Alpatrick Golphin

105 Flips | 4 Magazines | 8 Likes | 34 Following | 3 Followers | @apgolphin | Founder of Apparl, the business network exclusively for the entire clothing, textile, and fashion industry.

The 8 Best Headlamps for Any Adventure

Keeping your hands free while lighting the trail on your next outdoor adventure is a must. And while that flashlight duct taped to your head might be …

Startups, please don’t hire a biz dev person

There are an awful lot of people with empty calendars. How do I know? My inbox tells me. Many of them are filling that time by sending me messages like these:<p><i>“I am going to be in town next week and would love to meet.”</i><p><i>“I am always looking to network and learn more about people and the companies</i> …

Legal advice for business: four considerations for start-ups

Employment contracts, share schemes and intellectual property are just some of the things start-up businesses should think about, to prevent issues occurring later.<p>Facebook’s motto used to be “move fast and break things”.<p>For a start-up, the commercial imperatives are (usually) to ensure that you …

Building a Get-Home Bag | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & …

Jerry Lorenzo Previews His Upcoming Fear of God Military Sneaker

First teased a few months ago, we take a closer look at the upcoming Spring 2016 sneaker release of Jerry Lorenzo’s brand Fear of God. These last few …

Shoes

A month with Nest's latest smart thermostat

Nest's programmable thermostat has just turned four, and the company marked the anniversary with the debut of its third-generation device. Four years ago, thermostats were still boring blocks stuck to your wall and while programming them was already possible, it was always a painful process. Once …

Need to take down a drone? A munitions company offers firepower

Technically Incorrect: An Idaho company says its products protect against drone-based privacy concerns and terror.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Having grown up in a culture where very few people feel the need for guns (that Europe …

Drones

Don’t travel without this super-powered ZeroLemon 30000mAh battery pack

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>These …

Batteries

Wald Plug Lamp

Add a light to your wall without running wires with the Wald Plug Lamp. This self-contained lighting solution pairs either Ohio-sourced White Ash or …

Lenkr V1 Wooden Bike Handlebar

The final piece for your fixed gear bike is here, and it's made from a solid piece of walnut. Each Lenkr V1 Wooden Bike Handlebar features a solid …

Buster & Punch Heavy Metal Light

Just one light can change the entire mood of a room. Especially if it's the Buster & Punch Heavy Metal Light. It's made from solid metal — your …

Stripe Launches Connect API To Help On Demand Startups

Stripe, the payment company that’s quietly building the best way to pay people online, has today launched a major API update to its Connect API.<p>The new API builds on what the company learnt from modern “platform” companies such as Instacart, Shyp and Lyft, that employ many ‘sellers’ to get their …

Startups

Nitecore Tiny Monster Flashlight

Small, light, and incredibly bright. The Nitecore Tiny Monster Flashlight lives up to its moniker by claiming the title of world's smallest, lightest …

Gucci Leather Low-Top Sneakers - All-White

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>236<p>236<p>SHARES<p>Constructed in Italy with supple off-white leather, the Gucci Leather Low-Top Sneakers gives …

Now You Can Take a Free Y Combinator Startup Course Online

Tech accelerator Y Combinator has given birth to so many of the country’s most successful startups—reddit, Dropbox, and Airbnb, to name a few—that …

Hell is for app vendors

The new Fiksu numbers highlight just how infernal life for app vendors has become. The price of acquiring a loyal app user has doubled from early …

Adam Stone - Founder and CEO of Speedlancer

Writing down ideas when I think of them has been useful. But the trick is to leave the idea for a couple of months; If I’m still thinking about it, …

Entrepreneurship

Bluesmart Carry-On Bag

For travelers, there isn't much that is as important as your carry-on luggage, but innovation in the industry has been almost non-existent. The …

Timberland Stormbuck Waterproof 6-Inch Duck Boots

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>216<p>216<p>SHARES<p>Shaped in classic duck boots form, the new Timberland Stormbuck Waterproof 6-Inch includes many …

Brunton Revolt Power Bank

Don't fear running out of juice on your next adventure — just pack a Brunton Revolt Power Bank along and you'll be fine. Powered by a massive 9000mAh …

Powerbank

Bell & Ross BR-X1 Watch

The iconic square shape of the Bell & Ross BR-01, which is directly inspired by aeronautical flight instruments, was borrowed for their latest …

Ricoh WG-M1 Waterproof Action Camera

Wireless, rugged, and full-featured, the Ricoh WG-M1 Waterproof Action Camera is a capable choice for recording your most extreme excursions. …

Ricoh

Convoy Goods iPhone 6 Plus Sleeve Tan

The Tan Iphone 6 Sleeve Plus is a minimalist sleeve for the Iphone 6 Plus. Materials :The sleeve is constructed of a single piece of genuine italian …

iPhone

Pharrell Williams x adidas Originals Stan Smith - "Tennis" Pack

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>304<p>304<p>SHARES<p>A nod to Stan Smith’s storied tennis career, polymath Pharrell Williams and adidas Originals …

Self-Destructing SecureDrives

If you're serious about protecting your data — so serious that you'd destroy your storage just to keep it from falling into the wrong hands — then A) …

Kilimanjaro LED Carabiner Light

Carabiners are handy to have around when you're hiking, backpacking, or just walking around. So are flashlights. Prevent yourself from having to …