Google testing out food porn feature for Maps

Google testing out food porn feature for Maps

(Relaxnews) – Google is testing out a new feature with some of its local city guides that will allow users to attach “foodographs” to restaurants and cafes on Google Maps. According to Android Police, the new feature will be tested out among the community of “level three” local guides — those who’ve contributed more than 50 […]

25.08.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online ·
8 million hybrid cars sold by pioneer Toyota

8 million hybrid cars sold by pioneer Toyota

(Relaxnews) – Japanese car manufacturer Toyota has announced having sold more than 8 million hybrid vehicles around the world. The announcement comes 20 years after having presented its first hybrid technology concept-car. Toyota introduced its first concept, Prius, back in the fall of 1995 during the Tokyo Motor Show. The first prototype had difficulty going […]

25.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Environment, Motoring ·
Goldgenie launches iPhone 6s customized with diamonds

Goldgenie launches iPhone 6s customized with diamonds

(Relaxnews) – Along with gold, rose gold and platinum, a luxury customization service will encrust the latest iPhone 6s with 800 diamonds. It hasn’t even hit the market yet, but Goldgenie is opening pre-orders for its 24K gold, rose gold and platinum iPhone 6s collection August 31. The newest iteration of the iPhone, which is […]

25.08.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Beauty habits for keeping your summer skin

Beauty habits for keeping your summer skin

(Relaxnews) – There’s nothing like a summer filled with warm days of exercising or chilling out by the beach to get you feeling great about yourself. But as the days get shorter and we head into fall you can still hold on to that inner (and outer) glow. Here’s how. Exfoliate Exfoliation is the best […]

25.08.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Newest cast member of “The Girl on the Train” announced

Newest cast member of “The Girl on the Train” announced

(Relaxnews) – More casting announcements have been made for the highly anticipated film adaptation of “The Girl On the Train, with Hayley Bennett rounding out the trio of female leads. According to Deadline, Bennett will star alongside Emily Blunt and Rebecca Ferguson in the thriller originally written by Paula Hawkins. Bennett is currently shooting “The Magnificent […]

25.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Willie Revillame undecided on whom to endorse in 2016

Willie Revillame undecided on whom to endorse in 2016

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — WILLIE Revillame revealed he is being courted by certain groups to endorse a presidential candidate for the May 2016 election but he’s yet to decide on whom to support. “May mga nakakausap din ako na mga partido pero sabi ko pag-iisipan ko kasi hindi naman ganun kadali yun. Ang desisyon ko dito […]

25.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
China island-building altering South China Sea status quo: US

China island-building altering South China Sea status quo: US

Washington, United States | AFP | – China has reclaimed more than 2,900 acres of land from the South China Sea in less than two years in an intensive island-building campaign in the disputed Spratly Islands, a new Pentagon report says. “By undertaking these actions, China is unilaterally altering the physical status quo in the […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Aquino takes swipe at Binay for ‘playing blind’ to govt support for Cebu projects

Aquino takes swipe at Binay for ‘playing blind’ to govt support for Cebu projects

CEBU CITY, Aug 24 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday took an apparent swipe at Vice President Jejomar Binay for supposedly playing blind to the support being given by his government to infrastructure projects in Cebu. “May nagsabi na di raw natin inasikaso ang mga proyekto sa Cebu. Parang gusto ko siyang abutan […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Demi Lovato’s next track ‘Confident’ leaked

Demi Lovato’s next track ‘Confident’ leaked

(Relaxnews) – A leak of Demi Lovato’s forthcoming single “Confident” has been posted online. After clips of the song were teased on Friday, Popcrush found was is reportedly the full-length version of the track and posted the single on its site on Sunday. Heavy on horns and percussions, the single is said to be from […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Bianca Manalo returns to Kapamilya network

Bianca Manalo returns to Kapamilya network

Beauty queen-turned-actress Bianca Manalo said she couldn’t be any happier now that she has returned to the network where she started her showbiz career. Manalo announced that she is back on ABS-CBN as part of the primetime series “On the Wings of Love” starring James Reid and Nadine Lustre. “I’m just so happy. Siyempre dahil […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
More than 3,000 US sailors switch aircraft carriers

More than 3,000 US sailors switch aircraft carriers

Los Angeles, United States | AFP |   – The US Navy sent two aircraft carriers to San Diego for a complicated switchover in which the crews of the two nautical giants change ships. About 3,000 troops were affected by the move, which started August 10, with the bulk of the crews from the USS […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Carson Fil-Am leader just can’t win a council seat

Carson Fil-Am leader just can’t win a council seat

By Abner Galino After losing his bid for a seat in Carson City Council by a mere 18 votes, a Filipino-American political leader also lost an opportunity to be appointed to the same body in a tense and emotional proceeding on Tuesday that drew his supporters to walk out of the session hall in protest. […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Australia, N. Zealand firefighters head to US to battle blazes

Australia, N. Zealand firefighters head to US to battle blazes

Sydney, Australia | AFP |  –Dozens of firefighters from Australia and New Zealand departed for the United States Sunday to help crews battle deadly blazes that have scorched the country’s drought-ravaged west. Seventy-one firefighters, including 15 from New Zealand, were flying to the worst-hit state of Idaho and are also being deployed to the affected states […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: World News ·
Ralph Lauren dives into wearable tech

Ralph Lauren dives into wearable tech

(Paris-Relaxnews) – Luxury fashion house Ralph Lauren is set to unleash sales of its highly anticipated Polo Tech “smart shirt” for men — a year after its initial trial at the 2014 US Open. The Ralph Lauren Polo Tech shirt features sensors knitted into the core of the product to read biological and physiological information […]

LG unveils its most advanced G Pad tablet model

LG unveils its most advanced G Pad tablet model

(Relaxnews) – Following on the heels of the unveiling of its second generation 8-inch G Pad earlier this month, LG announced on Monday that it has come out with a new version of the Android tablet. The 10.1-inch G Pad II comes with a larger display at 1920 x 1200, plus a boost in hardware […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Endless summer: how to keep your holiday glow, from head to toe

Endless summer: how to keep your holiday glow, from head to toe

(Relaxnews) – Summer is winding down, but that doesn’t mean you have to submit to the winter blues without putting up a fight. If you want to carry your sunkissed glow into the autumn then here are some tips. Skin If you’ve managed to get a beautiful tan this summer then you’ll want to hold […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Pinoys in US are outstanding immigrants (Part 2)

Pinoys in US are outstanding immigrants (Part 2)

MPI Report: In 1970, there were more Pinoys serving the US Navy than the PHL Navy By Abner Galino The facts bear out to the strength of Pinoy immigrant community in the US, both in terms of numbers and quality. Now, let us go back in time to see how it came to be. Those […]

24.08.2015 · Filled under: Asian News ·
Carrie Underwood releases surprise new single

Carrie Underwood releases surprise new single

(Relaxnews) – Country star Carrie Underwood has announced her latest single, ahead of her fifth studio album, set to drop on October 23. The album, titled “Storyteller,” will be the singer’s latest offering since her 2012 compilation, “Blown Away.” Underwood, who spilled the beans during a Facebook Q&A, said the song (via Billboard) “is one of […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Japanese company to use synthesizer technology in its electric ZZ cars

Japanese company to use synthesizer technology in its electric ZZ cars

(Relaxnews) – Japanese electric car maker GLM is partnering with electronic instrument maker Roland Corporation to develop what Roland calls “a neo-futuristic driving sound generation system” for GLM’s electric sports car. Starting this fall, GLM’s ZZ road car will use Roland’s SuperNATURAL synthesize technology to power the car’s sound generation system. The technology will create […]

23.08.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
David Beckham to star in new Belstaff film, produced by Liv Tyler

David Beckham to star in new Belstaff film, produced by Liv Tyler

(Relaxnews) – David Beckham has teamed up with his old friends at Belstaff, and this time the star is taking center stage. The former football champion appears in “Outlaws,” a short surrealist film for the British fashion house shot on location in Mexico, reports Women’s Wear Daily. Produced by Hollywood actress Liv Tyler and starring Harvey […]