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Today in Gear: June 23, 2014

Today in Gear: Adobe’s substitute for pen & paper, specialized running shoes, Samsung’s newest tablet, a new 4K TV competitor, a rose gold pilot’s watch and more.

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Today in Gear: April 9, 2014

Today in gear we examine Lightroom’s move to the iPad, Isoara’s take on sweats, a jump rope for cross fit and Black Magic’s new Studio Camera.

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Today in Gear: October 2, 2013

Etiquette Clothiers + Mark McNairy Boot Socks What happens when Italian woolen luxury meets rugged/preppy designs from a lauded American master? Luxurious, attractive boot socks, that’s what. Only a few colorways, all comfy, all handsome. Stick your feet in these — just make sure you’ve got boots that’ll live up to the standard they set….

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Today in Gear: May 10, 2013

The Principals x Billy Reid Bare Bones Concrete Dominos Yes, these strangely-shaped blocks are indeed dominoes. You’ll want to haul the cotton carrying bag with you wherever you roam and play as often as possible. Just maybe not on a glass table. $55 Need Supply x Alden Patterson Unlined Dover Shoe Do everything you can…

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Today in Gear: May 9, 2013

Mod Mobili X-Base Table If you’re tired of using your ironing board as a workstation but don’t want to stray from the general principle, the X-Table is wildly more practical and almost definitely better-looking. Rather than relying on electricity (is that a thing for desks now?), the Scandinavian-designed beauty can be adjusted manually. $1,250 Adobe…

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Timekeeping: How to Take Better Watch Photos

A man dressed in an all brown uniform just dropped off the “grail” watch on your “work” from home day. You feverishly tear the packaging open and hold up the culmination of your hope and dreams as if it were a cub named Simba. Spending two months of salary on this iconic piece of horological…

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Adobe Creative Suite 6 & Creative Cloud

Addressing every last shred of your right brain, the new Adobe Creative Suite 6 is the definitive collection of creative apps applications. Whether you design, code for the Web, cut video, sketch, or crop-stitch-and-sharpen photos for your blog, the 14 applications that make up CS6 leave nary a creative stone unturned. The flagship, of course,…

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Adobe Photoshop Express iPad

Before you throw away your laptop, it’s probably a good idea that you temper your ebullience with a few alpha layers of reality. This is Photoshop Express on the iPad, and as cool as that sounds, the app has more in common with a nicely interfaced photo editor than a full-fledged multitouch Photoshop that we’re…

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Adobe Creative Suite 5: Master Collection

You may not be able to design the next great iPhone app on it (per Steve himself), but if you can stomach for the price tag, Adobe Creative Suite 5: Master Collection ($870 Upgrade, $2,599 Full) will reward you with a veritable blitzkrieg of creative tools. Likely, more than you’ll ever know what do with….