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Primus Hotel Sydney – Inside The Harbour City’s Newest Five Star Digs
  • by Jack Slade
  • Dec 5th, 2016
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The Hotel: Primus Hotel SydneyThe Location:  339 Pitt St, Sydney, NSWThe Vibe: Art-Deco ChicThe Rate: From $279 p/nUp in Sydney for a few meetings, we were offered the chance to spend a night at Sydney's newest five star hotel, the Primus Hotel on Pitt St.Walking into the nondescript entrance to the hotel, it's hard to know what expe

Sport
John Daly’s 30 For 30 Documentary ‘Hit it Hard’ Is Going To Be Epic
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 5th, 2016
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He's one of the most enigmatic men in the history of sport, and now John Daly is getting his own ESPN 30 for 30 documentary.  Chronicling the rise and fall of the man they like to call 'Wild Thing', the trailer for Hit it Hard looks like it might be one of the best 30 for 30's ever produced. And for good reasons - Daly's life thus far - rapid fame and fo

Travel
Casey Neistat Shows Us What It’s Like To Fly Emirates First Class
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 21st, 2016
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If you don't already watch Casey Neistat's daily vlog, we highly recommend you get started, the man is a content producing machine, chronicling his awesome adventures with some of the best production value you'll see on YouTube.Earlier this week when flying back to New York from Sydney, Neistat was upgraded from Business to First on Emirates for the DXB-

Gear
Leica’s New Affordable Instant Camera Is A Must Have
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 21st, 2016
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Long regarded as one of the world's premiere camera manufacturers, this week Leica dropped their most affordable (and possibly coolest) camera ever - the SOFORT - an instant 'Polaroid' style camera that comes in three awesome colours.Priced at $399, the SOFORT is aimed at people who want to capture the world around them a little differently from everyone

People
Gianluca Vacchi Might Just Be The Coolest Man On Instagram
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 14th, 2016
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To take a Pokemon analogy (this might be drawing a long bow), if Dan Bilzerian and his hoardes of big breasted models is the Charmander of the Instagram world, then Gianluca Vacchi is the much improved second evolution Charizard who is seriously killing his Instagram game right now.The 49-year-old silver fox Italian entrepreneur and fashionista lives t

Entertainment
Jonah Hill Cancelled All Of His French Appearances After This Awkward AF Interview
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 12th, 2016
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Jonah Hill was meant to be in France this week at the Festival du Film Asiatique de Deauville to promote his new film, War Dogs, but after this incredibly awkward interview on French talk show he's gone ahead and cancelled all of his appearances at the festival.Seems like Hill can dish out the gags but isn't as great at receiving them - admittedly we

Entertainment
These Are The 100 Best Films Of The 21st Century (So Far)
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 7th, 2016
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The 21st Century so far has seen a huge shift in the entertainment industry, with more money and talent pouring into television than ever before, and a downright lack of originality (see: risk aversion) plaguing the film industry.But not all is lost (which didn't make the list) - there have undoubtedly been some brilliant films produced over the last 16

Gear
Father’s Day Gift Guide 2016: 12 Last Minute Gifts
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 31st, 2016
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Father's Day is on Sunday, and if you're like 90% of us and have completely forgotten to get the old boy a present, then we've got you covered with 12 gifts you can pick up in the next few days and are guaranteed to put a smile on any dad's face. 1. Bose QuietComfort 35 - $399 If dad likes to travel, you can't go past these bluetooth enabled puppies from B

Gear
This Instagrammer Draws An Original Watch Design Every Day
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 8th, 2016
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Instagram is a treasure trove of creative inspiration, but every once in a while we come across a new account that takes things to the next level. Lee Yuen-Rapati has made it his business to draw a completely original watch design each and every day (and each in an hour or less) and share it to Instagram under his One Hour Watch account. While some are undou

Travel
Matthew Vandeputte Makes The Most Incredible Timelapses You’ve Ever Seen
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 8th, 2016
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Sydney based Belgian photographer Matthew Vandeputte has one of the coolest jobs in the world, travelling around the globe taking timelapse videos for music festivals and corporate clients. In his spare time he takes timelapses of the world around him - and needless to say, they're incredible. Check out some of our favourites below, if you like what you se

Sport
Enjoy This Hypnotising Video Of Tennis Balls Being Made
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 27th, 2016
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Ever wanted to know how tennis balls are made? No? Neither did we.  Turns out though it's a mesmerising process. Prepare to go into a trance like state watching the manufacturing of Wilson's US Open tennis balls.

Entertainment
Let Matt Damon Remind You Of The ‘Jason Bourne’ Trilogy In 90 Seconds
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 26th, 2016
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With the much anticipated Jason Bourne just one day away from release, you'd be forgiven for wondering, 'what exactly happened in the last few Bourne's up until now?' Fortunately for you, Matt Damon has given us a quick fire 90 second recap of the happenings in Identity, Supremacy, and Ultimatum. Bring on Thursday. 

Sport
Read Kobe Bryant’s Letter To His 17 Year Old Self
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 25th, 2016
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Writing for The Players Tribune last week, Kobe Bryant penned an thoughtful letter to his 'day before the NBA draft' 17 year old self. Revolving predominately around how to best manage his money, the note gives us an insight at just why so many American athletes go broke after finishing their careers. Bryant, for the record, is now worth an estimated $32

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Watch Emma Roberts & Dave Franco Hilariously Prank Journalists
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 13th, 2016
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To help promote their upcoming film Nerve, Emma Roberts and Dave Franco have teamed up with YouTube sensation Casey Neistat to hilariously prank two completely vexed reporters who had absolutely no idea what was going on.From the get go, Roberts and Franco were fed lines from Neistat and his team, ranging from Roberts saying "mmm that feels good" ten

Entertainment
Tarantino: Inglorious Basterds’ Hans Landa “My Best Character”
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 13th, 2016
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Quentin Tarantino was presented a lifetime achievement award this week at the Jerusalem Film Festival, and in his acceptance speech he reflected on his career so far by proclaiming that Hans Landa (Christoph Waltz) from Inglorious Basterds is the best character he's ever conjured up.“Landa is the best character I’ve written and maybe the best I ever

Motors
This Lamborghini Huracan Snowmobile Concept Is Sex On Snow
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 13th, 2016
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The guys at Rain Prisk are well known for their outrageously awesome concept car designs, but they might have just produced their best work. A Lamborghini Huracan Shooting Brake Snowmobile (say that five times quickly). With a shooting brake rear end and heavy-duty snow tracks in lieu of regular wheels, here's hoping some Russian billionaire sees this and g

Technology
This Sydney Agency Is Looking For A ‘Pokemon GO Hunting’ Intern
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 11th, 2016
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Pokemon GO mania has well and truly gripped Australia over the past week, and if you live in a city you've no doubt seen people walking around glued to their smartphones (more so than usual) virtually hunting for Pokemon.While it would be lovely to be able to roam the streets playing Pokemon GO all day, not everybody has that luxury. Dave King, strategy

Travel
9 Of The Most Incredible Rooftop Bars In The World
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 11th, 2016
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When a kid turns 21, he views a bar as a place to get drunk with his friends without worrying about the hangover. But eventually, he starts to realise that each bar carries a different atmosphere. Soon it becomes a place where he enjoys hanging out while having a leisurely drink. And the best kind of bars are undeniably rooftop bars.It doesn't matter if

Entertainment
This Bloke Absolutely Nails Game Of Thrones Impressions
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jul 8th, 2016
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It's no secret we're pretty big Game of Thrones fans here at Boss Hunting (much like the rest of the free world) and we've seen a lot of people give their best impressions of various characters with varying degrees of success. This one by Scheiffer Bates however, has to be the best we've heard. 

Sport
Own The Slopes: Ski Lingo Everyone Should Know
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jun 29th, 2016
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I've been lucky enough to do a fair bit of skiing in my time, so 'speaking the speak' is almost like second nature to me. However on my recent trip to the French Alps with Club Med I was quickly reminded that not everybody knows the lingua franca on the slopes. So before you next hit Val Thorens, Hokkaido, or Thredbo, it might pay to take note of some of th

Life & Style
9 Of The Coolest White Sneakers Out Right Now
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jun 24th, 2016
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In case you've been living under a rock (or indeed on a rocky outcrop) for the past year, white sneakers are very much the current shoe du jour - a trend almost singlehandedly brought upon by Adidas' strategic relaunch (a very interesting story in its own right) of the eponymous Stan Smith tennis sneaker.  There's a good reason for their popularity, because

Travel
You Can Rent David Copperfield’s Private Island For $59,000 A Night
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jun 1st, 2016
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Arguably the world's most famous living illusionist, American magician David Copperfield bought the Bahamian island of Musha Cay nearly 10 years ago for around US$50m, with the intention of making it “most magical vacation destination in the world”.After dropping another $40m and five years worth of renovations into the 280 hectare island, Copp

Travel
A Week Skiing In France With Club Med
  • by Jack Slade
  • May 16th, 2016
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Those who know me know that skiing has long been one of my favourite things to do, so when I woke up on a Monday morning to an email inviting me to an ‘instameet’ comprising a week’s skiing in France with Club Med, it took me about 5 groggy seconds to reply with an emphatic yes.Fast forward two months and I was jumping on a plane to Geneva (approxi

Motors
Mercedes And Porsche Celebrate BMW’s 100th Anniversary In Pure Class
  • by Jack Slade
  • Mar 18th, 2016
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The idea that competition breeds innovation can perhaps be most vividly seen in the realm of German auto companies, with the big 5 (Audi, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Volkswagen, Porsche) constantly pushing each other to dream big and win market share. There is, however, a lot of respect amongst these rivals, and last week we saw a brilliant example of this.To c

Gear
Hodinkee Just Made It A Whole Lot Easier To Buy Vintage Watches
  • by Jack Slade
  • Mar 9th, 2016
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Hodinkee, arguably the most respected and well known watch blog on the net, have been writing about the horological game since 2008 as well as selling watch straps, pouches, and rolls since 2012. Now, they've taken their e-commerce offering a step further and have launched a vintage watch store at shop.hodinkee.com. The world of buying vintage watches onl

People
13 Brilliant Life and Style Lessons From Ralph Lauren
  • by Jack Slade
  • Mar 2nd, 2016
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Ralph Lauren, the eponymous founder of the iconic label, has one of the greatest rags to riches stories the world has ever seen.Born Ralph Lifshitz to Ashkenazi Jews from the USSR (Belarus), Lauren started his journey by selling handmade ties to his fellow high school students, progressing on to be a salesman at Brooks Brothers, taking a job at a upsc

Technology
Steph Curry Is Literally Breaking NBA 2K Game Development
  • by Jack Slade
  • Feb 26th, 2016
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On the court in real life, Steph Curry has quickly proven himself to be the best shooter in the history of the game, consistently making shots, that throughout the history of basketball would be considered frivolous, look easy. It's a beautiful thing to watch as a spectator (and if you're the man himself), but his insane shooting record over the last two sea

Sport
Lionel Messi’s New Gatorade Commercial Is All The Motivation You Need
  • by Jack Slade
  • Feb 26th, 2016
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Never. Go. Down.To anyone remotely familiar with Lionel Messi, you'll know it's pretty hard to sum the man up better in three words. Gatorade have put these three words together with great effect in their latest ad campaign with the little maestro, showing highlights of the 'never go down' attitude that has helped make him the best player in world footba

Sport
Listen To Kevin Costner Tell Us About All About Baseball In ‘Fastball’ Documentary
  • by Jack Slade
  • Feb 26th, 2016
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Even if you have only a cursory knowledge or interest in baseball, Fastball looks like one to watch.Narrated by the dulcet tones of All-American boy Kevin Costner, Fastball takes viewers on an in-depth journey into the annals of baseball, and a look into the mindset of some of the greatest players the game has ever seen.Costner introduces us to so

Travel
The Beginners Guide To Travel Hacking: Never Fly Economy Again
  • by Jack Slade
  • Feb 22nd, 2016
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The thing about flying is that it's usually pretty expensive.  I mean it makes sense - it takes a lot of people and resources to get a 560,000 kg chunk of metal flying through the air at over 800km/h.  What most people don't realise is that it doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg to fly - and most of the time you can fly up the front for the same pri

Business
5 Pieces Of Advice On Becoming A Master Of Your Craft
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jan 19th, 2016
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In his book Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell posits that it takes roughly 10,000 hours of practice to become a master of your craft.  For many, chasing 'mastery' seems like an impossible task, following an intangible future with no guarantee of success. For others, the chase is a passion and achieving mastery is simply a given.We recently had the opportunity

Life & Style
Here’s What Tom Brady & Gisele Eat To Keep Looking Like They Do
  • by Jack Slade
  • Jan 6th, 2016
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For Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen, the pair almost universally regarded as the perfect couple, money is no object when it comes to looking good and staying fit. Particularly when it comes to their diet.Earlier this week, Boston Magazine published an all-access interview with Allen Campbell, the Brady/Bundchen family's personal chef and a man who has a clo

Entertainment
Quentin Tarantino Is Not Happy (At All) With Disney
  • by Jack Slade
  • Dec 23rd, 2015
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On the day of the global release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens last week, Quentin Tarantino went on the Howard Stern show in Los Angeles to have a chat and promote his new film The Hateful Eight, and fortunately for our own entertainment the eccentric director had a little bit to say surrounding Disney's strong-arming of one small cinema in the US that ha

Business
A Chinese Billionaire Just Put A $170m Painting On His American Express
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 27th, 2015
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Earlier this month it was reported that Chinese billionaire Liu Yiqian was the winning bidder for Amedeo Modigliani's "Reclining Nude" at a Christie's auction, offering a mind boggling $170.4 million.While this is a newsworthy piece in its own right, what makes this sale particularly notable is the fact that when the sale is finalised Yiqian is going to

People
This Man Was Just Released From Prison After 44 Years: Watch Him React To The Future
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 26th, 2015
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44 years ago, a man by the name of Otis Johnson was was sent to prison for attempted murder at the tender age of 25. Almost half a century later he was released into a world that is very different from the one he left.In a video produced by Al Jazeera, Johnson visited Times Square and was blown away by what he saw around him. Pedestrians "with wires in the

Life & Style
Watch & Learn: How To Iron The Perfect Shirt
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 18th, 2015
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Mr. Porter basically own the online high-end men's fashion space so when they talk, we listen.  Together with professional valet and all round dapper man Stephen Haughton, they put together this brilliant 3 minute piece on how to iron the perfect shirt.While Haughton makes it look ridiculously easy, it'll no doubt take you a few practice runs to get it ri

Life & Style
My Perfect Storm: An Insiders Look At The Best Restaurant In The World
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 17th, 2015
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“Do I believe that there’s a best restaurant in the world? Of course not, it’s ridiculous. But it changed our restaurant forever,” says René Redzepi, chef and co-owner of what is widely regarded as the world's best restaurant, Noma.Redzepi's story has the feel of a classic fairy tale: the ugly duckling transformed into a majestic swan, who now

People
How A Bout Of Depression Led ‘The Rock’ To Become A Wrestler
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 17th, 2015
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After playing American football for four years at the University of Miami, Dwayne Johnson was passed over by every NFL team. While he played for the Canadian Football League for a short time, he was ultimately cut from his team, the Calgary Stampeders, and sent packing.At 23, Johnson found himself living in his parents' small apartment, battling depressi

Life & Style
8 Simple Tips To Become An Impeccably Groomed Man
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 16th, 2015
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This post is sponsored by our friends at Just For Men.Long the cornerstone of a modern gentleman, grooming is one skill a lot of men still seem to reject as a necessary part of their daily routine. With the sheer amount of grooming products on the market and advice columns in magazines, getting that perfectly groomed look may seem slightly overwhelming, bu

Travel
Stay In Sydney’s First Floating Hotel Suite This Weekend
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 13th, 2015
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While your girlfriend might say she doesn't mind you heading down the local every single Saturday night, in truth she actually wouldn't mind if you two did something a little spontaneous from time to time.Fortunately, this weekend sees the arrival of the aptly named 'Spontaneity Suite', Sydney's first floating hotel suite, available for two nights only wh

People
Introducing Tinder For Fighters: Rumblr
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 10th, 2015
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First we showed you Tinder for the elite, now from what we assume must be the trailer parks of the midwest comes Rumblr, a self-proclaimed "Tinder for fighting" designed for "recreational fighters to find, meet, and fight other brawl enthusiasts nearby."The app functions much like the original Tinder complete with a chat tool, a map function to find fight

Motors
Watch A Bentley Continental GT Speed Hit 332km/h In The Outback
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 10th, 2015
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Not a company to shirk away from awesome speed stunts, Bentley recently took a Continental GT Speed out to the Stuart Highway in the Australian Outback to see if they could hit top speed on a public road.“This isn’t a modified racer; it’s a luxurious grand touring road car fresh off the production line. It took us a little over a minute to go from a

Entertainment
That Time Seth Rogen Did So Many Mushrooms In Amsterdam That He Ended Up In Paris
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 6th, 2015
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From Knocked Up, to Pineapple Express, This Is The End and everything in between, it's fair to say Seth Rogen has built up quite the reputation over the years for being a chubby, lovable stoner who ends up on zany adventures while under the influence of all manner of drugs. After watching him on Jimmy Kimmel last night however, it turns out than fictional R

Motors
Watch Two Guys In Jetpacks Fly Wing-to-Wing With An A380
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 6th, 2015
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'Jetman' Yves Rossy and his, ahem, wingman Vince Reffet have taken jet powered human flight to yet another level by flying wing to wing with an Emirates A380 over Dubai. In what is one of the more stunning short videos you're ever likely to see, the duo fly tantalisingly close to the largest passenger aircraft in the skies, with a picturesque Dubai in the b

Life & Style
A Short History Of Men’s Hairstyles Over The Last 100 Years
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 6th, 2015
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To help celebrate Movember this year, Seattle based video production studio Cut decided to take a look at the progression (and regression) of American men's hairstyles over the last 100 years.The styles begin fairly similar with a slick pomade look featuring prominently, but things begin to change quickly with the sexual revolution of the 60's, but we won'

Gear
A Look At Every Watch James Bond Has Ever Worn
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 4th, 2015
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With SPECTRE getting rave reviews across the globe, the guys as Watches2U thought it'd be a good idea to take a look at every watch 007 has ever worn.From Rolex, Breitling, and Omega, to Seiko and Tag Heuer, ol James has almost had as many watch brands as he's had perfect 10 Bond girls.Take a look at the infographic below for the full list.The Watches

Entertainment
Aladdin Hits The Streets Of New York In An Awesome Magic Carpet Ride Prank
  • by Jack Slade
  • Nov 3rd, 2015
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Halloween saw some awesome outfits across the board, but you'd be hard press to find a better costume than this. PrankvsPrank’s Jesse Wellens and YouTube superstar/filmaker Casey Neistat teamed up to produce one of the coolest Halloween pranks you're likely to see. Using an electric Boosted Board with a few nifty magic carpet additions, Wellens cruises

Entertainment
Rick Ross Just Dropped An Extra Verse On Adele’s ‘Hello’
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 30th, 2015
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Adele's new album, 25, arrives on November 20, and the buzz around her latest work is reaching fever pitch after the launch of her first single in four years in 'Hello'.The song quickly broke the record for the most number of VEVO streams in a day, and now, quite surprisingly, ol' Ricky Rozay has jumped in on the act, adding a solitary verse to the middle

Travel
This Guy Paid $300 for a $60,000 Round The World Emirates First Class Trip – Here’s What It Looked Like
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 30th, 2015
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Emirates First Class is consistently ranked amongst the best commercial First Class products in the sky, so when you find a loophole (in this case adding multiple stopovers to an award fare) to get you $60,000 worth of First Class flights for not much in return, it's probably worth taking advantage of it. Travel blogger Sam Huang did just that, cashing in h

Entertainment
De Niro & Efron Hit Spring Break In ‘Dirty Grandpa’
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 30th, 2015
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Robert De Niro and Zac Efron aren't an on screen duo most would expect, but they've teamed up nonetheless for what looks like could be quite a funny film in Dirty Grandpa. Efron has seen recent comedic success starring alongside Seth Rogen in Bad Neighbours, and De Niro...well he's De Niro. Efron stars as a straight-laced attorney who’s constantly whippe

Sport
The First Surf Film Shot Entirely In 4K Is Visual Cocaine
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 29th, 2015
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On the back of a meteoric rise to the top of world surfing, John John Florence has released the trailer for View From A Blue Moon, his most recent surf film which he produced in collaboration with Blake Vincent Kuney and Brain Farm studios.View from a Blue Moon is unique in the fact that it will be the world's first surf film shot entirely in 4K, allow

Entertainment
Mike Tyson Gives Us His Rendition of Drake’s ‘Hotline Bling’
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 29th, 2015
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In a segment that may have proved that he has officially become a caricature of himself, Mike Tyson appeared earlier this week on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and was coerced/nudged into giving us his rendition of Drake's Hotline Bling toward the end of a very strange interview. After Fallon showing Iron Mike a meme on Questlove's Instagram accou

Motors
Inside The Yacht Jay-Z & Beyonce Charter Every Year
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 23rd, 2015
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This August, for the second year running, Hov & B chartered the magnificent M/Y Galactica Star for a leisurely fortnight long cruise through the Med, visiting the Amalfi Coast, Sardinia, Cannes, and Formentera along the way.The yacht, which estimates suggest cost around £50 million (A$105m) measures 65 metres in length and has a top speed of 28 knots

Motors
Someone In Dubai Is Selling This 500hp Batmobile
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 23rd, 2015
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First we showed you Melbourne's Wayne Manor, now out of Dubai comes a fully road legal (at least in the UAE) tumbler Batmobile. Powered by a 5.7 litre Corvette V8 engine and sporting more than 500 horsepower, the Batmobile can apparently reach speeds of over 250km/h while still looking like the most insane car on the roads of Dubai (which is saying somethin

Entertainment
Jennifer Lawrence Is A Ruthless Businesswoman in ‘Joy’
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 22nd, 2015
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David O. Russell, director of American Hustle and Silver Linings Playbook has brought together some of his favourite former cast members in Joy. Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro are back together with Lawrence playing the role of a ruthless matriarchal businesswoman who is willing to pull no punches in getting to where she wants to

Gear
The ‘Back to the Future’ Nike sneakers are finally actually real
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 22nd, 2015
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After a day that Back to the Future posts flooded about 95% of Facebook, the most exciting news of all has been unveiled.  Nike has officially announced their Nike MAG with power laces after Michael J. Fox tweeted a video of him putting on the groundbreaking pair of kicks.https://twitter.com/MichaelJFoxOrg/status/656929718084739072While not as dramatic

Life & Style
Daily Overview Gives You A Stunning Birds-Eye View Of The World
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 22nd, 2015
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While aesthetically pleasing Instagram accounts are pretty common these days, occasionally you come across one that is truly stunning. Daily Overview is one of these exceptions.Benjamin Grant, the artist who created Daily Overview has a simple goal in mind: to give people a perspective on the world that only astronauts would otherwise see, with the name o

Technology
These iPhone Apps Are Spying On You (And You Should Delete Them Now)
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 22nd, 2015
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On the back of a security breach late last month, Apple this week removed over 300 apps from the App Store after it came to light that the apps were spying on users, collecting users' e-mail addresses and device serial numbers. The apps were all using a piece of Chinese ad software called Youmi which was surreptitiously collecting personal information

Entertainment
Listen To John Legend Crush His Rendition Of ‘Sexual Healing’
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 21st, 2015
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John Legend has been around for a while, collaborated with a lot of people, and sung a lot of covers.  We think we may have just uncovered his bet cover yet.Singing at Kygo's show at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Saturday night, Kygo and Legend entertained the crowd with a brilliant rendition of Marvin Gaye's sexual healing. Listen and enjoy.

Travel
4 Of The Most Epic Lodges In New Zealand
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 21st, 2015
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With its 100% Pure campaign of recent years, New Zealand sells itself as one of the world's premier destinations for travellers looking for a slice of unadulterated nature, and there's no denying the place delivers on this promise in spades, with stunning countryside from top to bottom, pristine streams, brilliant skiing, and much much more.Traveller

Life & Style
Look Inside This Stunning Amsterdam Loft
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 16th, 2015
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While not an actual home, Dutch interior design firm The Loft recently put together a pop-up apartment to demonstrate their significant design prowess and it is absolutely beautiful. If you've ever dreamed of having a bachelor pad in Amsterdam it almost certainly looks something like The Loft #2  which they put together as a conceptual design store.Thei

Life & Style
Australian Artist CJ Hendry Draws Hyperrealistic Images Using Only A Pen
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 15th, 2015
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Three years ago, 27-year old Australian artist CJ Hendry was earning 45 grand a year in fashion retail  - now just one of her unbelievably detailed drawings sells for more than $50,000, and the market for her work is just beginning to take off.Having got halfway through a University Degree, Hendry realised that contrary to what convention would suggest,

Gear
Reinventing the Chronograph: Louis Moinet Memoris
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 15th, 2015
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In 2012, at one of the most important press conferences in the history of horology, it was announced that Louis Moinet was in fact the inventor of the chronograph in 1816 and not Nicolas Rieussec as the whole watch world previously thought. History had been changed, and all thanks to a seemingly nondescript watch purchased for 62,500 Swiss Francs at an unre

Entertainment
These are the Most Popular Films for each of the Past 25 Years
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 14th, 2015
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To celebrate their 25th anniversary, IMDB (Internet Movie Database for those who have never been online before) has released a list of the most popular films for each year over the past 25 years, as voted on by millions of IMDb users (The Shawshank Redemption alone has received more than 1.5 million votes).You really should have seen all of these by now,

People
Emilia Clarke is Esquire’s Sexiest Woman Alive in 2015
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 14th, 2015
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Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive is an announcement men await every year with baited breath, and one that is long debated at pubs and sporting clubs around the world, but we're guessing that there will few complaints about this year's selection in Emilia Clarke, the stunning actress who plays Daenerys Stormborn on HBO's Game of Thrones.The men's mag today b

Travel
Awesome 360° Video Shows You Exactly What Happens In The Cockpit During Your Flight
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  • Oct 14th, 2015
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As a kid one of the best parts flying was being able to visit the cockpit during the flight; unfortunately events like 9/11 quickly put a halt to such shenanigans and now we must sit aimlessly staring at the back of the seat in front of us until the journey comes to an end.What we do know is that there's a lot happening up the pointy end of the plane, but

Motors
One Of The Craziest Races You’ll Ever See: Mclaren P1 v LaFerrari v Porsche 918 Spyder
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 13th, 2015
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With the Top Gear boys sidelined for the minute, petrolheads must now rely on the generosity of private enthusiasts for their dose of insane head to head races. Fortunately for us, a bloody wealthy man with a penchant for the ridiculous by the name of Paul Bailey thought it was a good idea to hand over the keys to his Mclaren P1, Ferrari LaFerrari, and Porsc

Life & Style
These Are The 50 Best Bars In The World In 2015
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 13th, 2015
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Taking up all of the top five spots and 32% of the entire list, you'd be forgiven for thinking that there were very few good bars outside of London and New York.  Of course there are some amazing bars in both of those cities, but judging by the full World's 50 Best Bars list, there is some pretty stiff competition popping up in cities across the globe.Aus

People
Let Emily Ratajkowski Take You On A Tour Of Her LA Loft
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  • Oct 13th, 2015
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Emily Ratajkowski, the ahem, well proportioned woman who almost instantly became the dream girl of every man in the world after her Blurred Lines appearance, recently spent a few minutes with Vogue for their 73 questions segment.The slightly forced (or scripted) interview probes Ratajkowski on everything from her taste in music to her taste in men while

Life & Style
8 Australian Men’s Lifestyle Sites You Should Be Reading
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 9th, 2015
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Every day around the world over 2 million blogs are published online.  That's enough content to fill Time Magazine for the next 770 years but not all of it (in fact almost none of it) is up to Time standard quality. With the amount of content being pushed out on a daily basis, it's easy to get overwhelmed in a sea of noise.Fortunately for you we spend

Motors
Watch a Tesla Model S Drag Race a Holden V8 Supercar
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 7th, 2015
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Everybody knows that the Tesla Model S P85D has ridiculous acceleration, with the ability to deliver all of its torque from a standstill going from 0-100 in just 3.2 seconds in 'Insane' mode.Just how fast this kind of speed actually is, only gets put into perspective when you put the Tesla up against another fast car, a really fast car, like a Holden V

Sport
Jordan Spieth’s Caddie Made More Prizemoney Than Tiger Woods This Year
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 7th, 2015
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Jordan Spieth absolutely destroyed the PGA Tour this year, winning two majors and the Tour Championship to shatter the previous 1-year earnings record with a cool USD$22 million in winnings to his name.Let's just say life is pretty good for the 22-year old, and it's not too bad for his caddie Michael Greller either.A caddie typically receives 5% of a pla

Gear
Man Cave Must Have: The Luna Moon Lamp
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 6th, 2015
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Every kid grew up wanting to be an astronaut, but unfortunately not many of us got to achieve that dream (in fact basically none of us). Fortunately for any failed astronaut, an Indiegogo campaign is hoping to bring the moon to you with the Luna Moon Lamp.With prices starting at just $75 for the XXS Luna and going all the way up to $875 for the XXL, there'

Entertainment
Welcome Back Mr. Bond: The Final Spectre Trailer Is Here
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 6th, 2015
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The countdown is officially on.  Spectre, the latest Bond film and Daniel Craig's fourth playing the eponymous character is set for release on November 6, and judging by the latest and final trailer, it's going to be a goodie.Bond films are renowned for not cutting corners in production, and Spectre looks to be no exception, with recent reports that the f

Technology
This Is Why Instagram Won’t #FreeTheNipple
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 6th, 2015
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Almost a year after #FreeTheNipple campaign came to prominence, Instagram Founder & CEO Kevin Systrom has explained exactly why Instagram are unable to allow any nudity, and the answer makes a lot of sense when you think about it. It's all about our friends at Apple. To keep your app on the Apple Appstore you have to play by Apple's rules, and Apple's r

People
Alexis Ren & Jay Alvarrez do Summer better than you
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 6th, 2015
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Just when you thought their lives couldn't possibly get any better, Jay Alvarrez & Alexis Ren's latest short film Summer 2015 manages to do so. Taking their previous efforts (which we featured here and here) to the next level, the ridiculously good looking couple spent summer travelling around the globe jumping off cliffs, out of planes, into pools,

Entertainment
Childish Gambino Covers Tamia’s ‘So Into You’ for Triple J’s Like A Version
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 5th, 2015
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Quintuple threat Childish Gambino / Donald Glover is one of the more talented men on the planet, achieving success as a rapper, actor, comedian, director, and producer, and he's just shown that he's got pretty decent pipes on him too.Taking part in triple j's popular 'Like A Version' segment Gambino covers Tamia's '98 hit So Into You (you might be awar

Life & Style
Appreciating Rum: An Expert’s Guide
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 5th, 2015
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While it's long been known that Scotch whisky is made for sipping; rum has slipped somewhat under the radar. Often drowned in ginger beer and soaked in lime, many single malt drinkers miss out on the breadth and depth of sipping rum.When served neat or on the rocks, premium rums can provide a myriad of flavours. This month, Tito Cordero, the Master Blen

Entertainment
Watch Tom Hiddleston Impersonate Robert De Niro right in front of De Niro
  • by Jack Slade
  • Oct 5th, 2015
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Robert De Niro has one of the more distinctive, and hence one of the most impersonated voices in entertainment, so when Tom Hiddleston had the opportunity to sit on the same panel as the great man on The Graham Norton Show, he couldn't resist giving it a go himself.Before Hiddleston started though, De Niro said of impressions, "I kind of enjoy it. Espec

Business
Ralph Lauren steps down as CEO of Ralph Lauren
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 30th, 2015
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The inimitable Ralph Lauren announced today he is stepping down as CEO of Ralph Lauren, the company he founded in 1967. Former global president of Gap Group subsidiary Old Navy Stefan Larsson is stepping into the CEO role with 73 year old Lauren continuing on as Executive Chairman and Chief Creative Officer."Stefan brings something special," Lauren told W

Motors
The Tesla Model X has Arrived…and it’s a Game Changer
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 30th, 2015
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It's been on the horizon for a number of years, and today, finally, Elon Musk officially launched the Tesla Model X, the first new car from Tesla in over three years. Needless to say the Model X is a game changer, and that's no overstatement.So why the wait?“I’m not sure anyone should make this car, really. I mean, yeah. There is far more there than

Sport
Never Say Die: The Jason Day Story
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 30th, 2015
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If you've followed golf or indeed sport at all over the past few years, you've probably seen or heard about Jason Day's meteoric rise to the top of the golfing world, culminating in his first major and being crowned World #1 (albeit briefly) in recent weeks. What you might not know is just how tumultuous the road to greatness was for Day. In Never Say Die,

People
Kevin Hart spent a week living with David Beckham and the results are gold
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 29th, 2015
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In a spot to promote H&M's Modern Essentials range, Kevin Hart spent a week in New York shadowing David Beckham to prepare for a role in a fictional biopic.Needless to say, the results are hilarious, with Kevin encroaching just a little too much on David's personal space and not quite nailing the accent. On a side note, the new H&M range actually

Life & Style
‘The Edge’ Is Possibly The Coolest House In Queensland
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 29th, 2015
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Looking like something that wouldn't be out of place in a Bond or Ironman film is 'The Edge', a stunning super contemporary home in the north Queensland resort town of Port Douglas. The use of concrete in the building's shell is so prevalent that a lot of the external shots make it seem like the building is just a concept.Designed by renowned architect C

People
11 Brilliant Life Lessons From Tom Ford
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 28th, 2015
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Undoubtedly one of the most stylish men in the world, Tom Ford has been at the top of the fashion game for over twenty years now, almost single handedly turning around the Gucci brand before heading up YSL and then finally launching his own impossibly cool self titled label.To put it simply, Ford has seen and done a lot, so when he speaks, people tend t

Travel
This Video Will Make You Want To Book The Next Flight To Mykonos
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 26th, 2015
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Yiannis Papanastasopoulos, a Greek (wouldn't have guessed that) freelance filmmaker recently went on a weeklong trip to the beautiful Greek Isle of Mykonos, and judging by this short film A Week To Remember, had an absolute ball.From ferries, to beaches, to bums, to sunsets, to (what looks like) Steve Aoki and some champagne showers; if this video doesn't

People
High School Bully Gets Taught A Lesson After Bullying Blind Kid
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 25th, 2015
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Ah how sweet the taste of justice is.Fresh off reddit's r/JusticePorn comes this glorious story of blind kid vs bully vs hero, and if you've never seen a film before, let us let you in on a secret. The hero always wins, son.The victim's reaction to hero Cody's intervention is probably the best part of the whole video, "I'm fuckin' good Cody!"Here's

Life & Style
This Slip n Fly video will leave you desperate for summer
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 24th, 2015
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In case you hadn't realised, summer is now less than 70 days away, and nothing will have you dreaming of a 35 degree day with friends more than this awesome Slip n Fly video of a waterpark in Ohio.Anyone in Australia willing to put the money behind building one of these? I know at least one person who'd be willing to put up their hard earned for a day lik

Motors
The world’s largest Sailing Yacht just hit the water…and it’s insane
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 24th, 2015
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When you have more money than you could possibly ever spend, why not at least try to spend it all?At least that's what Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko is trying to do with 'S/Y A', sister ship to his nearly as extravagant 'M/Y A'.Launched near Kiel in Germany this week, the yacht cut an imposing figure on its way for sea trials to test the struc

Sport
A Bayern Munich Player Just Scored 5 Goals In 9 Minutes
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  • Sep 23rd, 2015
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Move aside Messi, you'll almost certainly never do this no matter how good you are.Coming on as a sub at half-time in today's Bundesliga match against Wolfsburg, Bayern Munich player Robert Lewandowski blew everyone’s mind in just 9 minutes, putting in 5 goals between the 50 and 60th minute marks.https://twitter.com/VICESports/status/646410171930046464

Entertainment
Bale, Pitt, and Gosling bet big against the banks in ‘The Big Short’
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 23rd, 2015
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Based on the book by one of the best storytellers of our time in Michael Lewis (Moneyball, Flashboys, The Blind Side), The Big Short gives us an inside look at the build up to the Global Financial Crisis of 2007 by focusing on the the people who saw the subprime bubble building and bet big against the US economy.Starring Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling, Christi

Sport
Jenson Button Set To Retire From Formula 1
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 22nd, 2015
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Jenson Button, arguably the coolest man in world sport, looks set to announce his retirement from Formula 1 this weekend after the Japanese Grand Prix, according to The Guardian.If the rumours are indeed true, 35 year old Button will go down as one of the journeymen of the F1 circuit, recording 15 wins from his 278 starts, and a world championship with Bra

People
Ever Wondered Why Some People Are Left Handed?
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 22nd, 2015
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Roughly 10% of the human population is left handed (including me), and it's been like that for more than half a million years.Why is it ten percent, and how has this been the case for so long?I won't ruin it for you but Daniel Abrams posits a theory that makes a lot of sense around the idea that humans are both competitive and cooperative, and as a resul

Technology
Samsung Just Launched The Sexiest TV Ever
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 21st, 2015
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Samsung release a lot of products in a lot of different categories every year, and can be a bit hit and miss at times when it comes to design.  With the new Serif Series TV however, they've hit it out of the park.In collaboration with renowned French furniture designers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec and launched at London Design Week, Samsung is trying t

People
19 Anthony Bourdain Quotes To Live By
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 18th, 2015
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With over 15 years in the public eye, drug addict turned celebrity foodie Anthony Bourdain has proven himself to be one of the most entertaining characters on television.In a world of over the top political correctness, Bourdain brings a refreshing authenticity to the small screen, and over the course of his media career he has come out with some seriou

People
Introducing Australia’s Very Own Spiderman
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  • Sep 18th, 2015
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By day, 24 year-old Melburnian Bryce Wilson is an up and coming advertising exec with goals of being a successful professional.  By night, he gains access to, and scales skyscrapers illegally (and with no safety equipment) in the pursuit of spectacular photos of the cityscape below.The guys at PLGRM took the opportunity to get inside the head of Bryce Wil

Motors
Porsche’s New Electric Concept Puts The Tesla Model S To Shame
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 18th, 2015
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Unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show earlier this week, the Porsche Mission E Concept looks set to be one of the most insane cars on the road and if it ever goes into production will be a huge leap forward for the electric vehicle movement.Sporting over 600 bhp a 500 km+ driving range, the all-wheel drive and all-wheel steering (yes all-wheel steering) Mi

Entertainment
The New ‘Steve Jobs’ Trailer Is Electrifying
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 18th, 2015
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The second Steve Jobs trailer just dropped and the film is shaping up to be spectacular.Directed by Danny Boyle and written by Aaron Sorkin (who these days seems to specialise in tech biopics), Michael Fassbender plays Steve Jobs in what looks to be a brilliant performance, with Kate Winslet starring as Joanna Hoffman, former marketing chief of Macintosh

Travel
This Video Will Make You Want To Drop Everything And Visit Hvar
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 17th, 2015
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Croatia is quickly becoming one of the most desirable holiday destinations in Europe, and watching this video, it's pretty easy to understand why.Produced by Perth local Thomas Iffla, on a DJI Phantom 3 drone, Above Hvar gives you a birds eye view of one of the most beautiful (and fun) locations in the whole world.The backing track is Unfold by Ali

Travel
5 Of The Most Luxurious Ski Chalets In Europe
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 15th, 2015
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As yet another disappointing Australian ski season comes to an end, serious skiers around the country are busy planning their annual January or February trip to various far flung corners of the world to get some much needed powder into their system.Of course as with any trip away, there are varying degrees of comfort you can enjoy depending on how big you

Life & Style
Batman Just Moved In To Toorak
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  • Sep 14th, 2015
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Aptly codenamed the 'Wayne Residence', this house on Landale Road in Toorak is the closest thing you'll get to living like Batman without moving to Gotham City. Architecture firm Molecule, who designed the subterranean masterpiece have done a fine job in bringing a bit of Batman cool to the leafy streets of 3142.While the whole property is stunning, the

Technology
Today’s Apple Event: Everything You Need To Know
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 10th, 2015
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Overnight, Apple held their annual September iPhone launch event in San Francisco, and as usual there were some big new releases, some very cool new features, and one or two strange launches from Apple. Here's a rundown of all the latest news. iPhone The big one. The new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus promise to be even better with a new 3D Touch display

Motors
Bentley Just Unveiled The Most Luxurious 4×4 Ever
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 9th, 2015
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The move toward luxury SUV's over the past 15 years or so has made just about every car manufacturer in the world stand up and take notice. Porsche received a lot of criticism over straying from the sports car route, but ended up laughing all the way to the bank with the Cayenne and Macan now dominating their bottom line.Then Lamborghini came to the party,

Technology
The UK Government Just Warned Parents About 90’s Internet Slang
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 8th, 2015
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Still remember the days of getting home from school and jumping on MSN Messenger to chat with your mates and girls you didn't have the courage to talk to in real life? Looks like the UK Government have just discovered your chat records.Yesterday, they launched a new guide designed to help parents understand all those acronyms horny teenagers use online, bu

Gear
10 Of The Coolest Backpacks Out Right Now
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 8th, 2015
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In case you haven't heard, backpacks are no longer just for kids on the way to school, or for your local hardcore gang of 15 year olds to keep their spray paint and Jim Beam in.The trusty backpack is back in vogue in a big way with some awesome pieces coming through at a variety of price points. We've scoured the web to bring you the 10 coolest backpack

Life & Style
The Cooking Techniques Anthony Bourdain Thinks Every Man Should Know
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 7th, 2015
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Anthony Bourdain is one of the more engaging and entertaining men in the world of food; while never rising to the top of the culinary ranks (the man himself readily admits he was a mediocre chef and a good cook at best), his take on the industry is as refreshing as they come and gives him access to some of the biggest names in food.Using this access, Bourd

Sport
This Video Of Parkour Cyclist Vittorio Brumotti Is Insane
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 6th, 2015
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35 year old Italian Vittorio Brumotti is not your typical actor/singer/model triple threat but rather trial cyclist/television personality/computer science teacher.  We've not seen Brumotti on TV or had a lesson in C++ taught to us, but we certainly can vouch for his cycling skills, as seen in Road Bike Freestyle 2.Pulling off some moves that would re

Business
This 82ft Catamaran Is A Coworking Office You Can Live On
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 6th, 2015
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Coworking spaces have seen an almost meteoric rise in recent years as freelancers and startups look to get out of garages and into environments that foster creativity and collaboration, while allowing groups of people traditionally isolated to find community.Since officially becoming a 'thing' in 2005, there have been some pretty cool coworking offices sp

Life & Style
How To Tie A Bow Tie
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 4th, 2015
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If you're like most men, any attempt you've ever made at tying a proper bow tie before a big event has ended in a disaster with you quickly abandoning it for a clip on. Any search for a solution or how-to are usually fruitless with the diagram either impossible to follow or the video too quick to make any progress with.Until now.This stop-motion video

Gear
8 Of The Most Stylish Watches Under $1,000
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 3rd, 2015
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Sure, every man would love a brand new Rollie, Patek, or IWC; but not every man has the depth of pocket to be able to splash $10k+ on a new timepiece.  Don’t worry Bosses, because there are a huge range of awesome looking watches under a grand ($AUD) that won’t look out of place at Baselworld (or the pub).We leave you these with no comment or descri

Life & Style
Inside A $95 Million New York Apartment: 432 Park Avenue
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 2nd, 2015
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Most of us go through life looking up at skyscrapers not really understanding what it's like to live in one of the penthouses rising hundreds of metres up into the sky. Fortunately for us, in trying to sell the penthouse in their 432 Park Avenue development, the team at Macklowe Properties have given us the opportunity to get a glimpse of what it's like to

Sport
This Footage Of Teahupo’o Is The Best Surf Video You’ll See All Year
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 2nd, 2015
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Drone surf videos are a dime a dozen these days, but occasionally we find something worth sharing. This beautifully shot drone video by Surfing Magazine at Teahupo'o in Tahiti will leave you speechless while witnessing the sheer beauty and power of a place many regard as the Mecca of surfing.

People
Minecraft Founder Shows Us That Not Even A Billion Dollars Can Buy Happiness
  • by Jack Slade
  • Sep 1st, 2015
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When Markus 'Notch' Persson sold his gaming company, Minecraft, to Microsoft late last year for $2.5 billion dollars, said he was looking forward to 'shedding the pressure of leading something so enormous', and that he was 'sick of being a symbol'. In the year that's followed, needless to say, Persson has been living it up, outbidding Hov & B on a $70 m

Travel
Woman sculls whole bottle of $280 Remy Martin Cognac because she couldn’t take it through airport security
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 26th, 2015
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When airport security tell most people that they're carrying more than the 100ml of liquid allowed on board, they shake their heads, grumble, and reluctantly hand over the goods. A lady in China going by the last name Zhao, according to The South China Morning Post, ain't most people.After being told she couldn't take her $280 bottle of Remy Martin XO Exce

Motors
This $10 Million Dollar Yacht Just Sank Off Mykonos
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 25th, 2015
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Earlier this week, local newspaper Mykonos Daily reported that a large private yacht had sunk just off the stunning Greek Island of Mykonos.  Photos and video of the incident have now emerged and as bad losing a yacht like this is, it's not every day you get to see close up footage of $10,000,000 literally sinking to the bottom of the ocean. Needless tod

Motors
Introducing the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG Coupe
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 20th, 2015
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Taking obvious design cues from the jaw-droppingly gorgeous S 65 AMG Coupe, Mercedes-Benz this week released photos of their 2017 C 63 AMG Coupe. Set to be officially unveiled to the public at next month's Frankfurt Motor Show, the all new C 63 comes in two variants, with the 'standard' model delivering 476 horsepower and covering 0-100 in 3.9s, while the 'S

Sport
Archery’s Answer To Paintball Looks Epic
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 20th, 2015
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There's not much us Aussies get to experience before the rest of the world; movies are usually out for a few weeks in the States before they're released here, retailers like Zara and Uniqlo took an eternity to make their way down under, and we've been waiting on a competent Prime Minister for years.Occasionally however, the innovative Australian spirit m

Sport
Laso Schaller Breaks Cliff Diving World Record
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 20th, 2015
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Another day, another insane stunt brought to you by the good folks at Red Bull.This time, 27 year old Brazilian born, Swiss raised Laso Schaller broke the cliff diving world record, jumping off the 58.8 metre (193 ft) 'Cascata del Salto' waterfall in Switzerland.With a 3.58 second hang-time, Schaller hit the water at an organ crushing 123km/h and was luc

Gear
How To Tell If Your Luxury Watch Is A Fake
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 19th, 2015
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Got a mate who is always showing you his latest and greatest Omega, Rolex, or Tag, yet doesn't have a job and refuses to admit that it's a fake?Well this handy infographic from the team at Watches2U gives us the low-down on the common 'tells' of a fake luxury watch and will have him backtracking in no time.In general, the watch is fake if:There are

Travel
Virgin Australia Launches New Domestic Business Class
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 19th, 2015
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The domestic business class battle in Australia has been heating up rapidly over the last two years, with Virgin Australia CEO John Borghetti staking a claim to the nation's business travel spend.Fortunately for the consumer, this means that both Virgin and Qantas have been upping their domestic class game in a big way, ploughing huge money into upgrading

Sport
Jason Day Proves He’s One Of The Nicest Guys In Sport
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 19th, 2015
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Hot on the heels of winning the PGA Championship, his first major victory after cruelly finishing in the top 10 in a major six times since the beginning of 2013, Australian golfer Jason Day gives us yet another reason to love him.Speaking on Irish radio show Off the Ball about Day's success at Whistling Straits, former Guardian golf correspondent Lawrence

Life & Style
Designer Soccer Kits by Nick Texeira
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 14th, 2015
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Canadian design student Nick Texeira has just come out with a range of collaboration soccer jersey designs, and judging by the selection below, it's fair to say they're sick.  Texeira has put together designs incorporating brands from Tom Ford to Ralph Lauren, and even a few celebrity homages to Kanye West with his YEEZY jersey and Drake's OVO kit.There's

Life & Style
This Parisian Basketball Court Is Simply Awesome
  • by Jack Slade
  • Aug 14th, 2015
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They say Paris is the fashion and style capital of the world (somehow just pipping Chadstone), and with this basketball court in the 9th arrondissement, I'd say 'they' are pretty spot on.Built as a collaboration between French brand Pigalle, and design studio Ill-Studio for the launch of Pigalle's basketball line, the court on Rue Duperré was built to m

People
This 24 Year Old Has Achieved More Than You Ever Will…And He’s A Paraplegic
  • by Jack Slade
  • May 21st, 2015
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When Dylan Alcott was just three days old, doctors were forced to remove a watermelon sized tumour from his spine, rendering him unable to use the lower half of his body for the rest of his life. For most, this would prove to be a challenge that they would struggle to get past for the rest of their lives.Alcott however, has embraced this disability and tak

Sport
Zach LaVine Throws Down The ‘Space Jam’ Dunk
  • by Jack Slade
  • Feb 19th, 2015
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In 1995, a kid by the name of Zach LaVine was born in the fairly sleepy town of Renton, Washington. Less than a year after Zach was born, a film by the name of Space Jam came out, starring Michael Jordan and a bunch of Looney Toons, this film introduced a generation of kids to basketball.  Including one Zach LaVine.18 years later, LaVine, having been dra