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11 Free Apps I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

This is not your typical list of must have photography apps — no Snapchat, Instagram, or Photoshop here. Although you might not have heard of many of …

Apps

How houses were cooled before air conditioning

It’s too darn hot<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>Period Dramas</i><i>, a weekly column that alternates between rounding up historic homes on the market and answering questions we’ve always had about older structures.</i><p>On these sweltering midsummer days, it’s natural to want nothing more than to sit in front of an air …

This Secret Indian Hair-Growth Formula May Finally Give You a Mermaid Mane

Anyone who has unsuccessfully tried to get their hair to grow may roll their eyes at this video in which Prachi (the vlogger behind Super Wow Style) shares a family recipe for lengthier locks. Could a simple mix of natural ingredients really make hair grow up to 30-40 percent as Prachi claims? We …

Licence to Carry - This is Ground Presents the Riff

Licence to Carry – This is Ground Presents the Riff<p>in Lifestyle on<p>8 Shares<p>3<p>3<p>2<p>Having mastered the art of the tablet and laptop carry case, LA’s This …

Gallantry Finds - Utility Everyday Carry

Gallantry Finds – Utility Everyday Carry<p>in Featured, Lifestyle on<p>110 Shares<p>7<p>101<p>2<p>We’re in love. Not with a girl or a pet, mind you, but with retail …

The Case for Talking to Strangers

It’s not that terrifying, and it’s actually good for you, argues the author of the new book, When Strangers Meet.<p>Kio Stark talks to strangers. Riding in a taxi through New York, she learns that her cab driver grew up in the row of towers they pass on the opposite side of the river. When the cashier …

InterAct

The Overprotected Kid

A preoccupation with safety has stripped childhood of independence, risk taking, and discovery—without making it safer. A new kind of playground points to a better solution.<p>A trio of boys tramps alongthe length of a wooden fence, back and forth, shouting like carnival barkers. “The Land! It opens …

What Is A Messenger Bag Exactly?

in Cycling, Fashion, Featured, Sponsored on<p>23 Shares<p>22<p>1<p><i>In collaboration with Alpaka</i><p>There’s a new messenger bag called the 7ven that’s killing it over …

Bikepacking

Apple Loop: iPhone 7 On Sale September 16th, Preorders Early September, Disappointing New Features

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes the retail release dates of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the disappointing changes in the new iPhones, the iPhone 8 going for a glass chassis, thoughts on the Apple Watch 2, why Apple needs to stop selling …

Apple

Custom Bikes Of The Week: 14 August, 2016

A tuned Thruxton from the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, a super-sleek BMW R nineT from Australia, and the Indian that’s going to shake up flat track racing in 2017. It’s all about speed this week.<p><b>Triumph Thruxton by White Crow Customs</b> After the release of Triumph’s newest twins, I keep wondering …

Collar Brings Back the Ritual of Coffee Brewing

These days, it’s really easy to pop into our corner coffee shop to get a cup of coffee, but that’s not always convenient or cost effective. Plus, the …

Norton Misty Blue

Based on a 1968 <i>Norton Commando</i>, this is the famous Misty Green entirely rebuilt from scratch, including the frame and the bodywork, by Brian …

Accurate Description - Kawasaki Vulcan Cafe Racer

The Vulcan S ABS Café is Kawasaki's "learner approved" cruiser. It's styling is typical of all cruisers that follow in Harley's footsteps with its …

Motorcycles

Pavilion Speaker

When you mix up design and top sound quality you´ll get something like the Pavilion Speaker, an item that blends architectural elements and design …

Connectivity

Your money and your life: ditching your car gives you more of both.

We all know that cars cost a lot of money, but John Heinzl, writing in the Investor Clinic of the Globe and Mail, explains how much he has saved over …

I Make Photos of Dogs Being Humans

My name is Tracy Willis, and I’m a newborn photographer and digital artist based in Dorset, UK. For my personal project titled “Animal Antics,” I …

Nebia Showerhead Produces Millions of Water Droplets to Cover More Surface Area with Less Water

Save on your water bill without sacrificing your shower experience, say hello to <b>Nebia Showerhead</b>. This product offers you better shower experience …

Industrial Design

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

For the northern hemisphere, spring is in the air—a time to wrap up those winter projects and get out there. Here’s some new kit to make your ride that much better—from vintage-style short cuff gloves, to a waterproof leather case for your GPS.<p>Get those wish lists ready.<p><b>Hedon Epicurist</b> English …

Clockwork Motorcycles' 1978 Honda CB750 Ultra Noir

Featuring a simple yet elegant design, the 1978 Honda CB750 Ultra Noir is a superb motorcycle that was created by the good people over at Clockwork …

Motorcycles

Pack Your Dopp Kit Like a Pro

Traveling is great. Packing is not. Especially bothersome, though, is the dopp kit. Unless you’re Ryan Bingham, there’s a good chance you don’t …

‘79 BMW R65 – Shadow Motor Paris

The real charm of a Rat bike is to pick up something cheap, get it up and going on the smell of an oily rag and retain all of that true mechanical …

Café Racers

The 75 Skills Everyone Should Master

A person can be expert in nothing, but they must be practiced in many things. Skills. You don't have to master them all at once. You simply have to collect and develop a certain number of skills as the years tick by. People count on you to come through. That's why you need these, to start.<p>A person …

Bow Ties

36 Gifts for Men That Will Suit Every Type of Guy in Your Life

Whether you call him your dad, your dude, your bro or your bestie, the man in your life is gonna need a gift this holiday — that’s a no-brainer. But what’s not so much of one is what to get him. If shopping for him is a liiiittle tricker than scooping up gifts for mom or a cheap stocking stuffer …

For Everyone Who Thinks Hermione Should Have Ended Up With Harry

You need to sort out your priorities.

Books

This Artist's Pun-tastic Artwork Is The Cutest Wordplay Ever

Because puns are fun.<p>While we often shudder at the thought of cheesy pun humor, these wordplay illustrations are pretty adorable.<p>Artist Keren Rosen illustrates literal interpretations of idioms, phrases and nouns making for the most punderful art you've ever seen. The artist, who began her series …

Art

Carbonlite Carbon Fiber Wrenches

Quit running back-and-forth to the tool box and instead keep your entire set of wrenches on you with a set of Carbonlite Carbon Fiber Wrenches. Made …

‘80 Suzuki GN400 - Old Empire Motorcycles

<i>Written by Martin Hodgson</i><p>It’s what makes the scene such a creative outlet; no two customs will ever look the same. It’s a philosophy two British …

Motorcycles