Rolls-Royce has created Serenity, a one-of-a-kind Phantom with a made-to-order interior, hand-crafted to be the "ultimate luxury."
A gift from Bill Gates to the president of South Korea.
The site, which specializes in arts and crafts, raises $267 million for a valuation of $1.8 billion.
The online arts and crafts marketplace debuts on the Nasdaq stock exchange with shares trading at up to $35 per share.
The Tyia wearable features a leather strap and a mother of pearl finish that flashes custom colours depending on the notification.
The online crafts marketplace plans to use the money to develop localized services and attract new members, among other things.
Researchers from Canada's McGill University develop a technique for increasing the toughness of glass so it doesn't break when dropped.
What else can the busy modern human need than a vending machine that dispenses the essentials, like caviar and truffles?
The $7,000 Lady Blanche iPhone 4 from Gresso goes rogue by adding three clocks, plus pockets of free-floating Swarovski crystals, to the back.
Rolls-Royce will display a handful of commissioned Rolls-Royces a the 2010 Paris Motor Show, including a Phantom Coupe, a Phantom Drophead Coupe, and two Ghosts, which demonstrate the type of customization requests it regularly fields from its tony customer base, and we're not talking a shiny new set of rims.