Flip SlideHD Video Recorder
The newest addition to the über-cool Flip Video line, the Flip SlideHD is the first Flip camcorder that enables real-time video sharing on a stunning 3-inch-wide screen with a unique slide-up design. You can record up to four hours of HD video or store up to 12 hours of content and then view it instantly on the snazzy slide-up screen. The SlideHD makes it a snap to bring your videos and photos along as you travel or meet up with friends or family. You can even design your own custom camcorder, choosing from thousands of designs or uploading your own image to create a one-of-a-kind conversation piece. Like all Flip models, it’s pre-loaded with the proprietary FlipShare software that lets you easily organize, create and share your videos. Using a PC or Mac, Flip video content can be instantly uploaded, both privately and publicly, and ready for one-click sharing. $279.99.
Novothink Solar Surge
Introducing the world’s first Apple-licensed solar charging case for iPhone and iPod Touch.The Solar Surge combines a powerful, cutting-edge solar panel with a lithium ion battery into a comfortable, soft-touch, non-slip finish case to provide you and your energy-conscious friends with the ultimate protective battery back-up solution for everyday use. Novothink’s advanced solar technology boasts about 30 minutes of talk time on a 3G network or 60 minutes on 2G from a mere two hours of direct sunlight. (Also includes a USB cable to charge it on a rainy day.) $69.75–79.75.
Samsung NB Pro Netbook
A truly rugged computer for the on-the-go business traveler, the Samsung NB30 Pro comes equipped with Windows 7 Professional OS and a free-fall sensor that helps avoid damage to the hard drive if the netbook is dropped (ouch!). There’s also a water-resistant keyboard that prevents damage from up to 50cc of liquid if you happen to spill your iced tea on it, as well as a specially designed durable casing. And it packs serious punch in a small package, weighing in at well under three pounds. $519.
Klipsch Image X10i Headphones
An ideal complement to the iPhone, iTouch and iPod — and among the lightest, smallest in-ear headphone designs — Klipsch’s latest ultra-lightweight headphones feature a state-of-the-art microphone and three-button remote to seamlessly handle voice and music control. Like all Klipsch products, the X10i utilizes the brand’s patented oval ear tips for comfortable long-term wear, superior noise isolation and sound quality, and incomparable bass. The Image X10i comes with a two-year warranty and includes five pairs of ear tips. $349.99.
Imagine waking up to the smell of freshly brewed coffee, a light breeze dancing on your face, and views so beautiful you begin to think it is a simulation. The United Kingdom is teeming with unique accommodations that will please your eyes. Check out these stays with stunning views on your next U.K. adventure.
The Sports Industry Awards returned with a bang last night as 200 guests packed the W Hotel Great Ball Room for the gala ceremony.
AdventureWomen, the travel company specializing in adventure tours for women, announced a partnership with African Wildlife Foundation. The organization supports the conservation of Africa’s wildlife through education, community development and sustainability projects. As part of the partnership, the two organizations will host a women’s safari to Zimbabwe in May 2022.
Carillon Miami Wellness Resort, where innovative wellness and balanced indulgence come together in one extraordinary beachfront setting, recently partnered with First Responders Children’s Foundation, a non-profit organization providing financial support to children and families of first responders. This partnership formed the Carillon Cares: Summer of Heroes offers, including a donation to the foundation for each stay booked, which supports giving back to those who fought on the front lines during the pandemic.
Although much changed in the past year, Cancún still has the joie de vivre we need right now after months of cabin fever — even with safety measures in place. In fact, the first half of 2021 may be a good time to rediscover Mexico’s home-grown Caribbean resort town in a slower, more relaxed mode that contrasts its rollicking “spring break” reputation of old. One place to take in Cancún at its best is JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa, a mile up from the convergence of night clubs, chain restaurants, souvenir emporiums and shopping malls along Avenida Kukulkan.
June marks Pride Month, largely credited to bisexual activist Brenda Howard who organized Gay Pride Week and the Christopher Street Liberation Day Parade in 1970, one year after the Stonewall Riots. The parade eventually become the New York City Pride March, leading to Pride Month and similar parades and marches around the world.
The biggest names in the Middle East sporting community will gather for the Sports Industry Awards as the event returns for its eighth edition. SPIA recognizes the achievements of individuals, organizations, facilities and campaigns that contributed to the development of sport in the region.
Haven Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa, an all-suite, adults-only, all-inclusive oceanfront resort, announces a new experience suited for epicurean travelers: The Chef’s Table. At Haven’s fine-dining restaurant Olios Mediterranean, The Chef’s Table offers the best seats in the house, right in front of the chef’s working station and open, top-of-the-line kitchen. And the actual table is beautiful in its own right: made from reclaimed wood and complemented by a turquoise glass chandelier.