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See the iPhone Slay the Digital Camera in One Graph

Everyone knows that the iPhone handily disrupted the smartphone market, but that’s not the only industry that was crushed in Apple’s wake.<p>As they …

The Best Thru-Hikes for 2015 (That Aren't the PCT)

If you’re thinking about tackling the Appalachian or Pacific Crest Trails this year, you might want to revise your plans. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy, which monitors the AT, is expecting record numbers of thru-hikers this year, thanks to the popularity of movies featuring thru-hikes, like <i>Wild</i> …

Everything You Need to Know to Start 3D Printing

Ready to join the new DIY revolution?<p><b>The work I've done on spacecraft got me</b> hooked on 3D printing. When I was an electrical engineer for RCA Astro (now part of Lockheed Martin), I helped design, build, and launch the Mars Observer and other interplanetary probes. Back then I had dreams of building …

7 Life-Saving Tools Every Man Needs In the Backcountry

7 life-saving essentials every man should carry in the backcountry

The World's Most Comfortable Tent Makes Sleeping Outdoors Like Home

If you love camping, then you have no problem sleeping on the hard ground inside your sleeping bag that’s tucked inside your tent. But for those who …

Luuv gives some love to hand-held videography

With the number of video stabilizing rigs for GoPros and smartphones hitting the market lately, if one wants to stand out, it's gotta be different. …