Trends of the Week

Kristen Stewart Goes Major Tomboy for Hedi Slimane in New Shoot

Kristen Stewart, the badass:  The actor plays a different role of sorts for Hedi Slimane's lens in the newest issue of  Wonderland.  [ Fashion Gone Rogue ]

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Pebble counts down to announcement; rumor says color display coming

On their website, a countdown timer ticks away. Nobody’s really sure what’s going on, but Pebble is teasing that in nearly five days’ time, we’ll have something new from them. As the little 8-bit, smiling watch humorously mocks us (not really), we’re left to wonder what’s going on

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OLPC’s modular hybrid laptop could last schools for years

The One Laptop Per Child project is going modular. The non-profit's Australian partner, One Education, is gearing up to launch a new hybrid laptop in a few weeks that will let you swap out components similar to Google's Project Ara.

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There’s Smart Functionality Hiding Inside This Retro Pocket Watch

After reports of their demise at the hands of smartphones were greatly exaggerated, watches are becoming more and more popular again, especially as they start to gain smarter functionality. That goes for pocket watches too, with the Tissot Pocket Touch gaining an LCD display, a touchscreen interface, and a host of environmental sensors. Read more...

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The Most OMG Coats From the Streets of NYFW

Forget bare legs and strappy sandals: the most stylish New York Fashion Week showgoers are the ones whose outfits are chic and weather-appropriate. While February's frigid temps might make that sound easier said than done, it's actually pretty simple. The key?

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See By Chloé's Fall/Winter '15 Girl is a Wes Anderson Dream

Parisian cool girls and the quirky heroines of Wes Anderson movies served as inspiration this season for See by Chloé designer Clare Waight Keller. Sounds like an ideal combination to us–you know we love our French girls–and the results did not disappoint. Menswear details mingle perfectly with pale pinks and rich floral prints, while cozy natural-hued knits lend a softness to the crisper denim pieces. We are totally sold!

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Virtual Reality will “change the world”, so says Tim Sweeney

Tim Sweeney is the founder and CEO of Epic Games, the creators of Unreal Engine gaming software. Based purely on the demonstration of the Unreal Engine 4 engine software running on the Oculus Rift DK2 and Crescent Bay, we'd say Epic Games knows exactly what's possible in the Virtual Reality universe

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Dell now accepts Bitcoin in Canada and the UK

In what seems like a relatively short stretch, Bitcoin has gone from shady cryptocurrency to legal tender, at least in some parts of the world. Support from a couple of big brands has certainly helped its credibility, and after Dell introduced the op...

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Apple Finally Banned Bonded Servitude, So What About Its Rivals?

Apple recently, finally banned bonded servitude in its supply factories, which means those factories can't mistreat workers by withholding paychecks and passports until they pay off the cost it took to hire them. Bonded servitude—forcing laborers to work for free—is a human rights violation. It was about damn time.

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Dress: Allison Williams In Carolina Herrera, Young Lions Benefit Party

I'm TRYING to pack for my trip to Barcelona with Crest 3D White... and this Carolina Herrera dress on the beautiful Allison Williams for  t he Young Lions Benefit Party held at the New York Public Library last night stopped me DEAD in my tracks. The smokey umber and pink shell kinetic square print viscose gown with silk overlay and a smokey umber mesh belt is from the Spring 2014 collection.

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