Santa Claus is coming to town: Get ready with these fun apps

The holidays are upon us, and whether you’re going to be donning a Christmas jumper and singing carols or just playing up the Santa visit for your kids, we’ve got a...

10 extravagant holiday light displays that even Tim Taylor would envy

Not everyone wants to spend several hours painstakingly affixing Christmas lights to their gutters. Unplug those halfhearted decorations, make a cup of hot cocoa, and check out our list of...

13 white elephant gifts that will make you the hit of your next holiday...

To help you make a splash at your holiday party this year, we've put together a quick list of the best White Elephant gift ideas the world has ever seen....

Google takes you on a VR tour of New York’s amazing holiday window displays

Google has just launched a "Window Wonderland" VR tour of New York City's best festive store window displays. Not got a headset? No problem – a smartphone, tablet, or computer...

Real estate site Zillow shows off the inside of Santa’s cozy North Pole home

To give people a glimpse into the life of the typically reclusive Santa Claus, real estate website Zillow offers a sneak peek into his cozy North Pole cabin with a...

Reindeer pizza delivery is now a thing in Japan

Companies around the world will go to just about any extreme these days in order to connect their corporate image/message to Christmas time. So let’s talk reindeer, shall we? No,...

The evolution of Christmas tree tech from the 1940s through today

If you celebrate the holiday, your family will soon be putting up the Christmas tree. Whether it’s a real tree or an artificial one (there are arguments on both sides)...

The cool tech that powers Santa’s sleigh

The legend has long been that Santa's sleigh is pulled by flying reindeer. We put that myth under the microscope and we've found some seriously cool tech under the hood,...

Thirteen ways to photograph memorable holiday moments with your phone

Take a look at your Instagram shots of holiday feasting and regaling from last year. Did they come out as well as you had hoped, or are they as forgettable as...

Jony Ive’s redesigned Christmas tree is a tree without the Christmassy bits

Last month we heard that Apple design guru Jony Ive and long-time friend and collaborator Marc Newson had agreed to design this year’s festive tree for the lobby of Claridge’s,...