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The SALT gun by Salt Supply is a new way to keep people you love safe, designed around the belief that a gun does not have to take a life to protect a life.

What Makes The s1 Pepper Spray Gun So Effective<p>Engineered to stop a criminal without the lethal threat to a curious child in case of an …

Teargas

The Weirdest Places to Take a Date in San Francisco

<i>By Derek Shaw</i><p>San Francisco is ripe with opportunities for adventure. It’s a city where boundaries are deconstructed, diversity is celebrated and …

Op-ed: This is why people hate Airbnb

Even a company worth billions can jump the shark.<p>In the wake of New Year's weekend, the news seemed inevitable. Some high school kids faked their …

Hospitality

The 5 Best Tenkara Fishing Rods

In a sport as resistant to change as fly-fishing, tenkara is a revolution. Actually a counterrevolution, since its stripped-down, minimalist …

Ubco Utility Bike

UBCO Utility Bike is a new rugged, off-road motorcycle developed by a group of New Zealanders that were trying to create an innovative product. Well, …

Bolt M-1

Posted in Motorcycles and Rides<p>San Francisco-based Bolt has created a new eco-friendly motorcycle with the light, nimble look of a moped. The M-1 is …

Nike Sb Koston 2 Max | Black/venom Green

Made with insights from legendary skateboarder Eric Koston, the latest version of the Nike SB Eric Koston 2 Max is looking sharp. The shoe is dressed …

Shoes

Nike Internationalist

We are digging this new colorway applied to the Nike Internationalist, an iconic look inspired by retro Nike running styles. The vintage runner …

Nike Roshe One “Triple Black”

Nike’s Roshe One was already a fan favorite, but if some of the bright colorways didn’t jive with your aesthetic, let us present something a bit more …

Shoes

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Ii

Meet the Chuck Taylor All Star II, the first new Converse All Star design in 98 years! This is the first major update to their groundbreaking and …

Shoes

Nike Air Max Tavas Carbon Green

Nike have unveiled a spectacular "carbon green” colorway for their popular Air Max Tavas sneakers. Built for the upcoming Fall season, this classic …

Shoes

Arckit | Architectural Model System

Explore your architectural ambitions with Arckit, an architectural model system convenient for aspiring or professional architects, homebuilders, …

Skysaver

Do you work or live in a multi-story building? Are you prepared for the risk of a fire? Preparing and practicing a fire escape plan is essential and …

Portable

Stary Is the World’s Lightest Electric Skateboard

The problem with most electric skateboards is they’re heavy—which, when you think about it, goes against one of the true benefits of using a …

Extreme Sports

Mission Critical Baby Carrier

The role of dads has sure changed from 10-20 years ago. Today a lot of dads are actively involved and enjoying a more nurturing role. Mission …

Globecruiser Motor Home

Action Mobil are specialists in building expedition vehicles, their highlight is the spectacular Globecruiser, a 4x4 top-class world touring vehicle, …

7 Camera Straps for Every Photographer

Most amateur photographers don’t give much thought to the slings around their cameras. But to echo Ken Rockwell, the internet’s chosen camera sage, …

Cracked Log Lamps

The Cracked Log Lamps are an award winning lighting proposal by an Aussie craftsman/artist named Duncan Meerding, he gets old savaged and obviously …

Travelbox Stores an Entire Apartment Inside

Stefan Juust is an architect with a very different perspective on what’s essential. The Travelbox he designed contains a basic set of furnishings …

Lexus Hoverboard

We’ve waited since <i>Back to the Future II</i> for a working hoverboard, and while we still don’t have one, it seems as if it’s getting closer and closer to …

Hoverboards

Ford’s New Smart Bike Will Keep You From Sweating

If you live and work in a major city, chances are good that you don’t drive to work. You probably don’t even own a car. Hey, you’re doing your part …

Battery Charging

20 Best Weekenders and Duffels to Buy Now

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated to reflect new selections for 2017.<p>When the occasion calls for light packing in something that’ll easily …

God Bless the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

225 <i>kilometers an hour? It’s 0.62, right? Why the hell can’t I figure it into miles? So 124 plus like 14 or 16 or…shit-shit-shit time to brake.</i> Turns …

Yamaha Xj750 | By Dream Wheels Heritage

Our Friday custom motorbike crush comes from Portugal-based Dream Wheels Heritage. The bike, a Yamaha XJ750 was bought in Germany in a miserable …

The Collingwood Hut

The Collingwood Shepherd Hut is an interesting housing possibility for those of us who just love the outdoors. This modular cabin can provide shelter …

Couple Lives Off-the-Grid in Incredible Floating, Self-Sustainable Home

Since 1992, husband and wife Wayne Adams and Catherine King have lived completely off-the-grid in a floating home made of 12 platforms in Cypress Bay, British Columbia. The Canadian couple and their two kids are completely self-sustaining, eating whatever King grows in her garden as well as the …

Off-grid

'Game of Thrones' Season 6: Jon Snow Is Really Dead, But Will He STAY Dead?

<i>Warning: Spoilers ahead from the "Game of Thrones" Season 5 finale and "A Song of Ice and Fire" books.</i><p><b>UPDATE: The Season 6 premiere has been given the title "The Red Woman," with "Jon Snow is dead" right in HBO's synopsis. It sounds like Melisandre is going to revive him, no? Or is the title in</b> …

TV Series

Ripsaw Ev2

Ladies and gentlemen, meet the Ripsaw EV2, a menacing vehicle that represents the pinnacle of tracked vehicle design. Developed by extreme vehicles …

Icon Dodge Power Wagon

Icon is a Californian builder known for their custom jeeps and trucks, the latest gem to roll out of their workshop is this spectacular 1964 Power …

iPad Mini

Uuni 2 | Wood-fired Pizza Oven

Uuni 2 is a small, fast and affordable wood-fired pizza oven. It takes the cost, bulk and hassle out of using a real wood-fired oven, no more is this …