Revel sound systems in the new Lincoln 2016 MKX, On’s new waterproof and windproof Cloudrunner, Lifefactory’s Cafe Collection, a razor with a Japanese Feather blade and more.

On the Radar

Reveals, New Launches and Gear

Revel in Lincoln

Crafting thoughtfully designed loudspeakers involves more than just intuition. Kevin Voecks, of Revel product development, describes his scientific approach for creating a new dimension of immersive audio for Lincoln in the 2016 MKX. The Lincoln Motor Company will be the exclusive automaker to offer Revel and Revel Ultima® audio systems in its lineup of luxury vehicles, debuting with the all-new Lincoln MKX.

On Cloudrunner Winter Edition


As is true with all of On’s running shoes, their new winter shoes feature the brand’s patented Cloudtec soles. What’s different about them? They’re completely waterproof and windproof. Add some reflective elements and a relatively lightweight body (9.5 ounces), and these running shoes are ideal for the upcoming cold, wet and short days of winter.

Silca Seat Roll by Yanco


This seat roll has three pockets for tools, easily attaches itself under a bike seat and is made out of waxed duck canvas by Martexin.

Roots Waterbuck Collection


There are seven bags in the Waterbuck collection: a duffel, tote, backpack, rucksack, messenger bag and dopp kit. All are made out of water-resistant tanned leather.

Red Wing Heritage 8882 6-Inch Moc Boot


Need new boots for fall? These Red Wing classics now come in Indigo Portage leather.

OneBlade Razor & Stand


The OneBlade claims to be the best razor blade on the planet. It consists of a single Japanese Feather blade (which is replaceable) and has a lifetime guarantee.

Lifefactory Cafe Collection


These new glass mugs have insulating sleeves so you can comfortably carry hot coffee, or tea, on the go.

Reviews and Buying Guides

Advice from the Crew

Maximalist Camping in the Western Cascades


On a rainy weekend in the Western Cascades, it’s a necessary luxury to be full, dry and warm. Read the Review

Robotics Labs that Are Changing the World


From Boston Dynamics to Stanford Artificial Intelligence Lab, these are the laboratories shaping our robotic future. Read the Review

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Noteworthy Reads

Reviews and News from around the Web

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GQ gets an inside look at a former Supreme designer’s new store, Noah.

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Looking Ahead

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