Lucas Luxton

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Ring Rows Build Bodyweight Strength for Rope Climbing

The bodyweight row is a deceptive exercise that many people mistakenly overlook, thus missing out on its potential benefits. Ring rows build the …

Texas teacher had sex with her 8th grade English student ‘on almost a daily basis,’ police say

Alexandria M. Vera, an eighth-grade English teacher at Stovall Middle School in Houston, told police in April that the relationship she had with one of her students started through messages on Instagram — and had evolved into a great love.<p>On Wednesday, two months after the police investigation …

Villa Boreale

Located inside the Municipality of Petite-Riviere-St-Francois and near the ski center Le Massif, Villa Boreale is the ideal getaway in eastern …

Architecture

Audioengine's HD6 powered speakers pack Bluetooth and a built-in amp

If you're not familiar with the name Audioengine in regards to speakers and other audio gear, allow us to introduce you. The company may not be a big-name brand, but it has a knack for stellar sounding tech. Adding to its arsenal this week, Audioengine debuted the HD6 powered speakers. Inside the …

The mysterious startup that raised $500 million from Google has an insanely cool website

Magic Leap, the mysterious augmented reality startup that raised $542 million from Google, has one of the coolest websites in the world.<p>In case you …

5 steps to standing out when you first meet a VC

I often ask entrepreneurs I’m meeting for the first time to imagine that our meeting just ended and it was a great success from their point of view. Then I ask, “What made this such a great meeting for you?”<p>It is a dependable way to guide a conversation to a meaningful outcome and lead …

Mirador House

Designed using basic geometric shapes, the Mirador House by Gubbins Arquitectos strikes a powerful juxtaposition with the rocky cliffs on which it …

Architecture

10 Things Organized People Do Every Day

Being organized isn't just about going through your paper piles once in a while. It's not just about doing the spring cleaning thing once a year …

A 30-Second Ritual To Start Every Day Off Right

All of us all want to be happy. And despite the way our culture commonly approaches this conversation, happiness is actually a relatively simple …

Deus Ex Machina BMW Heinrich Maneuver Motorcycle

Celebrating BMW's tradition of form and function, the Deus Ex Machina BMW Heinrich Maneuver Motorcycle is a throwback to the work of the renowned …

Motorcycles

Tivoli Model One Radio

Sometimes you don't need the entire universe of audio sources at your disposal. Sometimes just a radio will do. And for times like those, the Tivoli …

Audiophile

Phase One Alpa A-Series Camera

And here you thought your DSLR had killer resolution. The new Phase One Alpa A-Series Camera combines a Phase One digital medium format back with an …

Cameras

This is why the iPhone 6 doesn't have a sapphire screen

The inside story of the billion-dollar bet that didn't pay off<p>The iPhone 6 was supposed to have a sapphire display. More than a year ago, Apple turned to GT Advanced Technologies, the now-bankrupt supplier, to solve its longstanding problems with scratched and cracked displays. But as soon as the …

Audioengine B2 Bluetooth Speaker

Audioengine is well known for crafting solid speakers — their A2+ is one of the best budget Hi-Fi components around — so it makes sense that they'd …

Gear & Gadgets

Oddball USB stick offers infinite iPhone storage

Slo-mo videos have become my favorite new thing to shoot with the iPhone 6 Plus now that Apple added the ability to spit out gorgeous vids at 240 FPS, but my slo-mo addiction comes at a heavy cost: storage space.<p>The best smartphone camera in the world doesn’t mean jack if your 16GB iPhone can’t …

My name is Dan and I had a bent iPhone

But I'm not losing sleep over it<p>#Bendgate. In the roughly six weeks that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have been in customers' hands, there have been reports that the devices bend without any provocation from owners. (There has also been plenty of evidence that the new iPhones will bend if you actually …

How to Master CrossFit Double Unders

Photo: Pond5<p>If the last time you touched a jump rope was in grade school, it’s time to get back into the swing of things. A trusted training method …

Fitness

Braun Prestige Chronograph Watch

Every designer on the planet owes a debt to Dieter Rams, the man behind some of Braun's most enduring designs. Now you can take a piece of that …

Chronographs

Sense is a glowing sphere that watches over you while you sleep

This sleek sleep tracker analyzes your bedroom, and your sleep patterns<p>At age 19, Londoner James Proud decided to skip out on college and move to the States.<p>As one of several "Thiel Fellows," Proud received a $100,000 grant from esteemed venture capitalist Peter Thiel to skip college, move to San …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Bonneville T100 by Maccomotors

Success can be both a blessing and a curse. While a well-received build can put a custom shop on the map, it can just as easily lock them into a certain style. Not ideal in an industry where progression is key.<p>This is the position that Jose and Tito of Maccomotors found themselves in not too long …

Eames Lounge Chair & Ottoman

It doesn't matter if you're outfitting a modern, all-white loft apartment 50 floors above Manhattan, an all-glass beach house in Malibu, an all-wood …

Lofts

Barcelona Couch

Mies van der Rohe's Barcelona chair is as iconic a piece of furniture as exists — but as with most single-seat creations, it can get kind of lonely. …

Furniture

Tanner Goods Nokori Chair

If you prize comfort as much as you value beautiful design and hand-craftsmanship, then you need the Tanner Goods Nokori Chair. Hand made in …

Minimalism

Whistle Dog Activity Monitor

There's no time like the summer to get out and experience everything the outdoors have to offer — and there's no better companion to do it with than …

Rechargeable Batteries

Are Legumes “Paleo”? And Does It Really Matter?

I recently went on the Dr. Oz show to discuss my book, Your Personal Paleo Code (published in paperback as <i>The Paleo Cure in December 2014</i>). (If you …

This is the beautiful Leica camera designed in part by Apple's Jony Ive

It's a rare day that Apple chief of design Jony Ive works on a product that doesn't bear his employer's logo. But he's done just that for a charity auction, working together with famed industrial designer Marc Newson to design a very special edition Leica M rangefinder camera. The one-of-a-kind …

Apple's most important introductions: Tim Cook, Craig Federighi, and Jony Ive

Apple's iPhone PR blitz puts the focus on its executive team<p>Two new iPhones arrived in stores this morning, accompanied by the usual fanfare in the press and lines at retail stores around the world. As it has done for decades now, Apple has granted high-profile interviews to a few favored outlets, …

What A Difference Six Years Makes...

Steve Ballmer, 2007:<p>Right now we’re selling millions and millions and millions of phones a year. Apple is selling <i>zero</i> phones a year.<p>It’s sort of a funny question. Would I trade 96% of the market for 4% of the market? (Laughter.) I want to have products that appeal to everybody.<p>Now we’ll get a chance to go through this again in phones and music players. There’s no chance that the iPhone is going to get any significant market share. No chance.<p>Mobile devices. We have almost no share.