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Ressence Type 3BB

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."<br>-Leonardo Da Vinci<p>Today <i>iW</i> revisits a classic, Ressence’s Type 3 was first released in 2013. The watchmaker has only released one other model, the Type 5 since the Type 3’s introduction. With its discs displaying hours, minutes, seconds and days that …

This Hyper-Local Hoodie Is Made (Almost) Only With Materials Within A 150-Mile Circle

By Ariel Schwartz4 minute Read<p>In California, gathering the ingredients for a locally sourced food product is a challenging but attainable goal. …

Ajit Narayanan: A word game to communicate in any language

Crushing the “1% rule”: How to convert content consumers into creators

One of the more persistent topics of debate for content sites is how we define creators versus consumers. But that argument is no longer relevant and …

The New Way to Wear White Shoes

<i>From the May 2013 issue</i><p><b>The first thing</b> you want to do is relax your definition. White need not mean the color of a brand-new piece of chalk or celebrity dentistry. In fact, it's probably better if it doesn't. Instead, look for a shade that has a hint of brown and some depth to it. You might also …

Paul Otellini's Intel: Can the Company That Built the Future Survive It?

As the CEO steps down, he leaves the Intel machine poised to take on the swarming ecosystem of competitors who make smartphone chips.<p>Forty-five years after Intel was founded by Silicon Valley legends Gordon Moore and Bob Noyce, it is the world's leading semiconductor company. While almost every …

The digital revolution? It's all a gift to the power of the state

On Monday the US justice department admitted it knew of every phone call made by 100 Associated Press reporters in April and May last year. It had …

Train Like an Ancient Hindu Warrior: The Steel Mace Workout | The Art of Manliness

The Great Gama: undefeated wrestler, owner of a heroic mustache, and mace trainer.<p><i>This post is brought to you by Onnit. Check out Onnit’s line of</i> …

Drive Tests the Mercedes-Benz SLS Electric Drive on the Track

Chris Harris is back again for Drive, this time taking Mercedes-Benz’s SLS Electric Drive for a<p>Chris Harris is back again for Drive, this time taking …

Shoe Porn: Converse X Missoni Auckland Racer

The first call from a cell phone was made 40 years ago today

Martin Cooper changed the world when he made the first cell phone call 40 years ago.<p>The former Motorola vice president and division manager made the call on the company's DynaTAC phone while standing in front of the New York Hilton on Sixth Avenue. His first call: to the head of research at Bell …

The Indestructible Touchscreen Kiosks That Will Take Over New York's Subways

Over the last few weeks you might've heard about the ultra-futuristic information kiosks recently developed for the New York City subway system. It's …

Quantum computing and the future of Moore's Law.

<i>Intel co-founder Gordon Moore famously wrote about how the number of transistors on silicon chips would double roughly every two years—an observation</i> …

Nike Lunar Force 1 "White Ice"

To welcome the Easter weekend, Nike has delivered a fresh white-on-white rendition of the Nike<p>To welcome the Easter weekend, Nike has delivered a …

14k-Mile Award Winner: 1958 Oldsmobile Super 88

This 1958 OldsSuper 88 sedan is described as an all-original example with under 14k miles on the clock according to the seller, who says the car …