Milan Furniture Fair 2010: Stone Houses, Solar Flowers, and More at Interni Think Tank

April 23, 2010 by  
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Rendering of “T-Garden” by Luca Trazzi. Photo via Interni Philippe Starck — one of the participants in the FuoriSalone 2010 Interni Think Tank exhibition held at the same time as the Milan Furniture Fair, Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2010 — is one charismatic guy. He won me over way back in 2004, when I met him personally and watched his speech on the design of a building that included a

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Just About Everybody in Building is in the Home Star Coalition

March 15, 2010 by  
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oops! wrong HomeStar The construction industry is full of rugged individualists, but they don’t have a lot of work these days. That’s why they are all lining up to support President Obama’s “cash for caulkers” initiative, formally called Home Star. They have formed the Home Star Coalition to promote it.

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Shanghai’s First PETA Benefit Gets Wild

March 15, 2010 by  
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This is a guest post by Rebecca Kanthor , a journalist based in Shanghai.

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Green Design Comes To Park Model and Manufactured Housing

January 11, 2010 by  
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Five years ago I toured a Palm Harbor Homes factory in Austin Texas. The houses were towed down the assembly line by a chain drive; I almost got run over by a house. When I asked talked about the use of sustainable, healthy materials, I was told that they never even think about it, that the market won’t pay for it

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CES 2010 – Nielson Fact Sheet Reveals Surprising Statistics About American Gadget Use

January 11, 2010 by  
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In preparation for CES, tech bloggers were sent a fact sheet from Nielsen about gadget use in American households. Some of the stats used are positively jaw dropping, and shine a whole new light on the technology seen at the tradeshow

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