Tag Archive: Luxury


Luxury aluminum case protects your iPhone, hides your credit card

Those iPhone cases that hold cash and credit cards are fine as long as you want to look like you’re carrying your mother’s wallet. Luxury accessories design company Gresso has a solution to return your overriding need to be practical back to cool. It has designed a stylish aircraft aluminum iPhone 6 case that has […]

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Burberry’s new channel brings a taste of luxury to Apple Music

Fashion brand Burberry is coming to Apple Music with it’s own channel, and it plans on bringing a lot of luxury with it. The company announced today that it will curate its own channel on Apple Music starting on Monday, offering listeners a taste of everything from performances, songs, and films that have come out […]

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Jony Ive denies that Apple is turning into a luxury company

Jony Ive sure loves his designer goods, but don’t suggest to him that products like the new high-end Apple Watch Hermès are turning Apple into a luxury company. “We don’t think in those terms,” Ive says in a new interview. “I’m not comfortable with words like exclusive.” This from the guy who made a $ 17,000 […]

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Former Apple Music exec trades the tunes for Paris luxury fashion firm

Departed Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers will join French luxury company LVMH — the company which owns iconic luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs and Bulgari — as its new chief digital officer. Rogers left Apple just two months after the debut of Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio station, which he played a key […]

Despite dissing Apple Watch, another luxury watchmaker is following in Apple’s footsteps

Jean-Claude Biver, the watch division president of LVMH — which owns brands including Bulgari, Chaumet, Hublot, TAG Heuer, and others — has revealed that the French luxury conglomerate plans to enter the smart watch space to take on Apple. Making no… Read more ›

Luxury watchmaker IWC takes on Apple Watch with new strap sensor

If you need more evidence that the luxury Swiss watchmakers are as truly screwed as Jony Ive predicted, look no further than IWC’s laughable answer for keeping up with the Apple Watch. The luxury watch company is adding a smart sensor… Read more ›

Samsung follows Apple into luxury department store marketing

It’s well known that Samsung is happy to take a bit of inspiration from Apple when it comes to the look and feel of its mobile devices, but it’s also willing to splash the cash to try and match Apple’s… Read more ›

Tickets for Jony Ive’s ’21st-century luxury’ talk cost $4,100

Apple is diving into the luxury market for the first time ever with the exorbitantly expensive gold Apple Watch Edition. The pricey new timepiece has been met with criticism from Apple fans and haters a like, but according to Condé… Read more ›

First ‘luxury’ Apple Watch dock looks cheap and boring

We still don’t know the exact launch date of the Apple Watch — other than it’s shipping in April — but if you just can’t wait to load up on accessories for your Apple wearable, the first Apple Watch dock… Read more ›

Why Apple Watch will wrap up luxury market in China

China’s elite class overwhelmingly prefers Apple products for gift giving, even more so than luxury fashion brands like Gucci and Chanel. An interesting survey conducted by Hurun asked 376 Mainland Chinese millionaires about their buying habits, and their responses also… Read more ›