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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Replay Video<p>SETTINGS<p>OFF<p>HD<p>HQ<p>SD<p>LO<p><i>Video provided by Dailymotion</i><p>Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from …

Nike Turned Game-Used Super Bowl 51 Footballs Into One-of-a-Kind Shoes for the Patriots

After celebrating the New England Patriots with a limited-edition Air Force 1 Ultra Flyknit Low release in September, Nike has crafted yet another …

NFL

Ben Baller Made This Chain for John Mayer With 4,000 Diamonds

Inspired by ‘The Big Lebowski’ and for Mayer’s 40th birthday.<p>Following what may be the tiniest chain in the music game, John Mayer has taken things up a notch with a brand new chain via Ben Baller. In celebration of Mayer’s 40th birthday, Baller presented Mayer with a special <i>The Big Lebowski</i> chain. …

This incredible optical illusion is blowing people's minds

An unusual optical illusion has left the internet collectively scratching their heads, <b>but can you see why?</b><p>The illusion by Victoria Skye, who has the incredible job title of magical entertainer, has been widely shared on social media.<p>It’s called the Cafe Wall Illusion and may appear to some as if …

Nabisco Is Dropping Jelly Donut Oreos for National Doughnut Day

Featuring custard filling with a raspberry jelly-flavored center.<p>Cookies & Cream may have beaten out Jelly Donut and Caramel Apple options in the vote for this year’s Walmart-exclusive Oreo release, but Nabisco is showing the runner-up a little love and making Jelly Donut Oreos a reality. Following …

MB&F Introduces an "Alien Nation" Edition of Horological Machine No. 6

An overhauled “Space Pirate” worth half a million.<p>Established by Maximilian Busser in Geneva back in 2005, Switzerland’s MB&F carved out its own dedicated following long ago thanks to some of the most intricate and unique timepieces you’ll ever find — just see the $30,000 USD Nixie Machine II for …

How Director David Fincher Uses Invisible Details

“People say, ‘There are a million ways to shoot a scene,’ but I don’t think so. I think there’re two, maybe. And the other one is wrong.”<p>American director and producer David Fincher — known for directing such hits at Neflix’s <i>House of Cards</i> and <i>The Social Network</i> — is not usually connected with the …

Nike Dresses up Your Phone With Special Outsole Cases

Your favorite silhouettes protect your everyday essential.<p>Your phone is now an inducted member into the sneaker community thanks to Nike‘s outsole phone cases. The Swoosh dropped a trio of hard phone cases all resembling outsoles from two of its most popular silhouettes. The Air Force 1 and Roshe …

Rumored next-gen Ecobee thermostat has built-in Alexa smarts

An upcoming Ecobee thermostat will have built-in Alexa voice control capabilities, a report claims.<p>The Amazon Echo and other standalone voice control devices are currently staples for controlling connected smart home gadgets. But that might change soon with the rumored Ecobee4 thermostat, according …

Home Automation

NEXUSVII.'s Jewelry Collection Is Constructed of Souvenir Spoons From the '60s

Truly vintage.<p>NEXUSVII. recently unveiled its repurposed “BMT Collaboration” jewelry collection. Linking up with antique silver label Blind Man Togs, the collection of accessories is constructed of souvenir spoons from the ’60s. Comprised of bangles, rings and pins, the collection is built upon the …

Are Pharrell, Timbaland & Justin Timberlake Working on New Music?

The trio is back.<p>Timbaland recently posted a photo to his Instagram account hanging out with Pharrell and Justin Timberlake and the whole music world has been buzzing: is an upcoming project on the way? The same pic and caption of “…” was then shared by both Pharrell and Justin, leaving fans to …

Google and Levi’s Project Jacquard jacket has restored my faith in wearables

Technology you wear on your sleeve — literally<p>Wearable technology once promised to take us away from our phones and to improve our lives in subtle but powerful ways. The reality, however, has been a bit less exciting. More often than not, devices have been hampered by clunky design and bad taste, …

Wearable Tech

Honey Nut Cheerios’ Mascot Goes Missing As General Mills Attempts To Help Save The Honey Bee

If you’re a fan of Honey Nut Cheerios, you’ll soon notice some changes on the box. The familiar mascot, Buzz, is about to go missing and General Mills is hoping you’ll do something great to help bring him back. After running a similar campaign in Canada for 2016, the company is hoping to raise …

Here One review: a bitter taste of the future

Augmented reality (and streaming audio) for your ears<p>I haven’t lusted for a product in recent memory as much as I have for the Here One. As someone who is overly optimistic about the idea of truly wireless earbuds, <i>and</i> as someone who was genuinely impressed by the technology behind (and social …

Consumer Tech

Garb: Grey Skies

Timberland Mt. Reagan Jacket ($168). <br>Timberland Squam Lake Chinos ($78). <br>Timberland Newport Bay Canvas Boot ($80). <br>Timberland Crofton Backpack</i> …

Clothing

15 Street Artists Who Use the World as Their Playground

Street artists like Banksy and Space Invader have been playing with city dwellers for years, placing their work strategically for maximum impact. In fact, artists around the globe are constantly integrating their artwork into the landscape in unexpected ways. Working in large and small scale, the …

Streetwear

ShirtNYC Parodies adidas and Nike in Its Latest Collection of Soft Goods

Using Champion Brand wares as the canvas.<p>Premier bootlegger ShirtNYC returns with a new satirical assemblage of soft goods emblazoned with the insignias of adidas, Nike and Champion. Following the elusive designer’s whimsical BAPE x Supreme” T-shirt series, the sportswear triumvirate are the latest …

Mavic Pro: The coolest gadget since the original iPhone [Reviews]

Tiny cameras that can fly still seemed like a sci-fi dream just five years ago, but with DJI’s new Mavic Pro drone, the future has arrived ahead of schedule.<p>When it comes to drones, no company is killing it right now more than DJI, and the Mavic Pro is its most amazing achievement yet. Yes, some …

Drones

Gorillaz Bassist Murdoc Shares Christmas Playlist

Featuring Nate Dogg, Snoop Dogg, AC/DC, Weird Al and more.<p>Murdoc Niccals, the virtual bassist of cartoon band Gorillaz, has “shared” a Christmas-themed playlist. Titled “Dirty Santa Party,” the list features a slew of holiday tunes by artists and bands like AC/DC, Tom Waits, Nate Dogg, Snoop Dogg, …

How a Fan Artist Updated Superman Better Than DC Comics

Superman might have been able to get away with using a pair of glasses and a lame haircut for a disguise for most of his career, but it’s the 21st …

Comic Books

The Sneaky Nike Shoebox Safe Gets a Limited December Release

Two styles will be made available.<p>Remember that MTV Cribs episode where Redman revealed a shoebox filled with rolls of cash? Well, the folks over at Mandem Safe in the UK may have been inspired by the Def Squad rapper’s sly concept and amped up the security tenfold. It was this past July when a …

adidas Officially Introduces the UltraBOOST 3.0

New and improved UltraBOOSTs have arrived.<p>Since its debut last year, the UltraBOOST has undoubtedly become one of adidas’s most popular silhouettes and now the shoe is better than ever as the Three Stripes has officially unveiled the 3.0 edition of the beloved runner. Offering the same overall look …

LeBron James’ New Nike Sneakers Were Designed with the Help of Menswear God John Elliott

The L.A.-based designer dishes on the new Nike x John Elliott LeBron 10 Soldier sneaker.<p>Other brands might not be shy about their desire to dethrone Nike as the sneaker industry's all-time leader, but let's not forget who's still king. And who has <i>The King</i> on its team. During his epic NBA Finals run …

Shoes

Nike’s New Air Force 1s Are the Best Sneakers for Bad Weather

The Special Field AF1 is a shit-kicking boot and a court-ready high-top rolled into one killer sneaker.<p>If you're looking for some hybrid-footwear action that's equal parts function and style, know there's a sneakerboot option at every price point. Even Nike has recently tweaked certain styles to …

Shoes

Belkin's Valet Charger Power Pack delivers on-the-go juice to your iPhone and Apple Watch simulataneously

Belkin's got another Valet dual charging accessory for iPhones and Apple Watches, but this one's a portable.<p>Earlier this year Belkin launched a new, more affordable dual-charging dock, the Powerhouse Charge Dock for Apple Watch + iPhone ($100). Now it's got a new portable dual-charging that will …

Tech Trends

JLab Audio announces its first completely wireless earbuds

The JLab Audio Epic Air<p>Once Apple announced the completely wireless AirPods, it was only a matter of time before the competition released their own versions of wire-free earbuds, and JLab Audio is the latest to jump in the fray. The company has announced the JLab Audio Epic Air, an evolution from</i> …

Earbuds

Director Tim Miller, Ryan Reynolds Part Company On ‘Deadpool 2’

<b>EXCLUSIVE</b>: After a series of creative differences between <i>Deadpool</i> director Tim Miller and star Ryan Reynolds, Miller has exited <i>Deadpool 2.</i> He hadn’t …

Ridiculously Poseable Spider-Man Figure Basically Does Whatever a Spider Can

As long as the spinning of webs (of any size) and catching of thieves (just like flies) is restricted to the realm of six-inch-tall action figures, …

Here's What It's Like to Fly in a $21,000 USD Plane Seat

Outrageously lavish.<p>Casey Neistat is one lucky dude.<p>He recently received an upgrade from business class to first class on an Emirates flight from Dubai International Airport to New York City — retail price? A staggering $21K USD — he vlogged the entire experience from start to finish. Quite …

Bill Murray takes shots, sings to Rolling Stones while bartending in Brooklyn

You never know where Bill Murray might appear next, but the <i>Caddyshack</i> actor dazzled New Yorkers this weekend with his bartending skills during the …