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Tools you need to become a nomadic freelancer

If you work on the road, either in pursuit of a lifestyle business, or just because you like to travel, your tools are what allow you live …

What to Ask Your Client Before Creating Their Design Brief

The importance of the design brief isn’t something that all clients immediately see.<p>How many times have you found yourself working to what you …

The World’s Best Boutique Airlines for the Economy Long-Haul Experience

Is there such a thing as a boutique airline? Well, now there is.<p>Just like their counterpart boutique hotels, these airlines may not be the biggest in …

5 California Hotels Where You Can Learn To Ride The Waves

If you’re looking to try your hand at surfing this summer, there’s no better place to pick up a board than California. For decades, California’s surf …

The Definitive Guide to Every Type of Condom (and Why It Actually Matters)

A condom that fits like a glove is a non-negotiable for safe sex—too big and you run the risk of it slipping off, too snug and it’s more apt to …

Condoms

Feeling Your Privilege? Share The Wealth With The WellDeserved App

Comedy Hack Day debuts its first product promo video, an amazing takedown of self-satisfied startup culture.<p>Let’s face it: Being too privileged is a heavy burden. You have so much and others, so very little. If only there was a way to help the have-nots have some (for a price!). Welcome to …

The Sync Project’s Ambitious Quest To Use Music As Medicine

Can combining music prediction tech and quantified self data help treat conditions like insomnia, depression, and autism?<p>Most people think of biomedical research as highly controlled, regimented, and painstaking work involving years of lab testing, clinical trials, and data gathering. Daphne Zohar, …

In Japan, It Soon May Be Illegal Not To Take Vacation

It’s to combat what the Japanese call “death by overwork.”<p>Wake up at 7:30, commute to work, spend 13 hours in the office, run for the last train home, eat, and crash into to bed. The next day, rinse and repeat. Welcome to the insane working hours of a Japanese “salaryman” during crunch times at …

A SAD Lamp To Brighten Your Mood And Your Home

For some people, winter is a dark time, both emotionally and literally. Light therapy is one of the main treatments for seasonal affective disorder–sometimes known as the winter blues. Unfortunately, most light boxes used to treat SAD aren’t exactly something you’d want to leave lying around your …

We're Hiring: Science, Tech and Internet Culture Writers

Are you a writer who is obsessed with science, technology and/or internet culture? Then Gizmodo and io9 want you! We're hiring staff writers for both …

Huge Meta-Study Finds Homeopathy Ineffective in Health Treatment

An analysis of over 225 medical studies and 1,800 scientific papers has found that homeopathy is ineffective as a health treatment. Its authors urge …

Luxury Daily

Fast Toys Club is a new Southern Californian business that offers a collection of luxury vehicles, exotic cars and race cars for its private …

Luxury travel and hospitality brands emphasized their superior ability to provide original experiences in the first half of 2014.<p>To read the entire …

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Gilt Co-Founder To Head Up Beauty On-Demand Service Glamsquad

Alexandra Wilkis Wilson has a new baby.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>After seven years at the company she co-founded, Alexandra Wilkis Wilson is moving on to …

We pick the 10 most unique amenities being offered at luxury hotels around the world -

These days, exotic toiletries and personalised butlers are practically passé. From “Fragrance Butlers” to celebrity wake up calls, there’s an …

Hospitality

Breaking from the usual focus on the appearance of vehicles, a number of automakers are using sound-only social content to give fans a different …

Luxury Daily

Italian fashion houses Prada and Versace are helping to bring the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan to an online audience with the curation of a …

Italy

The other wealth gap: 5 luxe brands outpace online

Although luxury brands are slowly making strides in the digital realm, a handful of companies are still far and away leading the pack when it comes …

Bloomberg Markets - Bloomberg

Luxury Daily

Mobile purchases now account for 30 percent of ecommerce transactions and will likely increase as the rate of consumers choosing smartphones and …

eCommerce

Why Does Lifestyle Branding Sell More Than Luxury? – Bloomberg

Why Does Lifestyle Branding Sell More Than Luxury?<p>Why Does Lifestyle Branding Sell More Than Luxury?<p>Why Does Lifestyle Branding Sell More Than Luxury?<p>…

Rich Russians are buying up luxury goods before they surge in price

If you think trying to finish shopping ahead of the holidays is stressful, try getting it done as your currency collapses. That’s apparently what many rich Russians are doing, amid a rout in the ruble.<p>Russian business news site RBC reported that there was a run on silver bracelets and wedding rings …

Luxury Lifestyle

How My Wild Sex Drive Killed My Marriage

Robin Rinaldi wanted to spice up her marriage by having sex with other people—which ended up bringing a lot of heartbreak, and destroying her …

How Do Linguists Pronounce GIF?

<i>Mignon Fogarty is the founder of Quick and Dirty Tips and is known for her Grammar Girl website, podcast, and games.</i><p>Misusing these two abbreviations …

Linguistics

The 12 Most Luxurious All-Inclusive Resorts in the World

Let's face it -- all-inclusive vacations really take the worries out of travel. No matter the destination where you're heading on your all-inclusive getaway, it's nice to know that once you get there, everything will already be taken care of; that is, as long as you pick a top-notch spot that won't …

Costa Rica

According to Hollywood, the Future of Sex Is Super Awkward

Sex in movies is nothing new—and most of the time, it's at least somewhat pleasant to watch. Imagining the future in movies is also nothing new, and …

12 Tales of Getting It On in the Digital Age

Author: Wired Staff. Wired Staff Culture<p>Date of Publication: 03.09.15.<p>Time of Publication: 6:00 am. 6:00 am<p>For WIRED’s first-ever sex issue we …

Spice Up Your Life With a Trip to London's Spice Girls Exhibition

<b>by Madeline Mechem</b><p>Have you ever listened to a song and felt like the music was painting a picture in your mind, or sending you a secret message? …

Rap & Hip-Hop