Technology

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the classification of the historic centre of Porto as a Unesco World Heritage site, local collaborative art and architecture practice Fahr 021.3 has conceived Eclipse, a spherical installation that temporarily shifts the centre of the city square towards its gravitational pull.   Eclipse stands in an off-centre position

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American automotive brand Ford has unveiled the ultra-lightweight Ford GT Competition Series in Daytona, the site of its win at the Rolex 24 in January. The Ford GT Competition Series was engineered to build on the car’s innovative lightweight and aerodynamic design. The track fans’ ultimate production car removes weight higher in

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Technology

American company UPS has successfully tested a drone that launches from the top of its delivery truck, autonomously delivers a package to a home and then returns to the vehicle while the delivery driver continues along the route to make a separate delivery. UPS conducted the test on Monday in

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Architecture

Hungarian creative collective Batlab Architects has recently refurbished this 110-square-meter apartment in Budapest which can be divided if necessary, ideally into 3 separate studio flats. In the end the result was an “L” shaped plan where the entrance positioned in the flat’s center of gravity made it possible to create a large entrance hall

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Architecture

Following Hong Kong and New York, the very first Street Art Restaurant, De Bajes, opened its ‘prison gates’ on Amsterdam’s Rembrandtplein. Some of the world’s most renowned street artists have turned the imposing walls into their canvasses: The London Police, D*Face, Ben Eine and Laser 3.14 were temporarily incarcerated at

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Comme des Garçons Homme Plus has teamed up with Fornasetti to create a strong and graphic selection of garments. These exclusive pieces were presented for the first time in Paris during the Spring-Summer 2017 Comme des Garçons Homme Plus show ‘Naked King’. This collaboration features tailcoat jackets enhanced by some genuine

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Cool Gifts

Everyone who is a daily commuter using the train or bus knows how important privacy is. Especially when using your iPhone, who knows what peering eyes will see that scandalous image in your group chat. Well the Peek Screen 2.0 solves that problem of iPhone screen privacy. By only making the

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Technology

Sam Jacob Studio has completed the refurbishment of the DKUK gallery in south-east London. The tiny venue is run by artist and hairdresser Daniel Kelly and serves as both an art gallery and a hair salon, so now customers stare at artworks rather than their reflections while they get a trim. “Usually the

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Architecture

Spanish studio Lucas y Hernández-Gil has refurbished a 190 smq apartment set inside a 19th-century building in Madrid, that features a series of balconies that overlook the close Retiro Park. Conceived for a couple and their four young children, the aim of the renovation project was to take advantage of these park

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Architecture

Dutch architects Gwendolyn Huisman and Marijn Boterman designed this skinny house in Rotterdam for themselves, showing how forgotten empty spaces in the city can be used. Each city has neglected spaces that can be upgraded to complete the urban fabric, while creating possibilities for new forms of urban living for

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