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Paraty House Brasil | By Marcio Kogan

Marcio Kogan, Brazilian architect known for his elegant, calm, minimalist designs. The Paraty House, pictured here, is located on one of the hundreds of islands near the colonial town of Paraty, close to Rio de Janeiro. Before it was completed, Kogan predicted that it was to be his favourite house. Its simple premise is two large drawers pushed into the hill and connected by an internal staircase.



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STAGG POUR-OVER KETTLE | Image

STAGG POUR-OVER KETTLE

Stagg Pour-Over Kettle is a beautiful and functional kettle with all the right features. Designed by Fellow, Stagg combines a precision pour spout with a traditional weighted handle kettle and a brew-range thermometer for keeping track of temperature. It also sports a thoughtfully weighted handle to skew the center of mass closer to your hand, and a spout shaped precisely right such that the pour-over flow rate is optimal for proper extraction and temperature contro...
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DIGITAL PEEPHOLE VIEWER | BY BRINNO | Image

DIGITAL PEEPHOLE VIEWER | BY BRINNO

The Brinno Digital Peephole Viewer is a digital magic eye, for those that have very small openings on their door, this clever gadget letīs you see who is the other side. Instead of those distorted images, this little device provides a digital image on your screen,it has a 1.3 megapixel camera. There is even the option to zoom, so you can better examine the faces of visitors. The machine is not on all the time, you must push a button and wait 10 seconds for the image...
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FLOAT TABLE | BY RPR

At first glance the Float Table looks like an ordinary coffee table, but it isnīt, the original table designed by RPR (Rock Paper Robot), elastically deforms and stabilizes when force is applied. The levitating wooden cubes are held with a system of tensile steel cables and when pushed reveal the tableīs dynamic character. Check out the video and see the table in action. via...
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