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  • China's HNWIs treasure antique timepieces China's HNWIs treasure antique timepieces

    From classic cars to coin collections, the wealthy are more than willing to pay out for luxuries. Both beautiful and an investment, they’re more likely to gain value than lose it. For HNWIs in China, one of the most sought-after treasures is the antique pocket watch.

  • Hiut Denim pays people to ‘break in’ jeans Hiut Denim pays people to ‘break in’ jeans

    Your perfect pair of jeans are the comfy, threadbare denims you’ve worn for the past two years. Converse tries to replicate scuff-marked soles with its Well-Worn collection, but Hiut Denim goes a step further by employing a ‘Denim Breaker’ to wear-in jeans before you buy.

  • Branded content pays to be transparent Branded content pays to be transparent

    From Zoella to Bethany Mota, the most popular vloggers are attracting huge audiences, whether they're reviewing make-up and fashion or just making people laugh. And brands are looking to vloggers to advertise products, but is it a smart strategy if it's not transparent?

  • iCracked's on-demand smartphone repair iCracked's on-demand smartphone repair

    You move too quickly, and suddenly you hear the high pitched crack of a smartphone hitting concrete - your screen is smashed. To soothe the pain, American company iCracked is launching in the UK, offering instant and on-demand smartphone screen repair.