had a real sense of warmth to it, ...
The Infiniti Q Inspiration Concept is the first vehicle from the carmaker that is designed specifically to show what the VC-T can do to change vehicular design. From the outside, it doesn't look like much is different. Smooth lines and sportscar-like architecture are the general look behind the Q Inspiration.
Technically, today wasn't Nick Hom's first day of school. But it was the first day he and his classmates were united in the newly-built campus of design Tech high school, a free public charter school founded in 2014. students, parents, educators and Oracle employees gathered today in Redwood City, Calif.
A large mixed-use development project that would bring 155 units to a four-acre site in Kensington was met with some pushback at the Civic design Review Tuesday afternoon, with the committee ultimately asking the design-development team to come back for a second time. The 226,636-square-foot ...
Edith Wharton, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author famous for novels set in the late 19th century, also wrote an influential book on interior design, long considered a sort of bible of American decorating. "The Decoration of Houses," written before any of her novels, was radical when published in 1897.
That was until GE Appliances (sold off by GE to Haier in 2016) used its FirstBuild program, a rapid prototyping open platform for makers, headquartered in Kentucky, to crowdsource the design of a countertop nugget ice maker. The resulting product became the Opal, which raised $3 million through ...
Bodies By design Workout Room is located at 15635 Vision Dr, Ste. 103, Pflugerville. Visit bbdforlife.com for more information. Courtesy photo. According to popular statistics, only 8 percent of New Year's resolutions are successfully kept. This means 92 percent of us that are brave enough to set out for ...
The complex, which will eat up approximately 20 acres of the Olmstead and Vaux-designed Jackson Park on Chicago's South Side, has faced scrutiny from preservationists and residents throughout the design process. When it was first unveiled, the Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners and ...
We've always written about design at Gizmodo, usually in the context of how gadgets look and work. Over the last fifteen years, we've gradually expanded our coverage to include the many ways technology is transforming almost everything in the world, and it makes sense for us to take a broader view of ...

It's these two utterly pioneering feats, at Chez Panisse and with Edible Schoolyard, that have brought Waters once again in the spotlight in her home city of San Francisco as an honoree of the town's annual FOG design Fair's Fendi-sponsored Innovators Luncheon. On the eve of the fair, we sat down with ...
As a city whose name is all but synonymous with style and high fashion, it seems apt that one of Italy's most glamorous hotels is perched atop the gorgeous Milanese skyline. See related. A starry home from home: Hotel Bel-Air review · The art of hospitality: Le Meurice hotel review · The red-carpet ...
On 2 January 2018, news broke of a novel class of security flaws in modern processors. Known inside the chip and software industry since the middle of 2017, and deeply embedded in the fundamental design of the processors, the problems were reported by the Google Project Zero security research team ...
"Years ago, I spent six months in San Francisco in two three-month blocks, as my visa expired, pitching every investor under the sun, going to every conference I possibly could and try to get people to believe in this crazy big goal that we had, which was that we could try and storm the world of design and ...
Watching someone suffer from stress and burnout -- and feeling powerless to help -- is an awful experience. But it's a reality for many married professionals who see their spouses staggering under the weight of constant demands from the office. In our work with professionals at many of the Fortune 100 ...
Michael Eales: A business designer is the fusion between the disciplines of business and design. It's about being flexible and adaptable to the way we tackle challenges and problems in the world, particularly when there are high degrees of uncertainty. When you overlay a discipline of business planning ...
But as for being a memorable work of innovative and daring design from afar (e.g., the Transamerica Pyramid, the Longaberger basket), this SoMa tower is but an affable, gentle giant. Neither flashy nor cocky, the looming tower of note is almost embarrassed of its prominence. And that's by design.
Who run the world? If this year's IFDA Rising Star Awards are any indication, Queen Bey was right. Each year, the New York chapter of the International Furnishings and design Association crowns a class of rising design talents with its Rising Stars of design Awards. For 2017, the recipients, which ...
New concepts in packaging machinery design and development, using base machine modules that can be configured to support "batch size of one" production goals, are incorporating a combination of integrated hardware and software solutions. The result is new concept for machines that have a greater ...
Soda sales are down. Diet soda sales are down. Major Athletes are choosing to endorse milk and water, instead of taking an easy soda paycheck. Someone in Coca-Cola headquarters seemingly thinks they have a salve for soda's downfall in a new typeface called TCCC Unity, which "encapsulates ...
At CES, it's usually the case that we're more curious about the inner workings of a car, be it it's autonomous capability, it's burgeoning AI complexity, or the efficiency of its electric powertrain. But something we often overlook is how design informs the innovation we see presented. To get a better ...
New Year's has come and gone, and while you decided on your annual resolutions, the design world was setting its sights on what styles will be big in 2018. The home remodeling and design platform Houzz is ahead of the game, having recently released its top 10 home design trend predictions for the ...
Jeffrey Xu, an engineer who moved to Duluth from Shanghai to design a new airplane for Cirrus, describes how his dislike of the cold weather drove him to design his own easy-on, easy-off snowpants he calls "Pants on Pants." (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com). Xu, an engineer designing a new airplane ...
One of Portland's fastest-growing companies, Apothecary by design, has been purchased by an $80 billion health care company. CVS Health purchased the Portland pharmacy, which focuses on treatments for chronic diseases, on Sunday from BelHealth, a private equity firm, a CVS spokeswoman said.
We took a look at FoldiMate, the laundry-folding machine, back in 2016, but the company made a return to CES this year with a new design concept. In past models, clothing items were clipped onto a vertical rack in order to feed through the folding machine. This year, FoldiMate rethought its design and ...
Every religion has its sacred text. Christians have the Bible. Jews have the Torah. Muslims have the Koran. As for architects and interior designers, they swear on Edith Wharton and Ogden Codman Jr.'s The Decoration of Houses, a groundbreaking 1897 style guide that Manhattan designer Thomas Jayne ...
On Wednesday, Dubai-based Jannarelly revealed it may produce an all-electric version of its design-1 sports car and call it the design-X1. However, nothing is certain yet, and the company said customers interested in such a car will need to come forward and commit before it signs off on the project.
Three New East countries have entered the World design rankings for the first time after receiving top prizes at the A'design Competition. Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, and Armenia were among nine nations which appeared in the 2017 rankings. The move follows victories by Kosovo's Rron Cena, ...
design and engineering company GMD uses Formula One technology in their patented lightweight and low-carbon iStream design process to produce concepts, designs, and prototypes, such as the T25 city car. GMD was founded in 2007 by car designer Gordon Murray, who designed winning Formula ...
The company has announced Nathan Jenden as its new chief design officer and vice president, creative, following designer Jonathan Saunders' resignation in December 2017. Jenden is a DVF veteran, returning to the brand where he worked for 10 years until 2011. "Nathan is an extremely talented and ...
"Developing the guidelines helped us to recognize all the different spatial domains that could be rethought in terms of active design," says coauthor of the guidelines Dina Sorensen, former project designer at VMDO and now K-12 education design leader at DLR Group. "It helped us understand how ...
By putting human-centered design practices at the center of a new way of creating local programs and initiatives, a wide-ranging pilot project wants to change how communities design their own future. An nationwide effort funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation that kicked off this past fall, Raising ...
This exterior design schematic shows the planned new Norcross library building from the corner of Buford Highway and Britt Avenue. The Norcross City Council signed off on the design for the joint city and county project Wednesday. (Special Photo). Norcross City Council approves design for new library ...
These are just some of the possibilities and problems being considered by Rama Gheerawo; director at The Helen Hamlyn Centre for design, part of the Royal College of Art. His job is to design technology that is adaptable and suitable for all members of society. That's why he's also considering a future ...
Gigantic foam blocks of cheese, a comical cactus coat-hanger, and a large sofa in the shape of a pair of luscious cherry red lips: These imaginative works are the product of a movement in Italian architecture and design history known retrospectively as "radical design." Despite the fact that the movement ...
Despite designs tremendous capacity to uplift, inspire and spark joy, has been dwarfed by bigger events this year. But that's no cause for despondency. A quick look into the crystal ball to ascertain what 2018 holds in this most creative and thoughtful of disciplines shows a flurry of glitter and gutsy innovation ...
Lichte believes the biggest step forward for design at Audi will come when the marque launches more electric cars after the E-tron Quattro SUV, which is due internationally next year. He stated that the more compact dimensions of electric powertrains mean "proportions can change" for the better. "design ...
Hospitality Expo will be featuring a specific design and Fit Out exhibition, complimented by case studies and presentations showcasing ideas and concepts for your hospitality premises. The design and Fit Out section of the expo will offer ideas, concepts, products and services for theming, redesign and ...
Great Rivers Greenway will introduce four teams vying to design the proposed Chouteau Greenway at two public events the first week of January. A jury of nine local and international experts chose the four teams to advance in a design competition that was announced last fall, said Susan Trautman, chief ...
7, some corps officials, including members of its channel design team from Vicksburg, Miss., accompanied Port Authority Executive Director Judi Sheiffele; a ship pilot who regularly brings vessels into the harbor and a representative of the Connecticut Port Authority to a point in the channel beyond the ...
Think your all-white kitchen is timeless? You might not like what design experts see coming in 2018. Two new reports, the Zillow Home Trend Forecast and the Trulia Home design Panel, suggest the new year could see the demise of some of America's longest-loved decorating trends including granite ...
The idea is to give more students and job seekers the chance to experiment with the tools of today's manufacturing and design professions. The Mobile Maker Lab visited several schools and job fairs last year during a pilot program, but Nathan says it's now ready for prime-time. He hopes to reach students ...
7, some corps officials, including members of its channel design team from Vicksburg, Miss., accompanied Port Authority Executive Director Judi Sheiffele; a ship pilot who regularly brings vessels into the harbor and a representative of the Connecticut Port Authority to a point in the channel beyond the ...


 

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