Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed tonight on 60 Minutes the company’s future delivery method: drones. You can watch the segment below (The drone portion kicks in at the 11:15 mark): The goal of this new delivery system called Prime Air is to get packages into customers’ hands in 30 minutes or less using unmanned aerial vehicles.Continue reading “Amazon Prime Air: Your Amazon Packages Could Soon Arrive By Flying Drones”
So accurate it requires almost a year to complete, this is the officially licensed, roadworthy replica of the Batmobile featured in the iconic 1960s TV show and it will only set you back a mere $200,000. Built on a custom Lincoln chassis, this crime-fighting cruiser comes standard with a 430-horsepower, 383 Blueprint Crate engine andContinue reading “Hammacher Schlemmer Offering The Authentic 1966 Batmobile For Only $200,000”
Apple is now allowing customers to check the availability of its iPhone 5s and arrange for in-store pickup through its online store. Currently, all 5s models on all carriers are showing an October shipping date. Although it differs by store, a search of numerous zip codes shows very few models are available for in-store pickupContinue reading “Apple Offers iPhone 5s In-Store Pickup, Availability Check”
Merchants now have the ability to plug in PayPal Beacon to provide their customers with a completely new shopping experience. The first device of its kind, PayPal Beacon allows merchants to connect directly to their customers PayPal app for automatic check-in. Faster than swiping a credit card or tapping a mobile phone at the pointContinue reading “Introducing PayPal Beacon: Shopping Made Seamless”
Yesterday, PayPal launched their completely reimagined PayPal app on iPhone and Android, making it easier for customers to pay when they’re in-store and send money to friends. Thousands of restaurants, cafes, clothing stores and other retail locations now allow shoppers to pay just using their mobile phones. The PayPal app has a new tab calledContinue reading “Paying With Your Phone Has Never Been So Easy With The New PayPal App”
To commemorate the September 4th reopening of Hermès 12,000-square-foot Beverly Hills boutique (434 N. Rodeo Drive) that’s undergoing renovation, the brand is rolling out its first-ever basketball for a whopping $12,900. Hermès has turned out footballs and soccer balls in the past, avoiding its signature orange in favor of a California-chic, cool blue for theContinue reading “The $12,900 Basketball”
Whole Foods Market is on track to launch a new noteworthy endeavor. Whole Foods Market’s Third and Fairfax, West Hollywood, Arroyo, Santa Barbara and Venice stores will each carry a carefully curated selection of vinyl records, along with a line of locally sourced LSTN Headphones. Whole Foods Market will be offering a wide selection ofContinue reading “Whole Foods Market Selling Vinyl Records”
If your child is an aspiring rocketeer, then the Astronaut duvet cover ($80) will fill their dreams of exploring outer space. It is available to pre-order at the Dutch company Snurk (estimated delivery March 2013).
An exclusive Harry Potter Merchandise store has opened at King’s Cross Station in London, alongside the series’ iconic platform 9 ¾. The store will sell licensed merchandise from the Harry Potter franchise and is the only one of its kind in London. Items on sale at the Platform 9 ¾ store include character’s wands, HogwartsContinue reading “Harry Potter Fan Shop Opens at Platform 9 3/4 at King’s Station in UK”
This new Target gift card ($5 – $1,000) was created by the Design firm Invisible Creatures. Unfold the map, flip the switch and watch Bullseye cruise along! Or better yet, turn the map over and draw your own track (using the complimentary marker) – Bullseye follows along the path you’ve created!