Michael Bruno, the mastermind behind 1stdibs, aims to again revolutionize the design world
Keeping up with Michael Bruno is an impossible feat. Always two steps ahead, he’s the kind of guy you meet up with to hear about his just-launched design app, Housepad, only to see him for coffee a few weeks later and learn that, in the intervening time, he’s bought two ... More
The company takes another giant leap towards sending tourists into space
Luxury travelers seeking a thrilling trip are closer than ever to the ultimate adventure: heading into outer space. After three years of construction, Virgin Galactic revealed its brand new spaceship, named the VSS Unity by renowned physicist Stephen Hawking. The ship is a replacement for Virgin’s 2014 ... More
Tiny Teslas, 3D printers and Barbie Smart homes are where it's at
Gone are the days of wooden blocks, puzzles and jump ropes. Today’s tech-savvy kids are using iPads and smartphones while still in diapers, and what was once fun is now practically archaic.
At New York City’s 2016 Toy Fair—basically the CES for the kid market—companies unveiled innovations that will ... More
The Met announces the Costume Institute's spring 2016 exhibition
The Costume Institute’s next exhibition, Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, will explore the impact of technology on the fashion world, specifically haute couture and avant-garde ready-to-wear.
The exhibition will feature over 100 designs ranging from a 1880s Charles Frederick Worth gown to a 2015 Chanel suit ... More
The brand announced some bold changes for its next show
Guests at Tommy Hilfiger’s February 15 NYFW show at Park Avenue Armory will experience some majorly high-tech upgrades. Gone are the days of fiddling around in your bag for a hard copy of your invite when checking in. Now, attendees sporting an Apple Watch to the show can ... More
Google has found its way into your morning routine.
One of the company’s software engineers, Max Braun, has invented a way to provide a technological twist on everyone’s favorite piece of bathroom décor: the mirror. The master tinkerer took to Medium to tease photos of his smart mirror (powered ... More
Three techy tools every modern home needs—including a $1,000 touch-screen toaster
We’re constantly surrounding ourselves with the “smartest” devices possible—televisions that respond to voice commands, cars that give us directions and even cellphone controlled thermostats. So isn’t it about time we showed our kitchens some love too? Start small, with three high-tech tools that promise to bring unparalleled convenience to your ... More
A host of innovations will make taking care of your teeth something to relish rather than fear
Introduced by Beverly Hills cosmetic dentist Kourosh Maddahi and now available across the country, this futuristic face-lift of sorts involves lengthening and shaping teeth using crowns and veneers to contour the lower third of the face. The procedure can reduce fine lines and make chins appear more prominent. ... More
Veteran matchmaker Samantha Daniels dishes on playing cupid for the ultra-wealthy
Relationships have always been a huge part of Samantha Daniels’ career, but she hasn’t always been a matchmaker.
“I used to be a divorce attorney,” she says. “I was helping couples break apart, which didn’t feel like a happy place.”
Finding more fulfillment building relationships for her friends, Daniels started her own ... More
The singer casually listens to her new album on the $9,000 Dolce & Gabbana set
Rihanna took to Twitter to share a selfie while listening to her highly-anticipated new album, Anti, but the highlight of her Tweet wasn’t just her hinting at its completion. The real draw was that the eight-time Grammy winner sported $9,000 Dolce & Gabbana headphones the brand debuted at its More