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Gurkha Cellar Reserve 21 Year Cigar

The fifth installment in their Cellar Reserve line, this cigar from Gurkha uses 21-year-old Dominican filler tobacco. The limited release smoke is …

Cigars

July 2018 Workstation

The workstation is a sacred place where many of us spend most of their day. For this ultimate dream desk setup we focus on gear to make your office …

August 2018 Finds On Amazon

Once again we are here to help you find the best products on Amazon. This month we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products …

Seventy2 Survival System

After a very successful crowdfunding campaign, the Seventy2 Survival System by Uncharted Supply Co. is now available for purchase. They say the first …

The North Face One Bag

The North Face have introduced an ingenius 3-in-1 sleeping system, one sleeping bag for all seasons. The North Face One Bag has interchangeable …

Papercraft Darth Vader Statue

Star Wars fans rejoice, you can now master your DIY skills creating this cool Darth Vader statue. The Downloadable PDF Pattern comes with …

Spyra One Water Gun

A new product is taking Kickstarter by storm, a next-generation water gun that will get you soaking wet. The Spyra One is an electronic water gun …

RoWrite Smart Writing Pad

RoWrite brings the traditional notepad into the digital age, the ultra sensitive writing pad lets you use a pressure sensitive pen with regular ink …

Digital Age

Hacking Whiskey

Whiskey expert Aaron Goldfarb has accumulated numerous tips and tricks to help you temper your whiskey to greatness in the privacy of your own home. …

Bakerstone

Love making your own homemade pizza? Wish you had a wood burning oven? The BakerStone pizza oven box sits on top of your barbeque grill to create …

BBQ

Samsung X5 Portable SSD

The Samsung X5 Portable SSD is a new release by the Korean brand that can transfer a 20Gb in just under 12 secs, this insane speed is achieved …

Gear & Gadgets

Power changes your brain, and that’s not always a good thing

There are two types of thinking, and those with power tend to practice one over the other.<p>Experiencing power changes the way you think, perceive, and relate. “[It] creates psychological distance between the powerful person and everything else,” says Batia Wiesenfeld, a management professor at New …

New York University

Want to think like a designer? Try these 4 simple exercises

Even simple drawing exercises can get your creative juices flowing.<p>What comes to mind when you hear the word “design”? A modernist chair or lamp? Minimalist Japanese fashion? An Apple device? Most often we think of manufactured or built objects–functional things we need and stylish things we want, …

Creativity

The clever psychology of Disneyland’s design

Disneyland is a masterpiece of user experience and urban design–all conceived to help you open your wallet.<p>Created by Walt Disney in 1955, Disneyland has been a magical destination for kids and adults alike for the past 63 years. It’s also a huge moneymaker. Disney’s parks and resorts brought in …

Walt Disney Company

Turkish Airlines LEGO Safety Video

Most of us never pay attention to those safety videos before every flight. We know where the exits are, how to fasten our seatbelts, and how to …

What happened when I tried to learn something new every day for a month

I learned a lot, but not all of it stuck.<p>It’s 2 p.m. on a Monday and out of the corner of my eye I can see my email inbox and the number of unread emails ticking higher. But rather than get sucked in, I am able to blithely turn back to the task under my hands which are, for one, not poised over the …

10 resume tips you probably haven’t thought of

Make your resume stand up to the seven-second test.<p>Having a well-crafted resume can be the key to getting your foot in the door at the company of your dreams. But figuring out how to make your resume fully representative of your experience and <i>also</i> stand out is easier said than done. After all, …

Hobbies

Stunning Landscape Photos of Holland When 7 Million Tulips Bloom All at Once

In 2015, couple Chanel Cartell and Stevo Dirnberger decided to wave goodbye to their comfortable life in South Africa, and embark on an adventure across the world. Having visited more than 40 countries (and counting), the nomadic duo share their experiences via their blog, <i>How Far From Home</i>. Their …

These Aussies’ ‘no BS’ approach to wine is making them millions

If you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life. It’s a saying we’ve all heard, and one which brother-in-laws Andre Eikmeier and Justin …

Wine

Why Stoicism is one of the best mind-hacks ever devised – Lary Wallace

We do this to our philosophies. We redraft their contours based on projected shadows, or give them a cartoonish shape like a caricaturist emphasising …

Electric Vespa Reimagines Classic Italian Vehicle With a Futuristic Twist

Italian industrial designer Giulio Iacchetti gives a nod to the original 1946 Vespa with his concept for a sleek, minimalist electric bike. The beloved Italian scooter is reimagined as the <i>Vespampère</i>, with Iacchetti linking past and present for a forward-thinking vehicle designed for better riding …

12 Women Executives On How They Keep Their Cool in High Stress

We asked leaders from Uber to KIND snacks and more what they do to stay sane when everything starts to hit the fan.<p>Cohesive companies still experience periods of disarray, where office politics, client relations, and employee happiness falter. During these times of turbulence, it’s the top …

Let This Former Googler Help You Tap The Science Of Persuasion

Drawing on a large body of brain science and psychological research, this tech expert explains why the most persuasive people spoil surprises on purpose.<p>Tyler Odean kicked off our meeting with a contentious statement: “For startups and founders, being persuasive is way more important than having …

Eating to Reverse Aging

Dr. Arthur De Vany is 80 years old and he’s ripped. Better known as Art De Vany, he was signed as a professional baseball player in his youth and later earned his Ph.D. in Economics at UCLA. He is most famous for his evolutionary fitness approach to training and diet.<p>During his time at UCLA, De …

Nutrition

Tim Ferriss's Tools and Tips for Better Sleep | Outside Online

For a recent episode of his podcast, The Tim Ferriss Show, Ferriss delved into a a topic that has been a lifelong personal struggle for him: sleep.<p>He has found that if you prioritize sleep—and recovery, in general—it magnifies everything else in your life, from your emotional health to physical …

Tim Ferriss

The Scientific Case for a Big Breakfast

The big thing in sports nutrition in the 1990s was the “window of opportunity.” Down some carbs immediately after a workout, a notable 1988 study found, and you’ll replenish your fuel stores 75 percent more quickly than if you down the same carbs two hours later. There’s certainly some truth to …

A Drone Film About Beauty

From landscape filmmaker Jay Worsley, <i>Ethos</i> features some incredible drone footage from Arizona, California, and Oregon.

Vail's Most Beloved Dog

Meet Henry, Vail Mountain’s first patrol dog. Adopted from Michigan by a patroller named Chris, the pup's now got years of service behind him and a movie all his own: <i>Henry’s Legacy</i> takes a reflective look at a life spent on patrol.

The Frozen Road

From filmmaker Ben Page, <i>The Frozen Road</i> chronicles the Canadian Arctic segment of his bike ride around the world. The film captures Page as he encounters frigid temperatures, a hungry pack of wolves, and the anxiety of traveling alone. The video has taken home awards from the Banff Mountain Film …

1,200 Miles Through Patagonia

From filmmaker Marko Roth, <i>Together</i> is a travel film about his 1,200-mile journey through Patagonia.