Compostmodern in Review
This weekend, I attended Compostmodern, a conference hosted by the AIGA SF that discussed the role of designers and the future...
Dwell Reviews 6 Modern Desks
The right workspace can transform your creative life.
Jason F. McLennan reviews 5 eco-toilets
Victorian technology has no business being the receptacle for your business.
Kathleen Walsh Reviews 4 Chaise Longue
If you chase long afternoons lolling by the pool, with longer evenings of the same, there is only one piece of furniture on your...
Mark Frauenfelder Reviews 6 Modern Laptop Bags
For computing commuters, laptop bags are not just about fashion.
Expert Even Byron reviews 6 commuter bicycles
As the bike industry begins to meet the growing demand for practical, sensible bicycles tailored to commuting and urban outings,...
Debra Prinzing Reviews 4 Prefab Outbuildings
From city slickers to country bumpkins, homeowners have always longed for a special place from which to escape the toils of...
Style, Speed, Substance: Reviewing Linus Bike’s Newly Introduced Pronto
Designed for speedy errands in the city and everyday commutes, the Pronto is a stylish and reliable ride with the classic...
Compostmodern 2009: This weekend!
This coming Saturday, February 21, the second Compostmodern conference will take place at the Herbst Theatre in San Francisco.
Review: Tadao Ando
The architecture of Tadao Ando seeks to connect the building with its surrounding.
Compostmodern 09: Saul Griffith Demands Heirloom Design
Saul Griffith knows how to deliver grim planetary outlooks with irreverent humor.
125 HDTV Super Review
Economic meltdown aside, if you’re still thinking about plunking down some hard-earned cash on a new HDTV this holiday season,...
Review: The Idler's Glossary
The Idler's Glossary by Joshua Glenn and Mark Kingwell, designed and illustrated by Seth, came out this month from Biblioasis.
Compostmodern 09: Thinking Wrong with Project M
One day at Compostmodern equals about a week in standard time, and much more if you add up the many hours' worth of Web-surfing...
Designer Rich Hansen reviews five dining tables
As likely to host the sending of emails as the serving of entrees, today’s dining table needs to be set for anything.
The Toddlers of Dwell Review 5 Modern Playhouses
All it takes to play is a healthy imagination, but a modern playhouse adds to the fun.
Hollywood fashion critics review 5 dressers
Without a decent dresser, can you dress decently? With the help of two outspoken Hollywood fashion critics we determine if a...
Butcher Josh Epple Reviews 7 Chef's Knives
With our airwaves packed with celebrity chefs, Americans are proving to have a solid appetite for what Julia Child would call...
Don Norman Reviews 7 Modern Faucets
Far from fickle, faucets function best when they’re running hot and cold.
Bruce Aidells Reviews 5 36-inch Cooktops
Not quite at home on the range? No need to boast the most roast? For boiling, frying, searing, and simmering, the drop-in cooktop...

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