technology

Let Your Car Drive Alone…

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The electric-vehicle maker sent its cars a software update that suddenly made autonomous driving a reality.   In October 2014, Elon Musk’s electric-car company began rolling out sedans with a dozen ultrasonic sensors discreetly placed around both bumpers and sides. For an additional $4,250, Tesla customers could purchase a “technology package” that used the sensors, […]

food

the perfect terrine for this summer

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Sundried Tomato, Olive, Pesto & Almond Cheese Terrine   Great for dinner parties, or when you want to do something really special. There’s a few steps to this one, but it’s oh so worth it.  Especially if you’re going to a potluck (I won a prize at my very first potluck for the best dish, […]

design

would you wear those yoga pants ?

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The yogawear company RumiX makes every piece of clothing it sells from materials that would otherwise end up in a landfill or the ocean. BY ELIZABETH SEGRAN  5 MINUTE READ For many yogis, achieving balance has to do with much more than just nailing the one-legged tree pose. It often has to do with more existential questions of […]

design

The Future Of The Built Environment

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Benjamin Garcia Saxe will be speaking at Vision 2017 in London! Benjamin Garcia Saxe will be speaking at Vision 2017 in London on Tuesday June 6th between the hours of 16:40pm – 17:10pm and he will join Vision Sessions via a live link from Costa Rica to speak of a broader subject rather than just […]

food

What is Lectin Doing To My Body ?

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  Plants are natural chemists. It makes sense, right? Since plants can’t move, run, or put up their dukes, they have to use their natural chemistry to protect themselves from the animals – and human beings – that might want to make a meal out of them. But, because plants were around long before we […]

design

When A Container Becomes Living Art

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  Perfect for handymen or original design lovers, containers-houses are very successful for few years. Flexible and sustainable, they offer an alternative for traditional houses and are build in record time. Customized to resist of long ocean trip, containers are almost indestructible. And, for few years, are knowing an interesting reconversion into habitat. Designers and […]

food

Culinary Novelty : Freakshakes

Here is the new culinary trend. From Australia, the « freakshake » is a milkshake in which we add a supplement grout (sweet or salty), a cake or a biscuit (brownie, cookie, donut, bretzel, etc) and if we wish, some candies (marshmallows, m&m’s, …) For those who are not replete, it’s possible to take instead of or […]