Remembering the ‘Queen of the Curve’ Zaha Hadid

Exactly one year ago, today, on the 31st of March, 2017, one of the pillars of modern architecture, Dame Zaha Hadid, passed away. In honor of her artistic genius and top-tier architecture, we look back on many of the works that have catapulted Zaha Hadid on top of the built environment ladder. From innovating the traditions of many...

Adidas Unveils the First-Ever 3D Printed Sneaker It Will Mass Produce

Adidas unleashes their latest trendsetting pair of shoes called the Futurecraft 4D which will be the brand’s first mass-produced 3D-printed sneaker.Adidas Futurecraft 4D The sole of this futuristic trendy shoe is manufactured by Carbon, a Silicon Valley-based tech company, whose motto is to “Stop prototyping. Start producing”. And that they will do, as Adidas collaborate with them to continue developing the first...

Norway Is Planing to Build the World’s First Full-Scale Ship Tunnel

Once again, the Norwegians have managed to capture everyone’s attention by designing the world’s first full-scale ship tunnel. The architecture firm Snøhetta is responsible for giving life to the design of this ambitious project.{|('http://technologyreporter.info/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/30020544770_f7a83a8f55_o.jpg','Norway's Ship Tunnel')|}Ship passage and construction of the tunnelThe Stadhavet Sea is considered to be one of the most treacherous seas along the northwestern coastline...

IKEA Gets Into Home Automation With New Collection of Smart Lights

At the end of March, Ikea will be launching wireless home interior products starting with smart lights. Currently available in IKEA Sweden and selected European branches, the smart light is capable of doing a number of clever things like setting the mood in a room, adjusting to your lighting needs and providing a personalized environment.IKEA TRÅDFRIThis new lighting...

This Turkish Photographer Gives Another Dimension to Ordinary Places

Aydın Büyüktaş sees the world differently than most of us. The photographer and visionary from Turkey takes the ordinary, mundane parts of life and makes them whimsical and multidimensional. A simple empty highway becomes a visual straight out of the film Inception.The photographer credits his innovative imaginings to science and the vast expansive settings found in science fiction.“During my...

32 Great Tips for Building Shipping Container Homes

Shipping container homes have grown in popularity immensely in the last few years, and for good reason: they are strong, durable, cheap, eco-friendly (compared to traditional materials) and allow for modular designs. In 2006, California architect Peter DeMaria, designed the first two-storey shipping container home in the U.S. Since then containers have been used to build pop-up hotels,...

The Amazing Engineering Feats of the Lost City of Petra

Historically speaking, the lost city of Petra, in the Arabic country of Jordan, is one of the most enigmatic civilizations that have ever existed. With their successful and prolific business trading spices and silks with China, India, Rome and Egypt, the people of ancient Petra, the Nabateans, have managed to endow their city with extravagant structures and infrastructures....

U.S. Congress Just Voted to Legalize the Sale of Your Internet Data

The 28th of March 2017 might be a day to go down in history as the day The U.S. House of Representatives voted to repeal Obama’s Internet Privacy Regulations. The motion was won with a majority vote of 215 to 205. This will roll back the yet-to-take-effect regulation initiated by the leaving Obama Administration. This regulation would have mandated...

This Super Sleek High-End Speaker Is Made Out Of Concrete

There are many high-end speaker designers out there who produces high-fidelity sounds and modern looking styles like Bang & Olufsen, Magico, Focal and the list goes on. So, to rise above these popular high-end manufacturers, Master & Dynamic designed wireless, concrete speakers called the MA770. I repeat, concrete speakers!The MA770Concrete speakers are not new to the audio industry...

Top 10 Alternatives to FaceTime for iOS

Fed up with FaceTime? Looking for some great alternatives to Facetime for iOS? Well, my friend, you’ve come to the right place. You may be a die-hard iOS addict or newcomer but either way, you don’t need to put up with FaceTime as your only means of video calling on your iOS device. Here is a collection of ten alternatives...