Mike Sweet

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SolePower charges smartphones by harnessing walking power

What if people could charge their phones by going for a walk? No electricity, no power outlets, no more dealing with dead phone batteries. This idea actually isn't too farfetched.<p>A new Kickstarter campaign is focused on getting funding for a power generating shoe insert that lets users charge …

Hair Trends 2013 - Ape to Gentleman

Thinking of making a change to your hair style? Take a look at the latest hair trends for 2013 below first. Ape to Gentleman enlisted the help and …

Blue shirt and brown jacket, that blue pocket square too

Blue shirt and brown jacket, that blue pocket square too

Photographer’s Business Cards Created Using 35mm Film Slides

If you’re interested in making a positive impression on potential clients, but you don’t have the funds to spend on printing high-end branded …

Manliness and Physical Fitness | The Art of Manliness

<i>This post begins our series on the five switches of manliness. The five switches of manliness are the power switches that are connected to our primal</i> …

Blue buttonhole + Surgeon cuffs

Blue buttonhole + Surgeon cuffs

Viewfinder: The Story of the 501 Jean. A denim icon's history in video form. http://gear.gp/1aFauHC

Spotted on the Cannes red carpet: The top celeb hairstyles and how to get the look at home. http://ow.ly/lvC4J

Henry Cavill covers the latest issue of DETAILS magazine. Meet the new Man of Steel here: http://on.details.com/16tSROr

Men's Sandals: What Women Think

28 Beach Outfit Ideas to Steal from Celebs on Vacation

The sarong envy is real.<p>"Celebrities on vacation" season is fully underway, so naturally we're looking to them for cues on how to style our flip-flops and sunhat staples. Ahead, 28 celebrities keeping their style game strong even on their off-hours—poolside, beachside, and deckside—to serve as your …

The Best Bars in America, 2013

It's a tricky time for bars: are they places to escape reality, or are they places to marvel at how a drink gets made? So, as well as adding to our ever-growing list, we assess the state of things: the bars, the bartenders, the drinkers. Drinking itself.<p>It's a tricky time for bars: are they places …

Lower Antelope Canyon: Skylight

Indonesian photographer Hengki Koentjoro takes some pretty fantastic photos above water, but his underwater photos are made extra magical

Indonesian photographer Hengki Koentjoro takes some pretty fantastic photos above water, but his underwater photos are made extra magical.<p>You’ll spot sharks, coral, and fish of the likes we’ve never seen before.


Everest 2013: The Lonely Mountain

Since I last posted an update on the Everest climbing season, nearly everyone has departed the mountain. Most of the Sherpa teams have now descended, …

The 21 Most Important Voyages By Animals Riding Animals

Onward, noble steeds. To your place in history.<p>Follow Animals Riding Animals for more historic animal on animal voyages.

The 70 Best Jokes From "Arrested Development" Season 4

In case you want to relive those 15 episodes you marathoned. Here are some of the funniest jokes and running gags, presented in chronological order. WARNING: This will spoil the new season — go ahead and watch it first.

29 Things The U.K. Does That The U.S. Needs To Start Doing

Get it together, America.

These Flip Flops Make You Feel Like You're Walking on Grass All Day Long - Technabob

So you’re going to be walking around the beach this Summer. While you might like the feeling of sand between your toes, maybe you prefer the …

Dolphin-assisted births? Yeah, let's not go there.

An expectant couple from North Carolina are currently in Hawaii awaiting the birth of their baby. When the time comes, they will have a so-called</b> …

The 25 Most Epic Cat Beards Of All Time

Cat bearding! It's that thing where your cat is also your beard.

From Xbox One to Xbox None: The risks of an internet-required gaming console

Microsoft's next console brings with it one very important requirement: An internet connection.<p>If you can't get online, or don't want to, the Xbox One becomes useless.<p>Microsoft is making a bet that its next console can survive, perhaps even thrive, off of the purchases of those typically plugged-in …

What If There's No Internet?

I email. I search. I shop. I Facebook. I stream. I Skype. Every year I seem to do these things a little bit more. Stroke by stroke, as I slip deeper into the Internet's embrace, I find myself wondering:<p>"What would happen if the Internet went away?"<p>Can it? It was famously built to be indestructible, …

Photoshop Chimeras: Fantasy Creatures Created by Splicing Photos

Want to have some fun as you’re learning how to use Photoshop for image editing? Try creating a “Photoshop Chimera.” In Greek mythology, the Chimera …

Trick Photography eBook and Video Course

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …