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Graphic Design: Baugasm 365 Posters

Beware of a very long scroll feature, just because it’s quite aesthetically awesome! We are featuring the graphic design work from Vasjen Katro for …

15 of the Best Off-Duty Street Style Looks Straight from Fashion Week

The Fashion Week fun doesn’t stop once the last model leaves the catwalk. Those impeccable Instababe-approved looks you saw out on the streets and plastered on your social feed? We’re taking them with us straight into next season, because <i>hello.</i> The street style getups ran the gamut, meaning there’s …

The 'Pokémon Go' Entrepreneurs Desperately Trying to Cash in on the Craze

Some people want to be the very best, and some other people want to make money off of them.<p>It's barely been a week since <i>Pokémon Go</i> became available in America, but already it's nudged our world ever so slightly closer to the strange, dystopic universe of the Pokémon games. Pokémon themselves are …

Call for Melbourne's two remaining Banksy stencils to be preserved at NGV

The recent damage is the latest in a series of mishaps that have destroyed a number of works by the elusive street artist, who painted stencils in …

Zaha Hadid Architects’ ’Lacework’ 600 Collins Street Tower in Melbourne receives planning permission

<b>Zaha Hadid Architects' (ZHA) first mixed-use tower in Melbourne, Australia has won planning permission from the Victorian Government.</b> ZHA's new tower …

Olympics-Themed Retro Games Party Sprints Into Melbourne

On your marks.<p>Melbourne’s Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) will play host to a special evening of Olympics-themed retro videogames on …

9 best women’s cycling clothing for commuters

Cities are evolving to become a bit friendlier to casual cyclists - so it’s about time clothes did too. While lycra shorts and garish waterproof …

Clothing

Helen Pidd chooses her favourite bike clobber for 2016 after extensive testing in Mallorca ... and Manchester<p>Hurray! Summer is finally here and with it comes the best ever choice of women’s cycling gear. I’ve been testing a load of kit for the past few months in my native Manchester, plus sneaking …

Cycling

Mara Abbott fighting anorexia and financial chasm as she chases third Giro

Things were going fast and things were expected of me. I didn't think I was worthy of them Mara Abbott<p>Mara Abbott has won the Giro as many times as Vincenzo Nibali, but most cycling fans have not heard of her. The 30-year-old American won her second edition of the women’s race in 2013, the same …

Rio Olympics

Why won't TV show more women's cycling?

July is the best month of the year for cycling fans: three glorious weeks of the Tour de France to gorge on, provided you can wrestle the remote from any Wimbledon watchers in your life.<p>Yet while it is possible to watch Mark Cavendish’s renaissance live on both Eurosport and ITV4, anyone wanting to …

Cycling

Shimano unveils simple, classically-styled Transit urban & touring clothing, shoes & more…

Shimano is courting urban riders and those out on tour, not looking to stand out in spandex, with a new range of technical performance clothing in …

Beastie Boys’ Mike D Gets Beats 1 Show

Beastie Boys’ Mike D is the latest artist to get a show on Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio station. He announced the news on Zane Lowe’s show earlier today. It’s called “The Echo Chamber,” and the debut episode is this Friday, July 15 at 3 p.m. Eastern. New episodes will arrive every two weeks in that …

Motion Graphics (White Williams) Announces New Album, Shares New Video: Watch

Almost a decade ago, Joe Williams was making music under the name White Williams. While he’s done some production work in recent years and served as a member of Maxmillion Dunbar’s Lifted ensemble, his sole White Williams album <i>Smoke</i> came out in 2007. This year, he returns under a new name: Motion …

'Pokemon Go' shows augmented reality's edge over full-on virtual reality

Virtual reality is often lauded as the future of gaming. With its high-tech headsets, it can transport gamers to fantastic virtual environments, completely separate from the real world.<p>But the recent runaway success of a mobile Pokémon app suggests great promise for augmented reality – virtual …

Naughty By Nature "O.P.P." (1991)

<i>“O.P.P.”</i> was released in August 1991 as the lead single from Naughty By Nature‘s self-titled album <i>Naughty by Nature</i>.<p>The song was one of the first rap …

French Girl Style for Grown-Ups? Right This Way, Please!

Some muses are eternally linked to one designer—you can’t think of Betty Catroux <i>sans</i> Yves Saint Laurent, or mention Inès de la Fressange without giving a nod to Karl Lagerfeld—but what happens when one woman manages to pique the interest of multiple creators? Throughout her career as a model, …

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