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Why I Always Hike with the Matador Camera Base Layer

You want to bring your camera hiking but don’t want to haul around a full camera bag? I've been there. Having invested so much into a DSLR or film setup, you still want to have some protection.<p>Enter the Matador Base Layer ($60). The Base Layer is like a sleeping bag for your camera: it pairs a …

Camping

Himalayan Trekking Goes Off the Beaten Path

Time: 10–15 days. Distance: 75–95 miles. Elevation: 14,000–18,000 feet. Rating: Difficult to strenuous. For 70-year-old Ajmal Sobhan, these …

Mountaineering

These Vacation Rental Homes Have the World’s Best Ocean Views, According to a Travel Journalist

Among the checklist of qualities one might seek when booking a vacation escape, ocean views are pretty high up there. And while <i>all</i> ocean views …

Dining Rooms

Apple Patent Reveals New AR Headset Details, and It Looks Incredible

Tim Cook's vision of an augmented future is coming to life.<p>Apple’s augmented reality vision is coming into focus. On Thursday, the United States …

Stay Beachfront for an Incredible Bargain at This Glass-Walled South American Cottage

Aside from its dream-worthy location, the first thing you’ll notice when setting eyes on this Brazilian vacation rental in Governador Celso Ramos …

The 29 most powerful business degrees in the world

Generally speaking, the better the university, the better the chance of getting to JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, or a major hedge fund.<p>Every year, the education company QS produces a comprehensive ranking of the world's best universities, broken down by region and subject. It released its latest ranking …

Cuenca, Spain, Is the Little-Known European Destination to Visit in 2018

When you journey to the hidden mountain town of Cuenca, Spain, you'll be greeted with brightly colored medieval buildings, flowing river banks, and …

This company makes hyper-realistic ‘digital humans’ — and it could be the key to merging real life with virtual reality

Meet Siren. She's a digital human, and the image of her above is not a photograph.<p>Siren is an animated character, with hyper-realistic details around her eyes, skin and hair, similar to those seen in big budget video games and 3D-animated movies.<p>Beyond the unsettling realism in her rendering, Siren …

Balega’s Blister Resistant Socks Have a Permanent Spot in Our Sock Drawer

After topping our list as one of the best running socks out there, we were excited, yet apprehensive when we heard Balega was re-creating its …

This New Flask Is Perfect for Taking into the Woods

Gear innovation within the outdoor space has traditionally been aimed at solving one problem: make things lighter. When you’re walking trails and …

15 amazing records set on Mount Everest

The summit of Mount Everest has been reached 8,306 times since it was first climbed 65 years ago. Here are the stories behind some of the most …

With 'Siren,' Unreal Engine blurs the line between CGI and reality

Epic Games has been obsessed with real-time motion capture for years, but the company is now trying to take its experiments with the technology one step further. Enter "Siren," a digital personality that it created alongside a few prominent firms in the gaming industry: Vicon, Cubic Motion, …

Magic Leap bounds into SF's Games Developer Conference and... disappears

<b>GDC</b> Our intrepid reporter tries to track down mystery techAfter months – no, years – of Magic Leap promising to revolutionize the gaming world with …

News: New Magic Leap Gesture Documentation Offers Insight into How Hands Will Make Its Digital World Come Alive

As the week of the Game Developer's Conference hits the mid-point, we've already had some major announcements hit the AR space. The specific timing …

Every Hidden Wonder of the World You Need to Visit, Mapped

When it comes to exploring the unexplored, things can get somewhat difficult. After all, much of the world has been trekked by somebody or other, and …

Travel

Curious About Tanto Pocket Knives? This Is the One to Get

Tanto knives draw their inspiration from the short swords that were worn by Samurai in feudal Japan. The modern iteration of the tanto has become …

Knives

Blanka Pocket Knife

The Blanka pocket fixed blade is another handsome offering by JHO Knives. This is their first knife with fixed blade, with a total length of only …

Knives

La Sportiva Wildcat Review | Trail Running Shoe Review

Backpacking gear has dropped some serious weight over the past several decades. You’re likely carrying a fraction of the poundage that your …

Backpacking

The 8 Best Apple Watch Bands to Buy in 2018

Once you've laid out the money for the Apple Watch, you might find a nagging feeling that you can do far more to personalize it on your wrist. Enter …

Smartwatches

A Net-Zero Home in Canada Boasts a Striking Saw-Toothed Roof

Comprised of two perpendicular forms that gently navigate a lakeside site, Sky House runs off of solar energy.<p>For this net-zero home on the edge of Ontario's Stoney Lake, Canadian architects Julia Jamrozik and Coryn Kempster devised a massing strategy to avoid blasting bedrock or leveling the site. …

Architecture

HELIA Concrete Mesh Light Fixtures by Dror Kaspi for ARDOMA Design

Products made from concrete can sometimes end up looking clunky and unrefined as it’s often difficult to get the material to work on a more delicate …

Add some class to your Apple Watch w/ this leather band for $8 Prime shipped (50% off)

MP (99% positive feedback from 3,800+ all-time) via Amazon is currently offering its brown leather 42mm Apple Watch band for <b>$7.99</b> when code <b>KZAB2OG5</b> has been applied at checkout. You’ll score free shipping on orders over $25 or with a Prime membership. That’s good for a 50% discount, saving you $8. …

Smartwatches

Fujifilm X-H1 Photos and Specs Leaked: In-Body Stabilization Arrives

Fujifilm’s upcoming X-H1 mirrorless camera has been leaked. It’s the first X Series camera with in-body image stabilization (IBIS), and it’s filled …

Cameras

15 companies building futuristic AR smart glasses

Today, Intel showed off a pretty awesome-looking pair of smart glasses that look better than pretty much anything we’ve seen to date.<p>It’s unclear what the development future will be for the glasses as the company is reportedly exploring a partial sale of the division and it has already shut down …

Intel unveils smart glasses that you might want to wear

Intel has launched an impressively light, regular-looking set of smart glasses called Vaunt, confirming rumors from <i>Bloomberg</i> and others. Seen by <i>The Verge</i>, they have plastic frames and weigh under 50 grams, a bit more than regular eyeglasses but much less than Google Glass, for example. The …

This incredible floating hotel can take you on the voyage of a lifetime in Japan

Guntû is a gorgeous floating hotel that takes passengers on a whirlwind tour of Japan‘s Seto inland sea. The vessel was designed by Japanese …

Industrial Remodelation at Villaperez / Padilla Nicás Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Villapérez Wastewater Treatment Plant, northeast of the city of Oviedo occupies a huge extension, about …

DJI built a one-handed stabilizer for your SLR or mirrorless camera

DJI hasn't just been working on smartphone stabilizers ahead of CES -- it also built its first single-handed stabilizer for SLRs and mirrorless cameras. As with the refined Osmo Mobile, the newly unveiled DJI Ronin-S is all about keeping things simple in the field.<p>While the original Ronin system …

Breathtaking Adventure Landscape Photography by Erin Babnik

<b>Erin Babnik</b> is a multi-talented photographer, retoucher, traveler, educator, writer, and speaker currently bases in both California and Slovenia. …

The Sony A7RIII. What more can I say? It’s phenomenal, and is my Camera of the Year 2017

The Sony A7RIII. What more can I say? It’s phenomenal, and is my Camera of the Year 2017 By Steve Huff So I have been using the A7RIII here over the …