Author Archives: Anna Bastiaenen

The Elevator: Yachts For 2014

The Elevator: Yachts For 2014

Ocean going adventures are still top of the list when it comes to finding indulgent and secluded time off. We bring you three of the most exclusive private yachts on the market, so you can just relax and enjoy your next vacation. ST DAVID Launched in 2008 by the Benetti shipyard, the magnificent 60m custom-built

For the Craic

A holiday on the Emerald Isle is emerging as a must do for 2013, and there’s a lot of fun to be had in Ireland. Dublin’s architecture dates back to Georgian and Medieval times and with a population of only 4.5 million in the capital city, it’s easy to negotiate the castles, museums and art

Ocean Jewel

Dubrovnik, the ‘jewel of the Adriatic ocean’, is a city that continues to appeal to holidaymakers from far and wide, and it’s become quite a haunt for high-profile celebrities. A place of beautiful scenery, turquoise waters, pine trees to the sea’s edge and fresh, colourful Mediterranean food, there’s a strong Italian influence, which is not


A year after the launch of their first desktop 3D printer at the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas, Cubify has upped its game and released not one, but two machines – their new and improved sequel, the Cube 2 and the larger CubeX, earning them a CES 2013 People’s Choice Award in the process. Featuring

Place In The Sun

Overseas properties are the proverbial journey into the unknown for some investors, especially those moving into non-UK property for the first time, and there are currently a variety of overseas markets attracting attention from high net worth investors in particular. So, where are these worldwide property hot spots and what can they offer the discerning

Virtual Magic

Celluon’s Magic Cube is the latest in virtual keyboard technology. The ultra-portable device laser-projects a full size keyboard onto any flat surface – so you can connect via Bluetooth and get typing, with just a flick of a switch. It even has a multi-touch mouse function that can be operated using your finger when using

Chilled Entertaining

The 32 cu. ft. capacity Samsung T9000 Four-Door Refrigerator is the next evolution in refrigerator design and it’s the ultimate kitchen appliance for home entertainers. Not only does it have a 10-inch LCD display with the Evernote app built into the Linux-based OS, so the connected household can quickly update a shopping list when looking

Intrepid Travelling

The tropical island of Sri Lanka has become the must-visit destination for intrepid travellers. For a small island it offers a lot; there are several UNESCO world heritage sites and magnificent remains of ancient Sinhalese kingdoms – such as 5th century rock fortress “Sigiriya” which is built in the shape of a crouching lion. Adrenaline

Power to the People

Finnish startup PowerKiss is on a mission: a mission to create a wire-free planet where no one runs out of battery. Founded in October 2008 by a bunch of professionals with a background in user centered product development and a dream to keep the world charged, after 1.5 years of active research and development, PowerKiss

You’ve Got Mail

Find snail mail frustrating? It seems snails have evolved, considerably. Last month saw the launch of U.S. startup, Outbox, offering a service that will pick up and digitize your ‘snail mail’ three times a week. But are we witnessing a real game-changer, or is Outbox just overcomplicating a relatively straightforward process? If you’re tired of the constant streams