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This New Knife Is Subtle, Futuristic and Practical

While many knife manufacturers continue to stick to tried-and-trusted aesthetics, Zero Tolerance continues to lean its designs against hard angles …

Picture Perfect: TV Settings That Deliver the Ultimate Picture Quality

If you recently bought a new television, you’ll notice that things have changed when it comes to out-of-the-box TV settings.<p>It used to be that when …

Tutorials

To Get the Most From Your Slow Cooker, Make Bone Broth

According to Hugh Acheson — famed Southern chef, <i>Top Chef</i> judge and recipient of multiple James Beard Foundation Awards — cooking a dish from scratch …

These Gmail searches will dig up stuff you never knew you missed

Find lost messages, unearth attachments, clear your inbox, and more.<p>Gmail dominates the email landscape. It provides gigabytes of storage, works at super-fast speeds in any browser, and automatically sorts messages into specialized sections depending on their content and importance. But perhaps its …

This Week in Gear

<i>Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of the best new gear pulled</i> …

The 50 Best Boots for Men

CHELSEAS, CHUKKAS & MORE<p><i>This guide to the best boots for men covers nine different categories, including work boots, Chelseas, chukkas and</b> …

The Grovemade Desk Shelf System Gets Your Workstation In Order

Posted in Gear and Space and Table and Work<p>By creating a space for everything, the Grovemade Desk Shelf system is designed for effortless …

Found: Yes, 24-Hour Watches Are a Thing and They’re Rad

Though the vast, vast majority of analog watches tell time on a 12-hour scale, there are several watchmakers that have historically produced watches …

Watches

How to Shuffle Poker Chips Like a Pro

If poker has a sound, it’s the constant <i>clickity-clack</i> of chips being stacked, divided and re-stacked in alternating regularity. “Shuffling,” as this …

Onyx Blade by Rough Crafts

Posted in Motorcycles and Rides<p>With its sporty 689cc parallel twin, Yamaha’s FZ-07 makes a versatile platform for customization. Taipei’s Rough …

Skinners Footwear

Posted in Sneakers and Sport and Wear<p>Blurring the line between socks and shoes, Skinners are ultraportable minimalist footwear for sport, yoga, …

2017 Porsche Panamera

Posted in Cars and Rides<p>For 2017, Porsche has redesigned the Panamera. Most will agree that the outline of this 2nd-generation, aluminum-body sedan …

Danner Mountain 600

Posted in Boots and Wear<p>The Mountain 600 blends the look of a classic Danner hiking boot with the modern, lightweight performance of a Vibram Fuga …

The Strand & The West Titanium EDC Pocket Knives

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>Because knife is life, we’re always on the lookout for fresh hardware. SoCal-based bladesmith Bryce Alexander has created two …

M-550 Pro Bugout Frag Survival Grenade

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>The grenade-shaped M-550 Pro Bugout Frag with integrated survival kit will be very useful when you’re up the proverbial creek …

The Clipper is a Slim, Minimalist EDC Knife from Civilware

Posted in Gear<p>Civilware’s Clipper Folding Knife is a handy EDC implement. The minimalist design features a 3-inch stainless blade with a titanium …

The Fuze Card Replaces All the Plastic in Your Wallet

Posted in Gadgets and Tech<p>Fuze is a smart card that consolidates your entire wallet into one card. It holds up to 30 cards and will work at retail …

The TriTac EDC is a James Bond-Worthy Pen Knife

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>You can’t use a machete for everything. Occasionally it’s better to have a smaller instrument. Like the TriTac EDC Pen. This …

Smart Multi-Tools Are the Gift Every Guy Really Needs

This year, do something different. Skip the last-minute Hallmark card hunt. Toss those insufferable whiskey stones into the deepest body of water you …

9 Excellent Everyday Carry Flashlights

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. You can find last year’s picks on Page 2.<p>A good EDC flashlight should have some, …

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

Posted in Best Books for Men and Media<p>In this new memoir, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the $30 billion-dollar global …

Casio Pro Trek PRW-7000

Posted in Watches and Wear<p>It’s got analog looks but the technology in this rugged, Pro-Trek adventure watch from Casio can’t be overlooked. Triple …

Leica Noctivid Binoculars

Posted in Gear<p>With an all-new design that combines a total of 12 glass lens elements and innovative internal mechanics, Leica’s Noctivid binoculars …

Shinola x Leatherman Multi-tool

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>Leatherman and Detroit-based Shinola came together for the creation of a special collab that combines the popular Charge AL …

Mountainsmith Tanuck 40 Backpack

Designed in collaboration with pro photographer Chris Burkard, the Tanuck ($230) is made of tough, water-resistant Cordura fabric and comes with a lifetime warranty. Photographer-friendly features include: room to carry at least two camera bodies and lenses; a padded laptop sleeve; a chest-mounted …

Gerber Center-Drive

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>The Center-Drive is designed to do a lot of different things—not just passable functions but actual work. It features …

Gear Review: SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger

Along with a sleek new face-lift, SPOT’s second-generation personal locator beacon improves upon its predecessor (an Editors’ Choice Award winner in …

Top 10 multitools: Be prepared for anything | ZDNet

Victorinox SwissCard<p>A credit-card sized multitool that you can slip into a purse of wallet. Kitted out with the same high-quality scissors that you …

Multi-tools

This Tough Tactical Pen Could Save Your Life

No, you never want to bring a knife to a gunfight. But what about a pen to a knife fight? Maybe, if you've got fast hands—and at least one of them's …

Self Defense