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Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto

Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto

Will Alsop lends his trademark quirk to an ambitious new subway line in Toronto with Finch West and Pioneer Village station.

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April 20, 2018

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6 Exciting Tech Products for the Visually Impaired

6 Exciting Tech Products for the Visually Impaired

Tech products for the visually impaired are continually improving. And these wearables use haptic feedback, OLED headsets and deep learning to help users navigate the world.

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March 5, 2018

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Like Toronto’s King Street Pilot Project, These Cities Put Transit First

Like Toronto’s King Street Pilot Project, These Cities Put Transit First

The King Street Pilot Project wants to make it easier and faster to traverse Toronto’s downtown core. Here are other popular – and not-so-popular – traffic plans that make transit a priority.

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December 4, 2017

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BMW Pavilion Touches Down in Toronto’s Financial District

BMW Pavilion Touches Down in Toronto’s Financial District

The BMW Luxury Excellence Pavilion, a study on Mies van der Rohe, showcases the X7 iPerformance, the brand’s concept hybrid SUV.

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October 20, 2017

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8 Cool Parking Lots

8 Cool Parking Lots

Between the boxy profiles and relentless use of cement, parking garages are about as unsexy as you can get. But a selection of recent examples are proving otherwise. These cool parking lots and garages are taking the form to a whole new level.

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March 16, 2017

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Santiago Calatrava’s WTC Transportation Hub Opens in New York

Santiago Calatrava’s WTC Transportation Hub Opens in New York

The long-awaited project has finally opened its doors to the public, and critics are divided – as can be expected, given the project’s outsized reputation and budget.

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March 4, 2016

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UNStudio’s Arnhem Train Station is Stunning

UNStudio’s Arnhem Train Station is Stunning

Twenty years in the making, UNStudio’s master plan for the Arnhem Central Station is completed – and it is a feat of high-tech engineering and fluid design.

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November 26, 2015

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The Fort McMurray Airport Terminal Is a Prairie Oasis

The Fort McMurray Airport Terminal Is a Prairie Oasis

Vancouver firm OMB has designed a tranquil and expansive terminal for this booming international airport in Wood Buffalo, Alberta.

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August 11, 2015

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5 Bikes that Make Cycling a Breeze

5 Bikes that Make Cycling a Breeze

Haul more, go farther faster, dodge traffic jams, and have fun: five bikes – by Scandinavian Side Bike, Biomega, Vanhawks and more – that go the extra mile.

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July 29, 2015

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20 Ways Travel is Changing (Part 2)

20 Ways Travel is Changing (Part 2)

Self-driving cars, space simulation and urban water worlds? Here’s the second instalment of Azure’s exploration into future-­forward travel ideas.

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April 21, 2015

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