BMW has always embraced Apple products, which makes sense because they target the same demographic - young professionals. Keeping up with this tradition, the German car brand plans to introduce its new ConnectedDrive sytem at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, which includes integration with the… Continue
Added by Eugene on September 21, 2010 at 5:30pm —
After being completely amazed by Alan Wolfson's hyper-realistic Canal Street scene
, I knew I had to get in touch with him. Though the Q&A section
on his website is quite thorough, I still had some lingering questions. Wolfson was… Continue
Added by alice on April 18, 2011 at 11:30am —
Fireworks photography requires incredible talent, and challenges skilled artists to create something even more beautiful than the original visual display in the sky. Photographer David Johnson accepted that challenge during the International Fireworks Show in Ottawa, Canada, and found countless moments of inspiration across the sky.
The Canadian photographer turned these… Continue
Added by Katie Hosmer on September 2, 2012 at 11:00am —
You may have started to notice all of the cheaper boutique hotels popping up all over the place. Like a lot of you, I have a special place in my heart for the W brand (under Starwood) but with the economy the way it is and with the prices of W's being the way they are, I'm also interested in finding cheaper alternatives that still give me that unique… Continue
Added by alice on November 9, 2008 at 11:30am —
It's coming! Macworld, a five day celebration that immerses you in all things Mac is coming to SF in Jan 5-9, 2009. With two full halls of exhibitors, Macworld offers access to hundreds of Mac products and services, paired with expert advice, demonstrations and instruction. Macworld conference programs feature industry leading minds, presenting cutting edge product… Continue
Added by alice on December 3, 2008 at 9:20am —
Check out this sexy beast! Audi has revealed photos and details of its ten-cylinder version of its R8 supercar. More formally known as the Audi R8 5.2 FSI Quattro, this R8 features more upgrades than just an extra pair of cylinders.
With a 5.2-liter V-10 FSI engine, this version of the R8 makes more power than the now… Continue
Added by Eugene on December 21, 2008 at 9:00am —
Macworld Expo is been a launchpad of many Apple products. As Apple's last Macworld '09 participation is coming nearer, here's list of Apple's previous 9 launches at Macworld from Apple in descending order...
2008 – the MacBook Air
Steve Jobs introduced the MacBook Air, the world’s thinnest notebook (allegedly) that was quickly acknowledged as a thing of beauty, but also criticised in some quarters as a triumph of style over substance – there was no optical drive,… Continue
Added by depth on January 11, 2009 at 10:29am —
Floating Kitchen, Vietnam
As an proud Angeleno, I love walking out of a nightclub and devouring bacon wrapped hotdogs or Korean tacos from the Kogi truck
. Street food can sometimes be the best food, something we can all relate to, and that is… Continue
Added by Eugene on January 27, 2009 at 10:30am —
Space, here we come! European aerospace company, EADS Astrium (European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company), has submitted its version of a suborbital tourist space plane that is capable of reaching the lower boundary of space!
The spacecraft looks like an ordinary business jet and unlike the commercial spaceship… Continue
Added by Eugene on February 4, 2009 at 8:00am —
Many of us love and admire the sleek, sexy style, and first-class performance of BMW's. Consistent with their cars, the BMW Museum in Munich, Germany looks pretty spectacular. Through innovative technology and design, the museum takes new approaches to intertwine modern architecture, rad cars, and interactive media. Designed by Atelier Bruecknen, the new museum opened on June 21st, 2008. Along with the BMW Welt, which opened in October 2007, and the… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 11, 2009 at 12:00pm —
In these times if there is anything modern luxury is trying to become it is economical. But how do you keep costs low when you start up a hotel? How about by fabricating modular units off-site and then stacking them together to make a building? CitizenM is trying this out with their new modern design hotels.
From the outside it looks like a stack of a few hundred… Continue
Added by alice on March 22, 2009 at 10:30am —
A lot of what I do is to find ways of taking huge amounts of information and distilling it down so that top management can understand it and act on it. I also need to employ this same process in my own life to take the vast firehose of new info appearing on the web every second and digest it down to something I can understand and use.
Did you know that every second 20 hours of new video is uploaded to… Continue
Added by Mark Huckabee on May 25, 2009 at 6:07am —
More and more people are giving up on cable TV and turning to the web. According to a recent study by Parks Associates about 900,000 U.S. homes relied solely on the Internet for TV in 2008. Another survey showed that 8% of adults now view television shows online at least once a week (Leichtman Research Group). The same survey found that 8% of adults who watch video online now watch TV less often.
For me personally I find regular TV… Continue
Added by Mark Huckabee on May 29, 2009 at 8:18am —
If you missed all that action at Comic-Con and you're a hardcore Disney fan, you may want to mark your calendar and go to the D23 Expo in Anaheim next month. It's basically a four-day event, from September 10-14, that will celebrate -- and sell -- all things Disney with celebrity appearances and sneak previews of upcoming films, television shows and theme park… Continue
Added by alice on August 25, 2009 at 12:00pm —
What will transportation look like in a few decades? With the exponential speed of technology, the possibilities are truly infinite. In this set, we look at some outrageously cool futuristic vehicles that may just give us a peak of what's to come.
Added by Eugene on September 15, 2009 at 3:30pm —
Creepy or cool? Twitter users on Thursday will, for the first time, be able to make voice calls directly to each other through the microblogging service.
A new third-party offering from Jajah known as Jajah@call went into beta Thursday morning that will allow Twitter users to initiate a two-way voice chat with other users by typing "@call @username"--where… Continue
Added by alice on September 17, 2009 at 10:30am —
"Santa made his billions using a once-revolutionary business blueprint: 1) provide an invaluable, innovative product/service, 2) give it away for free, 3) market your brand like hell, 4) make a fortune through advertising, endorsements, product placements, cross-promotion, and guest appearance fees. It’s a business model that few others, with the notable exception of perhaps Google, have ever attempted or mastered."
"Yet, despite his great… Continue
Added by Mark Huckabee on December 15, 2009 at 3:54am —
Combining art, photography and technology, French photographer Jean Francois Rauzier creates hyperphotos that will blow you away. Just what is a hyperphoto? It's a term coined by Rauzier which means 'stitching' together hundreds or thousands of enormous high-resolution images into one amazing collage. Look closely and you'll see that an incredible amount of time has…
Added by alice on January 14, 2010 at 5:30pm —
Nick Knight isn't just any fashion photographer. Sure, he travels around the world shooting editorials for famous fashion magazines like Vogue, taking photos of some of the biggest supermodels in the world. But then take a look at his work and you'll see that Knight is also an artist who embraces digital technology. As he says, "it's just a way of having more control… Continue
Added by alice on September 8, 2010 at 11:00am —