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Behind the Beard: SCRUFF’s Johnny Skandros Speaks

How a self-confessed introvert reinvented himself — and in the process changed the way men connect with each other around the world. Not all superheroes have a secret identity,...

Truth Time: Johnny Skandros Talks About Creating “Woof”

Johnny Skandros, a.k.a. Johnny Scruff, is a bundle of personality well segmented into public and private personas....

Apple’s HomePod Listens Before Making a Sound

To understand what make’s Apple’s entry into the smart speaker market so smart, it’s important to understand what makes other speakers so dumb. Apple’s new HomePod Speaker...

London Sartorial: See How the British Do It in Style

Written by Dylan Jones | Rizzoli; $45 London is well known for — among other things — its sense of style, and London Sartorial: Men’s Style from Street to Bespoke offers an...

The Martini: It’s Time to Reinvent a Classic Cocktail

There was a time when the word martini was reserved for the hardest-hitting drinks, but it has evolved to encompass even the most fruity, easy-to-quaff cocktails. For example,...

Picnic Like a Gatsby at New York’s Knickerbocker Hotel

The Knickerbocker, situated in the center of the universe on Broadway and 42nd Street, reopened its doors in February 2015 as the only five-star hotel in Times Square. Jacob Astor...

Wed in the World: Marriage Equality News from Malta to Tinian

There’s good news on the islands of Malta and Tinian, progress in Germany and continued inequality in Lithuania and Russia....

Strike a Pose: The Vogue Years Captures Doisneau’s Keen Eye

By Robert Doisneau | Flammarion; $60 Robert Doisneau was a 20th Century visionary. His photography both elevated magazine work to the level of art, while also creating immortal...

Got a Dream? Let 3-D Technology Print It up for You

Technology that can turn dreams into plastic, fit you better than a tailor, and leave hidden messages in your breakfast. From the Great Pyramids to the Empire State building,...

No Longer a Joke, Men in Tights Get a Leg up in Meggings

Leggings have long been thought of as falling squarely in the realm of women’s fashion (not that we’d ever let a detail like that dictate what we would or wouldn’t wear)....

Say “I Do” to LGBT-Friendly Wedding Planners

Hand in Hand Wedding planning experiences can range from fun to dysfunctional. Fortunately you can turn to the internet for help sourcing anything from officiants to memorable...

Visualize Sounds with Soundwave Tattoos by Skin Motion

Many turn to tattoos as a way to keep a treasured memory close; now they can do so through audio. Soundwave Tattoos by Skin Motion allow you to capture a recorded sound as a...