Payal Dhar
My Stories
Joyride Into Outer Space

Was it only last week that I was likening passenger space flights to science fiction?

Gizmo Geek: Luxury timepieces that reach for the stars

Till such time as reality meets science-fiction, and summer holiday space cruises and weekend moon landings become possible, we only have our imaginations to take us where few have gone before.

Gizmo Geek: Liquid-Cooled Gaming Powerhouse

Ask any gamer about their dream gaming machine and you are sure to light a gleam in their eyes.

Gizmo Geek: Extravagant Gadgets

If you want to spend your hard-earned millions on mouse made of gold and inlaid with diamonds, a one-of- a-kind handcrafted Pokémon watch or a $300,000 high-tech dog kennel, who are we to judge?

Gizmo Geek: Sound so perfect

There’s upgrading your home theatre system and then there’s giving it the Steinway Lyngdorf touch.

Gizmo Geek: Recreating the Romance of Typewriters

Nowhere does the adage about old being gold ring truer than in the luxury gadgets market.

Gizmo Geek: Mouse with a Midas touch

That step between the sublime and the ridiculous might be a small one, but there are those that navigate it with much aplomb that it leaves you speechless.

Gizmo Geek: Doing business in luxury

Would you fork out for a toilet that costs almost as much as a car? No? What if it plays you music as you do your business, washes and dries you, and de-odourises itself afterwards?

Gizmo Geek: When time stood still

A mechanical watch is an anachronism, it is the ultimate refinement of ‘low’ technology,” says, a website for wristwatch enthusiasts and collectors.

Gizmo Geek: The Speakers that think

When Bang & Olufsen’s BeoLab 90 was first unveiled a couple of years ago, dubbed them the speakers you’d trade a couple of children to own.