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Weird Ways to Lose Weight

7 Weird Things That Promote Weight Loss<p>And get this: One of ‘em is chocolate!<p>If you want to shed pounds, you know the best way to do it: healthy eating and exercise. That being said, we’ve learned about some pretty interesting—and, well, seriously strange—weight-loss tricks via research over the …

Boomcase

Boomcase is a rechargeable vintage suitcase boombox handmade in California. Each Boomcase is made with repurposed vintage suitcases, and can play …

Watch Collector Cases | By The Martinator

If like us you have an obsession with watches, you will love this. The Martinator is a recent brand by Martin Lim, he customises watch cases out of …

Laptops

Pop Desk | By Native Union

POP Desk is an original retro handset by Native Union, the same guys behind the very popular POP phone. The cool accessory turns your iPhone into a …

The Best of Romantic Ireland

With castles and legends, Old World hospitality and indulgent experiences, epic scenery and fairy trees, Ireland is a world of romantic mystique.<p>Here are some of the key highlights from around the Emerald Isle:<p><b>> Ardmore and Environs</b> (County Waterford)<p>Quiet Ardmore offers jaw-dropping sea views, …

RIPPLE Floating Vase

This beautiful vase is shaped like ripples in the water. It floats stunningly in a vessel filled with water once a small flower is placed into its …

The 18 Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipes of All Time | HiConsumption

When we are in the mood for something tasty, that takes minimal effort to cook, a grilled cheese sandwich is always the go-to. There’s no better …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

National Parks

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National Geographic Travel

Ace Hotel Opens in London

Ace Hotel—already known for bringing a hipster vibe to its boutique properties in Palm Springs, California; Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington; …

A Sleek Radio And Speaker That Channels Dieter Rams

For the most part, today’s portable speakers are aping their larger wired predecessors. The aesthetics of a classic amplifier are easily traced in the Jambox, Sonos, or even the Kickstarter success Hidden Radio–the perforations in the gasket, the oft-seen rectangular shape, the dark hues.<p>These tech …

Product Design

Hot Sauce Cookbook

For daredevil culinary fans who enjoy giving their taste buds a good spanking, get yourself some tantalizing tips from the Hot Sauce Cookbook. It's …

Clockee Talkee Walkie-Talkie Clock

An affordable clock and thermometer that doubles as a two-way intercom. Its minimal design will blend in pretty much anywhere. Talk to all Clockee …

The Cities That Live Behind Walls

For thousands of years, humans have been defending their cities by building huge walls around them. Over time, the cities often spill over the walls …

Maps

Butt Station Tape Dispenser, Pen & Memo Holder

Subscribe now to our FREE newsletter!<p>Subscribe NOW to Gadgets Matrix weekly newsletter! You will receive the weekly selection of the best gadgets!<p>It …

Umbrella Handle Coat Hooks

Well here’s a super smart way to reuse what is generally the only salvageable part of broken umbrellas. Dutch firm Schroot Hoop Design creates these …

National Geographic Travel

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Travel

JPEGS: J Hooks with Handy Pegs

Leave it to Thabto to come up with a quirky name like Jpegs for these J-hooks.<p>Inspired by the classic wooden clothes peg, these hooks can manage just …

Pile: Make Your Own Candle Holders by Beatriz Nuño

Product designer Beatriz Nuño focuses on the importance of play with a simple candle holder she calls Pile. Each scrap piece of wood comes with a …

Furniture

Video of the week: The Quiet City: Winter in Paris

A languid and mesmerizing ode to the big city, “The Quiet City: Winter in Paris” is a stark and beautiful short film that takes us through a slow …