CHINA’S MILLIONAIRES ARE LIVING CHINA ?

The jury may be out permanently on the old question of if money can buy happiness, but that hasn’t stopped wealthy Chinese families from trying. There is a growing trend among China’s richest to use their wealth to move themselves…

DOT: World’s First Braille Smartwatch

There’s no shortage of exciting research looking to help the vision-impaired gain better access to the world’s information, but many of the projects we’ve already seen are either years away from commercial release or prohibitively expensive. South Korean tech developer,…

I AM A SIKH AND I AM NOT A TERRORIST !

"I need to say, I'm tired of Sikhs from around the world being racially attacked because of extremists who are a minority of a whole different religion. Sikhs have been confused for being Muslims, mainly because all that the Media…

100 CONTEMPORARY CONCRETE BUILDINGS

Concrete is one of the noble materials of contemporary architecture, this new book by Taschen called 100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings features the most exciting projects behind the contemporary concrete trend. The two-volume book highlights the best concrete work in recent…

DANIEL WURTZEL: The Air Sculptor

Daniel Wurtzel is an artist who seeks to 'transform ordinary matter into something extraordinary'. He creates amazing works of art by using a sheet of fabric that continuously flies in and out of a vortex of air created in the…

SEXED: A Novel By R.D. Barucco

"Do all men creep into sexual depths the way I do?" Luke wonders minutes before attending a support group for sex addicts. He decided to seek help after spending a sordid night with Uncle Phil in a hotel room in…

ICONIC FURNITURE DESIGNS EVERYBODY SHOULD KNOW

The designs and ideas of the Modernist era went on to shape the face of furniture design as we know it, and many of those pieces are now certified works of art. If you're still struggling to tell your Rams…

WHY GRAY HAIR COULD BOOST YOUR CAREER

The demographic data tells us that a “silver tsunami” is headed our way. We’re told that these fellow citizens are increasingly litigious, that retirement bores them, that they haven’t saved enough and that we should get used to tolerating their…

END OF CAPITALISM: The Collaborative Economy Is Taking Over

The red flags and marching songs of Syriza during the Greek crisis, plus the expectation that the banks would be nationalised, revived briefly a 20th-century dream: the forced destruction of the market from above. For much of the 20th century…

MARLU’® ITALIAN BABY COUTURE: Precious Like A Diamond

Italian artisan company Distribuzione Stella S.r.l. will introduce at Pitti Immagine Bimbo in Florence its first collection of luxurious haute-couture fashion for babies, branded Marlù®. The collection included high-fashionable ceremony clothes and accessories (bags, hats, shoes etc.) for 0-3 years-old…

QUIP TOOTHBRUSH

Quip is a new electric toothbrush developed to take the simple and often overlooked task of brushing your teeth, to the next level. It has vibrating bristles, and a smart electric motor with a 2 minute timer, just to make…

THE ELYRTON 2S TILTROTOR PLANE

When we laid eyes on the Elytron 2S tiltrotor plane prototype last year at the Experimental Aircraft Association's fly-in airshow in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, it was a half-built concept with only part of its Prandtl wing box installed. The company has…

THREE PREGNANT DADS TRY BEING MOMS FOR ONE MONTH

Steve Hanson, Jonny Biggins and Jason Bramley (all in their mid 40’s) decided to honor their mothers and Anna Jarvis, the founder of the Mother’s Day, by “becoming pregnant”. For 10 days they have been wearing 33lb (15kg) suits, which…

THE LEXDRAY MONT BLANC PACK

Lexdray produces some of the most well thought out bags in the business, their sleek Mont Blanc Pack is a versatile hiking-inspired backpack made from ultra-durable weather-resistant materials. It features a convenient dual-entry design, water-repellent zippers, a fleece lined laptop…

ONOMICHI U2: Cycle Travel & Good Things

"Cycle, travel, and good things," the motto of the Onomichi U2 complex in Hiroshima, Japan, doesn't begin to cover what awaits bicyclists who peddle up to the giant seafront warehouse. Located in the town of Onomichi—and comprising a futuristic cycle-through…