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Tektronix Rolls Out Mid-Range Scopes with Big HD 2019-06-13 06:00:00A pair of new mid-range oscilloscopes with big high-definition touch screens promises to simplify development of embedded products, ranging from telev

Boston Dynamics Will Finally Sell a Robot. But 2019-06-13 05:00:00 Boston Dynamics has said its customizable robot Spot (shown) will be commercially available by the end of this year. (Image source: Boston Dynamics)

Rise of the Augmented Worker 2019-06-12 08:20:00Augmented reality (AR) technology is beginning to change how workers are trained in education, healthcare, entertainment, and gaming. Now it's enteri

Improve Automotive Production with an Open, Configurable Servo 2019-06-12 05:00:00Just over 10 years ago, automakers pulled back the curtains on a new addition to their production arsenal: the servo press. Offering better control, q

The Scales Of Lithium Battery Failures 2019-06-11 06:00:00Lithium ion batteries are powering everything from cellphones and consumer electronics, to electric vehicles (EVs), to renewable electric power grids.

Boosted Performance of Perovskite-Based Solar Cells 2019-06-11 05:00:00The promise of using perovskite-based solar cells to replace silicon-based modules has been around for years, but so far the technology hasn’t a

Big-Tech Cloud Wars: Ramifications on the Embedded Industry 2019-06-10 08:00:00Several years ago, Amazon acquired the open source operating system FreeRTOS and with it, launched a new operating system named Amazon FreeRTOS, which

This Washable Sensor Can Be Woven Into Clothing 2019-06-10 07:00:00 University of British Columbia (UBC) doctoral student Hossein Montazerian shows a tiny sensor embedded into a fiber that researchers developed to be

A Look at the US/China Battle for AI 2019-06-07 08:00:00 (Image source: Lorie Shaull [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)]) The battle over AI technologies has already fueled

AI Can Predict How a Material Will Behave 2019-06-07 07:00:00 The structure of a material called a metal organic framework (MOF) shown under magnification. Researchers at the University of Cambridge now have dev

The Evolution of Entertainment Engineering 2019-06-06 08:00:00 Automation implemented by Hudson Scenic Studio breathes life into stage and show productions, such as the Broadway hit musical Hamilton. (Source:&nb

The 14 Most Efficient Hybrids You Can Buy 2019-06-06 07:30:00    Drive World with ESC Launches in Silicon Valley This summer (August 27-29), Drive World Conference & Expo launches in Sil

NYT > Art & Design

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam Names Rein Wolfs Its New 2019-06-07 13:49:24The appointment ends a year-and-a-half vacancy at the top of one of Europe’s leading modern art museums.

In Praise of the Great Majority 2019-06-07 13:12:40At MoMA, Honoré Sharrer’s “Workers and Paintings” asks: “What if great art were more accessible?”

Last Call: MoMA’s Closing, and Changing 2019-06-07 11:54:18With the museum shutting down June 15 for a four-month renovation, our critic assesses the challenges it faces.

How Nuclear Bomb Tests Are Helping to Identify 2019-06-07 10:27:28Using radiocarbon dating, scientists can uncover counterfeit artworks using smaller than ever samples of canvas and paint chips.

Symbol of a Brutal Regime? Or a Fun 2019-06-07 09:15:53An exhibition looks back at the Palast der Republik, the East German Parliament building, which was torn down after the country ceased to exist.

Celebrating ‘Good Design’ at MoMA: The Nut Dish 2019-06-07 07:15:15“If most Americans had little patience for Picasso, everybody needed a decent can opener,” our critic writes.

Celebrating the Bauhaus in … Aspen? 2019-06-07 05:00:21You don’t have to go to Germany to get a strong dose of the art school’s provocative design during its centennial year.

Laure Prouvost Represents France. But She Doesn’t Feel 2019-06-07 04:00:12The artist’s surreal installation is the talk of the Venice Biennale.

Encountering the ‘New Order’ at MoMA 2019-06-07 02:22:40The blind spots and new possibilities of the technologies we love (and hate).

Will the Renovated MoMA Let Folk Art Back 2019-06-07 00:21:17Still mourning the American Folk Art Museum, a critic says, “We, and MoMA, don’t need any more Rauschenbergs, or Richters.” Bring on

A Noisy Half-Hour With van Gogh’s Masterpiece 2019-06-07 00:21:00Our critic spent 30 minutes looking — or trying to look — at “Starry Night.” It wasn’t easy.

Mondrian Sparked My Love of Painting 2019-06-07 00:20:29Familiarity breeds contentment before MoMA’s “Broadway Boogie Woogie.”

designboom | architecture

heathrow airport reveals preferred expansion masterplan New! 2019-06-18 11:30:20the public will have the opportunity to provide feedback on the proposals as part of an exhaustive consultation process. The post heathrow airport rev

junya ishigami tops 2019 serpentine pavilion with sweeping New! 2019-06-18 10:04:46the design is made by arranging slates to create a single canopy roof that appears to emerge from the ground of the surrounding park. The post junya i

tesler + mendelovitch develops a bendable wooden textile New! 2019-06-18 07:20:59taking inspiration from natural fibers and geometric structures, the duo has transformed rigid planks of timber into a flexible material. The post tes

artist immortalizes trump’s most controversial quotes onto hand-embroidered New! 2019-06-18 06:58:35diana weymar plans to continue her 'tiny pricks project' until trump is out of office. The post artist immortalizes trump’s most controversial

domino’s partners with self-driving startup ‘nuro’ to pilot New! 2019-06-18 06:30:55self-driving delivery startup nuro is teaming up with domino’s to launch a pilot for driverless pizza delivery in houston, texas. The post domin

edoardo tresoldi suspends wire mesh structure for marcelo New! 2019-06-18 06:00:26mostly lit in white, the structure resulted in the perfect backdrop for burlon’s vibrant streetwear collection. The post edoardo tresoldi suspen

politaire erects wooden cabin in finnish forest with New! 2019-06-18 05:40:42politaire's values are reflected in the design and proves that a sophisticated aesthetic doesn't have to come at a steep price.  The post polit

emory motorsports rebuilds 1960 porsche 365 RSR with New! 2019-06-18 05:20:05emory motorsports has developed a resto-modified 1960 porsche dubbed the emory porsche 356 RSR, combining two old classics in the process. The post em

‘komoru’ blocks electromagnetic signals from your smartphone to New! 2019-06-18 05:00:20offering a solution to the negative impact of social media, users can bury their devices in one therapeutic action. The post ‘komoru’ bloc

effe tailor-makes perfect spa systems inside salone del New! 2019-06-18 04:30:32effe exemplifies how refinement does not reduce customization or luxury with their spa facilities at salone del mobile 2019. The post effe tailor-make

estudio felipe escudero designs glass nucleus to overlook 2019-06-17 20:05:07estudio felipe escudero's futuristic design features a curved cantilevered hub that overlooks an vast, open laboratory space. The post estudio felipe

bicycle architecture biennale launches in amsterdam ahead of 2019-06-17 17:07:39the selected schemes include a distinctively arched structure in the netherlands and a ring-shaped bridge planned for germany. The post bicycle archit

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Micro Office Room Set Up In The Corner 2019-06-13 03:33:29What you’re about to see in the images that follow is a micro office designed by LUO studio for a company in Beijing, China. The project was com

Cozy Mountain Retreat Welcomes Nature Inside Its Charming 2019-06-12 07:00:51This is a mountain retreat located within the Martis Camp community, in California. It’s the result of a collaboration between NSM Construction

10 Great DIY Necklace Holder Ideas So They 2019-06-12 04:00:16Ah… jewelry, so precious and beautiful and yet so annoying when it comes to organizing and storing it. Necklaces are particularly quirky in thi

Try a Minimalist Bedroom Design for Less Stress 2019-06-11 08:10:46If you’ve ever done any serious decluttering — the Marie Kondo method maybe? — you know the sense of accomplishment and calm that co

Mid-Century London House Gets Transformed Into A Modern 2019-06-11 04:21:54What was originally a typical mid-century house in London, United Kingdom was very recently transformed into a vibrant and modern efficiency apartment

The Most Popular Kitchen Tile Flooring Options Are 2019-06-10 08:55:00As one of the highest traffic areas of the house, the kitchen floor takes a big beating on a daily basis. From lots of foot traffic to spills, heat an

How To Make Your Own DIY Industrial Light 2019-06-10 06:12:06Industrial lighting is in vogue right now and not just in restaurants, hotels and bars but also in private homes where they add character to any room

Small Modern House Takes Advantage Of Uneven Topography