From the Pebble to the Toq, multi-tasking sports watches have recently gained popularity among the techie set. Among athletes, they’ve been used for over a decade. At their most basic functionality, athletic smart watches measure pace and distance, though most also have an optional heart rate monitor and offer enough technological bells and whistles to make Siri swoon. We got our hands on the TomTom Multisport GPS ($200 USD), an intuitive little offering that provides metrics for running, cycling and swimming. [Read More]
Four years after their televised whirlwind marriage, reality, sadly, has hit home. Khloé Kardashian has filed for divorce from Lamar Odom in Los Angeles Superior Court, PEOPLE has confirmed. The news comes after months of speculation that Lamar's substance-abuse issues – which led to a DUI arrest in August and a stint in rehab shortly after – have put an irrevocable strain on the couple's marriage. Reports that the couple had been living apart surfaced in September after Khloé 29, and Lamar, 34, who married in a lavish 2009 ceremony, had not been publicly seen together in weeks. [Read More]
Beyoncé turns Santa Claus in an instant! Out of nowhere, the R&B Diva releases a self-titled album exclusively on iTunes. Queen Bey’s fifth solo LP includes 14-songs and 17 music videos. Contributions come from Justin Timberlake, Kelly Rowland, Drake, Frank Ocean, Pharrell, Timbaland, Hit-Boy, Key Wane, Detail, Michelle Williams, Sampha, husband Jay Z, and her daughter Blue Ivy. Dubbed a visual album, the 17 music videos were shot throughout the world in Paris, Rio De Janeiro, New York, and Sydney. Along with the surprise album, Bey has released 30-second snippets on every accompanying video. Preview the full album via the creative visuals below.The Carter-Knowles family takes #NewRules to the limits! Head to iTunes and purchase the album now -- watch previews of all the videos after the jump. [See More]
French filmmaker Mikael Colombu has taken an artistic approach to Drake'sTake Care cut We'll Be Fine. A preview of the clip has been released earlier this year, but its final form has now been unveiled for your viewing pleasure. As you can see above, the video relies heavily on CGI and some rarely bizarre sci-fi elements. Definitely a visually alternative approach to Drizzy's music that you don't want to miss. Enjoy.
Sienna Miller stars in an advertising campaign for the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang ($24,000 USD). This is the first time the classic car is available in Europe in its 50 years of production. The actress says “Every time I am in America I’ve always rented a Mustang to drive so I’m very excited it’s coming to Europe. It’s a completely iconic car and it’s beautiful in real life.” Photographer Rankin, who created the imagery and film to unveil the new car in Europe, adds “The Ford Mustang is the ultimate boys car, growing up my dream was to get one. Now it’s in Europe I may have to make that a reality.” Enjoy.
Woolworths is a renowned chain of food and clothing stores based in Australia. The South African division of the label taps the native Candice Swanepoel for its latest lookbook showing off the latest clothing and accessories designs. The blonde model, known for her association with Victoria's Secret, wears the grunge and edgy inspired youthful designs of denim jeans and shorts, cropped tops, studded jackets, sequinned and printed designs, casual tops, and formal bandage dresses. The lookbook also gives a peak at stacked bracelets in beaded and vintage style, and suede boots. [See More]
The Keeping Up with the Kardashians season 9 “Superteaser” has debuted, giving viewers a first-hand look at the events that have dominated the headlines for months. From Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom’s marriage troubles to Kris and Bruce Jenner’s separation, the new batch of episodes will be a no-holds-barred look at the family’s recent tumult. But it’s not all depressing drama — Kanye West’s proposal to Kim Kardashian. Enjoy.
Actor Paul Walker, known for his roles in the Fast and the Furious movies, died on Saturday in a car crash in Southern California, his publicist said. "Sadly, I must confirm that Paul did pass away this afternoon in a car accident," Ame Van Iden, Walker's publicist, said in an email. A message linked to Walker's Twitter account, "@RealPaulWalker," said Walker, 40, died as a passenger in a friend's car while attending an event for a charity organization.“All of us at Universal are heartbroken,” the studio said in a statement. “Paul was truly one of the most beloved and respected members of our studio family for 14 years, and this loss is devastating to us, to everyone involved with the ‘Fast and Furious’ films, and to countless fans. We send our deepest and most sincere condolences to Paul’s family.” [Read More]
It was a busy week for Pusha T. Along with performing “S.N.I.T.C.H.” with Pharrell on Jimmy Kimmel Live, the street poet stopped by Chelsea Lately. The two discussed the origin of Pusha’s name, Pharrell discovering him, a lesson in diamond fronts, Kanye West’s ranting, his brother No Malice, Virginia Beach, and much more. Purchase his debut solo album My Name Is My Name on iTunes right now. Enjoy.
Brazilian model Daniela Braga is enlisted by Los Angeles based fashion retail label Lovers + Friends for its collaboration with celebrity based stylist Monica Rose. The capsule collection shows off winter 2013 looks of jumpsuits, dresses, leather pants and skirts, printed blouses, and chiffon tops. Sleek and stylish accessories accompany the looks, and a selection of modern footwear is also included in the collection. The collection is now available at Shopbop and Neiman Marcus. [See More]