Payal Dhar
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Gizmo Geek: High-end time telling

What connection could a maker of high-end luxury watches possibly have with one of the biggest tyre manufacturers of the world?

Gizmo Geek: The iPhone X gets a Lux Makeover

We truly, honestly thought we were over gold-plated iPhones. Then we got wind of Caviar’s iPhone X Tesla, and all bets were off.

Home to go to

It’s been called a luxury mansion on wheels — little surprise here, for it is touted as the most luxurious mobile home in the world.

Gizmo Geek: The Art of Sound

There is a certain sameness to high-end audio systems in terms of aesthetics.

Gizmo Geek: Maritime Pieces

Baselworld, the planet’s best-known annual watch and jewellery show, can be counted upon to throw up spellbinding new timepieces fit to make horologists salivate.

Gizmo Geek: Theatre of Dreams

A giant 4K TV screen with a state-of-the art home entertainment system to go with it certainly sounds like a dream viewing experience without having to get out of your pyjamas and stepping out.

Gizmo Geek: The refrigerator of art

Think “refrigerator” and what’s the first thing that comes to mind? We are ready to bet that “work of art” is not the answer.

Gizmo Geek: The cream of coffee machines

There are times when writing about luxury tech feels like one April Fool’s joke after another.

Gizmo Geek: A retro phone with a lavish makeover

Do you remember the Nokia 3310? Of course you do, if you’re of a certain age, at least. All of us digital settlers and immigrants likely owned one of these phones or known someone who did.

Gizmo Geek: Gilded Gadgets- For that extra shine

Gold-plated gadgets—bling or tacky? The choice is yours, of course, but it’s hard to get away from the fact that anything shiny does make us look twice.