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Give This Skilled Juggle-Drumming Street Performer All the World's Loose Change

It’s easy to walk right past most street buskers whose performances are often more annoying than entertaining. But were to you come across this guy, …

Recipes for Healthy DIY Sports Drinks

Somewhere in the past few decades, maybe after we put a man on the moon, it seemed we started to believe that the more engineered something was, the better. Sports drinks got so techy they were barely recognizable as something you’d willingly put in your body—with a list of ingredients to match. …

The Most Beautiful Fireworks Show in China Is Literally a Blacksmith Throwing Molten Metal Around

Fireworks, which were invented in China, are obviously a big deal in China. But no fireworks show in any part of the country and very probably the …

The Best Cycling Crash Saves

When you look up ‘cycling crashes’ on YouTube, there are thousands of horrific options to choose from. But today, we’re celebrating the near misses in the sport, from the hilarious to the impressive.<p><b>The One-Legged Wonder:</b> Alberto Contador may have crashed out of the Tour de France in 2014 trying to …

7 Short Videos That Will Make You More Social and Likable

Introverts and extroverts alike can increase their ability to connect and influence employees, customers, and co-workers.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining</i> …

Video - 'The Syndicate' - Episode 7

PowerPod moves power-metering from the cranks to the bars

Weighing in at just 32 g (1.1 oz), the PowerPod is installed below the head stem on your bike, and doesn't require any changes to the hardware on …

Prisoner Workout: Bodyweight Workouts | The Art of Manliness

Besides a few brief stints of freedom, notorious British criminal and troublemaker Charles Salvador (better known as Charles Bronson) has been …

How to corner with confidence

Getting through a corner efficiently and safely requires a combination of skills, plus confidence in your own ability as a rider and in the group on …

Cycling

How to Make the Best Limoncello You've Ever Had

Limoncello! That sweet, tart, and refreshingItalian after-dinner <i>digestif</i> can be a wonderful thing. But, typically, when you go for the store-bought …

Trunkmonkey

Say goodbye to cumbersome bike racks, TrunkMonkey is the world’s first inflatable, portable bike carrier that is truly universal for all vehicles and …

Model 01 Typist's Keyboard

I know the Model 01 is a "typist's keyboard" because some enthusiastic whippersnapper used it to type an <i>F'in fat wad</i> of text explaining the sculpted …

Yoyo Masters Dance with Incredible Dexterity

(Video Link)<p>Kuma Films calls them the "Dynamic Diabolic Duo." They're a pair of yoyo masters in Taipei who have amazing control over their …

Celluon PicoPro Laser Projector

The PicoPro is a pocket laser projector. It creates a 1920×720 display and has an HDMI port and Miracast for wireless streaming from Android and …

Recon Jet Smart Glass for Sports

Introducing Recon Jet, the new wearable eyewear made specifically for men and women with an active lifestyle. The Jet has a smart heads up display …

Ystudio Pens

With the world embracing technology in a mad frenzy, there is more typing and clicking happening than writing with a pen. Taiwanese designers Ystudio …

Dogging Is A Lot Harder Than It Looks

(Video Link)<p>Yo dog, I heard you like to catch balls, run around, jump and otherwise act silly, but you're kinda failing at all those things in this …

You Can Use Philips' First Rechargeable Hue Light Anywhere You Want

Philips’ Hue line of bulbs and other smartphone-controlled lighting accessories have been some of the more popular and successful home automation …

Invoke Specific Notification Center Views with a Keyboard Shortcut

Notification Center is great, and it's easy enough to create a keyboard shortcut to pull it up by just hopping into the Keyboard Shortcuts menu in …

30 Different Ways to Tie a Tie, in Videos and with Knot Ratings

You know there are multiple ways to tie a necktie, from four popular styles to this basic five-second method, but there are a whole lot of other tie …

How to get your bike saddle height right

Let's start by saying: there is no such thing as properly ‘setting your bike seat height’. However, there is such a thing as ‘setting your seat’. The …

Today’s Plan: training and analytics tailored to your event and daily schedule

Today’s Plan is a relatively young Australian software startup that launched at the beginning of 2015. The online platform seeks to bring the …

Fix a Sticking Drawer with Nylon Tape

If you have a drawer that's constantly getting stuck (or just isn't sliding open very smoothly), a bit of this special nylon tape can fix the problem …

Turbo training videos - Fat-burning turbo trainer workout

This turbo session is hard, but it's one of the best interval workouts cyclists can do to get into top condition, and if you’re looking for a great …

Unique Yaybahar acoustic instrument sounds like a digital space violin

Here's one out of left field. Turkish musician Gorkem Sen has invented a new kind of musical instrument that incorporates fretted strings, coiled …

Watch This Unicyclist Race a Pickup Down a Mountain

We've seen some slightly crazy stuff attempted on unicycles before, but attempting to race a pickup down a mountainside on one wheel definitely has …

Keirin Cut Jeans

Keirin Cut Jeans are specifically engineered for the athlete's physique. They provide extra room in the quads and glutes for those powerful, …

Flamestower Fire Charger

FlameStower is an ingenious device that lets you charge your USB-powered devices with fire! The convenient charger will power up any electronic …