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Sony shrinks its Digital Paper tablet down to a more manageable 10 inches

I had a great time last year with Sony’s catchily named DPT-RP1, an e-paper tablet that’s perfect for reading PDFs and other big documents, but one of my main issues was simply how big the thing is. Light and thin but 13 inches across, the tablet was just unwieldy. Heeding (I assume) my advice, …

Gear & Gadgets

Five reasons to prefer Apple Maps over Google Maps

Has there ever been an app that has caused so much of an uproar in the Apple community as Apple Maps? It was released in the fall of 2012 with iOS 6, and it was not received well to say the least. It was so poorly received that Tim Cook even wrote a letter apologizing for the poor launch of Apple …

Maps

Reinventing the Wheel - Technologue

...to include a motor with no unsprung weight penalty<p>Electric motors are round. Wheels are round. It’s a pretty natural impulse to combine the two. No lesser automotive luminary than Dr. Ferdinand Porsche did it first, inventing the wheel-hub motor in 1897. He mounted two of them to his …

Inventions

8 Great Pairs Of Sunglasses From Under-The-Radar Brands

Feast your sun-baked eyes<p>Choosing sunglasses must be approached with the utmost reverence, while considering a number of important factors. Do I like them? Do they fit my face? Do they suit the clothes in my wardrobe? And, most vitally, does every other Tom, Dick and Alessandro already own the same …

Men's Fashion

This $795 Navy Two-Piece Suit Is Now Just $300

Every guy should own a well-fitting navy suit for professional engagements. Its one of the most versatile suits you can own, working well for …

Men's Fashion

These six products only get better with age

Your smartphone will be worthless in a few years, but these buys improve as they get older.<p>Technology doesn’t age gracefully. Bricked phones and crapped-out hard drives retire to your junk drawer only a few years after emerging from their shrink wrap. A precious few of our worldly wants, however, …

Flavors

DS Announces New Flagship With "Amazing" And "Spectacular" Design

It will rival the BMW 5 Series, but it won't be a sedan.<p>Since becoming a standalone brand part of the PSA Group a few years ago, DS has been trying …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

How to Lease a $50,000 BMW for Less Than a Subway Pass

Mike Piccolo got a call from a friend about a deal on a new BMW with a price so cheap he thought it was a joke.<p>The 45-year-old financial advisor from …

Electric Vehicles

The Best Sunglasses for Men this Season

If you’re reading this at a sunny bar patio with squinty eyes because you failed to prepare with a pair of stylish shades, you’re in luck. We’ve …

Men's Fashion

Dear Rich Young Banker Dudes, Your Bags Suck

Do better.<p>Every woman has this kind of a story. It starts with a guy. The guy sucks. Hard. But he doesn't know that, so he hits on a girl who was born to hate guys like him. For him, it does not go well. For her, it becomes the perfect encapsulation of what it feels like to be morbidly single, with …

Louis Vuitton

The Luxury Menswear Brands That Are Worth A Long-Term Wardrobe Investment

Not all brands are created equal. As with cars, watches and fancy homes, the word ‘designer’ is often misused in clothing. Nowadays, designer fashion …

Men's Fashion

The 20 Most Iconic Dishes in Philadelphia

Everyone knows what you’re supposed to eat in Philly. Pick a cheesesteak or a hoagie (or both), stop for some water ice, buy a soft pretzel. But save room, because there’s way more to Philly’s ever-evolving food scene.<p>The city’s most iconic dishes are rooted in Italian-American traditions, original …

Menswear Trends for Summer 18 - CLOTHES MAKE THE MAN

WORDS BY RICHARD MEADOW<p>The cold weather is starting to evaporate as the snow recedes and the sun starts to shine through the clouds, which can only …

What to Wear to Every Type of Job Interview

From a tech start-up to a law firm.<p>There are a select few times in your life where stressing over what to wear is inevitable. Take, for example, a job interview. You're trying to land a gig through people whose actual jobs are to judge you. Your outfit is going to be part of that judgment—whether …

Men's Fashion

The company that designed Ferarri's will now make their electric supercars -

Iconic Italian design house Pininfarina SpA, known for designing decades of jaw-droppingly Ferraris, has finally puts its own name on the hood of a …

The 10 Most Valuable Sneakers of 2018 Q1

Sneaker fever hasn’t just gripped the world, it’s gripping the economy, too. The American market for deadstock sneakers has now eclipsed a colossal …

Nike Transfers Classic Mercurial Graphics to Its Air Max 270 Silhouette

Celebrating 20 year’s of the iconic football boot.<p>To celebrate 20 years of its iconic Mercurial football boot, Nike is set to release a string of Air Max 270 colorways with graphics inspired by the cleats. The colorways include a remake of the 1998 Mercurial — which was made famous by Ronaldo in …

Check Out the Nike Zoom VaporFly Elite FlyPrint

Originally seen on SneakerFiles: Check Out the Nike Zoom VaporFly Elite FlyPrintAfter launching the Nike Zoom VaporFly Elite, both Eliud Kipchoge and …

Shoes

VW will livestream I.D. R Pikes Peak race car's debut on Sunday

Details are still light, so hopefully the unveil will offer up more information.<p>You won't have to wait much longer to see Volkswagen's radical Pikes Peak electric race car.<p>Volkswagen will give the I.D. R an official debut on Sunday, April 22. It's an early one, taking place at 8 a.m. Eastern (5 …

Polestar 1 cuts loose with 600 hp in winter testing video

Here's the Polestar 1 doing some snowy road testing<p>Polestar's halo coupe, the shapely Polestar 1, is about to get its China debut at the Auto China show in Beijing next week, after its global presentation at the Geneva Motor Show last month. It arrives in China with greetings from snowy Sweden, as …

A Giant Fried Chicken Sandwich in Brooklyn — and Other Cheap Eats

<i>Three Great Cheap is a weekly series from critic Robert Sietsema that seeks to find and popularize New York City’s most interesting and inexpensive food in the five boroughs and beyond.</i> <i>Find the back catalog here</i><i>.</i> <i>Also consult</i> <i>the bigger cheap eats guide</i><i>, with maps, walking tours, and other …

What's the Coolest-Looking Factory Exhaust Ever Made?

There are all sorts of outrageous exhaust designs out there. Which is your favorite?<p>Over the years, manufacturers have come up with some seriously cool and unique ways of venting exhaust gases out of their engines. Which is your favorite?<p>Mine would probably have to be the exhaust on the …

Top Apple insider says this year’s iPhone X successors will start at just $550

The iPhone X isn’t the most affordable handset you can buy right now, although there are ways to make it feel less expensive. In most cases, you …

1972 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT

This 1972 Nissan Skyline 2000 GT was recently imported to the US after being purchased by the seller from a longtime Japanese collector and …

The 10 Best Ultra-Thin Watches You Can Buy in 2018

The pursuit of creating ultra-thin watches is decades old, but it seems as though the effort to produce impossibly slim watches has been heating up …

Audi R8 RWS review – cheaper and a lot more frightening

Audi R8 RWS<p>The first thing you notice about the new rear-wheel-drive Audi R8 RWS is that you <i>don’t</i> notice it’s the new rear-wheel-drive Audi R8 RWS.<p>Externally there’s not a badge or spoiler that’s significantly different to the quattro all-wheel-drive R8, while inside it’s only a small plaque above …

Think You Can’t Afford a Tailored Suit? Think Again!

<b>For those among us with a love of elegant lines and perfectly cut suits,</b> being on a tight budget often means scrolling through Pinterest and …

Report claims Samsung Galaxy S10 will add 3D face scanning, in-display fingerprint sensor

Samsung has spent years refining the form factor that debuted in the Galaxy S6, and with the Galaxy S9 family, we saw the best iteration to date. Many are expecting a big change in the coming Galaxy S10, and today, we’re getting a few potential details.<p>According to a report from <i>The Bell</i>, Samsung is …

Put Your Best Foot Forward with these 8 Sock Subscription Boxes

It finally happened. We have reached peak subscription box.<p>Since 2012 when the first fully-realized subscription boxes hit the internet, the sheer …

Clothing

The 5 Best Leather Briefcases To Buy Under $100

<b>* Upgrade your office attire with a briefcase</b> <b><br>* 5 highly-rated premium leather bags for under $100</b> <b><br>* Different looks for every style</b><p>Even though …