Slite Card Case
This handy case for the iPhone 5C simply but ingeniously combines two things you’re rarely without — your phone and your wallet — into one, giving you less things to keep track of. The ultra-slim design features built-in slots for your most frequently used cards (and cash), while its durable one-piece construction and soft-touch matte finish securely protect your phone from scratches and impact. A thumb release lets you easily spring whatever card you need, and it comes in a range of colors from black to purple. $29.99.
Altec Jacket Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
From Altec Lansing, the audio company whose founders first developed motion-picture sound, comes this sleek, lightweight wireless speaker. Weighing just a pound, it pairs easily with your device and stores up to eight different sources in its memory; voice confirmation announces the status of your connection. You can control volume from the speaker or your device; and with eight hours of battery life, you can head out for the day and not worry about the Jacket running out of juice. You can also switch its jacket colors to suit your mood. $129.99.
Kensington Proximo Bluetooth Key Fob & Tracker
It’s not surprising that a mobile phone is lost or stolen every 3.5 seconds. The Proximo Bluetooth Key Fob helps you keep tabs on your phone, while the Tracker monitors the whereabouts of your computer, briefcase or other valuables. The app-enabled hardware and software combination sets up a wireless connection between your smartphone or tablet and the Key Fob or Tag via Bluetooth. The Proximo APP Dashboard tracks up to five items concurrently, alerting you and helping you find your tagged device. Compatible with iPhone 5s/5c/5/4S, iPad, Samsung Galaxy S4/S3, Samsung Note and Samsung Tab. $39.99 (Key Fob); $24.99 per Tracker.
Dane-Elec Media Streamer
The world’s first portable cloud device provides content streaming, expanded storage and charging capability in a package about the size of a deck of cards. Wirelessly stream content to an Apple or Android tablet or smartphone for up to eight hours, without using an Internet connection or exceeding your data limit. Simply load movies, music or photos onto a USB drive or SD card, insert it into the Media Streamer and instantly stream to your mobile device. Up to six people can connect via WiFi to the Media Streamer at the same time and stream different content through the free mobile app. Plus get four hours of battery backup for your mobile device. $39.99.
The Franklin London Launches Afternoon Tea Inspired by Victoria & Albert Museum’s “Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser”
The Franklin London – Starhotels Collezione, located in the heart of Knightsbridge, launched a new afternoon tea inspired by the “Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser” exhibit at the nearby Victoria & Albert Museum. Diners booking the tea also have the option to book an offer including a pre-reserved ticket to the in-demand exhibition.
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.
Pride Month is in full swing and to celebrate the community, make a colorful cocktail everyone will enjoy. These colorful ingredients will get the party started during Pride or any time of the year. Start this recipe the night before to create the rainbow ice cubes.
Up Norway, Norway’s travel curator, partners with sustainability experts to offer travelers a new tour. The Discovery Route, called the “world’s most sustainable journey,” combines personal wellness with the wellness of the environment.
Driving into Dallas during a rainstorm, we were eager to arrive at our destination. The valet parking at Marriott Dallas Uptown is underground and ideal for inclement weather. We took the elevator to the lobby and made our way to the registration desk. The staff wore masks, but still managed to convey a warm greeting. On the wall behind them hung a colorful piece of art made partially from reclaimed wood that depicts neighborhood scenes. The new hotel covers an entire block in a residential area and opened earlier this year.
Business travel is on the brink of returning, according to three new reports. The latest monthly Traveler Confidence Index developed by Travel Again shows business traveler confidence soared in May, with 42 percent now fully ready to travel, up from just 20 percent in April. An additional 31 percent are planning some type of business travel for summer, with 74 percent willing to travel domestically for business in the next 90 days. However, employers may not be as ready, with only 22 percent of business travel respondents with current business travel plans.
The Sports Industry Awards returned with a bang last night as 200 guests packed the W Hotel Great Ball Room for the gala ceremony.
Although travel restrictions are beginning to lift, many Americans aren’t ready to travel yet, but still want to get out and explore something new. WalletHub, a personal-finance website, recently conducted a study to find out the best cities for a staycation this summer.