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DESIGN
Test Drive: 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA
The spending habits of younger consumers have changed drastically in recent years—especially when it comes to large purchases like cars and real estate. Whether due to economic forces or shifting social norms (or a combination of both), companies...
DESIGN
Test Drive: 2014 Mini Cooper Hardtop
by Davis Adams “These bright colors are so hard to manufacture, and we didn’t want a trendy yellow," explains Annette Baumeister, leader of the color and trim engineering team at Mini's Munich office. She’s particularly proud of the Volcanic Orange...
25_AND_UNDER
Compact 1 Transparent Glasses
Nannini combines Italian quality eyewear with a convenient, fold-up construction for their ultra-portable Compact 1 transparent reading glasses. These lightweight gems are perfect for keeping on your person, since they flatten down to less than a centimeter...
SPORTS_OUTDOORS
BRICK_AND_MORTAR
Ultra HD Compact Folding Roof Prism Binoculars
A leader in sporting optics, Bushnell's ultra compact binoculars pack the same quality as their more intricate designs but in a lightweight, foldable construction perfect for taking to the ballpark or on your next hike. The wide field of view makes...
TECH
Octiv 650
Just unveiled, Altec Lansing's latest iPhone/iPod friendly device adds new innovative features to keep the now classic "dock" model fresh. In addition to delivering rich sound, with its two 3" full range drivers and a nested 4" subwoofer, the Octiv...