From a robotic luggage concierge to “smart toilets,” these boundary-pushing properties are equal parts fancy and futuristic
Step foot into a suite at any luxury hotel around the world—be it a beachy bungalow in Martinique or boutique riad in Marrakesh—and you’ll find swanky amenities in abundance. But when Frette linens, L’Occitane bath products and special treats at turndown come standard, what differentiates one property from the next?
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Here is a picture of Apple CEO Tim Cook wearing the entry level Watch in Stainless Steel with a Sapphire Crystal, Retina Display, Ceramic Back and White Fluoroelastomer sport band. It’s a good-looking wristband, but will it be a game-changing watch? Specifically for collectors of haute horology, the question is: ... More
Exclusivity is no longer limited to hotshot events and top-notch concierge companies. From smartphones to social networks, everyday tech services are becoming invite-only. Here, check out the ones worth the pre-screening process.
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Shop our luxe present picks, including ideas for the beauty and fashion-obsessed, home and design-lovers, travel aficionados and more
Chic Gifts for Pets and the People who Love Them From a fine leather saddle to an over-the-top fishbowl, there’s a perfect present for every animal-obsessed person in your life.
Holiday Gifts for the Beauty Obsessed From luxe perfumes and silky makeup brushes to vibrant ... More
A self-driving sports car, a grill that cooks meat to perfection and more from Las Vegas' Consumer Electronic Show
Thousands of gadget gurus and tech visionaries descend upon Las Vegas each January for the annual Consumer Electronics Show, where brands showcase the latest and greatest in consumer technology. This year, products ranged from driverless cars to bendable televisions—and even a bed that tracks your sleeping patterns. While ... More
The seeds of Apple’s fashion ventures are falling on the right kind of soil
Ever since Apple unveiled the new iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch, the tech and business communities have been aflutter over whether 2014 may finally be the year that Apple becomes not just a celebrated technology company but a full-fledged fashion house.
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9 digital gems that guarantee the swiftest ways to get over jet lag, restock the fridge and more
These days, we're hailing cabs and blazing through entire TV series faster than ever before, and the latest crop of time-saving apps, tools and services are on the cutting edge of efficiency. Below, here's nine (mostly) new, innovative shortcuts to try.
Finish Your Reading List Faster
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Consumer drones are being used to deliver bottles of champagne, take impressive aerial selfies, help realtors sell homes—and that’s just the beginning.
If you’ve ever dreamed of having a chilled bottle of champagne delivered to you by a small flying robot (and who hasn’t, really?), then you’re in luck: A luxury hotel in California is using drones to transport bubbly to high-paying guests. The devices are also popping up at weddings, where ... More