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Dark side of Japan revealed in film about Internet cafe living

The bleak and unforgiving existence of Japan's salarymen and part-time workers, who often live in Internet cafes to save on rent, is difficult to …

This Photographer Proves Anyone Can Look Like An Elite Athlete With Just A Few Tricks

Look like an Olympian, no exercise (or Photoshop) required.<p>"I was visiting the offices of SmugMug when a conversation came up on how they were looking to fill up their gym with some black and white portraits of their employees working out," Von Wong told BuzzFeed Life. He proposed that they take …

Photography

2015 BMW R 1200 RT Supersport Touring Motorcycle Review: Serious Mileage Machine

My friend Bob rides BMWs. In the constantly evolving puzzle that is his garage, there’s always at least one BMW. For a little while last year, Bob and I went back and forth about trading my old Harley-Davidson Sportster for his old BMW R 1150 RT. We never made it work, and Bob sent his BMW down the …

It's Hard To Believe This Sharp, 5-Point Business Memo Was Written By A 23-Year-Old

Just three years ago, Evan Spiegel was a senior at Stanford University. Today, he runs a mobile application worth $10 billion, Snapchat. Spiegel turned 24 in June.<p>Going from a college frat boy to the CEO of today's hottest new startup isn't easy. Spiegel has been painted as tactless, spoiled and …

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: software

My mission to build a powerful gaming Hackintosh for $650 — $50 less than Apple’s midrange Mac mini — is almost complete.<p>In Part 1 of this guide, I covered the components I purchased for my build and recommended extras and alternatives for those with different budgets.<p>In Part 2, I walked you …

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: assembly

Now that we’ve got all the parts for our Hackintosh, it’s time to put them all together. This is the really fun part of this project: You’re turning processors and chips and motherboards into a working computer that’s going to do all kinds of things for you.<p>You’ll get an incredible sense of …

Computer Hardware

How to build a gaming Hackintosh on the cheap: hardware

I recently decided it was time to get a proper desktop computer. I needed it predominantly for work, but I wanted it to be powerful enough to play the latest games in 1080p without worrying about stuttering or terrible frame rates.<p>The new Mac lineup didn’t offer a perfect fit — the Retina 5K iMac …

Computer Hardware

Testing the Skully AR-1 heads-up display helmet

Augmented reality on two wheels.<p>We were recently invited to experience some gear we've been looking forward to for months—and what could be the most anticipated motorcycle helmet ever produced—the Sully AR-1. Skully is an augmented reality helmet that uses a built-in rear-view camera to provide a …

Ride-tested: Warm-weather motorcycle gear

Our quick guide to motorcycle gear that will help keep you comfortable, safe and looking good over the summer riding season.<p>Suit up and stay safe, comfortable, and stylish.

What you need to know about 3D-printed organs

Sure, 3D printers that can spit out chocolates, create shoes, handcraft cars and help astronauts sound fun and magical, but a lot of scientists are working to make models that aren't just fun. They're developing 3D printers that can also save and change lives by printing out functional human …

How to Stop Saying Um | The Art of Manliness

In the pursuit of becoming a better man, becoming well-spoken is a task that should not be overlooked. How you speak is a huge component of the …

7 lemons we can't help but love

These kinds of lemons squeeze you.<p>1. 2001-2005 Porsche 911 and Boxster<p>The engines in both 911 and Boxster models between 2001 and 2005 had a tiny little problem that could cause them to go from sports cars to really expensive paperweights suddenly and without warning. A faulty intermediate shaft …

The Father Of 3D Printing Is Being Inducted Into The National Inventors Hall Of Fame

With all the hubbub surrounding 3D printing as of late, it’s easy to think of it as something new. Something that, before 5 or 6 years ago, only existed in Sci-Fi novels.<p>Surprise! 3D printing has actually been around for decades. In fact, the first kinda-sorta functional 3D printer prototype was …

Photos From My Favorite Hikes Around the World

This week the #FriFotos theme is <b>HIKES</b>. I’m not what you would normally call an outdoorsy person, but in spite of that I find myself hiking a lot of …

Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6x6

Out with the camels, in with the über-G.<p>In the Middle East, only tourists ride on camels. Nowadays, oil-rich Arabian natives are more focused on jets and cars. Or, more accurately, Gulfstreams and huge SUVs. The garages of cashed-up kingpins house entire car collections, especially in the absurdly …

United Arab Emirates