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Nuts and Bolts ID: How Much Design Can You Get Into a Garbage Can?

While this informercial below cracked me up...<p>...I can't deny that I hate pulling the bags out of the large garbage can I keep in my studio. To …

Handy

What It Takes

What It Takes<p><i>I wrote this last week and debated posting it. On the surface, it doesn’t directly relate to the unemployed lifestyle. But as I re-read</i> …

Timeless Heirlooms To Ensure Your Descendants Are As Cool As You

The legacy we leave behind speaks to our character for years to come. While the countryside estate and granny’s meat pie are symbolic of your …

This Week in Watches: August 5, 2014

<b>20,000 Leagues Under the Sea</b><br>Last night in New York, filmmaker James Cameron presented a new version of the Rolex DeepSea Sea Dweller commemorating …

15 Things for Men

With 300 MPH In Its Sights, The Fastest Car In The World Just Got A Lot Faster

In doing so, the small Houston-based company dethroned Volkswagen Group's multimillion-dollar Bugatti 16.4 Veyron Super Sports as the fastest car in the world.<p>This week, the company announced plans to up the ante by the releasing the more powerful Venom F5, named after the strongest category of …

50 Best Watch Brands & Their Amazing Stories

No matter how far we come in technology, the mechanical movements of a timeless wristwatch will always be a fascinating work of art. An art that has …

GRUBER: The iWatch Is Coming Next Month

Apple is widely expected to unveil its new iPhone next month, but one report suggests the company may also introduce the iWatch in September as well.<p>Well-connected Apple blogger John Gruber of Daring Fireball says Apple will unveil "their first wearable wrist thing next month."<p>This contradicts a …

Microsoft Scraps Windows 8 Major Updates. Bets The Farm On Windows 10

It’s official, Windows 8 is a write-off . Sales for the operating system have been poor and now it is even starting to lose market share to Windows 7. To Microsoft’s credit it has bravely persisted addressing issue after issue. Most notable was the major Windows 8.1 Update 1 patch released in April …

New iPhone 6 Rear Shell Photos Show Recessed Volume Buttons, Scratch-Resistant Apple Logo

Last month, luxury modified iPhone vendor Feld & Volk [Instagram page] shared some high-quality photos and a video of the purported rear shell of the iPhone 6. The part was in an intermediate stage of production, and thus had not been fully processed and polished, but it still offered a good look …

More photos of the iPhone 6 just leaked, possibly showing its camera, home button, and more

A new leak claims to show the rear shell of Apple’s iPhone 6, providing yet another look at what could be the iPhone’s redesigned body.<p>The new images, published by Feld & Volk, a company that adds luxurious modifications to iPhones, seems to be consistent with previous leaks. The photos were first …