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  1. Architectural Tour Of The Artsy Los Angeles Neighborhood Of Silver LakeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 9 | Chattanoogan.com

    A few years ago, Forbes ranked the Silver Lake neighborhood the hippest in Los Angeles.

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  2. Link About It: David Adjaye's First New York Skyscraper: 130 WilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Every once in a while NYC gets a skyline addition that contributes to the city in almost untold ways. 130 William is just that.

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  3. Let your hobby decide your getaway spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | The Indian Express

    Confused about where to go for your next vacation? Experts suggest picking a place according to your passions. Confused about where to travel for vacations? Follow your passion towards art or love for adventure while picking the location, say experts.

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  4. Link About It: Benjamin Hubert's Unhackable, Design-Forward Cryptocurrency WalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Anyone with an understanding of cryptocurrency understands the importance of its management and storage. Designer Benjamin Hubert has proposed a design-forward and unhackable "wallet," in the form of an aluminum wrist accessory much like a faceless watch.

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  5. Link About It: Microsoft's Underwater Data CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    One cylinder comprising 864 servers and 27.6 petabytes of storage has been dropped by Microsoft off the coast of Orkney in Scotland. The goal is to see if the tech giant can save energy by cooling in the sea.

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  6. Link About It: How to Take Honest iPhone PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    During the recent Adobe 99U conference, Brooklyn-based Aundre Larrow discussed his work as a portrait photographer and the immense importance of "honest photography." What he means by that is "pictures that don't rely on editing or retouching and portray people as they really are," and the trick to that is understanding just how essential light is.

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  7. Online art platform Artsy uses augmented reality to attract buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Artsy wants to create the world's largest marketplace for art and is among a growing band of companies leveraging technology to demystify and open up the once-stuffy world of art dealership The days when people had to fly thousands of miles just to view a painting by a great artist such as Pablo Picasso are long gone, thanks to the convenience of online art sites and improvements in digital picture quality.

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  8. Travel Tips: How to Make an Art Fair Part of Your Next VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The New York Times

    Whether it's ZONAMACO , in Mexico City, The Armory Show , in New York, or Art Basel , held in Basel, Switzerland, Miami Beach and Hong Kong, art fairs are more accessible and popular than ever. Attending a fair should be a part of any travel itinerary, according to Natasha Schlesinger, art historian and founder of ArtMuse , a company that offers private tours of art fairs in New York City and Europe.

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  9. Link About It: Farewell Studio Ghibli Co-Founder, Isao TakahataRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Co-founder of the influential Studio Ghibli, Isao Takahata has passed away at 82 years old. Takahata wrote and directed some of the most magical and poignant animated films of the past 50+ years-including the heart-wrenching "Grave of the Fireflies," an anti-war film based on a short story by Akiyuki Nosaka.

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  10. Link About It: Track All Things Orbiting Earth DailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    The brainchild of James Yoder, a future Electrical and Computer Engineering student at the University of Texas at Austin, the website stuffin.space offers a realtime 3D map of Earth as seen from outer space-and it includes tracking visualizations for everything in orbit, refreshing daily. Yoder takes orbit data from Space-Track.org and pairs it with the satellite.js Javascript library in order to ascertain satellite positions.

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  11. Link About It: Fascinating Superstitious Habits of Famous CreativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    From Frida Kahlo to Coco Chanel, Salvador DalA and more, Artsy has explored the fascinating superstitious habits of famous artists, designers and musicians. While Charles Dickens believed that sleeping facing north helped his creativity, Dr Suess put on a hat when he felt writer's block.

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  12. Link About It: Redesigning the Wheelchair Symbol into the Accessible IconRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Danish design student Susanne Koefoed created the International Symbol of Access back in 1968 and as ubiqituos as it's become, there's a passivity to the design that's arguably been bested by the newer "Accessible Icon." With its own emoji and escalating adoption around the globe, the newer symbol began as a Boston-area street art project which tackled perceptions of "disability and the built environment."

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  13. How Will That Priceless Picasso Look On Your Wall? Now You Don't Have To GuessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Fast Company

    If you have a few million to spend on a Picasso but aren't sure where to hang it, don't despair. Technology is here to help you choose.

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  14. Link About It: Farewell, Anti-Apartheid Campaigner Winnie Madikizela-MandelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Activist and icon of the anti-apartheid movement, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has passed away at 81 years old. Married to Nelson Mandela for 38 years , Madikizela-Mandela became an "international symbol of resistance to apartheid and a rallying point for poor, black township residents who demanded their freedom."

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  15. Link About It: Airbnb Plus and the Desire for Premium ListingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky has observed that "guest expectations have evolved." With that, the home-sharing organization deploys a new tier to their service: Airbnb Plus.

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  16. April is the Month of the Young ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | Observer

    During the month of April, the Campus and Community Children's Center will be celebrating the Month of the Young Child. The Month of the Young Child, celebrated annually in the month of April, is sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and its affiliates.

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  17. Link About It: This Week's Picks: Experimental cities, self-driving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    For anyone transfixed by the visuals of the latest animated Wes Anderson film, "Isle of Dogs," animation director Mark Waring and lead animator Jason Stalman begin to explain some of their meticulous process in a new short documentary, " Making of: Animators ." As both are quick to admit, it's not easy trying to get a performance from puppets-in essence lumps of rubber, metal and silicon.

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  18. Link About It: Minnesota's Never-Built $10 Billion "City of the Future"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Distraught with the urban mess cities had become, Athelstan Spilhaus proposed a $10 billion utopian urban plan to be built in rural Minnesota back in 1967. Unfortunately, it would never come to fruition, but The Minnesota Experimental City and Spilhaus have become the subject of a new documentary, "The Experimental City," directed by Chad Freidrichs.

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  19. Link About It: Isle of Dogs' Animation Teams Explains Their Stop Motion ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    For anyone transfixed by the visuals of the latest animated Wes Anderson film, "Isle of Dogs," animation director Mark Waring and lead animator Jason Stalman begin to explain some of their meticulous process in a new short documentary, "Making of: Animators." As both are quick to admit, it's not easy trying to get a performance from puppets-in essence lumps of rubber, metal and silicon.

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  20. Link About It: 20 Years of Ed Templeton's Punk PhotographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Cool Hunting

    Renaissance man Ed Templeton is a creature of many talents and professions: skateboarder, skateboard company owner, artist and photographer among them. Templeton began taking photos in the early '90s, at first to document the skate culture.

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