Star Cinema brings ‘EDSA Woolworth’ to Philippine screens starting January 14

Star Cinema brings ‘EDSA Woolworth’ to Philippine screens starting January 14

Pokwang starrer from TFC@theMovies kicks off Star Cinema’s 2015 movie line-up  REDWOOD SHORES, CA, January 5, 2015 – The second original feature film of TFC@theMovies that was the talk of the town among Filipino moviegoers of North America back in November 2014 will be shown in Philippine screens starting January 14.  ABS-CBN Star Cinema is bringing the […]

07.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film, Happenings, International Stars ·
Get Free Tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater

Get Free Tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater

If you are interested in seeing Sarah Geronimo live at Pechanga Resort & Casino, then perhaps this is your lucky day. Pechanga Resort & Casino announced a raffle contest, which will give away two pairs of tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater on January 17th at 8:00 PM. The raffle contest will […]

06.01.2015 · Filled under: Contests, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Promotions ·
Twitter breaks out its own video platform

Twitter breaks out its own video platform

(Relaxnews) – Joining the ranks of YouTube and Facebook, Twitter has become the latest internet giant to launch its own native video platform, allowing users to upload and share footage of under 10 minutes. So far, the service supports MP4 and MOV video files with up to 10 minutes of footage. The video must be […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
The autonomous car is coming and Nvidia wants to be in its driver’s seat

The autonomous car is coming and Nvidia wants to be in its driver’s seat

(Relaxnews) – At the 2015 International CES, Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang took the wraps off two new automotive computers that will be able to give the digital dashboard of the future a photo-realistic feel and cope with all of the incredibly complex processing that will be needed in order for self-driving cars to travel collision-free. […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Science & Technology ·
China’s Tencent launches private online bank: report

China’s Tencent launches private online bank: report

(SHANGHAI-AFP) – Chinese Internet giant Tencent, operator of the popular messaging app WeChat, has launched an online bank, a state-backed newspaper said Monday, as the government seeks to foster private lenders. The online bank, called WeBank, will be fully Internet-based with no physical branches, the China Daily newspaper said. WeBank, approved by regulators in July, […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Asian News, Home & Garden ·
Worldwide box office: the reign of the ‘The Hobbit’ continues

Worldwide box office: the reign of the ‘The Hobbit’ continues

(Relaxnews) – The latest installment in Peter Jackson’s trilogy took in $74.4 million during its fourth weekend in theaters, bringing its cumulative revenues to $700 million. A distant second is “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb,” Shawn Levy’s third film starring Ben Stiller as the security guard at a museum where the displays […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Marilyn Monroe named Max Factor face

Marilyn Monroe named Max Factor face

(Relaxnews) – Legendary Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe has taken on a new posthumous role as Max Factor’s new global glamour ambassador. It was 80 years ago that Mr. Max Factor made Hollywood history with his make-up studio which transformed the looks of some of the industry’s biggest stars including a young Norma Jeane, who owed […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars ·
Maxene Magalona cites career growth for network transfer

Maxene Magalona cites career growth for network transfer

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — MAXENE Magalona admitted that she moved to ABS-CBN for career growth, saying it’s time for a “change of scenery.” “I want to grow as an artist. I want to explore. Gusto ko pang gumawa ng mas marami pang roles at makatrabaho ang mas marami pang artista,” said Maxene, a former Kapuso talent. […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Discharge debt this New Year and reestablish credit

Discharge debt this New Year and reestablish credit

Banks and credit card companies have told us how important it is to maintain our credit, honor our obligations, pay on time, but what if we suddenly can’t pay on time, then what? What if I lose my job, and can’t pay anyone right now, where does that put me? The answers may surprise you: […]

05.01.2015 · Filled under: Atty. Paul M. Allen, Legal Matters ·
Basketball: Street basketball presses for Olympic place

Basketball: Street basketball presses for Olympic place

(PARIS-AFP) – Basketball has become the latest sport wanting an extra event in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, while at the same time battling to keep Japan in the Olympic tournament. International Basketball Federation (FIBA) president Horacio Muratore told AFP that new International Olympic Committee reforms had made street basketball, three players against three, a prime […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·
Mark your calendar: the top automotive shows of 2015

Mark your calendar: the top automotive shows of 2015

(Relaxnews) – Starting this month with the annual event in Brussels, 2015 will be a busy year for the international automotive industry. For US-based car fans, most of the action will take place in the first quarter of the year between Detroit, Chicago and New York. In Europe, the two most important shows will be […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
‘Downton Abbey’ estate opens up for overnight guest stays

‘Downton Abbey’ estate opens up for overnight guest stays

(Relaxnews) – Brace yourselves, ‘Downton Abbey’ fans: the British estate that has become famous around the world as the setting for the popular period drama will be opening up one of their lodges for overnight stays on Valentine’s Day. While guests wouldn’t be staying in Highclere Castle itself — the show’s signature setting — couples looking to […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Two American landmarks join Lego’s Architecture series

Two American landmarks join Lego’s Architecture series

(Relaxnews) – Attention design fans: two great American landmarks, the Lincoln Memorial in Washington and the Flatiron building in New York go on sale this year as part of the Lego Architecture series. The Flatiron building, located close by the toy giant’s new headquarters in New York’s Flatiron district, inspired Lego to create a replica […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Home & Garden ·
Uber rings in New Year with two million rides

Uber rings in New Year with two million rides

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Car-sharing startup Uber on Friday bragged it rang in the New Year with two million rides, many of them apparently to revellers heading home in early morning hours. And while demand for rides spiked from one to two in the morning in most cities where Uber operates, partiers in Paris didn’t put […]

03.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring ·
‘Glee’ reveals the first footage from its final season

‘Glee’ reveals the first footage from its final season

(Relaxnews) – Before returning to Fox in 2015 with its sixth and final season, the musical series has released a first look at one of its last performances, an interpretation of British songwriter Ed Sheeran’s “Sing.” Performed by the Dalton Academy Warblers and their new coach Blaine (Darren Criss), the song is an excerpt from […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
‘Kalettes’ and ‘broccoflower’ to hit produce aisles in 2015: report

‘Kalettes’ and ‘broccoflower’ to hit produce aisles in 2015: report

(Relaxnews) – In 2015, look out for hybrid vegetables like kalettes — a mash-up of brussels sprouts and kale — Mexican cuisine, and ethnic breakfast offerings to trend in restaurants and kitchens, predicts another report from food diviners. According to market research group thefoodpeople.co.uk, the produce aisle in grocery stores will feature more hybrid vegetables […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Bottega Veneta concocts a more intense version of Pour Homme fragrance

Bottega Veneta concocts a more intense version of Pour Homme fragrance

(Relaxnews) – The Italian leather goods maker has opened a new chapter in its olfactory history with the launch of Pour Homme Extrême. The new men’s fragrance combines leather and luxury, two hallmarks of the Bottega Veneta house. Master noses Antoine Maisondieu and Daniela Andrier collaborated to create this exquisite essence, which is composed primarily […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Marc Jacobs Daisy fragrance line gets sweet additions

Marc Jacobs Daisy fragrance line gets sweet additions

(Relaxnews) - Marc Jacobs has unveiled two new flanker versions of the popular Daisy fragrance for women. Two new Sorbet editions of the Daisy perfume were both created by Firmenich for the brand and were blended by perfumer Richard Herpin (the nose behind different scents for Avon, Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein). The Daisy Sorbet Edition is […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
5 allies for post-holiday detoxing

5 allies for post-holiday detoxing

(Relaxnews) – After the holidays — with their traditional onslaught of stuffing, gravy, and mountains of chocolate — our bodies are begging for a detox session. When it comes to shedding water weight and eliminating toxins, we rely on the liver and other organs, and there are several ways to give them a boost. Here […]

02.01.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Elvis’s private jets go up for auction

Elvis’s private jets go up for auction

(Relaxnews) – The Lisa Marie and the Hound Dog II, two private jets purchased and customized by Elvis Presley in the 1970s, are going under the hammer. The bidding starts Friday, January 2 in California. The first jet, named for the King’s daughter, was purchased from Delta Airlines on April 17, 1975 for $250,000. The […]