The bromance to end all bromances reaches a new level. President Obama today surprised the VP with the nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal Of Freedom (with Distinction), and things got dusty in there real quick.
In 2016, the Cleveland Cavaliers became NBA champions for the first time. And with a championship, comes a ring. The designers and crafters at Baron Rings reveal the process behind creating the 6.5 carat stunner that slyly captures the team's historic 3-1 comeback against the Golden State Warriors.
Built for floating above fresh powder, Endeavor's Archetype makes a great addition to your winter arsenal. Its directional design includes carbon beams in the split tail for added popo and control, and a hover camber. The board itself is made from poplar and paulownia with Birch reinforcements around The Channel binding zones, urethane sidewalls that reduce vibration and impact, and a Dura Surf 4001 Sintered base. It's finished with subdued tonal graphics inspired by urban architecture.
Cameras, smart locks, entry and motion sensors — the SimpliSafe Home Security System keeps you covered from the inside out. Its collection of devices doesn't just alert you of an intruder, they also have 24/7 Professional Monitoring that contacts the police. They provide eyewitness accounts including the invader's whereabouts, if they're armed, and what they're up to, so the police can dispatch faster than a non-verified alarm. But their security isn't only about intruders. The system can also protect your home from other threats like fires, carbon monoxide, and water damage
As seen in Uncrate Issue 04.
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For 400 years, a town in China's Guizhou Province has been the only place in the world to produce moutai, a strong clear liquor. The "drink of diplomacy", moutai has been served at important functions throughout the history of China. Great Big Story looks at the history of moutai, what it takes to produce, and why it holds such a culturally significant place in Chinese society.
It turns out, virtual reality isn't as new as we thought. The earliest example of the technology dates back to 1480 with Michelangelo's painting of the Sistine Chapel. Although it's not exactly the headsets and alternate worlds we know today, the viewers get immersed in the painting and transported into a virtual reality. From there, VR can be found throughout history in theater, simulators, and, of course, headsets.
The Scandinavian lifestyle is all about simplicity, minimalism, and functionality. From the design of the bottle to the formulation, Swedish company Homme embraces that mentality for all of their products. Their natural body wash cleanses and detoxifies skin while B-vitamins and hops extract soothe and repair. Infused with sun flower seed oil, skin is left nourished and its Nordic-inspired scent provides the fresh, woody aroma of tea tree and birch tree.
10.5 fl oz.
Essential oils make for an essential body wash, and Prospector Co.'s blend of cedarwood, juniper berry, and pine in their Burroughs Body Cleanser work to flush away the dirt and toxins that are hiding on and around your body, while hydrating and fortifying the skin at the same time. This shower gel smells like freshly chopped soft pine, and the screw-top, flask-style bottle might even make you feel like you just got done chopping down a Christmas tree in 1924.
8 oz. / Made in the USA
It's not the first time, and it won't be the last. When the sun rose on New Year's Day, the iconic Hollywood sign had had its spelling slightly changed. The first time it happened was in 1976, in a celebration of California relaxing its laws on marijuana. VICE caught up with the merry prankster responsible for the latest incident, Zach Fernandez, aka Jesus Hands, to see what the motivation was for defacement.
During a crime wave, a near-miss with a gang of criminals leaves a young man with shards of his smartphone lodged in his brain. Coming out of his coma, he realizes the accident has given him the power to see and hear electronic communications — a sort of living NSA dragnet. Maisie Williams and Bill Milner star in iBoy, coming to Netflix January 27, 2017.