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1920s Bungalow Plus Modern Addition Equals Perfect Austin Home

A couple planning for an investment property in Austin ended up with a home that was too terrific to let go.
January 10, 2015
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A Smart Security System Tailored to Renters

Meet the Canary, an all-in-one smart home security solution.
January 9, 2015
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Susan Paley at CES

From the Internet of Things to connected cars and 3D printing, one of the masterminds behind the Beats by Dr. Dre headphones runs down the hottest trends at this year's CES.
January 9, 2015
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And Now, for Some Architectural Eye Candy: 8 Award-Winning Buildings

The winners of the 2015 AIA Institute Honor Awards are a very, very handsome bunch. Take a look at a few of our favorite winners in the Architecture and Interior Architecture categories.
January 9, 2015
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Beautiful Homes in the Middle of Nowhere

Sometimes the best architecture is the hardest to find. Here's our chance to admire a crop of stunning houses in very remote locales.
January 9, 2015
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Boiling Water from Your Tap: Innovative Home Tech Since 1973

The boiling water tap, now four decades old, comes in a new, energy-efficient iteration.
January 9, 2015
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Wearable Vintage Memphis Jewelry Taps Into Postmodern Revival

A studio jewelry manufacturer founded in the 1980s opens its vault, selling the remaining stock from a trove of brooches, necklaces, and earrings designed by the Memphis Group.
January 9, 2015
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How to Do Berlin: Rent Out This Modern House Boat

In Berlin, Germany, brothers Chris and Oliver Laugsch bought a one-of-a-kind house boat for their vacation rental company, Welcome Beyond. Initially built as a home by a Dutch designer, the Modern House Boat is a three-room, 645-square-foot floating hotel. Instead of crisp sheets and room service, they offer a stellar city view and blissful peace and quiet.
January 9, 2015
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7 Creative Kids' Rooms

Cool spaces designed for the wee modernists among us.
January 8, 2015