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2015 Ducati Scrambler

Category: Technology Published on 01 Oct, 2014
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Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati has unveiled its newest motorcycle: the Ducati Scrambler. The Ducati Scrambler is a contemporary bike that expresses the pure essence of motorcycling.

The Markthal Rotterdam by MVRDV opens its door

Category: Architecture Published on 01 Oct, 2014
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Today the Markthal Rotterdam designed by local practice MVRDV opens its door to the public. The covered market is located in the city center of Rotterdam and comprises 96 fresh produce units and 20 hospitality and retail units. The roof of Markthal is shaped by an arch of 228 apartments.

Ostrich Pillow Mini by Studio Banana Things

Category: Design Published on 01 Oct, 2014
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Young designers at Studio Banana Things continue the ‘Napping Revolution’ with yet another cutting-edgedesign which is intriguingly cool, called Ostrich Pillow Mini.

Bespoke Field Recording Tools by PostlerFerguson

Category: Design Published on 30 Sep, 2014
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London design studio PostlerFerguson has collaborated with Viennese jewellers A.E. Köchert to create bespoke field recording tools for DJ Ken Hayakawa.

Eolab 1 litre/100km Renault’s Car

Category: Technology Published on 30 Sep, 2014
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Renault presents Eolab, a new prototype which explores ways to deliver ultra-low fuel consumption. It boasts a combined cycle consumption of 1 litre/100km, equivalent to 22g of CO2/km.

Saraiva Bookstore by Studio Arthur Casas, Rio de Janeiro

Category: Architecture Published on 30 Sep, 2014
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São Paulo firm Studio Arthur Casas designed this bookshop in Rio de Janeiro for Brazilian retailer Saraiva.

Kusatsu house by ALTS Design Office

Category: Houses Published on 29 Sep, 2014
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Built on a lot surrounded by neighboring houses and a parking space in Shiga, Japan, Japanese practice ALTS Design Office has designed this dwelling organizing the living space around a large windowless wall.

Honda Civic Type R Concept II

Category: Technology Published on 29 Sep, 2014
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Whit the Paris Motor Show behind the corner, Honda has unveiled the new Civic Type R Concept II. The all-new hot hatch will be the most extreme Type R yet, signalling the start of a new performance era for the brand.

WW Carafe by Benjamin Hubert

Category: Design Published on 29 Sep, 2014
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London designer Benjamin Hubert has designed WW, a new wine breather-carafe and set of stackable glasses for Danish brand Menu.

Karakoy Loft by Ofist, Istanbul

Category: Houses Published on 26 Sep, 2014
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The Karakoy Loft by Turkish architecture studio Ofist is a 180smq penthouse belonging to a 45 year old bachelor, in the heart of Istanbul.

Ferrari unveils its limited edition 458 Speciale A

Category: Technology Published on 26 Sep, 2014
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Ferrari has unveiled its most powerful open-top car to date, the 458 Speciale A. Dedicated to just 499 Ferrari collectors, the 458 Speciale A (A as in Aperta) is the most powerful spider in Prancing Horse history, effortlessly marrying extreme performance with the sublime pleasure of drop-top driving.

The Stacked Urban Architecture of Hong Kong by Peter Stewart

Category: Art Published on 25 Sep, 2014
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Australian photographer Peter Stewart recently unveiled his latest series of photos titled, “The Stacked Urban Architecture of Hong Kong.”

Bombay Sapphire Distillery at Laverstoke Mill by Thomas Heatherwick

Category: Architecture Published on 25 Sep, 2014
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British designer Thomas Heatherwick has completed a new distillery for gin company Bombay Sapphire in Laverstoke Mill, Hampshire – England.

Turner Residence by Jensen Architects

Category: Houses Published on 25 Sep, 2014
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The Turner Residence in the San Francisco’s suburb of Larkspur, was designed by Jensen Architects as a living space that’s at once booth indoor and outdoor.

DUBS Acoustic Filters

Category: Technology Published on 25 Sep, 2014
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Technology company Doppler Labs has launched the DUBS Acoustics Filters, an advanced tech earplugs engineered for a quality audio experience. The DUBS use mechanical filters comprised of 17 individual parts to reduce volume and protect your ears without sacrificing sound fidelity, style or comfort.

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