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First Ride Review: 2017 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer

“The customers asked for it, so we built it.” That’s what Ducati claim with respect to their latest Scrambler Café Racer model, which taps into the …

2017 Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled - FIRST RIDE REVIEW

<i>From the January/February 2017 issue of</i> Cycle World <i>magazine:</i><p>“When you say this is the only bike you have, does that mean the only bike you have here …

New Ducati Scrambler Café Racer presented at Eicma

<b>DUCATI</b> has revealed the latest addition to the Scrambler family – the Scrambler Café Racer at the Eicma show in Milan.<p>Ducati says it draws …

The Creamiest Cacio e Pepe Ever, Approved by Mario Batali

What do you say when former Iron Chef Mario Batali says he's a fan of your food blog? How about when he casually invites you to breakfast? If you're …

Ahhh -- Spring: 8 Recipes To Welcome The Season

It's about time: extended daylight, bike rides and a new crop of fresh produce. What better way to welcome the warmer weather than with some fresh seasonal recipes.<p><b>1. Baby Spinach with Fresh Berries, Pecans & Goat Cheese in Raspberry Vinaigrette</b><p>Fresh berries make an elegant addition to this salad …

2016 Triumph Thruxton R first ride review

This has to be one of the greatest days that anybody has ever had. I'm on the beautiful roads outside of Cascais, Portugal, and started my day off …

Whiskey Drinks We Love: The Prospector

Add all the ingredients to a mixing glass and fill with ice.<p>Stir for 15 seconds and strain into a coupe glass.<p>Express the oils of the lemon twist …

REVEALED! 2016 Triumph Thruxton and Thruxton R

Look at the new <b>Triumph</b> Thruxtons, and you see thoroughly updated modern classics, machines that embrace the appearance and aesthetics of café racers …

Motorcycles

The top 11 street food dishes of Paris and where to find them

Strict regulations and a fear of a <i>malbouffe</i> invasion kept Paris from hopping on the street food bandwagon when it rolled into other European …

The Easiest Way to Photo Book

A few selfies here, 38 sunset pics there, screenshots, pocket shots, a meme someone once shared... Who wants to spend time sorting through all those …

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The Complete Guide to Productivity

<i>This post originally appeared on The Growth List</i><p>Let’s face it.<p>We all want more time in our lives.<p>It could be an evening to spend more time with our family and friends, a 30-hour day to grow our business, or simply time to close our eyes and relax.<p>If you would like to make more effective use of your …

Lifecycle Emails: Magic Pixie Dust for User Onboarding

<i>Samuel Hulick is a long time UX consultant with an intense focus on user onboarding. This post originally appeared on the Help Scout blog.</i><p>Unless your product is eyebrow-raisingly basic, there’s a very, very good chance that a new user won’t get to experience all the value you have to offer in their …

Productivity

6 Classic, Mad Men-Inspired Cocktails to Serve at Your Next Party

Try these fun new takes.<p>Classic cocktails made with whiskey, bourbon, rye, and gin are more popular than ever. Get to know them again, then try these fun new takes.

Momoto SR500: blueprint for a budget cafe

Half a century ago, a café racer was a bike stripped to the essentials. Tuned for maximum performance over the short haul, it was usually a secondhand bike that didn’t break the bank—and was tweaked on a budget.<p>These days, the true modern café racer is probably a ‘streetfighter,’ a battered GSX-R …

Motorcycles

Boom For Mac Is An Equalizer That Improves Your Sound

There are plenty of apps that claim to improve your computer’s sound, but what if one actually did? When I installed Boom 2 for Mac today, I almost couldn’t believe it.<p>Boom is an equalizer for system-wide audio; once you install it, all your audio is fine-tuned to sound better. This means it works …

3 things you need to be a creative director

As a designer, your go-to means for getting the job done likely includes some combination of Adobe's Creative Cloud, Google, and good old-fashioned …

Creativity

How to start freelancing (without quitting your day job)

Want to make some side income?<p>Perhaps you have a passion that you want to turn into a business, but you’re not quite sure if it’ll be successful …

How to find your purpose -- and live it

Certain people exude such a powerful presence that they can absolutely captivate you within the very first moment of meeting them.<p>When I was introduced to Bill Thomas at a conference, he was that kind of mesmerizing.<p>A fortysomething, Harvard-trained doctor casually dressed in jeans and …

Why Talented Creatives Are Leaving Your Shitty Agency

<i>I wrote this post last year on</i> <i>my blog</i><i>, just before I decided to leave the industry and set-up my own startup called</i> <i>Marvel</i><i>. I thought it would be</i> …

Shop Visit: See See Motor Coffee Co.

Thor Drake owns Portland’s finest custom motorcycle store. He is also improbably tall, and his name is pronounced ‘Tor’ with no ‘h’. You could say he’s the living embodiment of the city’s unofficial slogan: “Keep Portland Weird.”<p>If the name sounds familiar, that’s probably because Thor runs The One …

Playing Hookie: Nico Mueller's killer CB750

It takes more than a run-of-the-mill Honda CB750 to get our attention these days, but this low-slung <i>speziall</i> from Germany is very special indeed. The stance is spot on, the lines flow with purpose, and the finish is stark and beautiful.<p>It’s the sixth build from Dresden-based Hookie Co., the …

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This Pop-up Cocktails Book Is Actually the Classiest Drinks Menu of All Time

When your bar program name-drops Monet, entails fancy things like Martini Rosato pressure-infused strawberries, and includes five-figure Champagne …

Guinness Chili

A classic comfort dish gets bolstered with two bottles of beer in this Guinness chili recipe.<p>½ lb. bacon, diced<br>1 ½ lb. ground round (ground beef, 90% …

6 motorcycle movies worth watching

The fine art of the motorcycle movie has hit a speed hump in recent years. Raw and gritty paens to the alternative lifestyle are harder to find. And easy access to broadcast-quality DSLR recording has caused a rise in quantity rather than quality.<p>But it’s not all showers of sparks from angle …

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