New & Noteworthy

Balanced Audio Technology (BAT) has announced the release of its new VK-3000SE integrated amplifier ($7,995).
The Lodge at Torrey Pines is offering a two-night package with racetrack access to celebrate the inaugural fall Bing Crosby horse-racing season.
The global business-aviation provider VistaJet has added eight new jets to its fleet over the last month.
With its unhurried expansion of the Cheval Blanc brand, LVMH is slowly but surely redefining the concept of a luxury hotel...
Officially named the Lamborghini Asterion LPI-910-4, this 910 hp green-eyed monster is currently just a preproduction technology demonstration.
Krigler is opening its first West Coast boutique in November, at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles in Beverly Hills.
For 2015, BRP has introduced the $19,500 Can-Am Spyder F3, which adds a performance-focused edge to the lineup.
The radical new Star yacht concept from the Italian firm Lobanov Design pushes the boundary of contemporary yacht design...
Chef Thomas Keller is now hosting his own contest to find the next generation of talented young chefs.
The new P’9983 smartphone is a stylish upgrade of the mobile-device maker’s Q10 smartphone running the newest BlackBerry 10 operating system.
At this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the Southern California performance-car manufacturer Saleen unveiled its first all-electric model, the Saleen Foursixteen.
Celebrity chef–sponsored food festivals seem to be a dime a dozen these days, but Ultimo at the Venetian Las Vegas, from December 5 through 7, is no ordinary food festival.
This is the final report in our four-part series on the cutting edge of research for treating and preventing breast cancer.
A psychologist investigates weight gain and metabolic changes.
Martell has announced Martell Premier Voyage, a blend of 18 eaux-de-vie meticulously sourced by the house’s cellar master, Benoît Fil.
The German writing-instruments manufacturer Pelikan will offer this year’s auction collection which comprises 17 one-of-a-kind maki-e pens.
Following its success with the first-generation Xeo wireless loudspeaker systems, the Danish audio brand Dynaudio has released a second generation.
As professional sports teams spend half their time on the road, the Seattle design firm Teague has created a jet concept designed to meet their needs.
The restaurateurs behind London’s famed Wolseley brasserie have just opened the Beaumont hotel.
The new Steinway Lyngdorf P200 surround-sound processor receives the audio signal from the source and distributes it to the amplifiers driving the speakers.
The shipbuilder Azimut Yachts took the occasion of the 2014 Cannes Boat Show in September to introduce three new models: the 50 Fly, the 77S, and the Grande 95RPH.
A Q&A with two best-in-class scientific researchers…
The $250 million hotel is a modern reflection of the city’s rich past.
The Swedish tuner Polestar has brought the racecar driver Thed Björk to the Auto Club Speedway to put the 2015 Volvo S60 Polestar and V60 Polestar through their paces.
Founded by Jules Leleu in 1924, the French interior design studio Maison Leleu is best known for the art deco pieces it produced during the 1920s and 1930s. The Maison Leleu: 1960s exhibition and...
York Street Studio, a Connecticut design company that specializes in luxury home decor, has introduced its first handcrafted backgammon set (starting at $1,800).
VIP Completions has announced that its latest custom jet interior will feature a world’s first: a flowing-water display backlit with LED lighting, known as a bubble wall. The owner is able to...
Les Enluminures gallery in New York City will showcase 41 rings from the personal collection of the renowned gem dealer and collector Benjamin Zucker...
A new look at the problems of metastasis