Canyon, one of the top bicycle manufacturers in Europe, and certainly the best company of its kind in Germany, is coming out with a new range of bikes, designed to help you beat the dreadful city traffic and reach your destination safely and in style. The concept of the urban bike is new to Canyon, somewhat detached from their award-winning mountain bikes. We say “somewhat” because the new designs still maintain a sporty touch, despite the fact that the targeted public is not the … continue reading
After an initial failure to properly market his product (in the middle of winter no less), a cooling box called Coolest, designer Ryan Grepper attempted again, this time in the welcoming summer heat, and his Kickstarter campaign stopped at the whopping sum of $13,285,226, becoming the website’s most funded project of all time. We no longer live in the Bauhaus decades, when an adjustment in an object’s design would revolutionize the use of that item throughout the world, but that innovative spirit has still … continue reading
It’s hard to keep up with the latest technology when you’re strapped for cash, but there are plenty of smart ways to afford the latest gadgets. Technology is always evolving and improving, which means new models are released all the time that gadget lovers have to get their hands on straight away, even if they were perfectly happy with the previous model. As technology goes out of date so quickly, you can always find great second-hand gadgets to buy which is perfect if … continue reading
So, if you’re into prepping or you’re just the outdoors type, say hello to Lifestraw Personal Water Filter. This highly portable water filter was invented back in the day, like ten years ago, in 2005 and it has been intensively used by both civilians and military since then. I must honestly tell you that it’s an excellent addition to your survival kit, and I’m not mincing words here. As you probably know, water is an essential “item” for survival. You’ll last without food … continue reading
Travel is one of the most transformative experiences a person can have. It’s no surprise that today more people than ever are taking longer vacations, gap years and sabbaticals. When travelling in Europe it can be especially challenging to decide where to go, because each country offers a different culture and ambience.
DSPTCH is a solid and reputable brand that offers quality products with functionality in mind thus being great for commuters and photographers. San Francisco-based DSPTCH brand just announced their new Winter/Fall 2014 Collection hand in hand with a new lookbook shot by Izzy Balderas in collaboration with Leica. The lookbook captures DSPTCH’s collection being tested by photographers … continue reading
As the world has gone global and digital, brick-and-mortar buying and selling has given way to online everything. Reputable businesses are expected to have an online presence: a delectable website and a social media presence. TV commercials are less influential in advertising with the onset of DVR, and the Yelp or Google peer review is what makes or breaks a business. When it comes to selling a luxury watch, the temptation to tap into the internet’s vast pool of buyers is intriguing, but … continue reading
Surely, the instinctual reaction that comes with seeing an article about light switches and dimmers is “Who cares?” – but, seriously, look at them, they’re pretty impressive. Not everyone’s taste and lifestyle will be reflected in $50 worth of light switches, but for those of you who consider details like these important, checking out the Electricity range from Buster + Punch is a must. These pieces come in a variety of color and metal combinations. They’re available in steel, brass, smoked bronze, black … continue reading