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Manhattan’s Dead Rabbit Is Named the World's Best Bar

The 2016 installment of the World’s 50 Best Bars is not a good list.<p>To be clear, regarded as a tally of places that put out first-rate cocktails, it …

The 10 Best Beaches in Europe - Italy and Greece Each Score 2 Spots

Summer might be over, but it’s never too early (especially with some of the trans-Atlantic award availability we’ve been seeing) to plan for next …

The Wonderful World of CBD Medications

The Endocannabinoid System<p>To better explore the world of medical marijuana it's important to first understand its therapeutic makeup. The cannabis, …

The 7 Pairs of Dress Shoes Hollywood's Top Stylists Think Every Man Should Own

Fall is always a good time to get freaky with your clothes (see: not being drenched in sweat 24/7) but the Marie Kondo minimalist in us wants to argue that it's also the perfect time to clean up your act when it comes to the basics too. Sure, dress shoes aren't quite as fun to acquire as say, a …

Luxury rental craze claims 113-year-old Upper West Side building

The existing apartment building is being converted into 52 luxury rentals<p>A 113-year-old building on the Upper West Side, that was once home to The Willard Hotel, is currently being transformed into luxury rentals with prices ranging from $3,896 for a one-bedroom apartment to $14,163 for a …

Real Estate

Smartphone-Connected Contact Lenses Give New Meaning to ‘Eye Phone’

Apps allow you to link your smartphone to anything from your shoes, to your jewelry, to your doorbell — and soon, you may be able to add your contact …

The 8 Best Beaches In Europe

Pack your sunnies and your swim shorts. It’s time to hit the beach.<p>Europe’s cultural capitals grace bucket lists across the globe, but when it comes …

5 Cool Ways To Wear All-Black (Even When It’s Hot)

Men love black. And our shopping habits say so. According to retail analyst Edited, black was the most popular colour in menswear in 2015, accounting …

How Spotify makes its money

With its public offering a virtual certainty in the next 24 months, the Swedish streaming upstart will focus on revenue growth to eventually become profitable.<p>So with Spotify destined to go public sooner rather than later, it makes sense to quickly review how Spotify makes money in a niche where …

This map shows the insane growth of million-dollar homes in New York City

In some US cities, million-dollar homes are becoming the norm.<p>Take San Francisco, where 57% of homes have a value of $1 million or more— or San Jose, where 46% are seven-figure homes.<p>That's according to real-estate site Trulia, which looked at the share of million-dollar homes in the 100 largest US …

Real Estate

1 million people are now connecting to Facebook without leaving a digital trail

In a Facebook note, software engineer Alec Muffett said the number of Facebook over Tor users over an average 30-day period has about doubled in less than a year, now hitting 1 million.<p>"This growth is a reflection of the choices that people make to use Facebook over Tor, and the value that it …

The Italian Bicicletto Is In A League Of Its Own

Home » Cars & Bikes » The Italian Bicicletto Is In A League Of Its Own<p>Developed in Torino, Italy, Bicicletto is a new incredible electric bike – if …

The 10 Best TRX Exercises for Men

Men love to lift heavy dumbbells, barbells, and kettlebells and make use of many of the machines in the gym. But, you don’t always have to train that …

Workouts

The Superyacht 'Idol' is Docked in Downtown Miami

Charter her for $290,000... a week<p>Docked outside the Epic Hotel in Downtown Miami is Idol, a 193-foot superyacht built in 2007 and refitted in 2011.<p>It was designed by Austal with interiors by Sam Sorgiovanni. The vessel comes with the standard luxury yacht amenities, like WiFi, stabilizers, a …

Military Grade Survival Gear

When we think of survival there is no limitation or restriction as such. In dire situations you need to take immediate actions to survive. Having a …

I joined an app that paired me with a stranger for life. Now to find them.

I was determined not to die.<p>The premise of Rendezwho, a new app that matches users with a random person somewhere in the world, seemed like either a …

Apps

EXPLORING THE ULTIMATE FRONTIER

From the first Submariner in 1953 to the latest Rolex Deepsea, waterproof to an extreme depth of 3,900 metres, Rolex has always been at the forefront of pioneering ocean exploration and cutting-edge diving technology.<p>The oceans cover three-quarters of our planet, yet we know less about them today …

Meet Ground Force One, the president's $1.1 million armored bus

The president has no shortage of transit options, from Air Force One and Marine One to Cadillac One. Now meet Ground Force One, the president's armored bus and the most recent edition to the presidential fleet.<p>We've compiled some of Ground Force One's most impressive features:

If you want to explore the world, this is your super-yacht

The yacht's owner, Francois Fiat, chose the yard because he wanted a boat that would be as robust as the commercial vessels Piriou has built in its 50-year history.<p>Fiat named the boat after Alexandre Yersin, the Swiss born, French scientist and adventurer who traveled the world to find cures for …

The 10 best U.S. cities to build wealth

Many Americans, intent on building their fortune, think of heading to New York or San Francisco. But it turns out neither are the best U.S. city to …

The 5 Most Expensive Vintage Cars Sold at an Auction

Myriad criteria are used to define a classic or vintage car: from its year and make, to which years it served as a racecar and who drove it. The …

As Promised, Nike Finally Reveals BTTF II Air Mag Sneakers With Power Laces

Back in 2011, the Nike Air Mag, the shoes that Marty McFly wore in <i>Back to the Future II</i>, were released to a ravenous fan base. There was only one …

Shoes

Object Lessons: Italy’s Best Knives from Coltellerie Berti

For four generations the Berti family of Tuscany has been in the specialty knife business–they offer seven designs devoted to the correct slicing of …

Time Travel: Theories, Paradoxes & Possibilities

Time travel — moving between different points in time — has been a popular topic for science fiction for decades. Franchises ranging from "Doctor …

Seven Emerging Technologies That Will Change the World Forever

When someone asks me what I do, and I tell them that I’m a futurist, the first thing they ask “what is a futurist?” The short answer that I give is …