Ben Hickmott

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The Volkswagen Touareg Is Fit for City and Campground

Down on the southern tip of Manhattan, in the World Financial Center Plaza, there’s a Frank O’Hara quote inlaid in the pavement: “One need never …

21 Budget-Friendly Ways To Turn Your Home Into A Minimalist Paradise

Taking minimalism to the max.

Flipboard says there's still reason to work with Apple following debut of News at WWDC 2015

During the keynote at the Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple showed off their newest feature coming along with iOS 9: Apple News.<p>While they were …

News

If losing pounds is your goal, Walking For Weight Loss GPS can help you meet it. The app supports interval training with minimal impact on your …

Apple Watch

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

Style<p>Dinner attire, according to Generation Sweatpants.<p>7 Photos1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>Houston may, sneakily, be America’s best food city. But …

This Is The Only Summer Workout Plan You Need

This is a four-week exercise plan that requires only dumbbells and 30 minutes four times per week. Cardio included.<p>1. On <b>Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays you'll do strength workouts</b> that work your entire body.<p>Mondays also target your arms.<p>Wednesdays also target your legs.<p>Fridays also target your …

Workouts

Moleskine releases a gorgeous, minimalist calendar app for iPhone

And an Apple Watch companion, too<p>Moleskine's journals aren't necessarily better than other journals, but their sleek style and purported history makes writers want to use them. Now, Moleskine is trying something similar with calendars — but it's making a calendar app, rather than a physical book. …

How to keep time with your Apple Watch: The ultimate guide

That's how Apple introduced the Apple Watch, but the company also stressed that it had to be more — that it had to be personal. To provide for both, …

Smartwatches

Men’s Fashion Basics – Part 100a – A Casual Round-Up

This particular article marks a bit of a milestone for me [<i>ed: and me</i>], as this will be the 100th instalment in the <i>FashionBeans</i> Men’s Fashion Basics …

How to Dress for the Weekend

Put down the wrinkled button-down, step away from the Crocs, and open your closet. We need to talk about the new rules of casual.<p><b>1.</b> When in doubt: a white oxford shirt.<p><b>2.</b> That being said, it wouldn't kill you to mix things up every once in a while. Pinstripe shirts are good. Windowpane, too.<p><b>3.</b> Blue …

Men's Fashion

A day in the life with Apple Watch

We've put up a lot of information, how-tos, thoughts, and reviews about the Apple Watch these past few weeks, but we haven't really talked about what …

Smartwatches

12 biggest surprises after a week with Apple Watch

Far from being a superfluous device strictly for hard-core Apple fans, the Apple Watch is a surprisingly delightful and useful device.<p>Now that we’ve spent enough time with the latest gadget from the mothership, we’re noticing quite a few sweet little positives (and a couple negatives) about Apple …

Apple Watch

12 Ways to Create a "Bedroom" in a Studio Apartment

(Image credit: Domino)<p>Either by choice or by the vagaries of fate, you have found yourself living in a studio apartment. That's it. Just one room. …

20+ Ways to Squeeze a Little Extra Storage Out of a Small Kitchen

Kitchen bursting at the seams? If you're going a little crazy trying to fit all your cooking accoutrements in your teeny-tiny kitchen, this is the …

10 Ways to Squeeze a Little Extra Storage Out of a Small Space

One of the biggest challenges of small space living is... where does all the stuff go? If you feel like you've maxed out all your storage but you …

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

Style<p>What to do when your summer white sneakers aren't so white anymore.<p>By Megan Gustashaw21 hours agoView More<p>The GQ Guide to Working Out …

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

GQ Recommends<p>Because all the illest ones are on sale.<p>19 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Fitness<p>Here are the building blocks.<p>By Emily Abbate3 days agoView …

The Ultimate Tool Kit

<b>Editor’s Note:</b>When you buy tools, you buy them for life. Our picks reflect that. Each section grows your workman’s arsenal, and the intention is that …

Video: iOS 9 concept reimagines one of the iPhone’s most important features

Apple will undoubtedly show off the future of iOS at WWDC in June, but until iOS 9 is unveiled in all its glory, creative designers will likely …

Apps

7 reasons to love QuickTime Player

The QuickTime Player app lives a lonely quiet life in the Applications folder of many Mac users. It’s often ignored because folks assume it’s simply …

This Chart Shows How Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Affect Your Photos

Learning even just the basics of photography takes a bit of work and one of the more complex ideas is the relationship between ISO, aperture, and …

Shutter Speed

26 Ways To Take Your Iced Coffee Up A Notch

Move over, Mimosas. There's a new brunch drink in town.

Coffee

Apple Watch With Custom Red Sport Band, Folding UK Plug Spotted in New Photos

British cyclist and former professional rugby player Will Carling has shared a pair of new photos on Twitter that appear to reveal two unreleased Apple products. The first photo shows a stainless steel Apple Watch with what looks like a custom red sport band, while the second photo provides a …

Why I'm going with the 38mm Apple Watch

Fitting like a glove<p>I desperately wanted a Pebble Watch when its Kickstarter first launched a few years back. I loved the idea of instant …

Smartwatches

Classic Ford Broncos

Classic Ford Broncos is an US company that specializes in restoring early model Ford Broncos. They hand-build only a small volume of Broncos each …

MacBook vs. MacBook Pro vs. MacBook Air in pictures

Apple's new MacBook represents nothing more nor less than the next stage of evolution of the laptop, at least how Apple imagines it. With a 12-inch …

Apple

Tentsile Trillium Hammock

New from Tensile is the Trillium hammock, another glorious hanging den by the tree tent specialists. The unique triple hammock shares the same …

Setup

1. Getting Started

Do you have an iPhone, but for some reason you’re not using its camera to its full potential? Maybe you’re already taking snapshots with your iPhone …

31 Insanely Clever Products To Organize Your Whole Life

Your clutter will soon be under their control.

Shopping

Top 10 Mac keyboard shortcuts everyone should know

Mastering a few crucial Mac keyboard shortcuts will make using your Apple computer easier and much more efficient. Cutting your reliance on your mouse will help you work more quickly, and you’ll undoubtedly impress your family, friends and co-workers to no end. You might even end up becoming the …

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