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Sonic the Hedgehog and more: 20 best Sega Genesis video games as classic console marks 30th anniversary

The Sega console was released in North America 30 years ago, and to mark the anniversary a US$80 Genesis Mini goes on sale next month. Gamers recall their 20 favourite Sega Classic games.

18 Aug 2019 - 10:00PM

The Sega console was released in North America 30 years ago, and to mark the anniversary a US$80 Genesis Mini goes on sale next month. Gamers recall their 20 favourite Sega Classic games.

Sonic the Hedgehog and more: 20 best Sega Genesis video games as classic console marks 30th anniversary
Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch – and 6 other luxury homes no one wants to buy

Late pop star’s 2,698-acre California property now renamed Sycamore Valley Ranch, former home of retired NBA star Michael Jordan and ‘Billionaire’ Bel Air mansion all remain unsold

18 Aug 2019 - 2:00PM

Late pop star’s 2,698-acre California property now renamed Sycamore Valley Ranch, former home of retired NBA star Michael Jordan and ‘Billionaire’ Bel Air mansion all remain unsold

Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch – and 6 other luxury homes no one wants to buy
Do you have US$530,000 to buy your own Caribbean private island in Belize?

Three unspoilt islands with little or no development, which are two hours’ flight from Houston, Texas, could make the perfect holiday retreat

17 Aug 2019 - 4:00PM

Three unspoilt islands with little or no development, which are two hours’ flight from Houston, Texas, could make the perfect holiday retreat

Do you have US$530,000 to buy your own Caribbean private island in Belize?
Meet Rebekah Paltrow Neumann, WeWork co-founder – and Gwyneth Paltrow’s cousin

Paltrow Neumann has been described as CEO Adam Neumann’s ‘strategic thought partner’

17 Aug 2019 - 2:00PM

Paltrow Neumann has been described as CEO Adam Neumann’s ‘strategic thought partner’

Meet Rebekah Paltrow Neumann, WeWork co-founder – and Gwyneth Paltrow’s cousin
How does Star Wars creator George Lucas – the richest US celebrity in 2018 – spend his US$6.4 billion fortune?

Known for the Star Wars and Indian Jones franchises, filmmaker George Lucas is one of Silicon Valley’s wealthiest denizens, owns the highly successful company Lucasfilm, and has spent millions of dollars on property development in the United States

17 Aug 2019 - 12:00PM

Known for the Star Wars and Indian Jones franchises, filmmaker George Lucas is one of Silicon Valley’s wealthiest denizens, owns the highly successful company Lucasfilm, and has spent millions of dollars on property development in the United States

How does Star Wars creator George Lucas – the richest US celebrity in 2018 – spend his US$6.4 billion fortune?
What do you need in your kitchen to succeed on a keto diet?

Couple, who have lived on high-fat ketogenic diet for six years and co-wrote how-to keto guide BioDiet say consumption of sugar, not fat, should be vilified

17 Aug 2019 - 10:00AM

Couple, who have lived on high-fat ketogenic diet for six years and co-wrote how-to keto guide BioDiet say consumption of sugar, not fat, should be vilified

What do you need in your kitchen to succeed on a keto diet?
What are the biggest differences between Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 and Apple’s iPhone XS?

Samsung’s Note 10 and Note 10 Plus have larger screens than those on iPhone XS and XS Max, and also offer the S Pen stylus, which can be used to sketch and take notes

16 Aug 2019 - 2:17PM

Samsung’s Note 10 and Note 10 Plus have larger screens than those on iPhone XS and XS Max, and also offer the S Pen stylus, which can be used to sketch and take notes

What are the biggest differences between Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 and Apple’s iPhone XS?
Here's a look inside Donatella Versace's US$5.6 million pink stucco Italian villa

Donatella Versace's new Italian villa once hosted guests like Ernest Hemingway and Walt Disney, has 20 bedrooms, a magnificent view and a fireplace adorned with famous signatures

15 Aug 2019 - 7:00PM

Donatella Versace's new Italian villa once hosted guests like Ernest Hemingway and Walt Disney, has 20 bedrooms, a magnificent view and a fireplace adorned with famous signatures

Here's a look inside Donatella Versace's US$5.6 million pink stucco Italian villa
7 things you need to know about Lauren Sanchez, Jeff Bezos’ new romantic interest

Sanchez, a former TV anchor and pilot, has made numerous public appearances with the Amazon founder

15 Aug 2019 - 6:00PM

Sanchez, a former TV anchor and pilot, has made numerous public appearances with the Amazon founder

7 things you need to know about Lauren Sanchez, Jeff Bezos’ new romantic interest
Review | What’s it like in the ultra-luxe business class Club Suite on British Airways’ brand new A350 aircraft?

Rachel Hosie travels on the inaugural British Airways Airbus A350-1000 flight from London to Madrid and is blown away by the private Club Suite, The White Company amenities and the 18.5-inch screen – perfect for watching Crazy Rich Asians

15 Aug 2019 - 10:00AM

Rachel Hosie travels on the inaugural British Airways Airbus A350-1000 flight from London to Madrid and is blown away by the private Club Suite, The White Company amenities and the 18.5-inch screen – perfect for watching Crazy Rich Asians

What’s it like in the ultra-luxe business class Club Suite on British Airways’ brand new A350 aircraft?
Elon Musk’s 12 books to read for business and personal success – fantasies, biographies and rocket science

The CEO of SpaceX and Tesla’s best reads range from The Lord of the Rings to the dangers of AI to the life of physicist Albert Einstein. Not surprisingly, he is a also a fan of complex how-to guides to building rockets.

15 Aug 2019 - 1:38AM

The CEO of SpaceX and Tesla’s best reads range from The Lord of the Rings to the dangers of AI to the life of physicist Albert Einstein. Not surprisingly, he is a also a fan of complex how-to guides to building rockets.

Elon Musk’s 12 books to read for business and personal success – fantasies, biographies and rocket science
A peek at Bugatti’s US$18.7 million La Voiture Noire – the world’s most expensive new car

One-off vehicle, bought anonymously and still to be fitted with engine or interior, now on show at prestigious US car show Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance

14 Aug 2019 - 3:30PM

One-off vehicle, bought anonymously and still to be fitted with engine or interior, now on show at prestigious US car show Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance

A peek at Bugatti’s US$18.7 million La Voiture Noire – the world’s most expensive new car
Samsung unveils first high quality smartphone camera sensor that exceeds 100 megapixels

South Korean company to start making Isocell Bright HMX sensor, developed with Chinese firm Xiaomi, that offers detailed images similar to those of high-end DSLR cameras

14 Aug 2019 - 2:43PM

South Korean company to start making Isocell Bright HMX sensor, developed with Chinese firm Xiaomi, that offers detailed images similar to those of high-end DSLR cameras

Samsung unveils first high quality smartphone camera sensor that exceeds 100 megapixels
Who are the world’s top 15 YouTube make-up and beauty influencers with millions of subscribers?

Offering everything from ‘quick how to’ make-up videos to ‘get ready with me’ tutorials, these wealthy creators on YouTube include Yuya, Jeffree Star, Manny Gutierrez and James Charles

14 Aug 2019 - 3:51AM

Offering everything from ‘quick how to’ make-up videos to ‘get ready with me’ tutorials, these wealthy creators on YouTube include Yuya, Jeffree Star, Manny Gutierrez and James Charles

Who are the world’s top 15 YouTube make-up and beauty influencers with millions of subscribers?
How does Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 compare to the Galaxy S10?

Both Note 10 and Note 10 Plus offer larger screens than corresponding S10 and S10 Plus devices, a bigger battery life and an S Pen stylus that can convert handwritten notes

13 Aug 2019 - 12:00PM

Both Note 10 and Note 10 Plus offer larger screens than corresponding S10 and S10 Plus devices, a bigger battery life and an S Pen stylus that can convert handwritten notes

How does Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 compare to the Galaxy S10?
Mark Zuckerberg drives a US$1.4 million Pagani Huayra supercar – what do these other 9 billionaires drive?

From hand-built sports cars to modest saloons, the world’s richest people own an eclectic mix of cheap and luxury vehicles

15 Aug 2019 - 3:38PM

From hand-built sports cars to modest saloons, the world’s richest people own an eclectic mix of cheap and luxury vehicles

Mark Zuckerberg drives a US$1.4 million Pagani Huayra supercar – what do these other 9 billionaires drive?
How Kanye West changed sneaker culture: Nike, Adidas don’t need athletes to sell sports shoes now they’ve got celebrities

How can sports shoes command such elevated prices? The rise of casual fashion, the athleisure trend and celebrities – above all Kanye West, with his Yeezy line for Adidas –have shifted buyers’ focus from performance to style.

10 Aug 2019 - 7:54AM

How can sports shoes command such elevated prices? The rise of casual fashion, the athleisure trend and celebrities – above all Kanye West, with his Yeezy line for Adidas –have shifted buyers’ focus from performance to style.

How Kanye West changed sneaker culture: Nike, Adidas don’t need athletes to sell sports shoes now they’ve got celebrities
From ‘Chucks’ to Yeezys: how the iconic sneaker has evolved since 1820

Whether worn for fashion or sport, most of us own sneakers. The iconic footwear has come a long way since the ‘rubber overshoe’ of 200 years ago

13 Aug 2019 - 2:26PM

Whether worn for fashion or sport, most of us own sneakers. The iconic footwear has come a long way since the ‘rubber overshoe’ of 200 years ago

From ‘Chucks’ to Yeezys: how the iconic sneaker has evolved since 1820
Top 10 cruise ships with the world’s most outstanding cabins – but which is the best?

CruiseCritic has revealed its 2019 list of international cruise lines with the most outstanding cabins – from Royal Caribbean Cruises to Carnival Cruise Line – based on thousands of customer reviews

8 Aug 2019 - 8:00PM

CruiseCritic has revealed its 2019 list of international cruise lines with the most outstanding cabins – from Royal Caribbean Cruises to Carnival Cruise Line – based on thousands of customer reviews

Top 10 cruise ships with the world’s most outstanding cabins – but which is the best?
Why did so many super-rich Hongkongers lose their billionaire status in 2018?

The number of billionaires in Hong Kong last year has declined – it is the steepest drop in collective wealth of any region worldwide

8 Aug 2019 - 10:00AM

The number of billionaires in Hong Kong last year has declined – it is the steepest drop in collective wealth of any region worldwide

Why did so many super-rich Hongkongers lose their billionaire status in 2018?
Which of these 7 amazing buildings would you pick for 2019’s top architecture award?

The Dezeen Awards longlist is packed with top contenders, but these structures – from Teahouse in China to The Wave in Denmark – stand out for their unparalleled design

7 Aug 2019 - 1:00PM

The Dezeen Awards longlist is packed with top contenders, but these structures – from Teahouse in China to The Wave in Denmark – stand out for their unparalleled design

Which of these 7 amazing buildings would you pick for 2019’s top architecture award?
Chinese actress Fan Bingbing: disappearance last year for tax evasion ‘has made me calm down’

Star of Hollywood blockbusters like Iron Man 3 was placed under house arrest for four months while being investigated for not paying US$34 million in taxes

6 Aug 2019 - 5:26PM

Star of Hollywood blockbusters like Iron Man 3 was placed under house arrest for four months while being investigated for not paying US$34 million in taxes

Chinese actress Fan Bingbing: disappearance last year for tax evasion ‘has made me calm down’
What rich women want: the qualities millionaire females look for when dating, according to elite matchmakers

Being financially successful and smart rank high on rich women’s checklists, but even higher are kindness, security, the desire to start a family and sense of humour.

5 Aug 2019 - 4:37PM

Being financially successful and smart rank high on rich women’s checklists, but even higher are kindness, security, the desire to start a family and sense of humour.

What rich women want: the qualities millionaire females look for when dating, according to elite matchmakers
Eat your heart out, Manny Pacquiao: We look inside Floyd Mayweather’s US$25 million LA mansion, and it’s fit for a champ

‘Money’ Mayweather’s LA home has a candy shop, a 12-seat cinema, and a wine rack with 225 bottles. He is reputedly keen on buying New York skyscraper One Vanderbilt

16 Aug 2019 - 10:50AM

‘Money’ Mayweather’s LA home has a candy shop, a 12-seat cinema, and a wine rack with 225 bottles. He is reputedly keen on buying New York skyscraper One Vanderbilt

Eat your heart out, Manny Pacquiao: We look inside Floyd Mayweather’s US$25 million LA mansion, and it’s fit for a champ
Power to the purple pea: How Chef’s Table star Dan Barber’s coloured veggies are changing the culinary scene

Star chef Dan Barber's seed company Row 7’s nutritious purple veggies are set to infuse life into the dumbed down vegetables most of us eat now

3 Aug 2019 - 2:00PM

Star chef Dan Barber's seed company Row 7’s nutritious purple veggies are set to infuse life into the dumbed down vegetables most of us eat now

Power to the purple pea: How Chef’s Table star Dan Barber’s coloured veggies are changing the culinary scene
Why are wealthy Singapore parents buying fancy homes for their children?

The increase in the Lion City in the number of parents buying expensive homes and putting them in their children’s names may be connected to changes in the tax laws

5 Aug 2019 - 10:31AM

The increase in the Lion City in the number of parents buying expensive homes and putting them in their children’s names may be connected to changes in the tax laws

Why are wealthy Singapore parents buying fancy homes for their children?
Is it the end of the Victoria’s Secret fashion show?

The Victoria’s Secret ‘angels’, wearing the brand’s lingerie, may never take to the catwalk again, according to model Shanina Shaik

1 Aug 2019 - 4:54PM

The Victoria’s Secret ‘angels’, wearing the brand’s lingerie, may never take to the catwalk again, according to model Shanina Shaik

Is it the end of the Victoria’s Secret fashion show?
BTS or Blackpink? Malaysia’s new king makes his K-pop pick, and sends fans into a Twitter frenzy

In a TV interview broadcast on Tuesday, the king was asked to play a game where he had to choose one of two options presented to him. BTS vs Blackpink was one question, with his answer sending fans into a frenzy on Twitter.

1 Aug 2019 - 1:00PM

In a TV interview broadcast on Tuesday, the king was asked to play a game where he had to choose one of two options presented to him. BTS vs Blackpink was one question, with his answer sending fans into a frenzy on Twitter.

BTS or Blackpink? Malaysia’s new king makes his K-pop pick, and sends fans into a Twitter frenzy
Beauty grows into a US$532 billion industry thanks to these 4 trends

Analytics firm Edited says cosmetic companies and beauty brands are avoiding traditional advertising, while social platforms have become more shoppable

1 Aug 2019 - 2:00AM

Analytics firm Edited says cosmetic companies and beauty brands are avoiding traditional advertising, while social platforms have become more shoppable

Beauty grows into a US$532 billion industry thanks to these 4 trends
10 highest-grossing movies of all time: Has Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame taken the top spot at last?

Black Panther and The Avengers are among Marvel movies to make top 10 worldwide money list

30 Jul 2019 - 4:05PM

Black Panther and The Avengers are among Marvel movies to make top 10 worldwide money list

10 highest-grossing movies of all time: Has Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame taken the top spot at last?