What makes a bathing suit so expensive?

There is a machine in South Brooklyn that looks like a transparent coffin and whirs like an industrial fan. Its metallic innards flit and glide until, within an hour, it releases a swimsuit, dropped from the machine’s underbelly like an egg. It is a high-tech process that seems simple: Click a button, get a very … Read more

From Covid to war: Will travel become more expensive?

The pandemic still hasn’t ended, there’s a war in Europe and inflation is soaring. In challenging times like these, many people are longing for a vacation. Yet even going on holiday isn’t as easy as it once was. More than two years of the pandemic have left their mark on many people, prompting existential fears … Read more

This is why your airline tickets are so expensive right now

For more than two years, the main topic of conversation pretty much everywhere has been about the impact of Covid-19. Now that the worst of the pandemic seems to be over and people are traveling more freely again, another hot topic is on the tips of everyone’s tongues: expensive plane tickets. People are looking for … Read more

The Most Expensive Car In The World At $142 Million

The 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe was sold for $142 million. On May 5, a 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe sold for $142 million during an auction at the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, Germany. It was the highest price ever paid for a car at auction, soundly beating the eight-figure Ferrari sales that … Read more

Elon Musk buys Twitter, new phones from OnePlus, Realme; Xiaomi’s first tablet and most expensive phone

The tech world had a big week. Almost 21 days after becoming Twitter’s biggest individual shareholder, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk acquired the microblogging platform for around $44 billion. In launches, Xiaomi launched its first-ever tablet in India and expanded its premium smartphone lineup. Rivals OnePlus, Realme and iQoo also launched new smartphones. Google … Read more