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5 Excellent iPhone and iPad Calendar Apps You Have to Try

The iOS Calendar app helps many people manage their day-to-day schedules. It supports multiple calendars, integrates with iOS, and has excellent …

Custom Bikes Of The Week

A Mike Hailwood Ducati Scrambler tribute, the winner of Indian’s Project Scout program, and a killer Yamaha RD350 from Twinline Motorcycles. Meet the machines that got our motors running this week.<p><b>Harley Shovelhead by Customs From Jamesville</b> Typically, old Milwaukee iron comes to us either chopped …

A different kind of Ducati Scrambler

In the motorcycling world, all eyes are on Ducati at the moment, with the new Scrambler going on sale in January 2015. So we perked up when we heard about <i>another</i> Ducati Scrambler—from Speedtractor, one of our favorite Japanese builders.<p>It’s based on a 1988 Ducati 750 Sport. Which means if the …

Motorcycles

Motorcycle Wiring 101

<i>Joe Tessitore is a strange guy. Most motorcycle builders hate working with motorcycle wiring, but not Joe. It’s his favorite part of the build, and the source of most of his business. So we’ve asked Joe to demystify electrical systems, and provide an easy guide to sparking your bike back into …

Arduino

I've Been Using Evernote All Wrong. Here's Why It's Actually Amazing

For years, I kept hearing how awesome Evernote was: how it could store everything you possibly needed, make it available everywhere, and how scores …

Smeg500 Fridge

Fancy half of a pristinely restored vintage car with a built-in fridge in your kitchen? Smeg have recently teamed up with "Fiat 500 Design …

Kawasaki W650 by CRD

The Kawasaki W650 is a motorcycle just begging to be customized. Production ended in 2008, but it’s easy to find one on the secondhand market, prices are reasonable, and custom parts are plentiful.<p>There are a lot of top-dollar W650 builds out there, yet this 2003 model shows what can be done with a …

Motorcycles

Los sobrecostes en las obras que sablearon a los ciudadanos. Fotogalerías de España

Los <b>modificados de los contratos</b> son un invento puramente español. Han permitido el engorde premeditado de todas las grandes constructoras del país, …

The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013

No matter how convenient Kindles are, they will never do justice to beautifully printed, full-color art and design books. (And reading them often doubles as a workout–the big ones require serious biceps to even lift.)<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Photo Essays …

Honda NX650 'Dos' by Kiddo Motors

Sergio Armet burst onto the custom scene a couple of years ago with a brilliant Honda NX650 custom, ‘Kiddo Uno.’ He’s been busy in his Barcelona workshop ever since, and he’s now returned to his roots with a second NX650, ‘Dos.’<p>‘Dos’ is a short, sharp shock based on a 1991 NX650. It’s styled even …

Motorcycles

Revival Cycles' killer Moto Guzzi Le Mans

With too much bodywork and an awkward looking 16” front wheel, the Le Mans IV wasn’t exactly the prettiest Moto Guzzi to roll out of Mandello del Lario. So it’s not surprising that the owner of this 1986 model turned to Texas’ Revival Cycles to transform it from factory stock into the bike you see …

Le Mans

Suzuki GN400 custom

This 1981 Suzuki GN400 is one of those increasingly rare custom motorcycles that was built for under $1,000—without actually <i>looking like</i> it was built for under $1,000. The donor bike was an old GN400 thumper that old friends Chris Errecart and Adam Bendig found on Craigslist; it wasn’t running, but …

Motorcycles

Harley dual sport motorcycle

Jim Carducci is an engineer with a passion for dual sport motorcycles and the Harley Sportster motor. So he’s put the two together and created the Carducci Dual Sport SC3 Adventure.<p>It’s not quite as improbable as it sounds, and the amount of engineering on the finished product is quite remarkable. …

Moto Guzzi Le Mans by 4h10

There are a staggering number of motorcycles in Paris. Sit at any café for half an hour, and you’ll probably see more bikes pass by than anywhere else in the western world: from 1980s roadsters to Piaggio three-wheelers to rumbling Harleys.<p>As you might expect, there are a lot of drop-dead gorgeous …

Motorcycles

BMW K100 by Robrock

This raw and brutal BMW K100 was built, very aptly, by a master blacksmith and metalworker. Faced with a long German winter, Marc Robrock decided to enliven his evenings and weekends and build himself a bike. “After 25 years of riding bikes, I felt I was missing something,” he says. “And life is …

Motorcycles

BSA B34 by BA Moto

There aren’t many bikes from the 1950s still being used as daily riders. But this BSA B34, some 62 years old, stretches its legs several times a week with owner Nate Hudson on board. “My father rode the same model back in the 50s,” he says, “and I’ve always been on the hunt for one. I found this …

Off-roading

Sony Rx1

Sony have just announced the new Cyber-shot RX1, the worlds first fixed lens digital camera with a full-frame sensor. Packed with the latest digital …

Honda Black Cream | By Crd Motorcycles

Another amazing custom by CRD(Cafe Racer Dreams). This time they transformed a Honda CB 750 kz 1980 and named it "Black Cream", it features some …

Htp Anniversary Special Edition

We have featured HTP(Human Time Project) a couple of times before, a company created to aid health care workers in third world countries by selling …

Bmw Airflow 2 Helmet

Winner of the Red Dot design award, the AirFlow 2 Helmet lives up to its name in terms of aerodynamics and optimum ventilation. The urban helmet …

BMW

Band Car Charger | Charge 2 Devices Simultaneously

Band is a revolutionary ribbon style charger that lets you charge two devices simultaneously. Made from soft silicone, the unique 2ft cable features …

Oru Kayak | Origami Folding Boat

We have seen the ancient Japanese art of origami applied to sheets of paper for creating birds, plants and other shapes, but we never thought we´d …

Worx Semi-automatic Power Screw Driver

One for the handyman...If you´re an avid tool guru you´ll love this. The WORX WX254L SD Semi-Automatic Power Screw Driver features a gun-like slide …

Htp-m Anniversary Special Edition

Another special edition watch is now available at HTP(Human time Project). After the success of the HTP Special edition, they decided to do a limited …

Wooden Bow Ties

Now here is something fresh and original...Wooden Bow Ties! "Two Guys Bow Ties" create beautifully hand crafted bow ties using the highest quality …

Paracord Bracelets With Bike Chain Links

Another cool and original product we found on Etsy. Made from military grade 7 strand 550lb break-strength parachute cord, the bracelets are accented …

Ventura Sparc Mgs

Ventura watch company was established by Pierre and Yuko Nobs in 1989, they developed the first automatic watch with a digital display. Ever since, …

Sushi Bazooka

Finally Sushi Lovers! You can now make restaurant-quality sushi at home! The innovative Sushi Bazooka is very easy to use, simply fill the tube with …

Sombrero Juicer | By Umbra

We love a simple functional product...the Sombrero Juicer by Umbra is a clever, easy to use, hand-held citrus juicer. Simply place the juicer inside …

Element Portable Gas Grill | By Fuego

We love the design on this compact gas-powered grill by Fuego. The Element Portable weighs only 15 pounds, making it perfect for hassle-free …