Cheapest airlines found in Asia: report

Cheapest airlines found in Asia: report

(Relaxnews) – No-frills airline Firefly out of Malaysia has emerged as the cheapest carrier in the world, according to number crunchers at a flight comparison site. After averaging the cost of one-way ticket prices operated by low-budget airlines around the world, Whichairline.com has deduced that the cheapest airlines are located primarily in Asia, with Firefly […]

18.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations ·
An astronomical caffeine high: new coffee machines serve espresso in space

An astronomical caffeine high: new coffee machines serve espresso in space

(Relaxnews) – When you’re an astronaut and space is your main address for months at a time, home comforts become more important than ever. According to Italian astronauts, one of the hardest material comforts to leave behind on Earth is a hot espresso. However, aerospace company Argotec, coffee brand Lavazza and the International Space Station have been working […]

18.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Science & Technology, Videos ·
Mazda celebrates 25 years of the MX-5 with special edition

Mazda celebrates 25 years of the MX-5 with special edition

(Relaxnews) – Promising a host of special exterior and interior features, the Anniversary Limited Edition will be strictly limited to 1000 numbered examples and example number one will be making its official debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on June 26. And it’s fitting that Mazda, a Japanese carmaker, has chosen a UK event […]

18.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
YouTube Music to pass on indie labels

YouTube Music to pass on indie labels

(Relaxnews) – There’s good news and bad news for those of us who were looking forward to YouTube’s rumored arrival in the music streaming market. The good news is that the company has confirmed it’s getting ready to launch a service that will compete with everyone from Spotify to Beats Music. But the bad news […]

Will.i.am partners with Coca-Cola for 3D printer with a difference

Will.i.am partners with Coca-Cola for 3D printer with a difference

(Relaxnews) – The Black Eyed Peas frontman and self-styled tech entrepreneur is promoting a new compact 3D printer from 3D Systems that is as focused on recycling as it is on creativity. That’s because filament (i.e., 3D ‘ink’) for the Ekocycle Cube printer is made up from, among other things, discarded Coke bottles. Each cartridge contains material […]

Leo Messi’s jersey scores on eBay

Leo Messi’s jersey scores on eBay

(Relaxnews) – With the World Cup in full swing, online auction platform eBay has made an inventory of the soccer-related purchases users have made since last March. According to its ranking of the most popular jerseys, Argentine player Lionel Messi is on top, just above Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar. Since March, over 13,000 flags and […]

18.06.2014 · Filled under: Home & Garden, International Stars, Sports & Recreation ·
Brazil scoring World Cup tourism goal

Brazil scoring World Cup tourism goal

(RIO DE JANEIRO-AFP) – Four days after the host nation set the ball rolling with a win over Croatia, Brazil is also winning off the pitch and hitting its World Cup tourism goals, the government said Monday. “The balance sheet for the first few days of the World Cup is generally very positive,” Tourism Minister […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Sports & Recreation ·
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ receives international trailer

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ receives international trailer

(Relaxnews) – As Glenn Close’s haughty Nova Corps commander would have it, “the fate of 12 billion people is in the hands of a thief, two thugs, a murderer and a maniac.” For Peter Quill, played by Chris Pratt, he and his motley crew have a chance to protect the galaxy and prevent a powerful […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
London Collections: Men – Burberry Prorsum sends out a color-filled collection

London Collections: Men – Burberry Prorsum sends out a color-filled collection

(Relaxnews) – The British luxury brand served up one of the stand-out shows at the Spring-Summer 2015 menswear collections in London. Burberry creative director (and now also CEO) Christopher Bailey was inspired by 20th century British travel writer Bruce Chatwin for his latest men’s pieces. Bailey sent out a collection featuring multicolored sneakers, denim shirts with […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Chanel-owned Barrie opens Paris store

Chanel-owned Barrie opens Paris store

(Relaxnews) – The Scottish cashmere label opened its first store Monday, debuting the brand in the City of Light. When Parisian luxury brand Chanel first announced it was buying knitwear house Barrie, some people were surprised by the French fashion giant’s interest in the small cashmere specialists who had been quietly turning out top-quality knits for some of […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars ·
One third of UK cat owners Skype with their pet

One third of UK cat owners Skype with their pet

(Relaxnews) – Over one third of UK cat owners Skype or FaceTime their pet, with men particularly keen to speak to their feline friends over the phone, it has been revealed. A poll for the greetings card company Hallmark showed that 23 percent of British men spent time talking to their cat on the phone, a greater […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Offbeat, Online ·
Ryanair launches its online travel guides

Ryanair launches its online travel guides

(Relaxnews) – For those who wonder what to do once they’ve reached one of Ryanair’s 186 destinations across 30 countries, the low-cost carrier has published comprehensive online guides that can be downloaded for free. These new guides cover everything from hotel, dining and shopping listings, to sightseeing information, as well as nightlife activities, in a […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Destinations, Online ·
@HiddenCash rolls out $2,000 treasure hunt to New York

@HiddenCash rolls out $2,000 treasure hunt to New York

(NEW YORK-AFP) – The frenzied scavenger hunt for large sums of cash hidden in public hit New York on Saturday, with $2,000 in envelopes stashed across Central Park and Brooklyn. The brainchild of a group of wealthy friends in California, it is the first time the treasure hunt comes to New York, having sparked Internet-driven […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: News ·
A rock chic makeup line for YSL this fall

A rock chic makeup line for YSL this fall

(Relaxnews) – French luxury house Yves Saint Laurent found inspiration in leather for its Fall 2014 makeup line. With patent stilettos, jackets and handbags, leather accessories have recently invaded haute couture shows and fashion as a whole. With this in mind, Lloyd Simmonds, Yves Saint Laurent Beauté Make-Up Creative Director, chose the material as inspiration […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: News ·
Louis Vuitton goes to the World Cup

Louis Vuitton goes to the World Cup

(Relaxnews) – The Parisian luxury brand will be center stage at the World Cup final on Sunday, July 13. Louis Vuitton’s handiwork will be broadcast around the world when the World Cup trophy is taken out of its bespoke monogram case and presented to the winning captain following the final of the global football bonanza. […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Sports & Recreation ·
‘Super’ banana to face first human trial

‘Super’ banana to face first human trial

(SYDNEY-AFP) – A super-enriched banana genetically engineered to improve the lives of millions of people in Africa will soon have its first human trial, which will test its effect on vitamin A levels, Australian researchers said Monday. The project plans to have the special banana varieties — enriched with alpha and beta carotene which the […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Top 10 trends in natural and organic foods

Top 10 trends in natural and organic foods

(Relaxnews) – Lentils, beets, and bee-less honey. These are some of the foods that are predicted to become growing trends in the natural and organic food world, says a trendspotting report out of the US. In their top 10 list, the folks over at marketing and communications firm Sterling-Rice Group, offer up a prediction of […]

17.06.2014 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Wealthy Chinese buy space flight tickets: report

Wealthy Chinese buy space flight tickets: report

(BEIJING-AFP) – More than 300 Chinese space enthusiasts have booked tickets costing nearly $100,000 for a five minute trip to outer space, official media reported Friday. The 305 buyers snapped up tickets for a trip with Dutch firm Space Expedition Corp (SXC) when they went on sale on Taobao, an online retail website, the state-run […]

16.06.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Brazuca: the celebrity football with over 1 million Twitter followers

Brazuca: the celebrity football with over 1 million Twitter followers

(Relaxnews) – The official World Cup ball, the Brazuca, is fast becoming a social media sensation, having hit one million followers on Twitter over the weekend, with its online fan base rapidly expanding day by day. Adidas celebrated the success of the first-ever World Cup match ball to have a Twitter account with a commemorative […]

Keanu Reeves to replace Daniel Craig in ‘The Whole Truth’

Keanu Reeves to replace Daniel Craig in ‘The Whole Truth’

(Relaxnews) – Hollywood icon Keanu Reeves will fill the spot left by Daniel Craig to headline this new film that had been on hold in recent weeks. Just a few days before production started back in April, “The Whole Truth” lost its star, Daniel Craig, who pulled out of the project for unknown reasons. The […]

16.06.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·