Star Trek: Discovery Season One Finale: A Bold, Original Mess

Star Trek: Discovery Season One Finale: A Bold, Original Mess

HIGHLIGHTS Star Trek: Discovery is available on Netflix in India The first season ended this week after 15 episodes A second season has already been greenlit In its first year, Star Trek: Discovery has committed nearly every misstep in the book. But the best thing the show achieved in the second half of its first season – which ended this week with the season finale, “Will You Take My Hand?”, available on Netflix – was the commentary provided by the Mirror Universe that it’s all too easy to give into our worst tendencies if…

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Deal: original Samsung Gear IconX down to $50

Deal: original Samsung Gear IconX down to $50

With the a new generation of Gear IconX headphones headed to stores, Samsung is clearing out the inventory of the older model – and it’s a great deal. The fully wireless earbuds are down to just $50, a quarter of their retail price (i.e. $150 off). Keep in mind that this deal is while supplies last (obviously) and only the White color option is available (the Black ones ran out before our eyes). Also, shipping isn’t very fast – it’s free, but you’ll wait 7-10 business days.    Samsung Gear IconX wireless…

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Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

With a room just for shoes, a converted ballroom and a wine cellar known as the Pinot Room, the Menora mansion once owned by the family behind the Betts shoe empire is on the market, showing off all the splendour of days gone by. With its art deco opulence and furnished with Gatsby-inspired decor, the Breckler Mansion, at 19-21 Alexander Drive near Edith Cowan University, combines the glamour of a bygone era with modern conveniences. The six-bedroom home, on an 1822-square-metre block on two titles, was constructed by prominent inter-war designer…

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Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

Original art deco home of Betts shoe empire family for sale in Perth for $3m-plus

With a room just for shoes, a converted ballroom and a wine cellar known as the Pinot Room, the Menora mansion once owned by the family behind the Betts shoe empire is on the market, showing off all the splendour of days gone by. With its art deco opulence and furnished with Gatsby-inspired decor, the Breckler Mansion, at 19-21 Alexander Drive near Edith Cowan University, combines the glamour of a bygone era with modern conveniences. The six-bedroom home, on an 1822-square-metre block on two titles, was constructed by prominent inter-war designer…

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