Link About It: This Week’s Picks

A Ndebele art-adorned BMW, "high" lobsters, NASA tech and more Senate and Public Domain Pros Reach Compromise on Copyright Issues Content companies (seeking stronger protections and arguably additional profit) and…

A Ndebele art-adorned BMW, “high” lobsters, NASA tech and more Senate and Public Domain Pros Reach Compromise on Copyright Issues Content companies (seeking stronger protections and arguably additional profit) and digital rights groups (vouching for access) haven’t been able to find common ground on copyright law for the past decade. Current law protects older songs—in some instances—for up to 140 years. Century-long protections for these …

Sometimes sacrificing profits to grow pays off for a business, and Rwanda feels this is one of those times as its economy continues to expand. -Dan Peltier

Sometimes sacrificing profits to grow pays off for a business, and Rwanda feels this is one of those times as its economy continues to expand.
-Dan Peltier

Sometimes sacrificing profits to grow pays off for a business, and Rwanda feels this is one of those times as its economy continues to expand. -Dan Peltier

Sometimes sacrificing profits to grow pays off for a business, and Rwanda feels this is one of those times as its economy continues to expand.
-Dan Peltier

This low-lying house on the Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne, which sits on a hilltop looking out towards the ocean, features blackened-timber facades that reference local farmhouses. Read more

This low-lying house on the Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne, which sits on a hilltop looking out towards the ocean, features blackened-timber facades that reference local farmhouses. Read more

Marble is often used in the home for kitchen and bathroom surfaces, but there are also plenty of other ways it can be employed to add character to living spaces. Interiors…

Dezeen roundups: Marble home interiors

Marble is often used in the home for kitchen and bathroom surfaces, but there are also plenty of other ways it can be employed to add character to living spaces. Interiors reporter Natasha Levy picks out 10 examples. Read more

Fashion designer Jonathan Saunders has designed a collection of eight rugs, which mark a departure from the bright colours that the Scottish designer has become synonymous with. Read more

Fashion designer Jonathan Saunders has designed a collection of eight rugs, which mark a departure from the bright colours that the Scottish designer has become synonymous with. Read more

Destination: Cape Town & Winelands

Despite the effects of the drought, Cape Town and the nearby Winelands remain a vibrant destination for tourists and investors. This report considers their attractions as well as the painful…

Despite the effects of the drought, Cape Town and the nearby Winelands remain a vibrant destination for tourists and investors. This report considers their attractions as well as the painful legacies of recent history

Destination: Cape Town & Winelands

Despite the effects of the drought, Cape Town and the nearby Winelands remain a vibrant destination for tourists and investors. This report considers their attractions as well as the painful…

Despite the effects of the drought, Cape Town and the nearby Winelands remain a vibrant destination for tourists and investors. This report considers their attractions as well as the painful legacies of recent history