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Ballantine's Space Glass — Should you ever find yourself in a zero gravity (aka microgravity) environment and in need of a good dram, look no further than Ballantine's Space Glass. Constructed from bits of 3D printed medical grade plastic and rose gold, the Space Glass is more an exercise in vanity than function or even usefulness.

Mixed Messages: The Limitations of Fitness Trackers — It's no mystery why fitness trackers appeal to gadget-gobbling consumers. Who wouldn't be enticed to wear a wristband-size device that's designed to monitor and analyze-to paraphrase Sting-every step that you take and every move that you make?

@TyvanHooydonk @RCRBOY @johnryland @Tim_Stevens the Duke is making weird noises and it's not even on!

The 5 Fitness Apps to Help You Bulk Up for Summer — Depending on where you are in the country, it's spring. Well, it's technically spring everywhere, but some of us are still wearing our goddamn down parkas. Needless to say, we're all itching to start stripping down and offer ourselves to the Sun Gods.
Apr 21, 2014

by me, for you RT @Esquiremag: Now there's no excuse. Here are 5 apps to whip you back into shape:

Review: The X-Box One Will Make Your Living Room Suck Less — The last time Microsoft released a new Xbox, Dubya was entering into his second term as president, YouTube had just launched, Batman's armor was nipple-free-thanks Chris!--and Jessica Biel was crowned the sexiest woman alive. Eight years later, Microsoft is back again with the Xbox One. It launches this Friday.
Nov 20, 2013

In case you need to read one more Xbox One review…

6 Pairs of Shoes To Get You Off Your Ass

Oct 25, 2013

Here’s a thing about running shoes I wrote for Esquire RT @ESQStyle: Running Shoes, Reviewed:

What You Need to Know About the iPhone 5s. Nothing More. — Since we assume that you're a busy man without any time to wade through all the tech blogs, we're just going to give you the three important things to know about the best new version of the iPhone, the 5s. Right now. That simple: • Your si...

Watch 200 Kilograms Of Dynamite Take Down A Power Plant — Please enable JavaScript to watch this video. Out with the old, in with the new. Earlier this week in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the Florida Power & Light Co. demolished one of its power plants with 204 kilograms of dynamite to make way for a cleaner and more eco-friendly plant that's slated to open in 2016.
Jul 17, 2013

Best 67 seconds you'll spend today. “@giz_au: Watch 200 Kilograms Of Dynamite Take Down A Power Plant -

It's Time To Thank The Sponsors — Every couple of weeks we take a moment to thank our sponsors for making TechCrunch possible. Now's that time. Thank you to our sponsors and, as always, our loyal readers. TechCrunch Sponsors: Carbonite - Carbonite is a simple back-up solution that I have been using for the past couple of months.

The Best Cable Modem is the Motorola SB6141 — The SB6141 now has 1 ethernet output port and the image has been updated to reflect that. This isn't an issue for most people since you probably have a router for Wi-Fi anyway. It also got $30 cheaper so buying one makes more sense than ever.
Nov 01, 2012

I did this for you people RT @wirecutter: Best cable modem (So you can stop renting one from The Man) #fb

Jul 31, 2013

oh yeah, that thing I wrote for @wirecutter last year about modems that no longer has my name on it.…

Aug 01, 2013

RT @wirecutter: Time Warner's recently raised fees mean a modem rental is $60/year, our favorite is only $80:…

Apr 18, 2014

@maxtemkin @willsmith This guide is in need of an update, but readers tell us all the time that they still love this:…

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