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
Airbus and Qatar Airways partner to introduce the first aircraft that makes passenger wellbeing a high-tech affair
We all know air travel isn’t what it used to be. From the long security lines and over-crowded planes, to bad food and the dreaded jet lag, it’s enough to put you off getting on a long-haul flight ever again.
Luckily, Airbus and Qatar Airways are aiming to change ... More
Goldgenie—a customization firm that’s gold-plated the likes of bicycles, golf clubs, racing bikes, watches and phone cases—is offering its Midas touch once again. The latest targets? New or used iMac or MacBook devices.
For a starting price of £8,000, the popular computers can be embellished ... More
Forget hailing a cab and sitting in standstill traffic during one of the year’s hottest film festivals. Uber is amping up its services if you’re willing to dish out serious cash for a minutes-long ride. The company is partnering up with Airbus on a trial on-demand helicopter service launching ... More
Y-3 and Virgin Galactic team up on high-fashion space apparel
The future pilots of Virgin Galactic have a stylish new getup. That’s because the commercial spaceline—currently in development to bring tourists into space for $250,000 a head—teamed up with Y-3, a longstanding collaboration with Japanese design guru Yohji Yamamoto and Adidas, to create high-tech, futuristic flight suits ... More
An antique-timepiece devotee has a charmed—albeit puzzling—affair with a hot new smartwatch
Okay, maybe I’m not the most technologically savvy person on the planet. I clung to my ancient BlackBerry until one day a bunch of teenagers on the subway actually pointed at the thing and shrieked with laughter. I still think the Cloud is something from a Rolling Stones song, not ... More