First Dibs at a Coveted IWC Watch
A monopusher gives the chronograph a classy dress look, compared with the sportier two-button versions, and linking the stopwatch levers to one button is much more technically “challenging and elaborate,” says Christian Knoop, IWC's creative director ...
March 27, 2015
Will the Apple Watch Eclipse the Classic Swiss Watch?
Soon afterward, the watch made an appearance at Paris fashion week, where Apple's design gurus Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson showed it to the likes of Vogue editor Anna Wintour and Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld. Strapped to a model in a ...
April 16, 2015
Turn your old PlayStation console into a light-up clock ?How-to?
It's time to feast your eyes on the PlayStation clock. Unavailable Dreamed up by creative Twitter user Rurue0111, this not only makes good use of a dusty old bit of hardware, but would also look supremely cool on the wall of any gaming grotto. Why ...
May 11, 2015
The New Mix-It-Up Men's Style
Menswear labels have their hearts set on a new kind of guy. What they know about him: He just got back from temple-hopping in Laos or weekending in Gstaad. He is passionate about wine, vintage cars and photography. He admires the style of 1960s-era ...
March 26, 2015
What the World Says About the Apple Watch
“First things first: I like it. I've seen other smartwatches like the Moto 360 and the Pebble and they just look dorky compared to the Apple Watch. The 360, in particular, feels like a honking wall clock strapped to your wrist. The slender design of ...
March 18, 2015
Ahead of its time: The history of Looking Glass
"It didn't register with me that there was a slow bleed of people who saw the writing on the wall," LaMer says. The decline of Looking Glass sent employees in numerous directions, sparking a creative flood that led to numerous influential projects ...
April 7, 2015
Device Records Your Snores, Detects Sleep Disorders
A system that records the sounds of every breath and snore you utter while sleeping may offer an alternative to clinical sleep-tracking technology, new research suggests. Researchers in Israel developed an algorithm to analyze a person's recorded ...
March 31, 2015
Home of the Week: A kinetic home of sculptures and global memories
One is a handsome 1876 Regulator clock by the Seth Thomas Clock Company set into a wooden ... Set on top is a vintage wooden mortar with an incised metal pestle. Two books nestle on a wooden and embossed metal stand, one with a metal cover, the other ...
July 17, 2015
The 9 Best Niche Stores In NYC
While the left wall of the store is lined with cardboard boxes of buttons ... is decidedly tame compared to the exotic selection of once-living curios to be discovered inside. Need a creative way to show that special someone how you truly feel?
July 15, 2015
Coventry City: New columnist runs the rule as pre-season begins for Sky Blues
The second came about on 42 minutes as James Maddison lined up a free-kick on the edge of the area, his effort then dipped over the wall before bouncing ... team looked to get out of first gear. With 55 minutes on the clock there had been no chances ...
July 14, 2015
Not just for riding: Bikes find spot in home decor
Some of the better options: Canadian cyclist and metal artisan Gilbert VandenHeuvel ... His online shop (therecycler.ca) offers wall hooks crafted from gear sprockets, mirrors made from spoked wheels and clocks crafted from drive trains and chain rings.
How Gear Plays a Role in Collaboration
Barco’s OBLX Series gives you the ability to have a freestanding multitile wall that could be used for collaboration ... using the most flexible software solutions available, the right gear and its effective integration also has a profound implication ...
July 6, 2015
I Got To Be A Mountain Hardwear Designer For A Day
Mountain Hardwear designs some of the most technically-advanced outdoors apparel and gear on the planet ... each with a different creative brief, representing five different product categories. My team was assigned to design an accessory for the Optic ...
July 5, 2015
Historic clocks return to Harrisonville square
While the dials and hands were reinstalled, the inner mechanical gears that account for the hands’ movement are still being remade. The clocks, then ... and only then did he decide to mount metal nametags to the back of the hands. Before the hands ...
June 26, 2015