The Land Rover Defender of Phones via FT How to Spend It read
Planet Computers’ Cosmo Communicator is a smartphone that runs Google’s Android operating system but also has a QWERTY keyboard attached. shop
But wait there’s more…. If the Cosmo Communicator seems a little too big (it is), checkout the F(x)tec Pro1 which features a fully integrated QWERTY Slider, faster processor, sleeker design and better camera. specs review
Kitchen Quarantine: Michelin-Starred Chef Massimo Bottura Launches Cooking Classes on Instagram Live via Robb Report read
“In the first few delectable episodes, Bottura showed viewers how to make a Thai curry, a warm bollito salad, tortellini and an “everything Mac and Cheese” dinner…”
Editor’s Note: The show airs live every day at 8:00PM CET / 2:00PM ET on Bottura’s Instagram page which can be found here. You will need to be signed-in to watch live videos.
Quarantine Bartender: 3 Mocktail Recipes for a Buzz, Energy, and Sleep via Goop Men recipes
How to Reduce Stress Like a Navy SEAL in 5 Minutes Flat via Gear Patrol try it
There is one simple way to cage the monkey on your back we call stress, and it can be done anytime, anywhere. It’s called box breathing — a time-honored stress-reducing technique endorsed by none other than the U.S. Navy SEALs.
That’s Pretty Cool: Playtronica’s Midi Turns You (or Your Vegetables) Into Instruments via Design Boom discover
“… the idea is to connect humans and objects in one electric chain and measure the intensity of human touch, which is technically a change of electric resistance,’ explains the studio. ‘usually, we don’t think about it, but our bodies are batteries, using electricity to communicate the brain with other body parts. so why not use the same idea to interact with other organic materials using sound as a medium?”
Super Rare Super Sale: 1971 Plymouth Cuda V-Code 440-6 Convertible via HiConsumption read
Only 1 of 17 ever produced. Available at Mecum’s Indy Auction Tues, 5/12 – Sun, 5/17 specs
REMINDER: Top Gun 2 (maybe) in theaters on Fri, 6/26
2 Cubes 1 Guy via r/nextfuckinglevel be amazed
Animating initial unemployment insurance claims from 1967 until now via r/dataisbeautiful watch
Data sources: http://www.dol.gov/ui/data.pdf & https://oui.doleta.gov/unemploy/claims.asp. These are numbers from the United States. Data points are weekly unemployment claims from 1967 to the most recent number from March 20, 2020.
Marvels of Minimalism – the Ultimate Barn Conversions via FT How to Spend It read
The 2020 Pritzker Prize Is Awarded to Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara via SURFACE Magazine read
Highly Covetable: 101 East 63rd Street
“This is the way I wish my house looked” – Andy Warhol
Tom Ford purchased Halston House in 2019 for $18m via Garage source