PASADENA mayor to unveil first meter of the real change movement’s donation meter program

PASADENA mayor to unveil first meter of the real change movement’s donation meter program

PASADENA, Calif. – The public is invited to join Mayor Bill Bogaard, Flintridge Center officials and community leaders for the unveiling of a new “donation meter” program, the Real Change Movement, at Fuller Theological Seminary, 180 North Oakland Avenue, Pasadena, beginning at 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 13, 2014. The Real Change Movement is the first […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Agent Provocateur releasing Fatale

Agent Provocateur releasing Fatale

(Relaxnews) – The London-based lingerie brand has released a seductive new fragrance. Agent Provocateur was inspired by the history of the Hollywood femme fatale for its latest scent. Mixed by perfumer Jean-Marc Chaillan (who has created scents for Oscar de la Renta, Hugo Boss and Calvin Klein), Fatale opens with Madagascan pink pepper, mango nectar and blackcurrant […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Captains of industry explore space’s new frontiers

Captains of industry explore space’s new frontiers

(PARIS-AFP) – With spacecraft that can carry tourists into orbit and connect Paris to New York in less than two hours, the new heroes of space travel are not astronauts but daring captains of industry. This new breed of space pioneers are all using private money to push the final frontier as government space programmes […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Science & Technology ·
Tech gear for on-the-go adventurers: a shape-shifting ultra-portable speaker

Tech gear for on-the-go adventurers: a shape-shifting ultra-portable speaker

(Relaxnews) – Whether you’re off in a remote destination or whether you just want to be prepared for everything and anything tech-wise on your camping trip , you’ll have to choose your gear wisely: There is no shortage of creativity in the market for Bluetooth speakers, but Jarre Technologies has made its mark with one […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Home & Garden, Music, Science & Technology ·
Beauty tutorials: getting the eyebrows right

Beauty tutorials: getting the eyebrows right

(Relaxnews) – Celebrities like Cara Delevingne (with her full pair) and Katy Perry (with her recent “no eyebrow” look) are putting a new focus on eyebrows. One of the key facial features to get right, many tutorials skip through the eyebrow stage at a merry canter. Here are three videos that take you on a […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, International Stars, Online, Videos ·
Crowdsourcing shows promise as weight-loss method: study

Crowdsourcing shows promise as weight-loss method: study

(Relaxnews) – Crowdsourcing, a modern day term for obtaining the opinion or help of a large community, could be the answer to making permanent, healthy changes in diet, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of South Carolina found that participants rapidly take on a near expert level of nutrition savoir-faire as they […]

‘Girl Meets World’ renewed for second season

‘Girl Meets World’ renewed for second season

(Relaxnews) – Encouraged by the success of the spin-off show’s first season so far, Disney Channel is giving “Girl Meets World” a second round of episodes. A follow up to the 1990s teen comedy “Boy Meets World,” the contemporary version follows Riley, the daughter of high school sweethearts Cory and Topanga, still played by Ben […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Romance novel covers inspire new MAC collection

Romance novel covers inspire new MAC collection

(Relaxnews) – When it comes to creative themes for makeup lines, MAC is never short on ideas. The latest proof is its “A Novel Romance” collection, inspired by the literary genre known for its sultry cover illustrations. With its latest makeup collection, MAC has captured the over-the-top sensuality and sentimentality of the romance novel genre, […]

11.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Books, Entertainment, Photos ·
‘The Flash’ gets a quick intro in new teaser

‘The Flash’ gets a quick intro in new teaser

(Relaxnews) – Two months before premiering its new superhero series, the CW uploaded a new teaser in which Barry Allen introduces himself as “the fastest man alive.” First introduced as a character on “Arrow” last December, the super-fast superhero has already proven he can win over viewers: one of the two episodes with the Flash […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
‘Avengers’: Black Widow spin-off already scripted

‘Avengers’: Black Widow spin-off already scripted

(Relaxnews) – On Twitter, screenwriter Nicole Perlman revealed that she has indeed written a movie centered on the Marvel character played by Scarlett Johansson in “Iron Man 2″ and “The Avengers.” Perlman, who co-wrote “Guardians of the Galaxy” with James Gunn, specified in a tweet that she wrote the “Black Widow” screenplay in 2010-2011 but is “not […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Women are the most committed mobile gamers

Women are the most committed mobile gamers

(Relaxnews) – Forget the stereotypes: when it comes to smartphones and tablets, women spend more time and money on games and show greater too. Taking a sample of successful games that are played on a combined 1.1 million devices globally, Flurry, the apps analytics company, found that women make 31% more in-app purchases than men […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Games, Online, Science & Technology ·
Modern-day pirate movie ‘South China Sea’ aims for Tom Cruise

Modern-day pirate movie ‘South China Sea’ aims for Tom Cruise

(Relaxnews) – According to Deadline, the star has been offered the lead role of a modern-day American pirate in this action movie described as “Fast & Furious” on water. Produced by Millenium Films (“The Expendables”), “South China Sea” will be helmed by the Swedish duo Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein, who directed the 2012 fantasy […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Helen Mirren stars in latest food-centric blockbuster

Helen Mirren stars in latest food-centric blockbuster

(Relaxnews) – Throw in a smattering of A-list actors, a dash of seductive, visual food porn, and a sprinkling of bucolic scenery and you get the recipe for cinematic success, an increasingly popular Hollywood trend whose latest culinary film stars Helen Mirren — and a lot of amazing Indian food. Set for US release August […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Food & Dining, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Batman and Superman get ahead of Captain America

Batman and Superman get ahead of Captain America

(Relaxnews) – To avoid going head to head with “Captain America 3″ in theaters, Warner Bros decided to shift the release of “Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” forward by around a month. Initially, both films were set to bow on May 6, 2016, meaning that the superheroes would have given each other some serious […]

08.08.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Uber rolls out carpooling social experiment for cheaper rides

Uber rolls out carpooling social experiment for cheaper rides

(Relaxnews) – Uber has jumped onto the car-sharing wagon with the launch of UberPool, which teams up riders taking the same route. The concept works much like the existing Uber private car initiatives, letting users book a ride directly from their smartphone via its app. Once a request has been made, the app finds a […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Destinations, Home & Garden, Motoring, Online, Science & Technology ·
Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ Louboutin shoes to arrive in October

Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ Louboutin shoes to arrive in October

(Relaxnews) – The shoes that caught fashionistas’ attention on the red carpet of the “Maleficent” premieres are about to hit the streets. Created by Christian Louboutin in collaboration with Angelina Jolie for her recent press tour, the limited edition Malangeli shoes are now available for pre-order at the brand’s five flagship stores in Paris, Hong […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Matthew Rhys to play Bradley Cooper’s rival in gourmet chef movie

Matthew Rhys to play Bradley Cooper’s rival in gourmet chef movie

(Relaxnews) – The star of “The Americans” has just boarded the Weinstein Company’s upcoming feature set against the backdrop of the French gourmet restaurant scene. Currently untitled, the movie is headlined by Bradley Cooper as Adam Jones, a Paris-based chef who is trying desperately to earn his third Michelin star. Welsh actor Matthew Rhys, who […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Food & Dining, Hollywood Stars ·
Gwyneth Paltrow fronts new campaign for Boss Ma Vie

Gwyneth Paltrow fronts new campaign for Boss Ma Vie

(Relaxnews) – The American actress appears as the face of the new women’s fragrance from Hugo Boss. Following on from Boss Nuit and Boss Jour fragrances, Jason Wu, Artistic Director for BOSS Womenswear, has unveiled the latest Hugo Boss women’s scent, Boss Ma Vie, with a new campaign fronted by Gwyneth Paltrow. Wu dressed Paltrow […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
McDonald’s tests 60-second drive-thru delivery guarantee

McDonald’s tests 60-second drive-thru delivery guarantee

(Relaxnews) – In a bid to increase traffic at their drive-thru lanes, 800 McDonald’s restaurants in Florida are handing out timers to their customers and guaranteeing that their delivery will be made in 60 seconds or less. The marketing pitch is being tested during busy lunch hours on weekday orders between noon and 1pm until […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
American office slave with no holidays? You might want to move to France

American office slave with no holidays? You might want to move to France

(Relaxnews) – An online petition calling for “vacation equality” in the US has shed light on the major differences in vacation time around the world and may make you want to move to France. Especially if you’re an American, Canadian or Japanese worker. Because while workers in Canada and Japan get 10 days of paid […]

07.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·