Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook
Strikingly thin and light, the Dell XPS 13 features a vivid 13.3-inch display and tips the scales at just under three pounds. Perfect for those who demand top performance and portability, it boasts exceptional build quality and is crafted from aluminum and scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass. Combining the power of the Intel Core i5 processor with Windows 8.1 and a full HD touch screen for stunning brightness and crisp images, it includes a full-size, backlit keyboard for easier typing in low lighting, like on a red-eye flight. Its high-powered battery provides 11-plus hours of power on a single charge. From $1,149.99.
Anker 2nd Gen E4 Astro External Battery
A sleek solution for power on the go, the Anker E4 Astro ensures the fastest charge possible and enables you to charge two devices at once — keep it to yourself, or help out a friend or colleague in a pinch. Its PowerIQ technology intelligently detects what your device is, allowing for true universal compatibility. And speaking of power, it packs enough juice to charge a smartphone up to six times and, unlike many external batteries, can even charge an iPad Air at full speed. $29.99.
Jabra elevates the Bluetooth headset to the next level by being the first to incorporate the breakthrough microPOWER battery technology, allowing for a significantly smaller design, longer talk time and more comfort. With Jabra Stealth, Siri and Google Now are always available at your fingertips, even when your phone is in your pocket. Just tap the dedicated headset button to remotely engage them from your smartphone — it’s like having a browser in your ear. Advanced sound enhancement technologies including Noise Blackout reduce background noise and, together with HD voice, ensure crystal-clear conversations at both ends of the call. And if you happen to misplace your headset, the Find My Jabra feature in the Jabra Assist app helps you locate it by letting you see where you last turned it on. $99.99.
Casio SLIM LampFree Projector
Weighing in at only five pounds and measuring 1.7 inches thick, the new Casio SLIM LampFree projectors are the thinnest high-brightness projectors on the market. The SLIM series features Casio’s proprietary LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source, resulting in 30 percent more light output and improved color, as well as an estimated 20,000-hour lifespan. Thanks to wired LAN projection and MobiShow technology, you can present wirelessly via any smartphone, computer or other mobile device with wireless LAN capabilities. With 2 GB of built-in memory, the SLIM projectors allow many file formats, such as PDF and QuickTime, and also display content from a PC via USB cable. From $969.99.
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.