Category: Review

Hyundai Genesis G90 3.3T HTRAC

Genesis G90 3.3T HTRAC: Hyundai Goes High-end

Ignore the badge snobs –the first offering from Hyundai’s luxury Genesis brand holds its own against anything Mercedes and BMW has to offer. By Ghaith Madadha To Hyundai what Infiniti is to Nissan or Lexus to Toyota, Genesis is the…

Best Tech of 2016

Best of 2016

There have been some great bits of tech to pass our way over 2016. Here are four of the best. By Laith Abou-Ragheb   Google Pixel www.madeby.google.com Priced and specced to compete directly with Apple and Samsung’s high-end smartphones, Google…

vision 2030-Saudi Arabia

Venture Explains: Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030

What is it? Plunging oil prices since mid-2014 have pushed Saudi Arabia to produce Vision 2030, a far reaching reform plan unveiled earlier this year that aims to wean the kingdom’s economy off its reliance on oil, which the government…

IFA

IFA 2016 Special

The IFA is one of the world’s biggest and most closely-watched consumer electronics shows. Here are just some of the great products that were on display at the 2016 edition held in Berlin last month. By Laith Abou-Ragheb   Acer…

Caterham Seven 270S

Visceral Minimalism

Second-to-entry level in Caterham’s lithe and light line-up, the 270S is a more accessible daily drive proposition, designed primarily for the road, but with the sharp handling, high-rev thrills and performance for occasional track driving. By Ghaith Madadha More affordable…

The Alt-Right

Venture Explains: The Alt-Right

The term alt-right, short for alternative right, was first coined by self-described American white nationalist intellectual Richard Spencer. The movement’s libertarian, anti-elitist, overwhelmingly male supporters say it represents a backlash against stifling mainstream political correctness and a sclerotic conservative establishment…

Laptops

Laptops Galore

Whether you need one for the classroom, office, or home, there’s a plethora of great laptops around at the moment. Here are four of the best. By LaithAbou-Ragheb   Apple Macbook www.apple.com Apple’s laptop range is looking pretty tired at…

McLaren 570S

The Marvelous ‘Entry-Level’ McLaren

With the more affordable 570S, McLaren clearly has the Porsche 911 and Audi A8 squarely in its sights. By Ghaith Madadha The McLaren 570S is the first in the British super car maker’s more practical and most useable entry-level Sports…

The berm

Venture Explains: The Berm

What is it?  Aid agencies say around 75,000 Syrian refugees have amassed in a buffer zone around the berm and are unable to pass into Jordan or receive adequate aid as the border was recently sealed off by the Jordanian…

Bentley Mulsanne: An Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove

Bentley once again shows the competition how to combine brute power with luxurious refinement. By Ghaith Madadha Representing both the sporting and high luxury sides of Bentley’s heritage, the Mulsanne Speed is the more powerful version of the British brand’s…