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These Weighted Blankets Could Unlock a Better Night’s Sleep

Getting a good night’s sleep isn’t always easy. Lots of issues cause restlessness, but a factor that often gets overlooked is your bedding. One item …

Sleep

10 Fall Cocktails So Good, You Won't Even Wait for September

Few tastes are quintessentially fall. You know them—they’re the ones that bring the warmth and comfort of familiarity each year when autumn rolls …

Chai

Tonal Strength Training System

Peloton's screen-enabled, trainer-driven routines have revolutionized home aerobics. Tonal aims to do the same for strength training. This sleek, …

Exercise

This New Smart Fitness Machine Will Change How You Lift Weights

Anyone can hop on an elliptical or treadmill and workout, but when it comes to lifting weights and knowing what exercises to do and how much weight …

Electromagnetism

This Compact Meal Prep Bag Can Make Your Day Easier

The concept of meal prepping can seem daunting at times. Having to get all of your food for the day (and sometimes the week) ready before leaving the …

Storage Ideas

Rolls-Royce Engine Maintenance Robots

Jet engine maintenance can be expensive and slow, thanks to their closed nature and the need to take the engine off the aircraft completely to …

Robotics

Protect Your Apple Watch With This Low-Profile Tactical Band

The Apple Watch has convinced a larger set of people to wear watches. But similar to smartphones, it’s probably a good idea to have some sort of …

Apple Watch

Today in Gear: RhinoBand’s Protective Apple Watch Band, Filson’s Affordable New Workwear Line and More

<i>We’ve made some new adjustments to Today in Gear, including a new publishing time of 4 p.m. in order to capture all the day’s new stories. Comments</i> …

Apple Watch

Victorinox Swiss Army Steak Knives

Built around strong, razor-sharp forged blades, these Victorinox Swiss Army Steak Knives let you focus your effort on the conversation instead of …

Knives

5 Whiskey Cocktails That Will Never Let You Down

Much like with fashion, or tech, trends in cocktail culture come and go. But some drinks never change. From the Old Fashioned to the mint julep, here …

Made in America

How to Make a Classic Sazerac

While early recipes for the Sazerac — America’s (alleged) first cocktail — called for Cognac, absinthe, Peychaud’s Bitters and sugar, today’s …

My Absolute Favorite Rugged Pants (That Aren’t Jeans) Are Back in Stock With New Colors

I mention my affinity for the Western Rise AT Slim Rivet pants every opportunity I get. People ask about them, sure, but I also tend to bring up …

Clothing

Hands-On With Apple's New $699 Blackmagic eGPU

Alongside the new 13 and 15-inch MacBook Pro models introduced last week, Apple also debuted a new eGPU enclosure designed in partnership with Blackmagic.<p>We picked up one of the new Blackmagic eGPUs to check out its design and the performance that it offers when paired with one of Apple's</i> …

MacBook Pro

The Most Iconic Bond Car Is Now a Functional Lego Set

Lego is on a roll lately ugging at the heartstrings of car lovers everywhere. Sets like the McLaren 720 S and 2,704-piece Porsche 911 GT3 RS are …

The Nalukai Collection From OluKai Is Made to Go Anywhere

Few things in your closet will get more wear than a versatile pair of shoes. While there are countless options available, island-inspired Olukai has …

Seventy2 Survival System

Curated by top survival experts, the Seventy2 Survival System could be the difference between life or death during an emergency. It's comprised of 35 …

Finally, No-Show Socks that Don’t Suck

Bare ankles are a surefire way to stay cooler in the summer months. While going sockless is certainly an option, sweaty feet can leave shoes smelling …

This Travel Adapter Changed the Way I Use AirPods

When Twelve South announced its nifty little travel accessory, the AirFly ($40), last month, I honestly couldn’t wait to get my hands on one. Its …

This Accessory Turns Your MacBook Pro Into a Productivity Beast

The Line Dock has been making waves for a while — it launched as an Indigogo project back in 2016 — but now it’s finally available to order. So what …

Filson Made a Rolling Suitcase Version of Its Legendary Twill Briefcase

Buying a suitcase comes with a lot of pre-requisite questions: hard or soft-sided? Carry-on or checked? Black or any other color? The one …

How to Make Popular Cocktails | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mike Hagan, a bartender and a recent feature in our So You Want My Job series.</i><p>There’s been a trend lately to …

The 10 Best Travel Coffee Mugs Money Can Buy

Finding the perfect gift for Dad can be tricky. How do you find something that says thanks for all those years you spent bailing me out of trouble …

This Is the Craighill Desk Knife, and You Need One Immediately

We use a great many knives in the Gear Patrol office. I’ve always been a fan, if not connoisseur, of the implement myself, and currently have no …

This Awesome Watch Repair Kit Is Only $14

Curating a growing watch collection is all well and good, but if you don’t know how to perform some basic maintenance tasks such as changing a strap, …

Razer Core X External Graphics Enclosure

As our laptops have gotten thinner and lighter, their graphics capabilities have suffered. Give your MacBook or Ultrabook desktop-class graphics with …

AirFly connects your AirPods to anything with a headphone jack

Apple's AirPods are apparently a hit, but they're not perfect. One of the major drawbacks of iPhone's wireless headphones is the fact that they're, well, wireless, and aren't compatible with anything lacking Bluetooth. Twelve South, which has a reputation for making attractive, smart Apple …

These Are the Best Travel Pants I’ve Ever Worn

I used to dream of a middle ground designed specifically for traveling. Somewhere between sweatpants and jeans that looked good, but not sloppy. I …

Orbitkey Key Kit

Transform your bulky mess of a keyring into an organized, quiet stack with the Orbitkey Key Kit. Made of a water-resistant TPU polymer with PVD black …

Every Traveling Wireless Headphone Owner Needs This $40 Accessory

How many times have you been on a flight, wanted to watch a movie on the plane’s little television, and then realized you couldn’t use your wireless …

Shine a Spotlight On Your Laces, They Need It

It’s time to stop with the boring laces. Those all-white or brown ones have served enough time on your feet. Whether you’ve broken a shoelace, or …