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Can Everyone Tell I'm Skinny-Fat?

Symptoms include male muffin top, gelatinous arms, and a chronic fear of going to the beach. Good news: The cure isn't that bad. Here's your treatment plan for a full recovery—and a proudly shirtless summer<p>Everything seems cool until you're naked. You look slim with your clothes on, even after a …

The MBA degree and the astronomical rise in CEO pay

During most MBA programs, business school students read numerous case studies, evaluating the strategies of many different kinds of companies, …

Your choice of mate can make or break your career

“Your husband, wife, or sweetheart probably doesn’t come to work with you every day,” says Brittany Solomon. “But his or her influence clearly …

The Muscle Matrix Workout

Bmw R80 | By Diamond Atelier

Our latest custom motorbike workshop discovery comes from Munich, Germany. Diamond Atelier was founded this summer by Tom Konecny and Pablo …

A BMW R69S with a bit on the side

Few things in the world of motorcycling are as cool as sidecars. And the allure is magnified when the rig in question is both vintage and ultra-rare.<p>This very classy setup was put together by South African BMW experts Cytech, and pairs a 1964 BMW R69S with a 50s-model Steib sidecar. “The client had …

Motorcycles

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

Architizer

4 Axis CNC Foam Cutter Sports A Unistrut Frame

CNC Foam Cutters are capable of cutting out some pretty cool shapes that would otherwise be extremely difficult to do. They do this by pulling a …

How 2800 miles in an old Miata prepped me for the new one

Across America in an ancient Miata to pay respect to the new kid.<p>The Miata is about having less. A cursory glance at the monastic cell of a cabin will tell you as much. Mazda pared it down to the strictly necessary, and instead of a void in our collective conscious, the Miata's myth and …

Las Vegas

A Monument for Mercedes

The far-out “Mercedes Fascination Center” is designer/architect Mustafa Al-Nuaimi’s attempt to reinterpret the auto brand’s image in architectural …

Intricate Shadows Formed with Single Light Bulb Inside Laced Cube

For this year's ArtPrize, the international art competition held in Grand Rapids, Michigan, one of the 25 shortlisted pieces deserves our complete attention. Laser-cut wood was the medium of choice for <i>Intersections</i>, Pakistan-born artist Anila Quayyum Agha's cube that magically suspends from the …

Art

In Africa, big plans for bamboo bikes

As improbable as it may seem, a product that debuted 120 years ago, then quickly disappeared – the bamboo bicycle – is now re-emerging as a potential catalyst for economic growth in Ghana and other impoverished sub-Saharan countries.<p>The first bamboo bike was a minor sensation when the Bamboo Cycle …

United Nations

Amazing Time Slice Collages Represent Hours of Passing Time

Los Angeles-based photographer Dan Marker-Moore captures long periods of time through creative <i>Time Slice</i> photography. Across the course of minutes and hours, Marker-Moore uses a tripod and a lot of patience to document beautiful cityscapes, the gorgeous colors of a setting sun, or the rising …

Photography

5 Top Photographers Share Advice on What it Takes to Become a Professional

In a bid to both inspire you and advertise themselves a bit, Nikon Europe gathered a group of 5 professional photographers who presented at this …

High/Low: Glamorous Belgian Planters

We’ve been eying the minimal oak planters from Out-Standing in Belgium for a while now, so we took note when we spotted an eerily similar lookalike …

How To Know If Your Dumb Idea Will Change The World

Box SVP Sam Schillace shares how he quickly and cheaply experimented on an app no one wanted–that became the basis for Google Docs.<p>In 2005, along with colleagues Steve Newman and Claudia Carpenter, Sam Schillace created a browser-based word processor called Writely. A Silicon Valley darling, it was …

Google Docs

How to Paint With Light and Produce Creative Images: A Short Tutorial to Get You Started

It won't be incorrect to say that essentially, every photograph is a light painting. Indeed, most of the time we are capturing the light that is …

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

Ivy League

21 Day Shred: Full Body Workout Demo

At the start of August we launched our <i>21 Day Shred</i> program with our digital director Mike Simone. The program includes workout routines for the full …

'McQueen effect' set to boost '67 Ferrari at Monterey Car Week auction

Steve McQueen owned and raced exotic vehicles, in the movies and in real life.<p>In the classic car world, that's good for business.<p>At a Saturday auction during Monterey Car Week, a Ferrari owned by the King of Cool could sell for $10 million or more — an astronomical sum for a car that would usually …

Xcar tries to figure out what makes the Miata so great

Over the past 25 years and 3 model generations, the Mazda MX-5 Miata has shown that you don't have to be the best to be a massive success. The little, Japanese roadster has never been the absolute peak of automotive performance, but it's precise handling, good reliability and frugal running costs …

Photographer Sheds a Beautiful New Light on Famous Landmarks with Gorgeous Infrared Images

How do you put a fresh spin on landmarks that have been photographed <i>ad nauseam</i>? Well, great composition and an understanding of light certainly …

DIY: Create a Dead Simple Product Shot Setup Using One Light and Tin Foil

If you’re looking for a dead-simple product shot setup that will yield impressive results, this two minute tutorial is just what you’re …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

Self-improvement

The Low-Down on Laminate vs. Hardwood Floors

Perhaps because their look is often so similar (many argue that it’s practically impossible to differentiate between quality laminate and hardwood …

Home Improvement

Honda GL1000 by ER Motorcycles

When I hear that a shop has torn into a Honda Gold Wing, my curiosity is immediately piqued. As clichéd as it is, “less is more” is a maxim for many builders—and Honda’s legendary tourer is the exact opposite.<p>Thankfully the bike in question is a 1975 GL1000—the first production model ‘Wing. That …

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