Richard So

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How to Photograph Star Trails: The Ultimate Guide

Photographing the night sky can be a surreal experience, and star trail photography is highly rewarding if you have a bit of patience. Those 2 hour …

House Tour: A Modern Farmhouse-Style Historic Home

<b>Name:</b> Kevin and Lori Shoults <b><br>Location:</b> Barrington, Illinois <b><br>Size:</b> 5,700 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned 9 years<p>This home was once a farmhouse in the …

Roofing

Cabins With Modern Design

(Image credit: Home DGSN)<p>Humans don't hibernate, but you might be tempted to when you see these four gorgeous modern cabins. Generally, coziness …

New York State

20+ Unbelievable Photos Showing That Angle Is Everything

So many images are Photoshopped these days that it's hard to know what to believe anymore. But you don't need to be an editing wizard to mess with …

How to create a fake HDR effect in Photoshop

HDR tonemapping is the Marmite of photography. It’s something people either love or they hate, but even if you hate it, when used subtly it’s a …

Tutorials

Perkins+Will design of SRAM headquarters is a bike-friendly dream office.

Will the resurgence in urban cycling ever be matched by a rise in bike-friendly offices? Recently architecture and design firm Perkins+Will completed …

101 Bike Maintenance Tips Every Cyclist Should Know

Your guide to a longer cycling life—for your bicycle, your gear, even a few friendships<p>Your bicycle doesn’t run on leg power alone. It also needs a little lube, a lotta­ love, and a good ­listen. You may not know every remedy your bike needs to live a long life, but you can gain enough wisdom along …

The Psychology of Why We Prefer Expensive Things

It's hard to ignore the stigma of what's cheap. We've been trained over the years to equate price with value. When faced with two options–for a chair …

Psychology

DCILY’S COFFEE LOVER GIFT GUIDE 2014

With one week until Hanukkah begins and two weeks before Santa arrives, there’s still time to get the perfect gift for the coffee lover in your life. …

Coffee

The KitchenAid Precision Press

It’s been over four years since I wrote about the simple joy of brewing coffee with a French press. During that time a lot has happened in the world …

Coffee

SRAM’s eTap: Shifting finally makes sense

SRAM's shift logic is simply more logical. Photo: Caley Fretz | VeloNews.comSCHWEINFURT, Germany (VN) — Though the cycling world uses the term “shift …

Inventions

The Week in Review: Benefits of Coffee

Coffee drinkers received some good news this week from new research pointing to the benefits of the popular beverage. A new study from scientists in Korea found drinking between one and five cups of coffee every day is good for arteries.<p>Calcium deposits in arteries, which cause blockage, were at …

INTRODUCING SRAM RED ETAP

At SRAM, we know that if a technological advancement clutters the experience, it shouldn’t be called an advancement at all. Because it’s a bicycle. …

Wireless

KitBrix Cycling Bags Will Make Obsessive Organizers Rejoice

Keep your gear sorted with these handy cubic bike organizers<p>I spend a ton of time on the road, which means my stuff is usually crammed in a few big bags that explode upon unzipping them in hotel rooms. (Sorry, everyone I’ve ever traveled with!) But I’m also an obsessive organizer, or at least, I …

Home Audio, theatre & hidden speakers - Bowers & Wilkins | B&W

The latest version of our flagship range introduces a radical redesign, next-generation technologies, and a whole new standard for audio …

ROK | Homepage for the ROK espresso maker

FEEL THE COFFEE<p>Watch the video made by our wonderful US distributor.<p>And checkout ROK featured in GQ magazine, here. Best stuff of 2012.<p>MAKE AMAZING …

mid century modern planters

A guide to Vietnamese coffee

Strong and flavourful Vietnamese coffee makes converts as quickly as it raises pulses. French colonists might have introduced coffee to Vietnam, but the morning cup of <i>ca phe</i> soon became a local habit. With variations that make use of yoghurt, eggs and even fruit, Vietnamese coffee has developed a …

Don't Skip the Swatch

<b>Tip</b>: Evaluate your paint swatches at different times of day to make sure you see just how the color will change over time. Also, move the paint …

Home Depot

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Staying in the Shadows

<b>Introducing Rapha’s latest innovation in bad-weather racewear.</b><p>For yellow jersey contenders like Team Sky’s Chris Froome, staying near the front of …

Everyday Aero

<i>How a brand new Rapha Road Race Aerosuit was developed for Chris Froome and Team Sky’s tilt at the Tour de France.</i><p>The bicycles of the peloton are …

Team Sky Le Départ

<i>It's time to say goodbye. After four world-class years, the Rapha and Team Sky partnership is coming to an end. In celebration of all the mountaintop</i> …

Bay Ten Espresso

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