Six months ago, Australia initiated Tesla’s Powerwall Battery, and it has been a success. Now, the manufacturer announces its plans to create the world’s first Tesla-powered town. Located on the outskirts of Melbourne’s CBD, YarraBend will be the first environmentally-sustainable developments to offer 2500 houses fitted with solar roofs and built-in Tesla Powerwalls. The homes […]

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Scout Guide: Null Stern Hotel

Located in the mountains of Graubünden in the Swiss Alps, about 2,000m above sea level, is the hotel that’s not a hotel. The Null Stern Hotel is a comfortable bed with nightstands and lamps to offer an odd concept of minimalistic living, free of walls, doors, and a roof – just the great outdoors. The hotel “room” […]

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Austria-based Kormaran is a boat creating a class of its own. Made for 007, the innovative watercraft is 23-feet long and transforms from driving mode for a sports-car cabriolet style rides, to gliding mode for low-speed agility & stability rides, to flying mode for a hydrofoil ride 1m above water, to a breath-taking mode to […]

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Volata Bike

California-based Volata Cycles introduces a premium hi-tech bike, designed for sport + utility with a brain. The bike offers maintenance-free components for a hassle-free ride, and features a nested hub on its handle-bar that reads all riding metrics from fitness info to weather alerts, directions, phone notifications, to your heart rate. The bike also has […]

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Propel RC + Star Wars Drone Collection

Propel RC introduces a collection of Star Wars remote-controlled drones. The collection includes four four-prop designs and can fly at a top speed of 35mph within 3 seconds. The 74-Z Speeder Bike, Tie Advanced X1, T-65 X-Wing Starfighter, and Millennium Falcon all feature on-board lasers enabling dogfights, and when you’re hit 3 times by your opponents’ lasers [up to 24], […]

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HP Spectre

HP introduces the world’s thinnest laptop – 10.4mm and just so happens to be hella handsome. Designed for the discerned gentleman, the HP Spectre carries a full satin-black finish accented with copper, and features Intel’s 6th gen Core i5 and i7 processors, 256GB or 512GB HDD, 8GB RAM and has a FHD 13.3 LED display, […]

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The Look: Anderson.Paak

In the latest edition of The Look, we check out how Dr Dre’s rags-to-riches protege acme the future of Hip Hop: John ElliottVillain Loopback Cotton-Blend Jersey Hoodie Acne StudiosRyder Slim-Fit Wool and Mohair-Blend Trousers AMITextured Merino Wool Beanie Maison Margiela+ Mykita Round-Frame Acetate Sunglasses The story of Anderson .Paak could one day make a barely believable biopic. As […]

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NSW + Air Max 1 Flyknit

Nike Sportswear revamps their iconic 1987 Air Max into a fashion-forward + innovative runner. The Air Max 1 Flyknit features a breathable woven upper in the iconic retro pattern, while its mudguard retains its shape, atop its traditional white outsole. Also available on Nike ID. So Scout Life. $160  

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Lollapalooza Live Stream

Stream Lollapalooza from Grant Park in Chicago all weekend. The show includes Red Hot Chili Peppers, M83, Future, Major Lazer, Bloc Party, A$AP Ferg, and dozens more scheduled to take the stage over the weekend. Use your Red Bull TV app or on the web. Scout Life.

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OFF Hotel

Located in Paris, OFF Hotel offers a unique experience being the city’s first floating hotel + bar. Docked in the river Seine, the luxury establishment features 54 rooms, 4 suites, plunge pool, summer terrace, & cocktail bar with panoramic views of the Charles de Gaulle bridge & river. Scout Life. +$EU132/Night  

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Samsung + Powerbot Vacuum

Samsung introduces a powerful auto-vacuuming system in a way only Samsung could. The Powerbot Vacuum offers 70-times the suction of “other” robotic vacuums while adding WiFi allowing you to clean when and which room you want from your smartphone by using its onboard camera that creates a complete map of your home – dodging furniture and objects […]

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Mirrors: #23Ways

Mirrors are meant for people to view themselves. Alicia Keys, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson, Pink, Bono, and others explain why it’s time to take action to heal the long history of systemic racism in America. #23Ways In collaboration with Alicia Keys and the We Are Here Movement, with original reporting from Mic’s Jamilah King.

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Scout Business: 6-Figure Careers

It’s no surprise that doctors and lawyers earn six figure salaries, but there are many other jobs that also pay $100k or more. To help you get a better sense of these jobs, we’re highlighting several six figure jobs that you may not be as familiar with. For many of these jobs, total pay is highly dependent on the base salary. […]

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A Gentleman’s Guide: Master Summer Smart-Casual

In the latest edition of A Gentleman’s Guide, we check out six ways to perfect the laid-back look of the season Photograph by The Styleograph/WENN.com Smart-casual. Such an innocuous-sounding term, yet what terror lurks in its oxymoronic depths. It went mainstream in the mid-1990s, when Mr Marc Andreessen, co-founder of Netscape, appeared on the cover of Time magazine in […]

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