Birchbox Man Short List: May 5

Need some talking points for your elevator rides and water cooler fill-ups? The weekly Birchbox Man Short List highlights our favorite conversation pieces from around the web. We do the browsing, you just show up and click. This week: holographic iPhones, six takes on the Mint Julep, work tips from fashion gurus, and more.

This Is What a Holographic iPhone Might Look Like via Co.Design

On April 24, Apple filed a patent for a holographic touch display. It's a preliminary step to be sure, but it hasn't stopped artists and innovators from exploring the possibilities. This video from animator Mike Ko envisions what the technology might look like in its final form.

A New App Offers a Daily Dose of Wikipedia Brilliance via Endless

Wikipedia is a veritable treasure trove of fascinating content, so it was only a matter of time before someone decided to curate its collection. Endless is an app that digs up the best and brightest articles from the Wikipedia archives, and serves them up in a beautifully formatted stream.

Six Variations on the Mighty Mint Julep via PUNCH Magazine

Saturday was a big day for the Mint Julep, along with Derby-winning steed California Chrome. But the Julep's time in the spotlight is far from over. Here are six variant recipes, from the sweet and bitter to the jalapeño-infused.

How I Work: Byron and Dexter Peart of Want Les Essentiels de la Vie via GQ

This is the second installment of GQ's "How I Work" series, which examines the habits and lifestyles of noted influencers in the world of fashion, music, and business.

Photo: Mike Ko

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