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Sony's new wireless headphones mix comfort and great audio

Wireless headphones are a dime a dozen here at CES, so you have to be pretty selective with what you take time to check out on the show floor. After last night's Sony presser, I was intrigued by the company's new high-res "h.ear" cans. Silly branding aside, the headphones offer digital …

Consumer Tech

9091 Water Kettle

Manufactured by Alessi, this stainless steel kettle has become the brand’s first multi-sensory design—warming tastebuds and stimulating eardrums. Unlike the ear-piercing screams of other kettles, this classic 1983 kettle by Richard Sapper produces a delightful melody when water reaches a …

Sit Better to Move Better

<b>We can talk technique, sequencing, and programming, but the truth is, if you want to move better, you need to rest better.</b> Exercise and rest are two …

Baby Talk: Car-Specific Must-Haves for New Parents – Feature

From the November 2015 issue<p>Have you ever watched a young family try to make it out of the house and into the car? It has the urgency of a pit stop, only instead of fresh tires, fuel, and a squeegee guy, you’ve got mom and dad relocating an apartment’s worth of toys, strollers, and wipes into the …

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Kendall Jenner Wore Lingerie at the Airport

Not for the faint of heart.<p>This weekend, Selena Gomez started a public sleepwear movement when she wore pajamas out in Paris and looked crazy, ridiculously good. Yesterday, Kendall Jenner—the 16th highest-paid model, according to <i>Forbes</i>—furthered the fight when she walked through Charles de Gaulle …

Vibram Furoshiki Shoe

Furoshiki is a traditional Japanese art of packaging, by wrapping a cloth fabric to transport clothes, gifts, or other goods. Vibram (creators of the …

Friday Five: Beard Care - Ape to Gentleman

On the first Saturday of September, i.e Saturday the 5th of September 2015, a tradition known as World Beard Day takes place across the world. World …

Men's Fashion

If You're Still Going to Starbucks Get Ready to Never Want to Again

Every Dollar Spent at Starbucks Supports GMOs, Empowers Monsanto and Hurts Grassroots GMO Labeling Efforts. Here’s What They Don’t Want You to …

Facebook Is Tracking How You Laugh in Messages

Are you a hehe-er or a haha-er?<p>Everyone laughs differently in real life, so it would follow that the same applies in expressions of laughter in text. This is what a recent data survey by the Facebook research team found, that e-laughter, like any other dialect, is evolving. As such, whether you use</i> …

How to Stop Hackers from Stealing Your Data on Public Wi-Fi

You enjoy “free internet” through Wi-Fi hotspots libraries, coffee shops, at bars, and other public places. It seems harmless. Little do you know, a stranger could know your birthplace, the schools you attended, and your recent search history in 20 minutes.<p>Just a couple of years ago, strangers …

Information Systems

Interview: Artist Quits Day Job to Pursue Passion for Beautifully Quilled Paper Art

Istanbul-based Turkish artist Sena Runa left her job as an HR Specialist earlier this year to pursue her passion for paper quilling as a full-time job. “I began quilling three years ago,” she told us in an email. “While I was searching the internet for inspiration to find the right hobby for me, I …

Amazing Low Poly Illustrations by Jona Dinges

4 Simple Gymnastics Drills for Strength and Mobility

<b>Gymnastics strength training provides countless benefits to those willing to commit to the process</b>. By focusing on bodyweight progressions, athletes …

A Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to Whiskey

Bourbon, Scotch, and rye whiskey, oh my! In the wide world of whiskey, there exist many classifications, styles and origins—and these labels can be hard to grasp, particularly for those who are just beginning to dabble. What separates <i>whiskey</i> from <i>whisky</i>? How do single malts and blends differ? Below, …

How to tell if your wireless carrier is throttling data

Is your unlimited data plan really unlimited? Use an app to find out.<p>That unlimited data plan that you're fighting tooth and nail to keep -- is it really unlimited if your wireless carrier cuts back the speed once you exceed a certain data allotment?<p>Not really, no, but such an experience is far …

4 Drills to Own Your Position in the Big Lifts

<b>Listen to any seasoned powerlifting coach talk and you’ll no doubt hear him or her say that position is key in any big lift.</b> Whether we’re trying to …

Full Body Workout

Workouts

14th Century Yoda

We’ve seen some pretty unusual things that pop up in medieval religious manuscripts. Now it appears that one features a certain Jedi master from …

3 Ways To Train Yourself To Be More Creative

Creativity isn’t a talent you either have or you don’t, it’s a skill that you can build with these practices.<p>What makes someone good at their job? Talent or skill?<p>According to research by Stanford professor Carol Dweck and her colleagues many people believe that people’s performance reflects either …

5 Steps to Work Through Your Fear of Handstands

<b>It might sound crazy, but just a few years ago I was terrified to practice handstands.</b> I remember going to CrossFit one day and seeing handstand push …