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The Complete Guide To Looking Good In Shorts

Wearing shorts is one of menswear's most notorious booby traps but there are ways to bare your legs and look stylish. Here's the definitive guide to …

Men's Fashion

Kokomo Private Island Fiji

Surrounded by the Great Astrolabe Reef, the island of Yaukuve Levu is a surreal paradise. That's exactly why Australian billionaire Lang Walker chose …

Fiji

TekFire LED Fuel-Free Lighter

It can start fires anywhere, regardless of wind, rain, or altitude. And it doesn't have a flame. Instead, the TekFire Fuel-Free Lighter uses a …

EDC: Resin

Nixon Regulus Watch ($150). <br>Zero Tolerance Knife ($175). <br>The Ridge Wallet ($115).<p><i>Presented by Nixon.</i>

‘Show Us the Carnage,’ Continued

For recent items about gun massacres, and the public response, please see (starting with most recent):<p>“Only in America”<br>• “Show Us the Carnage”<br>• “The Empty Rituals of an American Massacre”<br>• “Why the AR-15 Is So Lethal”<br>• “The Nature of the AR-15”<br>• “Why the AR-15 Was Never Meant to be in Civilian Hands”<br>• “More on …

Hotel Sanders

Copenhagen is full of galleries, theaters, and historic architecture and Hotel Sanders will put you right at the center of it all. The hotel occupies …

Bell & Ross V2-92 Steel Heritage Watch

All of Bell & Ross' watches exhibit a bit of aviation influence. The V2-92 Steel Heritage Watch — and its V2-94 Chronograph counterpart — draw from …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD

Outfitted with a built-in loop for attaching to a carabiner yet small enough to fit in a pocket, the SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD is an ideal storage …

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak RD#2 Watch

It's not only the thinnest Selfwinding Perpetual calendar of any Royal Oak in production, at 6.30mm, it's also the thinnest in the world. The RD#2 …

CARROT Weather update brings redesigned widget, new snarky content, and more

On the heels of a major redesign for iPhone X last month, CARROT Weather for iOS was today updated with even more changes and enhancements. Bringing the app to version 4.4, today’s update brings more snarky content, a redesigned widget, and more…<p>For those unfamiliar, CARROT Weather is one of the …

Apps

Terminal Neige Refuge du Montenvers Hotel

Overlooking the La Mer de Glace, the Terminal Neige Refuge du Montenvers Hotel has been housing mountaineers and travelers of France since 1880. Each …

The Ultimate Porsche 911 Comes From California

When Rob Dickinson, the lead singer for ’90s British rock band Catherine Wheel, moved to Hollywood in the early aughts, he drove a 1969 Porsche 911 …

U-Turn x Uncrate Turntable

Known for its traditional yet modern look, U-Turn's Orbit Special turntable is becoming a timeless design that needed only minimal enhancements to …

EDC: Aquis

Oris Aquis Date Watch ($1,850). <br>Kershaw Knife ($80). <br>Il Bussetto Card Case ($48). <br>Miansai Hook Cord Bracelet ($115).<p><i>Presented by Oris.</i>

Watches

iFixit’s internal iPhone X wallpapers are made more fun with bezel-less design

iFixit’s teardown of the iPhone X this year revealed Apple’s new unique approach to the layout of the device’s components. Now, as iFixit is wrapping up its iPhone X teardown work, the last thing on its list was to share some cool internal wallpapers.<p>Some of the unique aspects of the iPhone X …

Mobile Technology

Apollo Program Photobook

Our exploration of space, and our visits to the Moon, in particular, rank among some of humanity's greatest achievements. The Apollo Program …

Apollo Missions

Shore House

Connecticut is a rare place where the forest runs right into the sea. The Shore House is situated right in the middle to take advantage of both. A …

Casio Pro Trek Smartwatch

The latest Android Wear smartwatch from Casio is the perfect companion for your next outdoor adventure. The Casio Pro Trek has a dual layer LCD color …

Minam River Lodge

Only accessible by foot, horseback, or chartered flight, Oregon's Minam River Lodge is about as secluded as it gets. The former hunting lodge sits on …

The secret origin story of the iPhone

An exclusive excerpt from The One Device<p><i>This month marks 10 years since Apple launched the first iPhone, a device that would fundamentally transform how we interact with technology, culture, and each other. Ahead of that anniversary,</i> Motherboard <i>editor Brian Merchant embarked on an investigation to</i> …

Computer Science

Fuze Smart Credit Card

Free yourself from the tyranny of a wallet full of cards with the Fuze Smart Credit Card. Available in both standard and EMV chip variants, it's the …

Avocado Acres House

Influenced by LA's Case Study homes and the work of Joseph Eichler, the Avocado Acres House is an environmentally-friendly mid-century throwback …

Johnnie Walker Triple Grain Scotch Whisky

As one of the most iconic brands in whisky, you might not think of experimentation when you think of Johnnie Walker. But the truth is, they've been …

Nomos Glashutte Club Neomatik Watch

With a dial of soft blue and orange details set against off-white, the Nomos Glashutte Club Neomatik Watch is a perfect Spring timepiece but stylish …

Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45 Watch

Thanks to a design that lets you swap out nearly any component you like, the Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45 Watch provides an ideal compromise …

Techrules Ren Supercar

Turbines aren't just for jets anymore. The Techrules Ren Supercar uses a mix of proprietary turbine technology, batteries, electric motors, and a …

The Economics of Airline Class

LinkAfter exploring cost as a limiting factor in the speed of commercial airplanes, Wendover Productions looks at how despite us all arriving at the …

Military Aircraft

Blackpods Airpods

The Jet Black iPhone 7 was one of the highlights of Apple's September 2016 media event. So were Airpods. Blackpods Airpods go ahead and do what Apple …

IPhone 7